• Senior Project Engineer, Remediation

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    Job Locations
    US-PA-Aston | US-MA-Boston | US-CO-Denver
  • Company Overview

    The Vertex Companies, Inc. is regarded as one of the premier engineering, construction, environmental and IT companies serving many top insurance companies, real estate owners, contractors, banks, real estate investors and attorneys across the country. The Vertex Companies, Inc. has 25 offices worldwide and a dedicated staff of over 450 engineers, architects, environmental, and construction professionals. The Vertex Companies, Inc. offers comprehensive solutions for construction and environmental exposures. With 55,000 projects completed since inception, our experience speaks for itself.


    In late 2013, The Vertex Companies, Inc. implemented an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP). The Vertex Companies, Inc.'s employee-owners help our clients identify and mitigate risks to a project’s physical, environmental and economic well-being; it drives every decision we make. We offer highly personalized and customized service to address highly specialized challenges. By applying technical and scientific skills to our clients’ real business challenges, VERTEX creates integrated solutions that minimize risks while achieving the required results.


    For more information about VERTEX visit us here http://vertexeng.com/.


    The Vertex Companies, Inc. is looking for dynamic, energetic individuals who welcome the challenge of joining our Environmental Remediation team in Aston, PA or Boston, MA offices. The Vertex Companiesm inc. is a rapidly growing, multi-discipline consulting firm that is looking to add to our team of talented individuals!

    The Senior Project Engineer for will enjoy the challenge of working on multiple projects on a fast-paced schedule, providing project management and engineering for projects across the country, and oversight and direction to junior staff. More specific details are described below.

    Core Responsibilities

    • Represent VERTEX to the client in a professional manner
    • Manage multiple large-scale projects nationwide within established budget and schedules
    • Develop and coordinate scheduling of project work and deliverables
    • Provide direction to junior level staff in completion of the above
    • Select, direct and, where needed, oversee subcontractor activities
    • Review and implement Health and Safety Plans for project work
    • Make employee safety a priority both in-house and on-site, in accordance with corporate policy
    • Prepare, review, and submit final reports

    Position Requirements

    • Experience in the management and execution of remediation, hazardous materials and demolition of structures as well as environmental compliance, including:
      • Compliance
        • Stormwater/wastewater (NPDES programs)
        • Waste management (state and RCRA programs)
        • PCBs
        • Asbestos
      • Remedial Design/Remedial Action
        • Soil and waste removals
        • Groundwater treatment
      • Building Demolition
        • Hazardous materials identification and removal
        • Estimating
    • Experience with preparation of design drawings and specifications 
    • Ability to support efforts to expand client services with existing and new clients as part of ongoing business development
    • Able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with co-workers, clients and subcontractors
    • Able to work with minimal oversight, but take direction from Senior managers
    • Track time from staff (weekly timesheet management)
    • Train new staff as needed
    • Other project duties as assigned by senior staff
    • Provide direction and mentoring to junior staff




    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering


    • 8 to 10 years of experience

    Knowledge & Skills

    • Knowledge of computer operations and standard software packages (word processing, spreadsheets, Adobe) required


    • Position requires Health & Safety Certification pursuant to OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 (HAZWOPER 40 Hour), training provided if necessary
    • OSHA-10 or -30 certification required, training provided if necessary
    • P.E. license or other state site remediation certification (LSP, LSRP, LEP), a plus

    Physical Requirements

    • Walk job sites during inspections, sometimes on uneven terrain


    EEO Statement

    The Vertex Companies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity. M/F/D/V. 11


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