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Staff Scientist- Site Mitigation 573 CLOSED


Partner is seeking a full-time entry level Staff Scientist to support our Site Mitigation Team in our Santa Ana, CA office to work on projects throughout the western United States. The group focuses on site characterization, risk assessments, implementation of remedial actions, regulatory interaction, litigation support and expert witness.



  • Collecting environmental samples and overseeing field investigations
  • Organizing data and evaluating data through technical graphics (2D and 3D programs)
  • Soil Gas Surveys
  • Underground Storage Tank Removal Oversight
  • Groundwater Monitoring Well Installation
  • Vapor Extraction Well Installation
  • Quarterly Groundwater Monitoring
  • Remedial System Permitting
  • Support to Project Managers During Remedial System Installation
  • Operation and Maintenance of Remedial Systems



  • Excellent writing skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Word and Excel
  • Experience with MS Project, CAD and Corel draw are a plus
  • Willingness to learn data management computer programs
  • Capable of conducting site reconnaissance
  • Knowledge of data compilation and organization
  • Knowledge of California environmental regulations



  • Minimum - Bachelor Degree from accredited university in geology, engineering, or environmental sciences. Background in chemistry a plus.
  • Relevant Master’s Degree is a plus
  • Current 40 hour HAZWOPER training a plus



  • Must be able to read, write, speak and comprehend English
  • Must be able to communicate clearly in person and over the telephone
  • Visual acuity adequate to perform job duties, including reading information from printed sources and computer screen
  • Requires frequent bending, reaching, and standing, walking, sitting, pushing and pulling exerted regularly throughout the work shift.
  • Required frequent travel in the Los Angeles area
Santa Ana, CA