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1100 Jadwin Ave.
Suite 250
Richland, WA 99352

Careers

Freestone is committed to hiring talented, energetic, and well-qualified staff from a variety of scientific backgrounds. We accept resumes and applications year-round.

A multi-discipline small business consulting firm, Freestone Environmental comprises an academically diverse work force. Our core team of scientists and engineers showcase our capabilities in every project. We foster the professional development of our employees through collaboration in challenging project work, training, and mentorship by senior staff and management.

Interested in Joining Our Team?

Review our active postings below. To apply, please submit your resume, Freestone application form, contact information for three (3) references, and a cover letter explaining how your qualifications meet the requirements of the position to: jobs@gofreestone.com with the job posting title in the subject line.





Current Openings





Entry Level Geologist - Richland, WA

Posted 9/25/2018


Freestone Environmental Services, Inc., (www.gofreestone.com) a multi-disciplinary consulting firm headquartered in Richland, Washington, is seeking an entry-level geologist to support regulatory field investigations.

The successful candidate will participate in project work at various locations on the Hanford Site near Richland, Washington. Project work will involve hydrogeologic investigations, monitoring well installation, environmental sampling, aquifer testing and analysis, and report preparation. The emphasis for this position is field work combined with in-office data analysis and report preparation. The position will involve:

Duties:
  • Oversight of drilling and well installation
  • Participation in multimedia sampling programs
  • Evaluation and interpretation of environmental and geologic data
  • CERCLA and RCRA regulatory support
  • Maintaining environmental databases
  • Technical report preparation

  • Required Qualifications:
  • One to three years relevant project experience (prefer consulting experience)
  • Motivated self-starter and detail-oriented
  • Able to work outside in extreme weather conditions
  • Available to relocate and work in Richland, WA

  • Preferences:
  • One year of Hanford field geology experience
  • M.S. Geology/Hydrogeology
  • 40-hour HAZWOPER
  • Strong technical writing skills

  • To Apply: Please submit your resume, a completed application (found at: http://www.gofreestone.com/careers/), a writing sample, salary requirements, three (3) references, and a cover letter explaining how your qualifications meet the requirements of the position to: jobs@gofreestone.com with the following subject line: Entry Level Geologist


    Freestone is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Veteran Friendly.





    Policy Analyst - Silver Spring, MD
    NOAA's Office of Response and Restoration

    Posted 8/23/2018


    Freestone Environmental Services, Inc., (www.gofreestone.com) a multi-disciplinary consulting firm, seeks a talented individual to serve as a Policy Analyst to support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of Response and Restoration (OR&R -- www.response.restoration.noaa.gov). This position will be located in Silver Spring, MD. OR&R is a program office that responds to threats in order to protect and restore coastal resources. To do this OR&R provides scientific response to releases of oil, chemicals, and contaminants; works to reduce, remove and better understand the impacts of marine debris; and protects and restores the nation’s trust natural resources.


    Duties:
  • Serve as analyst and coordinator for specific program, policy and communication actions with subject matter experts and office management. Maintain regular communication with and provide timely responses to the NOS Policy and Constituent Affairs Division.
  • Coordinate and implement an innovative and proactive legislative strategy that builds awareness of OR&R core capabilities with members of Congress and external partners. Craft and maintain legislative briefing materials and responses to Congressional queries. Track legislation and monitor progress of bills relevant to OR&R and federal partners. Provide timely reports to OR&R Chief of Staff on status of relevant legislation.
  • Coordinate and implement an innovative and proactive stakeholder outreach strategy that builds awareness of and partnerships with OR&R. Craft and maintain outreach materials. Track and engage with stakeholders that have priorities relevant to OR&R and federal partners to generate mutual program interest and support.
  • Develop and maintain strategic communications tools to enhance information sharing across OR&R divisions as it pertains to external partnerships and engagement, legislative tracking, Congressional briefing materials, and minutes from meetings with Congress and external partners.
  • Support OR&R Chief of Staff in program planning and evaluation process, including routine evaluation of OR&R contributions to NOAA Annual Operating Plan milestones, performance measures and accomplishments.
  • Support development of annual OR&R Outreach Strategic Plan as a crucial member of the OR&R Outreach Team.
  • Implement and/or manage short and long-term special projects as needs arise.

  • Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in public policy, environmental science or related field with a minimum of three years’ experience in a writing/editing and/or communications capacity; a Master’s degree is preferred.
  • Experience working with a federal agency or Congress.
  • Self-motivated, creative and energetic with an ability to work well individually and cooperatively with a range of individuals.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously and to shift priorities as needed.
  • Proven ability to work both as a member of a team and independently.
  • Prior experience working for an organization in a marine science related field is preferred, but not required.
  • Prior experience with Drupal or other content management systems is also helpful, but not required.

  • To Apply: Please submit your resume, a completed application (found at: http://www.gofreestone.com/careers/), a writing sample, salary requirements, three (3) references, and a cover letter explaining how your qualifications meet the requirements of the position to: jobs@gofreestone.com with the following subject line: Policy Analyst


    Freestone is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Veteran Friendly.



    Freestone Environmental Services, Inc. (www.gofreestone.com) a multi-disciplinary consulting firm, seeks a talented individual to serve as a Budget Analyst to support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of Response and Restoration (OR&R - www.response.restoration.noaa.gov). OR&R is a program office that responds to threats in order to protect and restore coastal resources. To do this OR&R provides scientific response to releases of oil, chemicals, and contaminants; works to reduce, remove and better understand the impacts of marine debris; and protects and restores the nation’s trust natural resources.

    The Budget Analyst will be a team member of the Business Services Group division within OR&R. The Business Services Group provides OR&R with budget and administrative support. It is a team-oriented and collaborative work environment.
    Responsibilities:
  • Provide budget tracking and analysis. This will require the individual to use and enter data into office-specific information systems.
  • Research and query budget data and expense information.
  • Prepare materials for responses to various budgetary questions.
  • Play an integral role in the budget planning process.
  • Provide analysis on pending obligation commitments for grants and contracts and accurately report the information to key personnel.
  • Prepare reports and supplies fiscal and budgetary data.
  • Analyze and evaluate continual changes in program plans and funding.
  • Develop recommendations for financial and/or budgetary actions.
  • Notify program office/management of trends toward over and under obligation of funds.
  • Recommend ways to improve the utilization of funds.
  • Monitor the execution of funding and agreements support.
  • Maintain and coordinate project code information.
  • Help create and maintain an office policy and procedures manual


  • Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s in business administration or related field.
  • Strong knowledge of the budgetary process and analytical skills.
  • Technical proficiency with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated energetic strategic thinker.
  • Ability to work well individually and cooperatively with a range of individuals.
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously and to shift priorities as needed.
  • Knowledge of Federal Budget Execution and Commerce Business System (CBS) is a plus.
  • Familiarity with NOAA policies, procedures for budget and finance is highly desirable.

  • To Apply: Please submit your resume, the contact information for three (3) references, Freestone application form (http://www.gofreestone.com/careers), and a cover letter explaining how your qualifications meet the requirements of the position to: jobs@gofreestone.com with the following subject line: NOAA Budget Analyst.

    Freestone is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Veteran Friendly.

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