Environmental Scientist

at ICF in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Are you an Environmental Scientist or Hydro/Geologist with experience in Superfund and site remediation? Come join our team today!

ICF is looking for a Environmental Scientist to support our EPA contract with the Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation (OSRTI) on technical projects designed to leverage hands-on knowledge and experience with site characterization and remediation technologies to promote improvements to the cleanup of contaminated sites.

What you’ll do:

+ Provide site-specific technical assistance to EPA to solve a wide range of technical issues related to site characterization, remediation, and long-term management of contaminated sites, including reuse and redevelopment.

+ Identify, evaluate, and document ways to improve contaminated site cleanup including technologies, approaches, strategies, and best practices.

+ Support improvements to EPA’s management of environmental data from contaminated site cleanups including developing effective data management approaches and plans.

+ Manage a range of technical projects.

+ Work directly with clients on a day-to-day basis.

What you’ll need:

+ Bachelor’s degree in geology, hydrogeology, engineering, chemistry or geosciences.

+ 6+ years of experience conducting site characterization and remediation of contaminated sites, and advanced sampling methodologies, including managing technical projects.

+ Experience preparing technical plans and reports for clients and external stakeholders.

+ Understanding of EPA cleanup program policy and processes (e.g., Superfund, RCRA, Brownfields).

+ OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training is preferred.

What we would love for to have:

+ Master’s degree preferred.

+ Team player with demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

+ Demonstrated ability to effectively interact with clients.

+ Excellent written and oral communications skills.

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth.

We can only solve the world’s toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy ( .

COVID-19 Policy: New or prospective U.S. employees must provide proof of complete vaccination on the date of their commencement of employment. If selected for employment, you will provide proof of your full vaccination status, defined as vaccinated two weeks after receiving the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA.

Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law (\files/employers/poster\screen\reader\optimized.pdf) and Pay Transparency Statement (\English\unformattedESQA508c.pdf) .

Pay Range – There are multiple factors that are considered in determining final salary for a position, including, but not limited to, relevant work experience, skills, certifications and competencies that align to the specified role, geographic location, education and certifications as well as contract provisions regarding labor categories that are specific to the position. The salary range for Colorado is -


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Job Posting: JC222472664

Posted On: Aug 31, 2022

Updated On: Oct 16, 2022