Project Engineer - Remediation

Engineering Mundelein, Illinois


We are hiring a Project Engineer to provide a support role for environmental investigation, site investigation, regulatory interpretation, permitting, remedial design, field services, and construction for a wide variety of technically challenging projects. This position will require strong analytical, problem solving, and technical writing skills. We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible, and personable individual with an eye for detail, a willingness to learn, and a desire to be part of a growing and high performing team.    

Location: Mundelein, IL

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, EIT required, PE desired
  • 5-10 years related experience
  • Site Investigation and Remediation experience
  • Conceptual design of remediation systems experience
  • Contaminated soil and groundwater experience
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Able to analyze, interpret and present data and meet time sensitive deadlines
  • Able to carry out multiple priorities simultaneously.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software particularly Excel
  • Effective technical writing skills to assist with report writing, proposal preparation, and engineering/construction cost estimates.
  • Effective verbal communication skills with colleagues, vendors, and subcontractors.
  • Effective organizational skills to maintain deliverables, analytical results, and field notes in project files.
  • Demonstrate understanding and awareness of health and safety practices
  • Able to work effectively in group settings.  

Desired, but not mandatory, qualifications include:  

  • PE certification
  • Knowledge of Federal and State regulatory processes and reporting  
  • Knowledge in the use of CAD programs including Autodesk Civil 3D and AutoCAD.


  • Work independently within a project team
  • Develop site investigations in accordance with all Federal or State environmental programs to address all exposure pathways of concern.
  • Research and participate in the evaluation of remedial solutions.
  • Perform data evaluation to meet program-specific goals.
  • Perform various engineering related calculations and analyses of information in the application of the basic design criteria necessary to complete assigned projects.
  • Coordinate the preparation of data tabulation/evaluation and reports. Assist in coordination of report production and development of engineering designs and specifications. 
  • Perform quality control (QC) checks.
  • Perform field assignments including resident engineering, construction observation, site inspections, and conducting field assessment of properties.
  • Prepare daily QC reports, maintain field notes and photo documentation, as required.
  • This position is a field and office position   

These job requirements are not exhaustive and other duties may be assigned. WESTON reserves the right to modify the job description as needed.

At Weston Solutions you will do meaningful work and make valuable contributions 

A career at Weston means professional growth and access to diverse opportunities in a thriving, interconnected, and supportive community that works together to make a difference in the environment. We take pride in knowing that our people feel they do meaningful work and make valuable contributions to their teams because recent employee survey results show that over 90% agree on these points. Top talent from all paths—recent graduate, ex-military, experienced, and leaders—join Weston to do meaningful work with a focus on dynamic skills growth and long-term career progression.

We fully invest in our people: Weston provides a competitive and comprehensive benefits package program that offers employees high value options with solid financial protection, meeting the individual needs of its people and their families  

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with base and matching employer stock contributions
  • Parental leave benefits
  • Paid time off to include: vacation, sick and holiday time
  • Critical illness and accident plans
  • Work/Life flexibility
  • Professional development opportunities