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  • 21 Apr 2016 4:10 PM | Kelly McCormick

    SAVE THE DATE


    10th Annual NJSWEP Gala


    June 14, 2016


    The Boathouse at Mercer Lake

    334 South Post Road

    West Windsor, NJ 08550


    This year we will be honoring Leslie McGeorge of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Join us for a night of networking, dining, drinks and dessert!



    Registration and Sponsorship opportunity information to follow. 

  • 18 Apr 2016 12:55 PM | Kelly McCormick

    GIS Analyst

    1+ yrs exp

    Full-time

    Jersey City (Exchange Place) or Fairfield, NJ


    COMPANY: 


    Dresdner Robin is a pre-eminent land-use consultancy serving the New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Greater Philadelphia  markets.  Dresdner Robin’s mission is to enable its clients the ability to leverage strategic advantages in the market place by providing timely and effective consulting services supportive of sound risk-based decision making.  Dresdner Robin’s primary capabilities are Environmental Consulting (including LSRP services), Civil Engineering,  Landscape Architecture,  Land Surveying, and Planning.

    Diverse and Significant Clients:   Dresdner Robin serves both private and government clients by providing a broad spectrum of environmental consulting services to reclaim land for adaptive re-use, by providing state-of-the-art site design, and by managing clients’ projects through a complex set of environmental, zoning, and land-use regulations.

     

    Sophisticated Civil Design Services: Dresdner Robin’s civil engineering design capabilities include commercial and residential site plans, utility infrastructure, and roadway, marina and waterfront open space.  Site plan projects range from small lot, high-density urban developments to large scale residential and commercial site plans and subdivisions.  Dresdner Robin also has considerable design experience in storm water management, water distribution, and sanitary sewer systems.

     

    Did you know…..

    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN is the leading land use consultancy firm for the Hudson Waterfront (“New Jersey Gold Coast”) and working on the tallest building to be built in NJ?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN is considered a national pioneer in the adaptive use of Brownfield sites?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN was founded in Jersey City 35 years ago, and now has four offices?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN serves mostly private clients but performs sophisticated state and municipal work as well?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN’s spacious & modern Jersey City offices overlook the Hudson waterfront and are less than a block from the Exchange Place Path station?

    GIS Analyst - 1+ years experience

    Job Overview:
    Dresdner Robin is seeking a GIS Analyst to work in our Jersey City office.  The qualified candidate will be part of the environmental team, which is responsible for:

    • Licensed Site Remediation Professional (LSRP) Services
    • Preliminary Assessment/Phase I ESA/AAI
    • Soil & Groundwater Investigations
    • Underground Storage Tank Removal
    • Vapor Intrusion/Air Quality Monitoring
    • Ecological/Wetlands Studies
    • Brownfields Redevelopment
    • Remedial Design
    • Remedial Compliance Construction Oversight

    Job Qualifications:

    • BS/MS in Geography, Environmental Science/Geology,Computer Science or related field
    • One plus (1+) years practical GIS experience
    • Proficient in use of ESRI software (ArcGIS for Desktop, ArcGIS Online, Geodatabase design)
    • Strong attention to detail, interest in cartography, excellent communication and problem-solving skills
    • Familiar with Python, ModelBuilder, SQL and RDBMS.
    • Experience interpreting CAD based as-built drawings and converting data between CAD and GIS
    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access). 
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Knowledge of Windows based computer systems

    Dresdner Robin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

    Dresdner Robin is a drug free workplace.


  • 18 Apr 2016 12:54 PM | Kelly McCormick

    Environmental Scientist

    5+ yrs exp

    Project Management experience a plus

    Full-time

    Jersey City (Exchange Place) or Fairfield, NJ


    COMPANY: 


    Dresdner Robin is a pre-eminent land-use consultancy serving the New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Greater Philadelphia  markets.  Dresdner Robin’s mission is to enable its clients the ability to leverage strategic advantages in the market place by providing timely and effective consulting services supportive of sound risk-based decision making.  Dresdner Robin’s primary capabilities are Environmental Consulting (including LSRP services), Civil Engineering,  Landscape Architecture,  Land Surveying, and Planning.

