Environmental Consulting Jobs

Environmental Consulting Overview


Environmental Consulting is an expansive field that encompasses a number of professional occupations including Geographers and Sustainability Advisors. Individuals who adopt the role of consultant may be self-employed or employed by a consulting agency. They provide a variety of temporary contract services to private companies, government agencies and other organizations. Environmental Consultants design surveys, conduct laboratory tests and examine policies to help their client identify potential environmental hazards. Results are delivered in the form of written reports and presentations to decision-makers within the client organization.

Environmental Consulting Education Requirements


While some specific training may be provided by the consulting agency, the Environmental Consulting field demands that professionals possess a thorough grasp of complex and technical subject matter. A bachelor's degree is considered the minimum for entry for most positions. Many individuals pursue a more advanced degree. Job seekers should have a sound education in geography, chemistry, biology and other natural sciences. A practical understanding of environmental law and local policy is also vital for successful Environmental Consultants.

Individuals who wish to pursue a career in Environmental Consulting should be self-motivated and capable of working independently. As consultants, they must be able to speak from a position of authority to provide accurate and detailed guidance to the client organization. Since most employment is done under contract, positions at a particular organization or company are usually short-lived.

Environmental Consulting Job Market


The impact of human civilization on the environment continues to grow. So does the need for qualified Environmental Consultants. Employment for consulting specialists in the field is expected to grow by 28 percent between 2008 and 2018, a much greater projected growth than the majority of occupations. Individuals interested in the field can also pursue careers in environmental health as well as environmental sustainability.

