Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc.

We are GES (Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc.). We provide environmental consulting, engineering, and technical field services related to assessment, remediation, and compliance for all environmental media. We also offer a host of value-added strategic and practical solutions.

For more than a quarter-century, we have helped our clients balance environmental objectives with business realities. Stable leadership, consistent management, and an efficient organization are the strengths that have enabled us to uphold our values and the flexibility to adapt, diversify, and grow to serve our clients’ evolving needs.

GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D  

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. Eagan, Minnesota, USA
Apr 07, 2020
Full time
Job Description Outdoor work; in all weather conditions. Mechanical ability is required.  Responsibilities : Performs operation & maintenance of leachate collection and storage system. Collect and interpret field data collected field and complete daily activity logs, checklists and forms in Excel, Word and various other online systems. Completes and tracks maintenance work orders. Perform operation and maintenance of landfill gas collection system blowers and flare operations. Conducts surface emissions monitoring. Must have ability to walk long distances over steep terrain. Helps to identify field related issues and makes recommendations for correction. Supervises contractors on subsurface excavations and equipment & piping installations. Interacts with clients to discuss project site related information. Collects groundwater samples. Ensures installation and repair practices adhere to OSHA requirements and engineering standards. Adheres to GES Health & Safety standards in all field-related activities. Skills & Requirements An education in electronics, electro-mechanical or other skilled trades preferred. 0-3+ years of field related work experience within the landfill or environmental consulting industry. Technical in mechanical or construction-related fields preferred but not required. Landfill-related or environmental remediation experience preferred but not required Must be able to travel with overnight stays. Must possess a strong understanding of standard operating procedures related to sampling, health & safety, field note recording, equipment calibration, and O&M activities. Must be a team player with very good technical, mechanical, and problem solving skills. OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification is a plus. OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training will be required if this certification is not yet earned. This certification is required to perform the duties of this position. Experience with LPS or a behavior based health & safety program is a plus.   Our comprehensive benefits program includes : medical, dental, vision, prescription, 401k, FSA, STD, LTD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan,  and more. GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. Cherry Point, NC, USA
Apr 07, 2020
ob Description GES seeks an Environmental Technician to handle fieldwork activities on a project site located in Cherry Point, North Carolina.   This position required outdoor work, in all weather conditions, on a military base.   Responsibilities: Handles operations and maintenance duties for environmental remediation systems. Performs groundwater-sampling duties. Records field notes for each specific task performed. Maintains equipment calibration logs. Performs general labor and construction activities. Handles other related duties assigned by the Field Services Manager. Follows GES engineering, construction, and O&M policies and procedures. Adheres to GES Health & Safety Standards in all field-related activities. Skills & Requirements A High School diploma or equivalent. 2-5+ years of related sampling and/ fieldwork experience. Previous military experience and/or experience working on the Cherry Point Military base is a plus. Mechanical skills, CDL license, or a OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification are all pluses. Our comprehensive benefits include:   medical, dental, vision, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more. GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity.EOE/AA/M/F/V/D Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. St. Louis, MO, USA
Mar 18, 2020
Full time
Job Description Responsibilities: Performs groundwater sampling, gauging and product bailing, and surveying. Participates in monitoring well installations and sampling events. Compiles and completes field notes on each event/site. Researches information relating to identifying geological formations and soil delineation studies and prepares reports and geological maps based on the findings. Records data, prepares reports, and provides analysis of findings based on scientific experimentation and existing knowledge. Participates in the identification of viable remedial solutions consistent with all Federal, state, and local regulations. Ensures adherence to client and corporate contract specifications in all activities including Health, Safety, Security, and Environment.   Skills & Requirements A Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science, Engineering or a related disciple 2-5+ years of related experience. Experience with drilling oversight and the ability to lead subsurface events is a plus. Must be detail-oriented, and a team player with excellent communication, analytical, organization, and time management skills. Our comprehensive benefits include : medical, dental, vision, prescription card, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more. GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. United States
Mar 18, 2020
Internship- Paid
Job Description GES   is a great company to launch and advance your career with because we provide our interns with the opportunity to apply the knowledge that they have learned in the classroom to   first-hand   experience   in the environmental consulting industry. We are currently seeking students to participate in our internship or co-op programs. Our successful candidates will join an organization that has experienced personnel, state-of-the-art feasibility testing equipment, and innovative technologies such as our patented chemical oxidation techniques. Skills & Requirements Must be a student majoring in Geology, Environmental Science (or a related scientific discipline), or Engineering (Environmental, Civil, Chemical or Mechanical) Must be a sophomore, junior, or senior level student Must be a team player with an enthusiasm for learning and excellent organizational, communication, and problem solving skills Alcohol/Drug screening and a Background Check are required GES is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. West Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Mar 18, 2020
Full time
Job Description Responsibilities: Performs groundwater sampling, gauging and product bailing, and surveying. Participates in monitoring well installation events and treatment system operation and maintenance (OM&M) activities. Compiles and completes field notes on each event/site. Records data, prepares reports, provides analysis and interpretations of findings based on scientific experimentation and existing knowledge. Completes quarterly groundwater monitoring reports. Performs hydrogeological assessments regarding groundwater flows to identify contamination impact and related concerns. Researches information relating to identifying geological formations and soil delineation studies and prepares reports and geological maps based on the findings. Participates in the identification of viable remedial solutions consistent with all Federal, state, and local regulations. Skills & Requirements A Bachelor's degree or higher in geology, environmental science, or related scientific discipline. 2-6+ years of related experience. The following knowledge / experience / certifications are highly preferred: Soil and groundwater sampling experience Environmental case management experience Report writing skills 40 HR OSHA Hazwoper Must be detail-oriented, and a team player with good communication, analytical, organization, and time management skills. Our comprehensive benefits include : medical, dental, vision, prescription card, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more. GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Mar 18, 2020
