Senior Project Geologist in Philadelphia, PA at Pennoni

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.



Job Responsibilities

Pennoni Associates, a leading engineering and design consulting firm, is currently seeking a Senior Project Geologist to perform the following, but not limited to:   

  • Developing Scope, Schedule and fee on Projects
  • Coordinate and Mentor Junior Staff
  • Generate new business development opportunities (position is a seller/doer role)
  • Assisting in groundwater and system performance monitoring
  • Preparing environmental compliance plans, permits, and reports for air quality, hazardous waste, spill prevention, storm water, and wastewater
  • Performing Phase I and II environmental site assessments to support property transfer transactions
  • Communicating with subcontractors, regulatory agents, tenants, and clients during field activities
  • Conducting field work, including sampling, remedial pilot tests, construction oversight, and remedial system operation and maintenance 


Job Requirements

Required Attributes:

  • B.S. degree in Geology is required
  • 5-10 years of experience
  • Experience managing site investigation and remediation projects in the mid-Atlantic region
  • PA Geology License required; DE, NY or FL a plus

Preferred Attributes:

  • Strong technical writing, computer and communication skills.
  • Thorough understanding of the following:
    • Act 2 (Pennsylvania’s Land Recycling Program)
    • CERCLA (Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act)
    • RCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act)
    • TSCA (Toxic Substances Control Act)
    • NPDES (National Pollution Discharge Elimination System)
    • ISRA (New Jersey Industrial Site Cleanup Act)
    • Solid Waste
    • Residual Waste
    • Safe Drinking Water Act
    • SARA (Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act) Title III
    • UST (Underground Storage Tank) regulatory programs


Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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