Senior Toxicologist/Project Manager

Job Specific Skills/Duties:

  1. You perform diverse technical and project functions on large projects, and often manage more than one project at a time.
  2. You serve as the primary contact for client counterparts.
  3. You manage projects to meet client requirements in accordance with scope, budget, and schedules.
  4. You manage conflict among contractors and support staff.
  5. You perform independent timely evaluations of information in complicated and dynamic situations.
  6. You effectively and efficiently perform literature and database searches for relevant toxicological information.
  7. You conduct risk assessment modeling, developing alternative toxicity values, risk assessments procedures, and cleanup criteria.
  8. You prepare and review technical reports and proposals.
  9. You effectively mentor and coach junior staff.
  10. You produce remedial action plans based on the client’s land use plans and constraints.
  11. You conduct analysis of data quality objectives in support of remedial decisions.
  12. You evaluate and select the most cost-effective mix of remediation, engineering controls, and resource restrictions to support land use plans and constraints.
  13. You generate and communicate accurate site conceptual models.
  14. You analyze transport and exposure pathways and discern their relevancy.
  15. You design sampling programs to support remedial decisions.
  16. You ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  17. You specify and supervise environmental data collection efforts (groundwater, soil, surface water, sediments, air).
  18. You demonstrate the ability and judgment to specify and generate maps, tables, and figures that capture relevant hydrogeologic information.
  19. You express, communicate, and present conclusions and results in clear written and oral reports to diverse audiences.
  20. You effectively use Windows-based personal computers and word processing and spreadsheet software


Education And/Or Experience:

  1. MS degree in Toxicology and more than 10 years of professional experience in environmental consulting/engineering or related field
  2. Experience must demonstrate ability to apply a broad knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures of particular field of specialization to the completion of difficult assignments
  3. Professional certification is preferred

Physical Demands:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and speak and hear. The employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 pounds. The employee must regularly operate a computer and other office equipment (copier, fax, etc.). Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, the ability to adjust focus, and the ability to judge distances.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts; in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to extreme cold to extreme heat and can expect to encounter toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Employee must be able to make frequent trips to local sites and travel via air and land on temporary assignments. Land travel may require the use of company or personal vehicles. Therefore, a valid driver's license in good standing is required.