Full time
Job Description Senior Environmental Scientist / Ecologist – Ecological Services (ES) We are looking for a Senior Environmental Scientist / Ecologist to secure new projects and clients while contributing to the development of existing client relationships within in our Ecological Services service line. This position will lead client and business development efforts throughout our South & West region, primarily Florida. In addition, initially, this person will handle high level project management for any new work that is secured.  The position can be home-based from anywhere in Florida, however our preferred candidate will be based in Central or West Florida or have the ability to report to our Tampa area Pinellas Park or Fort Lauderdale, Florida.   Responsibilities: Handling project management for high visibility / large scale projects, which includes: project definition, siting, assessment, permitting, data management, and compliance support. Acting as primary contact for key clients by providing regular status updates, resolving project related challenges, and establishing a strong business relationship. Managing capture efforts, which includes: utilizing technical expertise to develop proposals for projects, creating written content, developing pricing, co-conducting presentations, and finalizing contracting. Expanding existing client relationships by ensuring quality service on current projects, and focusing cross-selling efforts towards new high-potential opportunities. Leading ES related account development, sales, and delivery of GES’ consulting services for the South & West Region. Collaborating with local management, Senior Leadership, the Director of Operations (South & West), and the Director of ES to regularly evaluate opportunities to pursue, as well as execute strategic plans to support revenue generation goals and objectives. Generating leads through an established professional network, as well as by attending conferences and industry events.   Skills & Requirements A Bachelor’s degree or higher in the sciences or engineering. A CWB or PWS certification is a plus.  15+ years of progressive ecological services experience and client support. Experience in any of the following areas is a major plus: Aquatic environmental characterization and monitoring Biological and habitat assessment Cultural resource surveys Ecological risk assessment Environmental documentation (NEPA) Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Wildlife Hazard Assessments and Management Plans Water, sediment and biological sampling and monitoring Wetland delineation and permitting Wetland mitigation banking Wetland stream design Must have an extensive knowledge of ES markets in Florida and established client relationships with key decision makers.  Must possess business development experience, which should include: generating leads, creating proposals, and conducting sales presentations. Must possess excellent communication, teamwork, analytical, organizational, technical writing, presentation, and client service skills Our comprehensive benefits program includes:  medical, dental, vision, prescription, 401k, FSA, STD, LTD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan,  and more. GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. Virgin Islands, St. Croix
Mar 18, 2020
Full time
Job Description Our Christiansted, St. Croix office seeks a Field Services Lead to handle high level fieldwork duties and assist in the supervision of technician staff.   This is outdoor work, in all weather conditions Responsibilities: Schedules field activities by assigning the appropriate field technician to each task, communicating the schedule to the appropriate office team member, and ensuring that work request forms are prepared completely and correctly and signed by the Project Manager. Handles data management and tabulation, comparing soil and groundwater data to regulatory standards, preparing groundwater analytical maps, creating sample location maps, and soil boring and monitoring well logs. Ensures equipment is in good working order and identifies those tools and equipment not in a safe and functional condition (prior to leaving the office) and ensures proper equipment is loaded on the truck to perform the required field activities.  Conducts well gauging, well development, routine groundwater/soil sampling, and other general field-related services, including general labor and construction activities as permitted by GES policies and procedures. Performs general subcontractor oversight and self-performs (where applicable) field-related activities related to remediation work (i.e. trenching, subsurface piping, shed and electrical installations). Performs standard remedial system and vacuum enhanced recovery operations & maintenance (O&M) activities Completes all reporting and paperwork necessary to support the Project Manager and ensure proper field operations Records field notes and O&M Sheets for specific tasks performed at each site and follows established procedures for documenting all field activities. Reports field related issues to the Project Manager and helps to remedy the concern Conducts Job Safety Analysis (JSA) quality reviews and Loss Prevention Observations (LPOs), and identifies loss/near-loss (NL) incidents. Ensures all installation and repair practices adhere to OSHA requirements and GES’ engineering standards. Adheres to OSHA and GES’ Health & Safety standards in all field-related activities. May assist in the oversight of Technician staff and handles individual performance management and mentoring through setting goals/expectations consistent with company standards, providing daily guidance and one-on-one coaching sessions, practicing behavior-based management, investigating accidents, conducting individual and team meetings, conducting safety meetings, and semi-annual and annual reviews for all project team members. Performs other field duties as assigned by the Project Manager.  Skills & Requirements A high school diploma or equivalent. A degree in geology, environmental science or related scientific discipline is a plus. 8+ years of field related work experience within the environmental consulting industry. Must possess a strong understanding of standard operating procedures related to sampling, health & safety, decontamination, field note recording, equipment calibration, and O&M activities. Petroleum Storage Terminal and Refinery experience is a big plus. Proficient computer (Word, Excel, Outlook) and data entry skills. Must be detail-oriented team player with very good technical, mechanical, problem solving, organizational, communication and time management skills. OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification and TWIC card are a plus. OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training will be required if this certification is not yet earned. This certification and a TWIC card are required to perform the duties of this position. Our comprehensive benefits include:   medical, dental, vision, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more. GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity.EOE/AA/M/F/V/D