    Diverse and Significant Clients:   Dresdner Robin serves both private and government clients by providing a broad spectrum of environmental consulting services to reclaim land for adaptive re-use, by providing state-of-the-art site design, and by managing clients’ projects through a complex set of environmental, zoning, and land-use regulations.

     

    Sophisticated Civil Design Services: Dresdner Robin’s civil engineering design capabilities include commercial and residential site plans, utility infrastructure, and roadway, marina and waterfront open space.  Site plan projects range from small lot, high-density urban developments to large scale residential and commercial site plans and subdivisions.  Dresdner Robin also has considerable design experience in storm water management, water distribution, and sanitary sewer systems.

     

    Did you know…..

    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN is the leading land use consultancy firm for the Hudson Waterfront (“New Jersey Gold Coast”) and working on the tallest building to be built in NJ?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN is considered a national pioneer in the adaptive use of Brownfield sites?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN was founded in Jersey City 35 years ago, and now has four offices?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN serves mostly private clients but performs sophisticated state and municipal work as well?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN’s spacious & modern Jersey City offices overlook the Hudson waterfront and are less than a block from the Exchange Place Path station?

    Job Overview:
    Dresdner Robin is seeking an experienced environmental Project Manager to work in our Jersey City office The qualified candidate will be part of the environmental team, which is responsible for:

    • Licensed Site Remediation Professional (LSRP) Services
    • Preliminary Assessment/Phase I ESA/AAI
    • Soil & Groundwater Investigations
    • Underground Storage Tank Removal
    • Vapor Intrusion/Air Quality Monitoring
    • Ecological/Wetlands Studies
    • Brownfields Redevelopment
    • Remedial Design
    • Remedial Compliance Construction Oversight

    Job Qualifications:

    • BS/MS in Environmental Science or Geology
    • Five plus (5+) years Environmental Consulting experience (preferably in NJ)
    • Thorough knowledge of the NJDEP Technical Requirements for Site Remediation (TRSR)
    • Familiarity with the Administrative Requirements for Remediation of Contaminated Sites (AARCS) and Site Remediation Reform Acts (SRRA).
    • UST Certifications (a plus but not required)
    • Wetlands Certification (a plus but not required)
    • Groundwater Modeling (a plus but not required)
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Knowledge of Windows based computer systems

    Job Type: Full-time

    Required experience:

    • Environmental Services: minimum 5 years

    Required license or certification:

    • UST and/or Wetlands Certification and or N2 Operator License plusses but not required

    Required education:

    • Bachelor's

    Dresdner Robin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

    Dresdner Robin is a drug free workplace.


  • 18 Apr 2016 12:35 PM | Kelly McCormick

    Civil Engineer  

    5+ yrs exp

    Project Management experience a plus

    Full-time

    Jersey City (Exchange Place) or Fairfield, NJ

    COMPANY: 

    Dresdner Robin is a pre-eminent land-use consultancy serving the New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Greater Philadelphia  markets.  Dresdner Robin’s mission is to enable its clients the ability to leverage strategic advantages in the market place by providing timely and effective consulting services supportive of sound risk-based decision making.  Dresdner Robin’s primary capabilities are Environmental Consulting (including LSRP services), Civil Engineering,  Landscape Architecture,  Land Surveying, and Planning.

    Diverse and Significant Clients:   Dresdner Robin serves both private and government clients by providing a broad spectrum of environmental consulting services to reclaim land for adaptive re-use, by providing state-of-the-art site design, and by managing clients’ projects through a complex set of environmental, zoning, and land-use regulations.

     

    Sophisticated Civil Design Services: Dresdner Robin’s civil engineering design capabilities include commercial and residential site plans, utility infrastructure, and roadway, marina and waterfront open space.  Site plan projects range from small lot, high-density urban developments to large scale residential and commercial site plans and subdivisions.  Dresdner Robin also has considerable design experience in storm water management, water distribution, and sanitary sewer systems.

