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Our relatively small, dedicated staff represents a broad range of disciplines and skill sets. Our diversity and size allow us to be nimble, quickly forming project teams that are responsive to our clients’ complex technical needs while providing highly personalized customer service.

With staff located throughout the United States, we provide a geographic reach seldom found in a firm our size. Using state-of-the-art information sharing and collaboration tools and an unequaled commitment to teamwork, we deliver innovative, just-in-time solutions for our clients.

Working at Skeo

Imagine a company where making a vital difference for people and communities and creating a better world are core values. Explore a workplace where cultivating your passions is encouraged and rewarded. Return each day to a setting where diverse perspectives and skills are respected and celebrated. Immerse yourself in a culture of mutual support, flexibility and inclusivity. Challenge yourself in an environment that encourages autonomy and collaboration.

Consider Skeo. Take a closer look. Join us.

Working at Skeo has been a dream. Not only do I feel valued as an employee, but knowing that the work we do with our clients and communities helps people has been incredibly rewarding. When I have needed support or guidance my colleagues and management have been there to provide it, and in turn, I feel invested in the company’s success as well as my own.

Tiffany Reed

Since 2005, I have had the good fortune to work within this incredibly supportive organization and alongside hardworking, spirited, compassionate and brilliant colleagues. I’m proud to be part of the Skeo family.

Matt Robbie

When I first joined Skeo, I was impressed to learn that most of my colleagues had been at the company for years. Over seven years later, it's easy to see why – I get to go to work each day alongside an amazing team, knowing that we are making a difference in communities across the country. On top of that, Skeo provides growth opportunities and is always looking for ways to support us – both at work and at home.

Emily Chi

Skeo is a unique place to work. I feel like my ideas are heard and my personal well-being is important. I work on interesting projects and am offered diverse opportunities. I have a team to back me up and help me grow. What more could I want?

Kirby Webster

The Skeo team is incredible and the flexibility can’t be beat. I’ve had the opportunity to try so many new things on the job and in the decade I’ve worked here, I’ve never been bored. It feels like our work matters. Support for staff during the pandemic has been incredible and reminds me why I’m so grateful to work for Skeo.

Alison Frost

For almost two decades, Skeo has been an inspiring place for me to work and grow, personally and professionally. I treasure my long-term relationships with my colleagues and our clients. Skeo has always been there for me and my family – making schedule flexibility possible, offering new opportunities, weathering challenging economic times through careful planning. Skeo is special.

James Wilkinson

I began work with Skeo on a part-time basis during grad school and enjoyed it so much, I stayed! Twelve years later, I continue to value the truly unique work environment that is Skeo. Staff lift each other up to learn and grow new work areas and to provide both depth of knowledge and breadth of experience to all we do. Everyone has a place at the table and everyone has a valued role to play in the Skeo family. And, yes, that is honestly how I think of my coworkers: they are family.

Sabrina Foster

I’m always stunned with how caring Skeo and its people can be. Whether it’s the flexibility, the mentorship or the genuine interest into my wellbeing and what I want to be doing for work, I feel fortunate to be with Skeo.

Anthony Li

I was willing to settle for something that would pay the bills and treat me like a person, and instead I happened across the most employee-focused company I or any of my friends and family have ever heard of. In the two years I’ve been here, Skeo has raised the bar time and time again on what it means to be an ethical workplace and I feel incredibly lucky and proud to work here.

Haley Gannon

Skeo has been a blessing to me professionally and personally in so many ways! It is a joy to work each day in support of my colleagues, the company’s goals and values, and our clients. Since day one, I’ve been accepted, supported, invested in, and cared for by my colleagues and Skeo’s leadership team. I’m grateful to be part of such a unique workplace.

Lynette Vanderpool

There are many reasons that make Skeo a great place to work. Here are just a few. 1) You get the opportunity to work with amazing people inside and outside the company on a daily basis. 2) You get the opportunity to work on a wide-range of really interesting and meaningful projects that benefit communities and the environment. 3) Most importantly, Skeo has an amazing support structure that is committed to a workplace environment where its employees can thrive.

Eric Marsh

Employment Opportunities

 

Join Our Team as an Associate
Skeo Solutions, Inc. is a small consulting firm that provides innovative and collaborative solutions to our primary clients in environmental stewardship, social equity, and economic opportunity. We are seeking an Associate to join our dynamic and talented team of professionals.

