Montrose Environmental Group, Inc.

  • Staff Scientist

    Job Locations US-CA-Irvine
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/5/2018 4:55 PM)
    # of Openings
    Field Services
  • Responsibilities

    Montrose Environmental Group, Inc. is a high-growth Environmental Services company offering (i) Measurement and Analytical services and (ii) Environmental Resiliency and Sustainability services to a diverse range of clients in industry and government throughout the United States and abroad.  Our qualified engineers, scientists, technicians, associates and policy experts are proud of our ability to objectively help industry, the public and regulators work constructively together on environmental opportunities.


    We are looking for a Staff Scientist who will be joining our team based out of Irvine, CA.  This individual will work with project managers to conduct field work and prepare deliverables for numerous projects involving environmental remediation services in the Southern California area.  As needed, conduct field work, which will include sampling and oversight.  Field work will include, but is not limited to, soil, groundwater, air, surface water and sediment sampling.


    • Conduct environmental investigation and remediation field work.
    • Responsible for preparation and completion of project deliverables.
    • Participate in emergency response services (including 24/7 on-call)
    • Plan and procure all necessary equipment for project execution.
    • Keep up-to-date and current on industry trends by completing formal training, reviewing professional publications, and attending professional workshops.
    • Practice safe work practices by following all Company safety rules and OSHA regulations, including attendance at all required safety training programs.
    • Participate in continuous improvement programs and provide support to team efforts.
    • Perform other duties as assigned


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental/Earth Sciences, Engineering, or related field from an accredited university.
    • 4+ years of environmental related experience including demonstrated progress in consulting.
    • Strong knowledge of applicable Federal, state and local regulations.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office software
    • Ability/willingness to travel
    • Must possess a valid driver’s license
    • Ability to interface with cross-functional teams and all levels of personnel/management
    • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
    • Solid organization and time management skills
    • Effective verbal and written communication skills, must have legible handwriting
    • Able to work independently
    • English language competency
    • Must be able to successfully complete a medical exam designed to evaluate the ability to perform physical requirements of the position (e.g. bending, kneeling, standing, confined space entry, and lifting and carrying objects weighing 30 pounds) with or without reasonable accommodation
    • Must be able to wear a respirator.    

    Preferred Skills

    • Safety, HAZWOPER



    Montrose Environmental Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age (40 and over), ancestry, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), denial of Family and Medical Care Leave, disability (mental and physical) including HIV and AIDS, marital status, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, military and veteran status, national origin (including language use restrictions), race, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation.


    As permitted by applicable law, employment with Montrose is at-will.


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