     

    Did you know…..

    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN is the leading land use consultancy firm for the Hudson Waterfront (“New Jersey Gold Coast”) and working on the tallest building to be built in NJ?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN is considered a national pioneer in the adaptive use of Brownfield sites?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN was founded in Jersey City 35 years ago, and now has four offices?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN serves mostly private clients but performs sophisticated state and municipal work as well?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN offers unparalleled employment benefits  and the opportunity to work in sleek and spacious professional office environments?
    • ·        DRESDNER ROBIN’s spacious & modern Jersey City offices overlook the Hudson waterfront and are less than a block from the Exchange Place Path station?

    POSITION:

    Dresdner Robin is seeking an experienced civil engineer with 5+ years’ experience to work in our downtown Jersey City or Fairfield, NJ office.  Both are new large and airy offices located  in Class A office buildings, laid out in a modern, “open environment” style.

     

     

    Duties & Responsibilities:  

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Essential and other important duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

    As part of Dresdner Robin’s civil engineering team, the qualified candidate will be responsible for:

    • ·        Preparing site plans for projects in the NJ and NYC market place
    • ·        Preparing project permit submissions and associated calculation and reports for stormwater, sanitary sewer, water service, flood hazard area, waterfront development, soil erosion, etc.
    • ·        Interfacing with clients by phone, in writing and in person, communicating and establishing expectations
    • ·        Coordinating  and managing the daily activities/scheduling of various construction projects
    • ·        Such additional duties as required

     

    REQUIRED BACKGROUND: 

    Education:  Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.

    License or Certification:  New Jersey PE License and Valid Drivers’ License

    Additional Requirements:

    • ·        Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the NJ/NYC area in all aspects of site development including:
    • o   Site/civil design
    • o   Permitting and construction
    • o   Client Management
    • ·        Prior project management experience is a plus.
    • ·        Proficient Proficiency in Auto CAD and Civil 3D
    • ·        Strong written and verbal communication, organizational, interpersonal, client management and time management skills consistent with a project management role.  
    • ·        Such other skills as might be required

     

    Benefits:  Dresdner Robin offers a competitive benefits package, including: medical and dental for employee and family, Health FSA, 401(k) plan, Transit Flexible Spending Account, generous Paid Time Off and Holidays.   Dresdner Robin also offers reimbursement of registration fees for Professional Certifications/Licenses.

     

    Physical Demands:

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

     

    Working Conditions:

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The noise level in the office work environment is usually moderate. May be exposed to noise, dust, equipment exhaust, hazardous materials while on sites.  The noise level on the construction site is often loud. Work may require occasional weekend and/or evening work.


    Dresdner Robin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

    Dresdner Robin is a drug free workplace.



  • 18 Feb 2016 12:15 PM | Kelly McCormick

    South Florida Consulting Opportunity – Geosyntec Consultants (Boca Raton, FL)

     

    It’s HOT in South Florida!  If you’re looking to find a home for the best years of your career and to collaborate with extraordinarily talented professionals who are recognized throughout the U.S. for their technical prowess, then Geosyntec is the place for you. Founded in South Florida in 1983, we have about 100 engineers and scientists throughout our nine Florida offices and over 60 offices globally. Employee-owned, we’re known for tackling challenging project work and building close relationships with our private and public sector clients.

     

    We’re looking to expand our team by hiring an engineer or earth scientist with a remediation background and a strong project management track record to join our team in Boca Raton, Florida.  Experience with due diligence and environmental compliance would be a big plus.  Located in Palm Beach County, Boca Raton has a thriving business environment, high quality office developments, and beautiful residential areas. Managed growth has allowed the city to maintain a quality of life that includes a significant amount of open space and parks that add to a sustainable community concept.  Boca Raton and South Palm Beach County boast some of the best public and private schools in the nation and feature an eclectic mix of shopping, dining and nightlife destinations, as well as the beautiful beaches that South Florida is known for.

