Environmental Engineer

ELEMENT Building Sciences


$50000 - $85000 / Per Year
4 days ago

Asbestos, Lead, & Mold Inspector, Air Monitoring Specialist
ELEMENT Building Sciences  – Denver, CO 

ELEMENT Building Sciences is a well-established and diverse environmental consulting firm with a stable client base.  We are currently seeking an Environmental Project Consultant. The ideal candidate has an interest in developing long-term client relationships, with increasing project and professional responsibilities. This is an exciting opportunity and offers an invaluable experience for personal growth.

No bureaucracy, red tape. ELEMENT is a company founded on the principles of agility and employee empowerment, we’ve worked hard to build a culture of collaboration, communication, and opportunity. That’s our secret to success, plain and simple.

We get it, your worth more than being an employee. You’re looking for growth opportunity in a high-energy environment. You want to work with the best minds in the business and for a company that cares about your professional development. And while you might be okay with some routine, you’d really like a role that includes new challenges, stretching you just enough to help you grow.

Our priorities align, with you. As a partner with ELEMENT, you’re a serious multi-tasker who lends your technical expertise and business savvy to the success of every project. You work hard to exceed client expectations for quality and you coordinate project activities to complete every project on time. At the end of the workday, you go home very satisfied knowing you’ve delivered solutions to clients that depend on you to resolve problems that range from very simple to very complex.

Employee Role/Responsibilities

All ELEMENT consults are required to follow the compliance of all Federal, State and local regulations. Passing all necessary state certifications and annual testing. Primary responsibilities include inspecting, evaluating, and assessing environmental hazards/situations on job sites, all site assessments, accurately measuring and sampling all levels of exposure to asbestos, lead, mold, bacterial, and carcinogens. Other responsibilities include project design, air monitoring, sampling, excavation oversight, and compiling all sampling data to prepare technical reports. Performing inventory checks, adhering to client management responsibilities, and following all marketing disciplines may also be necessary. The role of the consultant shall be: motivated, hard-working and able to deliver the desired customer service to drive the success and improve customer satisfaction, as well as maximizing customer retention, and increasing profitability.


  • Full Time position: (70% time spent in field, 30% time spent clerical duties)
  • Benefits eligible including sick, PTO, & health care allowance
  • Degree from an accredited college or university; experience in field is a plus (Diploma and/or transcripts may be required at time of employment)
  • Combination of applicable work experience or combined field experience may be considered
  • Valid (unrestricted) driver’s license with a clean Motor Vehicle record required
  • Excellent written and oral English language skills
  • Proficient Microsoft Office programs experience
  • Ability to work flexible shifts and to adapt to changing work schedules
  • Willing to work off hours, weekends, and out of town
  • Pre-employment criminal background check will be conducted as part of the selection process
  • Must be able to take and pass all related federal & state courses

Essential Functions/Requirements

Must be able to:

  • Operate all equipment (such as tools, pumps, microscopes, etc.)
  • Perform on-site assessments and clearances (carry equipment, utilize tools provided)
  • Be a detailed note-taker (adhering to a sample scheme, drawing map configurations, etc.)
  • Sit for long periods of time (car) (to & from job locations)
  • Lift and/or move 50-80lbs minimum
  • Good vision to see different materials and/or textures on-site
  • Wear any and/or all protective equipment when necessary (gloves, boots, mask, full body containment suits, etc.)
  • Proficient smart phone user for scheduling and necessary work duties for both employee and client needs (texting, emails, calendar scheduling, making calls)
  • Be a self-motivator who works and thinks independently, able to perform essential job functions and requirements

·         Must pass criminal background check

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Previous consulting experience with asbestos, Lead Based Paint or mold sampling: 2 years

Required education:

  • BA, BS or MS in Environmental Science Studies (equivalent or similar degree)

o    Combination of applicable work experience or combined field experience may be considered

·         Certified Asbestos Air Monitoring Specialist

  • Certified AHERA Asbestos Building Inspector
  • Certified EPA Lead Assessor and inspector

·         Lead Renovators & Painters in Workplace Evaluation & Management Tools

·         OSHA 10 Hour Outreach Training-General Industry Job Readiness

  • Asbestos Abatement/AHERA Initial Worker
  • First Aid/AED
  • HAZWOPER                                                                                       
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Awareness
  • Personal Protective Equipment                                                 
  • Sanitation in the workplace
  • Heat Stress Awareness                                                                 
  • Electrical Hazard Awareness
  • Defensive Driving                                                                            
  • Permit Required Confined Spaces
  • Solid Waste/Biohazard Disposal                                                
  • Construction Awareness

Our company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity, Certified Green, Minority Woman Owned Employer

Please send cover letter and resume. (No Phone Calls PLEASE)

About the Company

ELEMENT Building Sciences

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