Job Openings for Graduating CEE Students (PIONEER Technologies Corporation)

PIONEER Technologies Corporation in Olympia has three openings that undergraduate and graduate students in CEE may be interested in applying for:

  • Project Engineer
  • Project Geologist
  • Project Scientist

See below for the full job descriptions.

Project Engineer

  • Date: April 6, 2018
  • Position: Project Engineer (Full Time – 40 hours/week)
  • Prior Experience: At least three years of experience including investigation and cleanup experience at CERCLA, RCRA, MTCA, or similar sites
  • Education: B.S. in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or Chemical Engineering
  • Salary: Depends on experience
  • Required License or Certification: E.I.T.
  • Location: Olympia, WA
  • Start Date: Immediately

Job Description:

We are seeking a project engineer to fill a full-time position in our Olympia, WA office.  Responsibilities include project management, conducting Feasibility Study/Corrective Measure Study evaluations at hazardous waste, designing remedial systems, preparing reports and work plans, conducting fieldwork, and completing engineering evaluations.  Typical projects include investigation and remediation of sites with soil, sediments, groundwater, surface water, soil vapor and/or indoor air impacted by chlorinated solvents, pesticides, petroleum, hydrocarbons, metals, and other contaminants.  Typical field activities include field engineering, construction oversight, cost estimating, developing engineering design documents including drawings, specifications, and calculations.

Minimum requirements include:

  • Highly motivated with excellent interpersonal and project management skills
  • S. in Civil, Environmental, or Chemical Engineering
  • I.T. (or ability to obtain within 6 months)
  • Three years of cleanup experience at CERCLA, RCRA, and/or MTCA sites (including hands – on experience with groundwater remediation systems and groundwater monitoring)
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills, proven ability to complete wide variety of tasks independently
  • 40-Hour HAZWOPER certification

Ideal candidate would also have:

  • Private sector consulting experience
  • Knowledge of CERCLA, RCRA, and MTCA regulations
  • Experience in performing treatability studies
  • Significant field work experience

Company Overview:

PIONEER Technologies Corporation is a nationally recognized Environmental Consulting and Engineering firm specializing in hazardous waste site investigations and remediation, human health risk assessment, and environmental software development.  PIONEER is a rapidly growing company that provides a supportive and enriching work environment.  We offer opportunities for professional advancement, competitive salaries, 401(k), medical insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, and more!

Please submit your resume as a single pdf file via e-mail to: humanresources@uspioneer.com


Project Geologist

  • Date: April 6, 2018
  • Position: Project Geologist (Full Time – 40 hours/week)
  • Prior Experience: At least three years of experience including investigation and cleanup experience at CERCLA, RCRA, MTCA, or similar sites
  • Education: B.S. in Geology, Hydrogeology, or related field
  • Salary: Depends on experience
  • Location: Olympia, WA
  • Start Date: Immediately

Job Description:

We are seeking a project geologist to fill a full-time position in our Olympia, WA office.  Responsibilities include project management, conducting Remedial Investigations at hazardous waste, preparing reports and work plans, and conducting fieldwork.  Typical projects include investigation and remediation of sites with soil, sediments, groundwater, surface water, soil vapor and/or indoor air impacted by chlorinated solvents, pesticides, petroleum, hydrocarbons, metals, and other contaminants.  Typical field activities include collecting environmental samples, installing monitoring wells, overseeing remediation/construction activities.

Minimum requirements include:

  • Highly motivated with excellent interpersonal and project management skills
  • S. in Geology, Hydrogeology, or related field
  • Three years of cleanup experience at CERCLA, RCRA, and/or MTCA sites (including performing field sampling)
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills, proven ability to complete wide variety of tasks independently
  • 40-Hour HAZWOPER certification
  • Ability to travel and work remotely, as needed

Ideal candidate would also have:

  • Private sector consulting experience
  • G. or L.H.G. license in Washington, Oregon, or California
  • Knowledge of CERCLA, RCRA, and MTCA regulations
  • Significant field work experience

Company Overview:

PIONEER Technologies Corporation is a nationally recognized Environmental Consulting and Engineering firm specializing in hazardous waste site investigations and remediation, human health risk assessment, and environmental software development.  PIONEER is a rapidly growing company that provides a supportive and enriching work environment.  We offer opportunities for professional advancement, competitive salaries, 401(k), medical insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, and more!

Please submit your resume as a single pdf file via e-mail to: humanresources@uspioneer.com


Project Scientist

  • Date: April 9, 2018
  • Position: Project Scientist (Full Time – 40 hours/week)
  • Prior Experience: None required (this is an entry level position)
  • Education: B.A. or B.S. in environmental science, geology, biology, chemistry, geography, engineering, or similar field
  • Salary: Depends on experience
  • Location: Olympia, WA
  • Start Date: Immediately

Job Description:

We are seeking an entry-level project scientist to fill a full-time position in our Olympia Office.  Responsibilities will include supporting hazardous waste site investigations and evaluations, performing analyses using geographical information systems (GIS), organizing, managing and evaluating large analytical databases, participating in human health risk assessment evaluations, and other tasks associated with environmental investigations and remediation projects.

Minimum requirements include:

  • Highly motivated with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills
  • Proven ability to work on and complete a wide variety of tasks independently
  • A./B.S./M.S. in environmental science, geology, biology, chemistry, geography, engineering, or similar field

Ideal candidate would also have:

  • Some investigation and remediation experience at CERCLA, RCRA, MTCA, or similar sites
  • Advanced degree
  • 40-Hour HAZWOPER certification

Company Overview:

PIONEER Technologies Corporation is a nationally recognized Environmental Consulting and Engineering firm specializing in hazardous waste site investigations and remediation, human health risk assessment, and environmental software development.  PIONEER is a rapidly growing company that provides a supportive and enriching work environment.  We offer opportunities for professional advancement, competitive salaries, 401(k), medical insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, and more!

Please submit your resume as a single pdf file via e-mail to: humanresources@uspioneer.com

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