Windward’s most valuable resource is its employees. We appreciate our employees’ skill and dedication and encourage their professional growth. As an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE M/F/D/V), Windward offers competitive salary and benefit packages, as well as the opportunity to work in an informal, collegial atmosphere with nationally known scientists and engineers.
Windward’s ability to provide high-quality work for our clients is fostered by our supportive corporate culture, which includes collaborative project teams, a casual working environment, and extensive professional development opportunities. Windward staff are career oriented, highly motivated, and very satisfied with the working environment.
Part-time to Full-time Temporary Position for Environmental Scientist or Environmental Engineer
Windward Environmental LLC is looking for an undergraduate or masters student with an environmental science or environmental engineering background to join our Syracuse, New York, office, where they will work on projects related to metal bioavailability, chemistry, and ecotoxicology. The primary duties of this position will include statistical and graphical data analysis, the application of environmental models, and the preparation of presentation and report materials. We will consider entry-level candidates pursuing a science or engineering degree who can learn new technical skills through on-the-job training.
The successful candidate must be comfortable with quantitative analyses, statistics, and coding in ‘R’ to perform statistical and graphical analyses. Therefore, candidates should be able to demonstrate the following essential skills:
• Problem solving, quantitative analyses, and statistical analyses
• Excellent PC proficiency, and the ability to work in Microsoft® Excel and Word
• Experience with the ‘R’ language for performing statistical and graphical analyses
Other desirable characteristics include:
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Ability to work independently and contribute to projects in multiple offices
• An interest in the underlying mechanisms of how things work
The successful candidate can begin part-time work immediately, if their schedule allows. Otherwise, the position will be full time for the summer of 2018.
Windward provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.