Environmental Scientist

Company: Aerotek (We are required to keep the name of our client confidential until the interview process has been set up) — Our client is a global engineering, management, and design company most heavily involved in the environmental field.

Openings: Currently in need of 20 people.

  • 5 to 10 will be offered permanent positions with the company which has strong career paths for aspiring engineers, geologists, and scientists.

Job Title: Environmental Scientist

Pay: Depends on relevant experience (overtime is available)


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or science related to — forestry, geology, landscape, or agriculture. This would include fields such as: environmental engineering, environmental science, soil science, earth science, agriculture, arboriculture etc.
  • Multiple years/summers of landscaping or related experience can be substituted for the specific degree requirement.
  • Vehicle to get to work.

Work Environment: Sites will be available throughout the 5 boroughs, positions available in all areas. Most work will be within whichever borough you are initially working in.

Hours: Monday – Friday / 7AM – 3PM

Timeline: Project is expected to start the 1st week of March and will last through the end of June at the very minimum

Job Description/Potential Daily Responsibilities:

  • Email from Project Manager where to start the day
  • Meet Superintendent at job site by 7 am
  • Observe/coordinate with contractors on site
  • Coordinate with Project Manager to make sure staff is all present (Parks & Contractors)
  • Ensure proper safety measures are followed
  • Work together with Parks Department officials and other contractors
  • Use spec book and understand contents to carry out daily tasks
  • Look at soil and plant material and evaluate soil for proper use
  • Install correct trees by matching species (tag on trees and soils)
  • Record and track measurements for items such as trees and plants installed/planted/excavated
  • Write daily reports in Google Docs


  • Training period is provided with the company during the first week and will cover all information needed to perform the job.

Interview Date: Interviews will occur on February 12th, 2019

For those interested, please send an email to fparada@aerotek.com with an up-to-date resume in order to set up a time & date to speak further in relation to the position.

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