Environmental Consulting Jobs Salary


Environmental Consultants earned a median annual wage of more than $61,000 in 2009. Of these, the lowest 10 percent had an annual salary of $37,000 or less, while the top 10 percent of earners saw an income of more than $122,000.
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Groundwater & Environmental Services Louisiana, TX
GES’ Baton Rouge, Louisiana office seeks a Senior Project Manager to oversee diverse environmental projects for Oil & Gas and Industrial clients. Responsibilities: Supports successful project progression by proving senior level oversight, ensuring regulatory/policy compliance, and contributing expert technical input on more complex projects Provides senior review and senior approval to document...
Groundwater & Environmental Services Massachusetts, TX
Our Boston area Westford, Massachusetts office seeks a Project Manager with an environmental consulting background to join their team. Responsibilities and Duties: Oversees a portfolio of diverse environmental projects and supervises technical staff. Manages client interaction and financial and resource allocation. Provides senior project oversight and expert technical input on complex project...
Deloitte & Touche L.L.P. Falls Church, VA, 22040
Deloitte Consulting LLP Deloitte Consulting LLP is one of the world's leading management consulting firms for executable strategy, operations, technology, and human capital advisory services. The consulting practice is built around integrated core capabilities - people, process and technology and industry expertise - the capabilities needed to help clients to tackle their most complex challenges ...
Pace Life Sciences Columbus, OH, 43216
Category : Sales/Business Dev. Location/City : OH - Columbus Id : 1211 Summary:Pace Analytical Services, Inc. is seeking an Account Executive to sell our Analytical Laboratory Services in the Ohio market area. Our top sales people are former Environmental Consultants.Responsibilities: Duties will include: direct sales, territory travel, client presentations, proposal development and other busin...
SWCA Environmental Consultants is seeking to fill the position of Permian Basin Services Lead for our New Mexico operations. This position is a regular, full-time salaried position, reporting to the Albuquerque Principal. The successful candidate will be located in southeastern New Mexico – preferably in Carlsbad, Artesia, or Hobbs. Salary will be based on individual qualifications and experience....
Pace Life Sciences Cincinnati, OH, 45201
Category : Sales/Business Dev. Location/City : OH - Cincinnati Id : 1192 Summary:Pace Analytical Services, Inc., a leading national environmental laboratory with offices throughout the country has an opportunity within its Southern Ohio/ Western KY territory for an Environmental Sales Professional. Our top sales people are former Environmental Consultants.Responsibilities: Direct sales Territor...
Environmental & Occupational Laguna Hills, CA
MAKE A POSITIVE IMPACT ON THE WORLD EVERY DAY This senior level consultant will be instrumental in helping to grow our Southern California Environmental Health Safety and Sustainability Consulting business. This exciting position has both business development and technical consulting responsibilities, so we are looking for a unique individual who has both senior level technical EHS&S expertise, l...
GENERAL SUMMARY: Position is on the research staff of a private, not-for-profit management consulting firm headquartered in McLean, VA. The great majority of the firm’s clients are federal agencies. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible for conducting economic studies and analyses on a variety of topics relating to federal programs in the defense and non-defense areas. The analyses ...
Project Civil/Environmental Engineer or Geologist Experienced in Stormwater – San Diego, CA The TRC San Diego, CA office is seeking a talented, motivated, and experienced Civil/Environmental Engineer or Geologist for immediate employment in the San Diego, CA office. This position will act as project engineer/Geologist on stormwater compliance, erosion control, and engineering projects. The posit...
Integral Consulting Inc. (www.integral-corp.com) is a national science and engineering firm providing multidisciplinary services in the fields of environmental science and engineering, health, ecology, aquatic sciences, geology and hydrology, atmospheric science and environmental chemistry. We are currently seeking an Entry-Level Hydrogeologist/Environmental Engineer for our Salt Lake City, UT, of...
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. We are a diverse company, including individuals with expertise in science, research, engineering, construction, and information technology. Our strength is in collectively providing integrated services, delivering the best solutions to meet our clients' needs. With more than 14,000 employees, 350 offices...
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. We are a diverse company, including individuals with expertise in science, research, engineering, construction, and information technology. Our strength is in collectively providing integrated services, delivering the best solutions to meet our clients' needs. With more than 14,000 employees, 350 offices...
Civil/Environmental Engineer Pacific Western Technologies, Ltd. – Lakewood, CO Pacific Western Technologies, Ltd. (PWT) is a professional-services firm specializing in providing both public- and private-sector clients with environmental engineering and environmental science consulting services, as well as facility management, information management, and project management support. PWT contribute...
Environmental – Office Practice Leader TRC, a national engineering, consulting and construction management firm providing integrated services to the energy, environmental, and infrastructure markets is currently looking for a highly motivated and driven Office Practice Leader to lead our Environmental business sector in the Pittsburgh, PA region. Our multidisciplinary project teams provide turnke...
. MAKE A POSTIVE IMPACT ON THE WORLD EVERY DAY This could be your ideal job if you have 1 - 3 years of experience in general EH&S, and are interested in the dynamic world of consulting. In this role you will be working either on site at one of our client locations as an extension of their EHS organization and/or working on a variety of consulting projects within the Texas/Louisiana Gulf Coast. P...
Build your career at ConAgra Foods. At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-pac...
SITEX Environmental, Inc. (SITEX) is currently recruiting an Environmental Specialist/Industrial Hygienist. SITEX is a full-service environmental consulting firm with more than 30 years of experience in providing customized Environmental Health and Safety, Remediation Support, and Real Estate Due Diligence services. We have an extensive background in performing emergency planning and first-respons...
Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Manager For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias –: ***** CLASSIFICATION: US - (IN) SALARY: 78,000 – 88,000 LOCATION: Indianapolis, IN TYPE OF COMPANY: Manufacturing EXPERIENCE: 3-15 Years DEGREE: Bachelor’s Degree Required JOB TITLE: Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Manager JOB DESCRIPTION: · Will manage Environmen...
Consulting and remediation firm, is seeking motivated environmental professionals. The ideal candidate is responsible, bright, and energetic; has outstanding communication skills, works independently, is eager to learn new skills, and take on new challenges. Candidates should possess a BS degree in environmental science, geology, engineering or a related discipline, have completed OSHA 40-hour HAZ...
TITLE: Environmental Health and Safety Specialist REPORTS TO: Manager, Environmental Health and Safety LOCATION: Watsonville, CA CLASSIFICATION: Regular, Full-Time POSITION PURPOSE: The Environmental Health and Safety Specialist ensures compliance with all OSHA/Cal-OSHA regulations. The position will implement required and essential training programs to all employees. The position is responsi...

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