The person in this position would primarily support projects for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Land and Emergency Management. They would be part of a team at Skeo that analyzes Superfund site cleanups and reuses, following EPA guidance. Ideal candidates will have a background in the natural sciences and be able to produce clear and concise written materials for public audiences.

 

Elements of this work will include:

  • Supporting the development of Five-Year Reviews and other EPA reports
  • Evaluating the implementation and performance of a cleanup to determine whether it remains protective of human health and the environment
  • Researching and summarizing EPA site investigations and decision documents
  • Interpreting environmental monitoring data, such as groundwater contaminant concentrations
  • Reviewing property ownership and related land use restrictions
  • Site inspection travel (about 5-8 trips per year)
  • Writing technical memorandums, fact sheets, and other communication materials related to site cleanups, contaminants or cleanup technologies
  • Supporting site-specific strategies to achieve EPA performance measures

All staff are expected to reflect Skeo’s operating principles: dignity, respect, compassion, integrity, and accountability. Applicants should be able to multi-task, collaborate well with teams and professional peers, be responsive, maintain a positive attitude and have excellent communication skills.

Skills We Are Seeking:
Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Geosciences, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Engineering, or a related field
  • Knowledge of the physical, chemical, and biological processes that control the transport, migration, and potential impacts of hazardous waste to human health and the environment
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to be highly responsive, meticulous, and capable of supporting multiple projects
  • Aptitude for learning new subject matter
  • Located within two hours of a major airport

 

Preferable Skills and Qualifications:

  • One or more years relevant employment experience or a master’s degree in a related field
  • Programmatic or field experience related to the EPA Superfund removal or remedial cleanup process
  • Experience interpreting environmental data and assessing data trends
  • Experience developing or reviewing institutional controls such as environmental covenants or deed notices
  • Experience working as a government or private sector environmental contractor

 

Why Work with Skeo?

  • Remote or in-office work: You can work remotely or join us at our Charlottesville, Virginia office. Candidates should generally be available during our operating hours of 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Standard Time. However, hours may vary depending on time zone and client needs. If working remotely, applicants must have internet access that allows them to perform tasks requiring major data transfers.
  • Reduced work schedule options: While most positions are 40 hours, Skeo employees have the option to request to reduce their standard hours all the way down to 30 hours per week. This allows our employees to enjoy flexibility and increased balance harmony within their work and personal lives.
  • Full benefits package: Skeo offers a variety of employer-paid benefits to support our employees’ well-being, including health, dental, life, short-term disability, and long-term disability. Skeo also offers upgraded plans at a reduced cost to employees and dependents, including health, dental, vision, and life. In addition, Skeo offers a 401K with a 5% match.
  • Paid Time Off: Skeo provides accrued PTO that can be used for vacation, sickness, and personal time, allowing employees the choice of how they use their earned time.
  • Development opportunities:Skeo continuously strives to improve our expertise and knowledge, and we provide educational opportunities for staff while holding ourselves to a high standard of excellence, integrity, and accountability. Skeo also provides an annual funding stipend for educational and development endeavors.
  • Paid Holidays: Skeo recognizes many major holidays as paid days off.
  • A supportive work environment:Skeo values diversity of thought and lives by our operating principles: dignity, respect, compassion, integrity, and accountability through all our actions to foster an inclusive workplace culture.

 

If you are excited about Skeo, meet the qualifications described above and enjoy working collaboratively in a warm, welcoming environment, please join us!

Please submit the required application materials, which includes a cover letter and resume, no later than April 15, 2024.  Decisions will be made based on resumes, performance on exercises, and recommendations. Early submissions are encouraged.

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Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process or are limited in the ability to or are unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, please contact Sarah Bennett at sbennett@skeo.com for assistance.


Skeo recruits, employs, trains and compensates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity (including gender nonconformity and status as transgender individual), marital status, pregnancy or maternity, genetic information, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

 

Skeo’s Equal Employment Opportunity Statement outlines its commitment to equal employment opportunity for job applicants and employees, all of whom are protected under federal law from discrimination on several bases. Learn more about these protections from the following notices:

Know Your Rights: Workplace Discrimination is Illegal

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

Employee Rights Under the NLRA