Matthew P. Alger, Project Manager/GIS



Mr. Alger has performed numerous roles as a field supervisor and sampling technician under a Massachusetts Licensed Site Professional (LSP) since 2005 and has managed hazardous waste site evaluations and clean-up projects under the Massachusetts Contingency Plan (MCP) and under Rhode Island's Rules and Regulations for the Investigation and Remediation of Hazardous Material Releases. He has worked with site cleanups involving major excavations of contaminated soil, stabilization of RCRA waste soils, and ground water extraction & treatment systems. As a project manager, Mr. Alger generates cost estimates, develops budgets, and procures & manages subcontractors. Mr. Alger also has specialized training in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and remote sensing applications.

Education and Qualifications

  • Master of Arts Boston University, 2003
  • Environmental Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Bachelor of ArtsProvidence College, 2000
  • Environmental Studies / Biology
  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Liberal Arts Honors Program
  • Dean's Scholarship for Merit

Technical training

  • Environmental Modeling Using GIS
  • Spatial Statistical Analysis
  • Multivariate Statistics
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Advanced Remote Sensing
  • Radar Remote Sensing
  • UNIX
  • SAS
  • Splus
  • ARCView
  • ERDAS Imagine

Training / Certifications

  • OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training
  • OSHA 8 Hour HAZWOPER Annual Refresher Courses
  • OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety and Health Training
  • MA Asbestos Inspector # AI900475
  • CPR & First Aid Certified
  • MBTA Right-of-Way (ROW) Certified
  • Keolis Right-of-Way Worker Protection (RWP) Certified
  • EPA ACRES Online Training
  • MassDEP-Approved LSP Technical and Regulatory Training Seminars