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TETRA TECH, INC. Field Environmental Scientist - KS - 10300000929 in Kansas City, Missouri

Discover your full potential. At Tetra Tech, we are collaborating with industry-leading experts for a sustainable future for our world. We combine consulting and engineering with advanced analytics and technology to solve the world's most complex challenges. Our innovation hubs across the globe will enable you to share ideas and best practices while growing your professional network. Wherever you are in your career journey, you will benefit from working with world-class engineers, scientists, and technical specialists.Apply today and join the company that is Leading with Science.Your Role:Our Kansas City, MO office is seeking an Environmental Scientist to manage and support site investigation and time-critical removal and response projects within EPA Region 7 (Missouri, Kansas, Iowa and Nebraska). This position will primarily support projects throughout the four-state area.Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Managing or supporting site investigations and time-critical removal actions under EPA's Superfund Program.Preparation of sampling plans and health and safety plans.Field studies including the collection of soil, groundwater and indoor air samples.Interpretation of sample data and preparation of data summary reports.Supporting rotation of 24/7 on-call duties to manage and support emergency responses reported via EPA's Spill Line.Participation in training and exercises designed to enhance response capabilities; and supporting other environmental studies.This position will require extensive outdoor work, and will require overnight travel.Desired Qualifications/Education: B.S. degree in scientific or engineering field is requiredCompletion of 40-Hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training and current 8-hour HAZWOPER refresher training is preferred.Applicants should have 3 to 7 years of experience with site investigation and site cleanup support, including familiarization with field equipment such as PIDs, particulate monitors, and other air monitoring instrumentation.Candidates should also have experience sampling environmental media (soil, groundwater, air, etc.) and containers (drums, totes, tanks, etc.), interpreting laboratory sample data, and preparing reports describing sampling activities and results.Previous experience with due diligence projects including Phase I and II environmental site assessments and investigations, field sampling, and report reviews is preferred.Must possess strong analytical, organizational and communication skills (both written and verbal).Must also be highly motivated, customer focused and work well in a team environment.Proficiency with MS Word and Excel also preferred.About Tetra Tech: Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees-20,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.Explore our open positions at https://www.tetratech.com/careers . Follow us on social media to learn more about our people, culture, and opportunities:LinkedIn: @TetraTechCareers Twitter: @TetraTechJobs Facebook: @TetraTechCareers Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity, inclusion, and equity are among Tetra Tech's core values. Throughout our history, the company has prioritized equitable inclusion of all people. All qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, military or veteran status, gender, age, disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information and any other characteristics protected by the law. We invite resumes from all interested pa