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What we are looking for

SCS Engineers is seeking a successful Project Scientist or Engineer in our Mobile, Alabama office. This individual will conduct assignments primarily in an office setting, but some field work is required. The ideal candidate will be a quick learner and self-motivated, eager to learn, teamwork oriented, embraces challenges, and has the desire to grow and develop professionally. The successful candidate will be expected to provide final draft reports and/or engineering design documents to the Project Manager or Project Director for deliverables for private and municipal clients. The successful candidate will serve as a delegated Project Lead on one or more projects. The successful candidate should exercise independent judgement and be able to complete tasks with little to no direction from management.

How you can make an impact as a Project Scientist or Engineer:

  • Coordinate and manage field work for multiple projects.
  • Lead, mentor, and manage junior level staff.
  • Delegate portions of project deliverables to junior staff for completion.
  • Record data during field work, which could include, but not limited to: soil characteristics, lithology, groundwater or surface water data, photographs, or summaries of visual observations through photograph and written field logs in accordance with standard operating procedures.
  • Evaluate and interpret data recorded during field work for reporting purposes and to determine future project needs with or without guidance from the Project Manager.
  • Conduct and document construction quality assurance observations to ensure compliance with construction documents.
  • Communicate with clients for field work coordination, project updates, reporting, design document status, permitting status, and meetings.
  • Prepare budgets and schedules for client project and manage budgets, invoicing, accounts payable, accounts receivable and scheduling for client projects.
  • Write and prepare reports such as proposals, Phase I, Phase II, Soil Management Plan, Dust Control Plan, environmental site assessment, emission, groundwater, and compliance reporting.
  • Participate in health and safety training as required.
  • Review technical documents to ensure completeness and conformance to requirements.


  • Bachelor’s Degree with a degree in biological/environmental sciences, geology, or engineering required
  • Minimum 4 years relevant experience in environmental consulting required
  • Projects involve a degree of travel and candidates must have a valid drivers license
  • Familiarity with applicable regulatory agencies and applicable codes

Whether its reducing methane emissions at agricultural facilities and landfills, repurposing contaminated properties, producing alternative energy, or sequestering carbon, weve been focused on finding smart climate solutions and improving the natural environment since our inception over 50 years ago. Join our 100% employee-owned firm and start creating your own legacy. As a growing firm, we offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401K, and employer-funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Student Debt Employer Contribution Program
  • Paid holidays and PTO

SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.

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