Sediment Remediation Engineer in North Syracuse, NY at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

-We can offer you the best of both worlds:  the stability and recognition of an industry powerhouse coupled with the entrepreneurial spirit needed to conquer emerging markets.  On our team, you will be instrumental in delivering landmark commercial projects supporting global initiatives in Environmental Remediation and Design. We have a "Can Do" approach and are looking for colleagues with the same mindset, thriving in a high energy environment and up for a challenge. We believe in building careers as well as projects.

We are actively looking for a highly technical Engineer with experience in Sediment Remediation, including completion of feasibility study evaluations and detailed design, to join our growing team. Parsons has played a leadership role in many of the largest and most complex sediment remediation projects completed to date.  We have a broad portfolio of projects currently in process that includes all phases of sediment remediation, including site investigations, Feasibility Studies, design, construction management and long-term monitoring.

Position Overview

Our Sediment Engineers support remediation programs from proposal and initial investigations through design, construction, monitoring and site closeout.  In this role, you will develop and/or supervise the development of environmental engineering products that meet our customer requirements.  This includes defining the problem, establishing the work scope, preparing the budget and schedule, planning the work, providing technical direction, completing engineering analys, generation of work products, and reporting the work status.

Typical products may include, detailed calculations, drawings, procurement documents, design and installation packages, proposal evaluations, technical reports, and detailed analyses.  You will develop and implement remediation solutions for our clients, which includes preparing engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs. 

We expect that you are proficient at managing project tasks independently (e.g., field programs and detailed designs) and developing written reports for final internal reviews and managing task and/or project costs and schedule.

This position would be based out of the Syracuse, NY, Boston, MA, or Somerset, NJ office.  Willingness to travel to supplier, client, or construction site locations, is expected.   

Job Requirements:

4-year degree in an engineering or related curriculum.

5+years relevant industry experience performing sediment design and related tasks is preferred.   

Professional Engineer (PE) certificate preferable or ability to obtain PE within 1 year

Proficiency in various computer software applications typically used within the assigned discipline.


Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.


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