Sediment Remediation Engineer at Arcadis U.S.Inc. in Portland, Oregon

Posted in General Business 25 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Arcadis is seeking a Sediment Remediation Engineer to join our sediment practice team and support nationwide waterfront projects that include sediment characterization, remediation, and construction, and other waterfront engineering, restoration, and resiliency projects. You will have demonstrated experience in the design and implementation of remedial actions at contaminated sediment sites. The position can be based out of our Portland, OR or Seattle, WA offices.

Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Serve as senior engineer on sediment and waterfront projects nationwide through site investigation, feasibility study, design, and construction phases of projects.

  • Manage, lead, and prepare feasibility studies, pre-design investigations, and remedial designs, including evaluating sediment remediation technologies, preparing calculations and cost estimates, preparing reports, and preparing design drawings and specifications.

  • Lead preparation of written documents and designs and provide senior-level review for technical content and quality.

  • Effectively manage and lead multidisciplinary teams, including development and management of project scopes, schedules, and budgets, and communications with internal teams, clients, and regulatory agencies.

  • Provide mentoring and training junior engineers and scientists.

  • Being a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on sediment remediation projects, including providing expertise to internal teams and involvement or presentations to industry organizations.

  • Supporting business development opportunities which may include client meetings and proposal development.

Key Attributes:


  • Sediment remediation and design experience

  • Experience leading multi-disciplined teams

  • Demonstrated communication, technical writing, and presentation skills

  • Demonstrated technical, problem solving, and analytical skills

  • Business development experience

  • Commitment to "if not me, then who" responsibility for health & safety of our employees, the public and our clients

  • Commitment to inclusion and diversity #LI-JC1


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in civil or Environmental Engineering, or related field of practice
  • 5 years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10 years of experience
  • Professional Engineer license

  • Master's degree in Engineering or related field of practice
  • Expertise in one or more of the following: environmental dredging and dredged material management, sediment capping, in situ treatment or stabilization of sediments, soft sediment/geotechnical aspects of sediment remediation, groundwater-surface water interaction, hydrodynamic modeling, or resiliency.

Why Choose Arcadis?

Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world's most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!

EEO statement

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.