Apex Companies, LLC Principal Scientist/Subject Matter Expert in Houston, Texas

Principal Scientist/Subject Matter Expert


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TX South - Houston


11391 Meadowglen Lane






United States of America


Science Technical


No bureaucracy. Apex was founded on the principles of agility and employee empowerment, and we've worked hard over the past 30+ years to build a culture of collaboration, communication, and opportunity. That's our secret to success, plain and simple.

We get it. You're looking for growth opportunity in a high-energy environment. You want to work with the best minds in the business and for a company that cares about your professional development. And while you might be okay with some routine, you'd really like a role that includes new challenges, stretching you just enough to help you grow.

You get it. As a Subject Matter Expert (SME), you're a serious multi-tasker who lends your technical expertise and business savvy to the success of every project. You work hard to exceed client expectations for quality and cost-effectiveness, and you coordinate project activities to complete every project on time and within budget. At the end of the workday, you go home very satisfied knowing you've delivered solutions to clients that depend on you to resolve problems that range from very simple to very complex.

Like every member of the Apex Team, your role as SME is key to the company's success. While responsibilities of the SME will vary day to day, in general you will often:

  • Serve as senior technical lead on assigned projects, providing subject matter expertise to effectively deliver desired results.

  • Write and review technical reports and proposals.

  • Assist with project management activities.

  • Mentor and train staff and ensure quality work product..

In addition to your fulfilling role with a growing company, you also gain the advantages of:

  • A flexible work environment

  • Diverse projects

  • Working with some of the best and brightest in the industry among a culture that values diversity

  • 750+ employee consulting firm led by an approachable, accessible executive team and all of the resources typical of much larger firms

Minimum Requirements

Great minds think alike! Now that we understand each other, let’s sort through the minimum qualifications for this position:

  • Professional accreditation, as required on specific assignments.

  • 15+ years of experience with process safety, personal safety, operational management systems, technical writing, technical oversight, and project management.

  • Strong technical writing skills, the ability to successfully multi-task, safety awareness, and a good record and understanding of safe work practices.

  • 40-hour HAZWOPER certification preferred.

  • Valid driver's license and personal vehicle are required.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.

  • Experience with Deltek Vision is preferred.

We're ready to get this key position filled so if this is you, submit your resume now for consideration. If you're ready to grow, let us know!

Apex Companies, LLC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

TO ALL RECRUITMENT AGENCIES: Apex Companies does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes for any of our job postings, to our careers sites, or to any employees of Apex Companies or affiliates. Apex Companies is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.