     

    Some of the key responsibilities for this position include:

    • Participating in and leading project teams for complex site assessments and remediation efforts,  including fieldwork, remedy evaluation, feasibility studies, remedy design, and remedy implementation;
    • Providing environmental management services such as due diligence and compliance assessments;
    • Preparing environmental compliance documents, including but not limited to SWPPPs, SPCC Plans, DMRs, and HASPs; and
    • Applying for environmental permits, such as those required under the CAA, CWA, and RCRA.

     

    Preferred candidates will have an advanced degree in earth science or environmental engineering and five to ten years of relevant work experience, preferably in a consulting environment working on contaminated site remediation and environmental compliance projects. 

     

    To learn more and apply, please visit www.geosyntec.com/employment and navigate to job # 40113.  Geosyntec is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.


  • 17 Feb 2016 9:47 PM | Kelly McCormick


    Description: BRS, Inc. is seeking an environmental professional for full or part time position.This is a unique opportunity to join a growing woman-owned firm, with flexible hours and the opportunity to work from home independently. If the candidate is chosen for employment, he or she should ideally be located in greater metropolitan New York City / Philadelphia area.


    Responsibilities: Project management; oversight of environmental investigation/remediation

    contractors; grant preparation; request for proposal preparation; community outreach;

    management of project budgets; identification of funding sources for redevelopment projects; urban planning; off-site meeting attendance; and serving as a liaison between clients and regulatory agencies involved in redeveloping brownfields and other publicly owned property.


    Qualifications: The ideal applicant will be able to work independently and will have experience in grant writing, contractor management, brownfield financing and project management, environmental investigation/remediation, and community development. The ideal applicant will be able to provide significant contributions in multi-disciplined team approach to establishing site redevelopment strategies that fulfill acquisition, funding, and strategic planning needs and considerations for our public sector clientele. An understanding and knowledge of technical regulations, subcontractor management, USEPA brownfields program, and public sector program management experience is desired.


    Requirements: Undergraduate degree in environmental planning, urban planning,

    environmental science or engineering, public policy, or related field is required. The candidates should possess at least five years of professional experience. Very strong written and verbal skills are required.


    Interested candidates should email resumes to Susan@brsinc.com by March 7, 2016.


  • 17 Feb 2016 8:08 AM | Kelly McCormick

    Earn a Rutgers Flood Hazard Area Certificate By Taking These Three NJ Flood Hazard Area Control Act Rules Classes!


     

    If you prepare or review flood hazard area applications, this new Rutgers  Flood Hazard Area Certificate Program will help you navigate the technical issues and regulatory requirements involved in obtaining NJDEP Flood Hazard permits and approvals.

    This three-day program being offered March 3rd, March 21st and April 13th covers all aspects of NJ's flood hazard area program, from basic concepts, such as what is a flood hazard area and riparian zone, to complex engineering and environmental issues. Click the link below for more information on the courses:

     

     http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/certificate/flood-hazard-area.html?utm_source=EM-3442+Flood+Hazard+Area+Certificate+Program&utm_campaign=EM-3442+Flood+Certificate&utm_medium=email

     

    Questions? Contact Program Coordinator Pamela Springard-Mayer at (848) 932-7463 or pspring@rci.rutgers.edu



  • 17 Feb 2016 8:02 AM | Kelly McCormick

    ANJEC

    Membership &Development Director

    Job Search


    The Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC) is seeking a bright, energetic Membership & Development Director to join our passionate and dedicated team. ANJEC is a 47 year-young non-profit whose mission is to achieve responsible and sustainable use of New Jersey’s natural resources and protection of environmental health. ANJEC is a statewide organization that provides leadership, education, and support for environmental commissions, other local boards, and public officials. We also partner with organizations to advocate for strong state and regional environmental policy.


    The Membership & Development Director positon is an expanding role at ANJEC.  The primary responsibility is to raise financial support and awareness for ANJEC’s mission. It is the responsibility of the Membership & Development Director to work closely with the Executive Director to carryout direct member appeals, special events planning, and development of support from stewardship-minded corporations and businesses. The Membership & Development Director’s role is to build relationships with individual donors, businesses, and corporations by raising awareness of ANJEC’s mission. The Membership & Development Director will provide staff support to ANJEC’s Board and assist in the creation and implementation of a new strategic fundraising plan. This position reports directly to the Executive Director.


