Geologist

  • Golder Associates
  • Manchester, New Hampshire
  • Jul 16, 2020
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA

Job Description

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

 

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership. 

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment? 

Golder is currently seeking a Geologist to work in our Manchester, New Hampshire office. This position provides an opportunity to join a fast-paced team that provides solutions on environmental projects. The work entails a variety of office-related and outdoor “hands-on” activities, with a need to carefully follow instructions, document activities, and at times requires problem solving and proactive communication.  

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Performing subsurface site investigations including drilling, classifying soils, coring and logging rock, installing wells, and collecting environmental samples (e.g., soil, groundwater, soil gas) in compliance with State and Federal requirements
  • Providing oversight and coordination of subcontractors (e.g., drillers, laboratories)
  • Operating, maintaining, and monitoring remedial systems
  • Accurately documenting (e.g., field forms, field notebooks, daily reports) and verbally communicating site conditions, observations, and activities
  • Contributing to environmental monitoring and technical reports, including compiling field and analytical data
  • Safely performing work in the office and field; fieldwork may occur in all seasonal weather conditions, while using equipment (with an ability to lift and move approximately 50 pounds without assistance) and operating vehicles on behalf of the company 

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology or related discipline
  • Up to five years relevant work experience
  • Computer skills and experience with industry standard commercial computer software including Microsoft Office and basic data management software
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical skills and a positive attitude as well as the ability to work both independently and on teams

Desired:

  • Experience with New Hampshire, Massachusetts, or Connecticut regulatory programs
  • Ability to be comfortable in remote settings and a willingness to perform a variety of tasks as needed to complete an assignment
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER and 8-hour refresher (as applicable)
  • Submittal of a cover letter with your resume is appreciated

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Employee owned structure
  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
  • Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 7,000 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors. 

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement 

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, individuals with disabilities  or other characteristics protected by law.  Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Sector

Consulting