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Environmental Scientist IV - Part Time Temporary

Environmental Scientist IV - Part Time Temporary

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NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.


The Environmental Scientist IV provide expert-level advice, analyses, process improvements and audits, for environmental compliance with management and staff to solve environmental-related problems. Serves as an expert-level subject matter expert in one or more of the following compliance areas: air; ground water or water pollution; biological or cultural resources; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), solid, and radioactive waste and materials; and/or National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

Individuals at this level have broad expertise or unique knowledge. Uses skills to contribute to the development of objectives and principles and to achieve goals in creative and effective ways. Develops advanced concepts, techniques, and standards based on professional principles and theories. Viewed as an expert in the field. Works on unusually significant, unique or complex issues, provides solutions that are highly creative and where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangibles. Has impact on successes of future concepts, products or technologies. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would normally result in failure to reach goals crucial to significant organizational objectives and would profoundly affect the image of the organization. Virtually self-supervisory. Uses independent judgment for determining course of action to accomplish objectives. Uses wide latitude in the methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results



  • Interprets and has input into new and current relevant federal, state and local environmental, occupational health, legislation, regulations and executive orders, including regulatory agreements and consent orders.
  • Independently prepares and reviews facility safety plans, integrated work documents, and associated safety plans, design reviews and other technical documents for program management.
  • Evaluates experimental and installation reviews and other technical documents for adequacy with regard to pertinent environmental requirements and recommends appropriate changes.
  • Prepares expert-level responses to regulatory agency requests.
  • Conducts expert-level environmental analyses and audits of operations and facilities to identify potential environmental issues and negotiates and/or consults with and recommends resolutions to customers.
  • Assesses environmental risk, develops regulatory documentation of results, and proactively designs systems to avoid repeat issues.
  • Acts as lead person or technical advisor on projects.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science field
  • Twenty years’ experience.

NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.