Careers

CDW Consultants is a client focused firm, providing exceptional customer service by offering clients complementary professional disciplines under one roof. Over the past 25 years, we have formed a highly collaborative, team oriented work atmosphere with many open communication tools to capture staff ideas, concerns, and recommendations.

We strive to provide a unique and stimulating work environment, and are committed to every employee—offering competitive benefits, fostering an inclusive workplace, and providing career development. CDW supports the efforts of our staff to learn and grow and creates a challenging and progressive work environment.

We are experiencing rapid growth, with a focus on client service, quality work, and staff development while at the same time encouraging a healthy work-life balance.

We offer
• Competitive salaries
• Health and dental benefits
• 401 k and profit sharing

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.  Email resume to [email protected].

Employment Opportunities Include:

Program Manager – Federal Projects

A senior-level, environmental project/program manager who will direct a staff of 2-4 professionals, manage the implementation and completion of CDW federal environmental projects, and be a devoted client services manager. This person reports to the President and this is an ownership-track position.

Candidate will show demonstrated experience working collaboratively within a wide range of experience levels and personalities, as both a leader and technical advisor. He/she will have the responsibility to initiate, develop, and lead environmental projects primarily in the federal services sector, but also participate in other firm work in transportation, industrial compliance, LSP services, hazardous building materials, health and safety compliance, waste management, USTs, brownfields, and land development work. Should have a strong working knowledge of federal work requirements and expectations, site assessment, compliance auditing, abatement, remediation, construction, and risk reduction measures and essentially be able to perform any task he/she supervises.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Education: Degree in engineering, environmental science or other pertinent field, advanced degree/certification preferred;
• Experience: 15-20+ years managing staff and federal agency projects for all types of environmental consulting services, showing a defined leadership track
• Knowledge and use of Environmental Management Systems and other industry standards
• Exceptional verbal, written, analytical and persuasive skills as well as the ability to generate, interpret and present reports, graphs and other communications;
• Must be customer service oriented, decisive and results oriented
• Approximately 20% travel within Massachusetts, job location will be in Natick, MA

Staff Engineer – Civil

We are seeking a qualified civil staff engineer whose tasks will include but not be limited to drafting plans, preparing engineering reports and calculations, preparing applications and site inspections and project management.

Requirements:
• BSCE required.
• 5-8 years experience, minimum.
• Design and permitting of land development projects in MA.
• Experience in stormwater design and compliance with MA Stormwater Management Standards.
• Proficiency in of AutoCAD Civil 3D and HydroCAD.
• PE not required, with interest in obtaining Professional License.
• Experience making presentations to various boards and permitting agencies.
• Exceptional verbal, written and analytical skills as well as the ability to generate, interpret and present reports, graphs and other communications;
• Must be customer service oriented, decisive and results oriented
• Travel may be required

Resident Engineer

Resident Engineer to observe construction work at sites and perform the necessary reporting and paperwork associated with resident inspection work. Most are long-term projects, with approximate duration of three to twelve months. Please send resume clearly showing experience.

Licensed Professional Land Surveyor

Full- or Part-time to perform fieldwork, research, and calculations for boundary surveys, topographical surveys, construction layouts, and ALTA surveys. Qualified candidates must possess a valid Massachusetts Professional Land Surveyor License (PLS), be well versed in the fundamentals of land surveying, including conventional and GPS field surveying methods, land records research, boundary retracement, construction stakeout and boundary and subdivisions land use law.

• Must have survey equipment
• Flexible Schedule

Asbestos Project Manager

Qualified candidates will have 8+ years of environmental industry experience providing building-related consulting services with strong technical writing and communication skills. The responsibilities include conducting and overseeing asbestos, lead and hazardous materials surveys, site investigation, abatement, and air and waste sampling. The ideal candidate will possess current license and certification as a Certified Asbestos Consultant (CAC) and Lead Inspector/Assessor/ Project Monitor certification; and, strong project management and risk assessment skills. BS in engineering or science preferred. PE, LSP and/or PG certifications are a bonus. This is a career position that will lead to a definitive track of advancement for the motivated person interested in the business side of consulting.

Qualifications
• Degree in environmental engineering, geology, environmental science or closely related science.
• Strong skills in asbestos design and management
• Certified Asbestos Consultant
• Lead/Assessor Project monitor certification
• OSHA 40 hour training
• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills;
• 8+ Years of experience
• A team-player attitude with a strong ability to engage in positive and mutually successful interpersonal relationships
• Must be willing to travel to meet project needs.

Project Engineer/Scientist

Project Engineer/Scientist with 3 to 5 years of experience. The primary duties for the position will be to provide technical and field support for senior project managers in preparing Environmental Site Assessments, response actions, and regulatory compliance as well as the preparation of technical reports summarizing findings of investigations. Field experience and sampling of environmental media are required. Knowledge of federal and state regulations is highly desirable. Excellent writing and communication skills as well as proficiency with MS Office applications are required.  Professionalism and initiative are essential to be successful in this position. The candidate must be highly motivated; customer focused, and works well in a team environment. Mentoring and career growth opportunities are available.

Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in environmental science or in a closely related science or engineering discipline; Master’s Degree is a plus
• OSHA 40 hour training
• Must be willing to travel regionally to meet project needs

Professional Wetland Scientist

CDW is seeking candidates with diverse technical background in environmental science, field surveys and wetland resource policy, with over 5 years of professional experience in environmental consulting within the public, private and non-profit sectors. The job responsibilities include wetland delineation, wetland restoration planning, environmental impact analysis, wetland and water quality permitting and environmental education.

The successful candidate will be experienced and versed in the wetland delineation method for both the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the Federal wetlands delineation method. Added expertise would include identification of flood zones, bordering vegetated wetland species, unique or rare plants, and habitats of rare or endangered species.

Also seeking skills in environmental permitting, wetland restoration & replication, storm water management and compliance monitoring, and experience working with agencies and clients to ensure a smooth, efficient and simple permitting and compliance process.

B.S., Environmental Science, Engineering, Biology, Conservation, or related field required, P.W.S. preferred.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Engaging in research that includes field or laboratory observations, analysis of data, and preparation of reports to private/public clients,
  • Serving as a leader or assistant leader on wetland-related projects requiring independent judgment and action,
  • Working as a wetland specialist, or scientist,
  • Directing or conducting wetland delineation or evaluation,
  • Data collections, professional report writing, making routine soil and plant identifications, conducting bioassay or other analytical laboratory determinations.