NewFields is seeking a Senior Environmental or Civil Engineer to
join our hardworking and innovative team of scientists and
engineers to conduct engineering analyses and field investigations,
prepare designs for sediment remediation (dredging, treatment,
capping), aquatic environmental restoration, and provide oversight
of construction management duties for projects designed by our
team. You will own or play a lead role in building new client
relationships, enhancing existing client relationships, planning
and scoping new projects, managing and mentoring our staff, and
ensuring our work is executed with the highest standards.
Reporting to the NewFields Sediment Management & Marine Sciences
Partners, you will collaborate closely with the rest of our science
and engineering team, as well as our 17 other NewFields office
locations. You will be ready to tackle any complex issues thrown
your way, while maintaining a positive attitude and an eye towards
the future of the business.
Job Location: Edmonds, WA
Compensation: $90,000+ Annually; BOE
NewFields is an environmental, engineering, and construction
management consulting ?rm, with approximately 350 employees and 17
offices around the world. We provide access to a global network of
recognized experts and professionals who work together to resolve
our clients complex business needs. Our corporate office is located
in Atlanta, GA. Our Edmonds, WA office is in the heart of downtown
Edmonds within easy walking distance to several restaurants, coffee
shops, and retail stores. We are a short walk to the ferry terminal
and Brackett's Landing Beach Park.
Education: A Masters or Bachelors degree in
environmental or civil engineering.
Licensing: Current P.E. license in Washington,
Oregon, and/or California, or ability to obtain P.E. licenses in
Experience: A minimum of at least ten years of
progressively increasing engineering-related experience.
Physical Demands: Position requires
sitting/standing for long periods of time, extended hours working
on a computer and lifting up to 30 pounds. Field assignments can be
in a variety of environments and cultures, including difficult and
diverse climates. During field assignments, standing, squatting,
bending, and lifting up to 30 pounds may be required over prolonged
periods of time.
Travel: Travel to project sites located in the
United States, and abroad. It is expected approximately 80-90% of
work time will be spent within the home office of the
Work Location: NewFields supports our employees
ability to work from home (remotely) in response to state and local
COVID-19 guidelines. As COVID-19 conditions improve and as state
and local guidelines allow, it is anticipated that the candidate
would report to the Edmonds, WA office.
Project Management, Field Work, Client Deliverable
- Support large engineering design projects and lead small
engineering design projects including, development of design
drawings, technical specifications, design reports, technical
memoranda, project manuals, and performing contract administration
tasks. The objective of many of the projects will involve designing
environmental restoration and remediation of contaminated sediment
- Provide support and/or supervision for environmental
investigations/studies, including planning, implementation,
analysis, interpretation, and reporting aspects.
- Interpret engineering and environmental data to develop
conclusions and/or achieve established objectives.
- Work with a variety of scientists (particularly chemists and
oceanographers) to devise creative and effective means to mitigate
various contaminants in ongoing sources to aquatic environments and
sediments to achieve regulatory compliance.
- Supporting other Project Managers through application of
various technical and writing skills to achieve established
- Participating in NewFields projects acquired and managed by
others, as needed.
- Preparing quality technical products under your supervision (or
as assigned) on-time, measured by internal or external client
Networking, Marketing, and Business Development
- Support and lead marketing and proposal efforts for sediment
Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Studies (RI/FS), remedial
design, and construction oversight.
- Create, budget, design client proposals; present proposals to
existing and new clients.
- Mentor staff, including Engineers in Training (EITs).
- Interact with other NewFields offices; promote cross-discipline
- Attention to Detail: accurate, patient, and
methodical, without getting caught in the weeds.
- Professional Competency: track record of
career progression in the field, with a passion to help and support
- Resilience & Adaptability: ability to solve
problems in the face of ambiguity and constant change. Bias for
- Trust & Respect: respect and inclusiveness.
High openness to feedback, respect for the opinions and differences
of others, and a tendency to always assume the positive intent of
- Interpersonal Strength: able to relate
comfortably with people across levels, departments and geographies,
actively engaging input, listening with empathy and concern, and
driving collaborative outcomes.
- Business Insight: in-depth understanding of
underlying business dynamics and organizational behaviors.
Maintains an eye toward future policies, capabilities, and trends
within the business.
- Communicates Effectively: effective in a
variety of communication settings one-on-one or group, written or
verbal, formal or informal, among diverse styles and
positions/levels. Delivers messages in clear, compelling, and
- Ethics & Integrity: Unquestionable integrity,
credibility and character who has demonstrated high moral and
NewFields believes that in order to attract and retain the best
and brightest employees, we need to offer an outstanding benefits
package. We provide paid vacation, sick and parental leave, along
with ten (10) paid holidays. We offer the following:
Medical and Prescription Drug Coverage
Health Savings Account (HSA)
401k and Roth
Basic Life / Accidental Death & Dismemberment