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Stantec Environmental Engineer in Training in DES MOINES, Iowa

Environmental Engineer in Training - ( 2200037U )


Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Opportunity

As an Environmental Engineer you will work with close guidance and supervision on tasks and smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a senior engineer/designer. You will participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and specification of engineering principles to select the best plan involving the collaboration with multiple stakeholders and expertise within the company. You will assist in verifying compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards/practices.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Works with other engineering disciplines and professionals in the coordination of the project under the direction of a senior engineer/designer.

  • Reviews data and writes report; develop and implement work plans

  • Assist with design work on soil and ground water remediation and environmental compliance projects

  • Performs field work as directed by a senior engineer/ designer.

  • Assists with basic engineering duties on projects of various complexity.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the senior engineering staff.

  • Providing environmental monitoring services on projects

  • Assist with onsite construction observation, contractor coordination, and daily inspection reports.

  • Assist with the review of contractor submittals, respond to Requests for Information (RFIs), and as-built survey review.

  • Able to liaise between clients, contractors, regulatory officials and third parties on-site.

  • Working understanding of policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training (as required).


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Basic understanding of all phases of engineering document production.

  • Knowledge of technical specifications and bid documents

  • Recognizes when technical problems are developing and initiates appropriate corrective actions.

  • Ability to check own work for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Ability to perform construction observation and coordinate with Contractors.

  • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner, both in writing and in person, with clients, employees and visitors.

  • Excellent communication and writing skills

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Civil, Chemical, Environmental, Water Resources and EIT; Minimum of 0-5 years of experience. Working toward licensure.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-Iowa-Des Moines

Job : Environmental Engineer - EIT

Organization : BC-1937 Environmental Services-US North Central

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Sep 15, 2022, 1:26:59 PM

Req ID: 2200037U

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans