Groundwater Modeling Analyst

  • Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc.
  • Blacksburg, VA, USA
  • Aug 29, 2018
Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Water Quality

Job Description

Job Description


  • Assists in the development of project specific data management, analysis, and reporting needs.
  • Provides maps and other datasets and performs appropriate analysis techniques to support projects.
  • Handles data gathering/management, executes query and performs analysis.
  • Develops figures and other deliverables.
  • Helps prepare draft plans/technical reports including: tables, metadata, and figures.
  • Ensures standards of data and accuracy are met for each project.
  • Applies technical expertise to assist with proposal efforts.

Skills & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in GIS, Engineering, Geology, Hydrogeology or related field.
  • 1-4+ years of environmental modeling experience. Experience should include creating finite difference analysis models, working with GIS file formats, public data, and CAD Files. Experience within the environmental consulting industry is a major plus.
  • Most possess familiarity with MODFLOW, GMS or Groundwater Vistas, FEFLOW, and Microsoft Office products.
  • Most have an understanding of coordinate systems and projections, the ability to troubleshoot technology, and a solid understanding of modeling principles.
  • Must be a self-directed, problem solver capable of successfully managing competing priorities.
  • Drug/Alcohol screening and a background check are required.

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

Job Level

Entry-level,   Mid-level