Golder Associates Senior Project Engineer in NEWARK, New Jersey

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Senior Project Engineer to join our Infrastructure team on a full time basis based in Mount Laurel or Newark, NJ office.

In this role you will have the opportunity to use your experience and knowledge to manage and lead environmental remediation projects for clients in the infrastructure, manufacturing, waste, and power sectors, with the opportunity to develop local, regional, and national clients, and mentor junior staff.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • Six to eight years of experience with environmental remediation projects.

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, Master of Science Preferred.

  • Professional Engineer (or ability to obtain quickly through reciprocity) in New Jersey.

  • Intimate knowledge of state and Federal environmental regulations and guidance documents;

  • Leveraging your past experiences and knowledge to become a respected technical and business team member within Golder in your areas of practice.

  • Strong technical writing ability directly applicable to environmental investigation, design and construction reports (large and small projects), letter reports, design memoranda and client correspondence. This technical writing ability includes the ability to constructively and critically review documents prepared by junior staff.

  • Experience with development of technical proposals and Statement of Qualifications for consulting services for public and private sector clients.

  • Experience with the development of design drawings and construction documents and the ability to lead an environmental remediation or civil project from conceptual design through detailed design and construction.

  • Demonstrated project management experience.

  • Ability to direct and mentor junior staff.

  • Active participation in local professional organizations attended by clients and professional colleagues.

  • Maintaining Golder’s commitment to project technical excellence, client service, health and safety, and sustainability at the forefront of all work activities.

  • Assignments may require some travel

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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*Title: *Senior Project Engineer**

*Location: *NJ-NEWARK**

*Requisition ID: *18000931**

  • Provide technical expertise to Golder project teams and clients with investigation, design and construction for environmental remediation projects;

  • Prepare technical reports and work plans;

  • Prepare local and state permit applications;

  • Prepare Statements of Qualifications and technical proposals for public and private sector projects;

  • Provide field and office support for remediation, civil, and solid waste projects;

  • Review calculations and work products prepared by junior staff;

  • Complete hydrologic and hydraulic evaluations;

  • Design storm water management systems;

  • Design containment systems, including incorporation of geosynthetics materials;

  • Generate quantity and cost estimates;

  • Prepare permit and construction-level drawings and technical specifications; and,

  • Support construction management group activities.