Consultants & Laboratories

HP Environmental, Inc. offers a stimulating work environment for hardworking, technically skilled people seeking fulfilling, long-term employment.  In addition to competitive salaries and benefits, HPE offers opportunities for training, and encourages employees to broaden their skills through continuing education. HPE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against an applicant for employment on the basis of race, age, religion, sexual orientation, or gender identity.  

If you think you have something to offer and are open to new and exciting challenges we look forward to hearing from you!  To inquire or apply for any employment openings (listed below), please e-mail your resume and a cover letter for our review and consideration.

We are actively seeking qualified, self-motivated, results-oriented professionals to fill the following positions:   

Industrial Hygienist

HP Environmental, Inc. is seeking an individual who can independently perform building site inspections and monitoring related to asbestos and lead.  Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree required and a minimum 3 years experience in the practice of industrial hygiene or a closely related field, preferred.  Must have good written and communication skills.  MD, DC and VA licensing for asbestos and lead testing and monitoring a plus.  Full-time position with benefits.  

Submit resume and cover letter to the link below listing "Industrial Hygienist" in the Subject Line.

Updated 1/11/19

Industrial Hygiene Technician (Entry Level)

HP Environmental, Inc. is seeking an entry level technician to assist field personnel in performing inspections and monitoring for asbestos and lead-related projects.  Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree required and the desire to learn more about the field of industrial hygiene.  No experience necessary, training will be provided.  Must have good written and oral communication skills.  Full-time position with benefits.

Submit resume and cover letter to the link below listing "Industrial Hygiene Technician" in the Subject Line.

Updated  1/11/19


Laboratory Analyst - Microbiology

HPE is seeking a highly motivated candidate for a Laboratory Analyst in the Environmental Microbiology department at their laboratory in Herndon, VA. Analysis of environmental samples shall include fungal spores, bacteria and Legionella.

Job Type: Full-time

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM - 5 PM

Salary: $19.23 to $28.85 /hour (commensurate with experience)


·     Analysis of environmental samples for detection of environmental hazards (mold, bacteria, Legionella)

·     Follow QC procedures based on published methods and HPE SOPs

·     Prepare standards and reagents

·     Document all laboratory activities in applicable logbooks and databases

·     Enter data in HPE Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) as applicable

·     Perform routine maintenance of equipment and instrumentation

·     Position reports directly to the laboratory manager


·     Bachelor's Degree in Microbiology or Biology (Required)

·     The individual should be self-motivated, ambitious, hardworking, and able to work independently and as part of a team

·     Physical requirements include sitting/standing for extended periods using a microscope and/or setting up samples

·     Ability to learn new techniques, multitask, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Preferred Experience

·     1+ years of laboratory (industry) experience

·     Handling and operation of microscopes – light, compound, phase contrast

·     Knowledge of International Standard 17025

·     Cell culture procedures and aseptic techniques  


Submit resume and cover letter to the link below listing "Laboratory Analyst - Microbiology" in the Subject Line.

Posted 1/11/19  

Geologist/Environmental Scientist

HP Environmental, Inc. (HPE), located in Herndon, Virginia, is seeking an experienced geologist/environmental scientist to join their Site Assessment, Monitoring & Compliance Division in a Project Management capacity. HPE performs comprehensive environmental assessments and consultation in the areas of environmental chemistry, toxicology, geology, industrial hygiene, indoor air quality (IAQ) and building performance. HPE staff conducts building assessments with unparalleled professional credentials including doctoral level scientists, professional geologists, professional engineers and board-certified industrial hygienists. HPE provides services to property managers, owners, developers, real estate investment trusts, insurance companies, financial institutions and contractors for commercial, federal, medical, manufacturing, and military facilities.

The Site Assessment, Monitoring & Compliance Division provides environmental due diligence services starting with Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) and proceeding through soil and groundwater remediation work on a site-by-site basis. A list of services provided by the Site Assessment division includes the following:

     ASTM Compliant Phase I & II Environmental Site Assessments

     Regulatory Compliance Audits

     Voluntary Cleanup Programs

     UST and AST Compliance Assessments

     UST and AST installations and removals

     Soil and Groundwater Investigations and Remediation

     Petroleum-impacted soil delineation during site development

     Environmental Permitting Support

     Litigation Support

The ideal candidate would be a self-starter with 3-5 years of experience performing related services, have the ability to work as an individual or part of a group, be knowledgeable about local and federal environmental regulations, have experience managing projects and interacting with clients and regulators, be capable of performing environmental sample collection and field work, and be proficient in Office Suite. AutoCAD capability a plus. Field work will be required of this position and may be as much as 50% of the work load. Competitive pay is based on relevant experience.


Submit resume and cover letter to the link below listing "Geologist/Environmental Scientist" in the Subject Line.

Posted 2/6/19