    ANJEC is seeking a professional with strong writing and management skills with the ability to multitask. Excellent people skills, flexible scheduling, sense of humor, ability to work well in a team, and passion for and interest in the environment are must haves. A bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, business, or related field and 3-5 years minimum relevant work experience required. Experience with fundraising and non-profits a plus. This is a 30 hour/week position with opportunity for growth. The position is located in ANJEC’s Mendham office. Flexible scheduling and telecommuting arrangements can be organized. Please send resume and cover letter to Jennifer M. Coffey at jcoffey@anjec.org


  • 01 Feb 2016 8:00 AM | Kelly McCormick

    Click here for the 2016 NJSWEP Scholarship Application. Scholarship money will be granted  to two female students, one graduate and one undergraduate, who are pursuing environmentally-related studies with an intended commitment to pursue a career in the environmental field. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2016. 

  • 26 Oct 2015 8:23 AM | Kelly McCormick

    Opportunities at

    Amec Foster Wheeler

    Civil CAD Designer ______________________________________________

    Business Unit: Americas

    Market: Environment & Infrastructure  

    Job Location: Hamilton, NJ

    Job Reference Number: 7952


     

    Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a Civil CAD Designer to join our team in Hamilton, NJ. The ideal candidate will have an Associate degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, including computer aided design element, or related field and 2 to 5 years civil/environmental design experience using AutoCAD Civil3d software.

     

    Key Responsibilities

     

    ·         Work within multidiscipline design teams on wide variety of civil and environmental projects, including site development, infrastructure, landfills, stream restoration, soil and groundwater remediation

    ·         Grading and drainage design in Civil3d

    ·         Erosion and sediment control and storm water plan preparation

    ·         Develop surface models, alignments, profiles, sections, pipe networks and earthwork cut/fill quantities using AutoCAD Civil3D

    ·         Preparation of project permitting documents for local, state and federal permits

    ·         Support preparation of engineering cost estimates for civil and/or environmental construction projects

    ·         Interact with coworkers and internal clients, while conducting work in a professional and ethical manner

     

    Skills / Qualifications

     

    ·         Associates degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering or commensurate experience

    ·         Erosion and sediment control and storm water plan preparation experience

    ·         Working knowledge of Carlson Takeoff software is a plus

    ·         Ability to prepare construction drawings, report figures, and details under limited supervision in accordance with various local, state, or federal CADD standards

    ·         Familiarity with National CAD Standards is required

    ·         Knowledge and application of advanced CAD practices relating to plan production including, but not limited to, annotative scaling, x- refs, viewports, appropriate layer controls, and best practices is required

    ·         AutoCAD Civil3D knowledge and experience

    ·         Willingness to accept responsibility and additional support tasks

    ·         Strong dedication to maintaining a safe work environment and promoting company safety culture

    ·         Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours if/as required

    ·         Ability to work independently and contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

    ·         Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and organizational abilities

    ·         Ability to read, comprehend, and prepare construction drawings and report figures

    ·         Knowledge of materials of construction and developing construction details

     

     

     

    How to Apply: Apply on our website at the following link

    https://amecfw-usexternal.icims.com/jobs/7952/civil-cad-designer/job?hub=15

     

      

     Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.

     

    With pro-forma 2014 annualized scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 55 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Our Environment & Infrastructure business offers consultancy, engineering and project management services in water, transportation/ infrastructure, government, and industrial/pharma sectors.

     

    Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

     

    We offer competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package including: medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K Matching, Educational Reimbursement, and a variety of Training and Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path. Additional information can be obtained from our website at www.amecfw.com.

     

     

    Please visit www.amecfw.com/careers to search all career opportunities currently available at Amec Foster Wheeler.


    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

    By submitting your resume, you consent to Amec Foster Wheeler Americas Limited sharing this information within its divisions in order to identify other employment opportunities for which you may be suitable.








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