Building Science Staff Environmental Scientist

Job Location: Houston
Job Category: Building Science


Houston, TX


Staff Environmental Scientist II

Reports To:

Building Sciences Team Leader

Position Responsibility:

Assist ESE’s team with delivery of services to the marketplace in an organized and disciplined manner, striving to continuously improve in the areas of project delivery and technical support. Although the position will report to the Building Sciences Team Leader, a significant amount of time will be allocated toward supporting the Due Diligence Business Unit.

Positions Duties:

  • Maintain an average 90% utilization.
  • Deliver the professional consulting services offered by ESE Partners using ESE delivery systems
    and methodologies.
  • Operate as one of the firm’s technical staff members with respect to the disciplines related to
    Environmental Science and Engineering.
  • Assist in the management of numerous project tasks simultaneously with potentially short
    turnaround times.
  • Conduct field investigations – site reconnaissance, sampling activities, conduct interviews with Key
    Site Personnel.
  • Prepare Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, Transaction Screens, and Desktop Reviews.
  • Complete asbestos containing material inspections and provide consulting services, sampling, material
    identification, specification development, abatement design, and related supporting services.
  • Participate in quarterly Industrial Hygiene Proficiency Analytical Testing (IHPAT) Program Proficiency
    Analytical Testing (PAT) rounds.
  • Complete indoor air quality investigations and mold assessments.
  • Interpret and summarize other consultant’s reports and laboratory analytical data.
  • Develop site maps and other pertinent drawings using Arc GIS.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with vendors.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Our goal is to be recognized as the best environmental firm to work for in Texas with an ever-increasing
amount of flexibility, benefits, rewards, and opportunity for professional growth. We have a very unique
culture that is being shaped by the top 10% of professionals in our industry.

Profit Share:

Paid Annually as Bonus – based on personal and company performance


  • Health Insurance
  • Dental and Vision
  • 401 K with employer matching up to 4% of gross
  • 120 Hours Personal Time Off
  • 8 Statutory Holidays
  • Flex Work Schedule (9 hour work days Monday thru Thursday with 1/2 days on Friday)


Bachelors Degree in Environmental Science, Engineering or Geology. Masters preferred.


Existing TDSHS licenses preferred.


Existing EPA or AHERA accreditations preferred.


1-3 Years

Note: This is not an offer of employment. This document is intended to clarify the needs and opportunities presented by ESE. The offer if presented, will be under separate cover

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