;

Senior Environmental Geologist in Oakland, CA, United States

Are you a geologist looking for any of the following? 

  • Challenging projects where you learn something new every day,
  • A collaborative environment,
  • An established environmental firm with a network of highly-skilled geologists, engineers, and scientists, and
  • An opportunity to build your career where you are valued and can choose your career path.

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an Environmental Geologist with 6 to 12 years of experience in the environmental consulting field. The ideal candidate is looking for new challenges and wants to work with teams on large and interesting projects.

Key Responsibilities:

 

You would be a member of a team providing environmental consulting services ranging from site investigations to remediation projects. The key responsibilities of this position include the following:

  • Project/Task manager for field projects, including coordinating permitting, subcontractors, field staff, and laboratories
  • Oversee staff performing field work (logging soil borings, overseeing groundwater monitoring well installations, and collecting soil, groundwater, surface water and sediment samples, as well as documenting field activities)
  • Perform occasional field work, including site visits, managing subcontractors, overseeing groundwater monitoring well installations, well and aquifer pumping tests, as well as documenting field activities.
  • Field projects may also include oversight of remediation subcontractors during remediation activities, such as pilot studies and routine operations and maintenance
  • Manage projects and ensure projects are performed safely, on time, and within budget
  • Interpret data and test results
  • Draft reports documenting investigation (or remediation) activities
  • Prepare scopes of work, schedules, and cost estimates
  • Ensure effective client and regulatory agency communication and relations
  • Technical review and mentoring of junior staff
  • Follow company safety standards, site safety standards and provides all required permitting
  • Willingness to travel occasionally to project sites throughout California and the West Coast
  • Maintain a positive attitude and be a team player


Skills / Qualifications

Required:

  • BS degree in Geology or other related technical field
  • Licensed Professional Geologist in the State of California
  • 10+ years related experience, including soil logging, environmental sample collection, well installation, and subcontractor management
  • Strong Project Management skills in meeting scope, schedule and budget
  • Strong Business Development skills in lead development, proposal writing, cost estimating and winning work
  • Experience with Bay Area and California Regulatory Agencies regarding environmental assessment and remediation of soil and groundwater.
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification
  • Computer proficiency (including Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Demonstrated verbal communication and technical presentation skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with the ability/desire to lead tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Willingness to occasionally work more than 8 hours per day when necessary for project success
  • Ability to read, interpret and apply information on State and Federal technical guidance, and regulations, and compliance determinations
  • Must pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
  • Must have valid, current Drivers License (CA preferred) and must have access to vehicle to visit project sites

Preferred:

  • MS degree in Geology, Environmental or Civil Engineering, Environmental Science, or other related technical field
  • Licensed Certified Hydrogeologist (CHg) in California
  • Coursework or practical experience in sedimentation/stratigraphy, hydrogeology, and chemistry

Physical Demands:

  • Field activities may require working in unfavorable weather conditions
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, climb, and lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to drive large pick-up truck
  • Ability to use hands to operate field equipment
  • Close, distance, and peripheral vision; normal auditory function
  • Must complete employment physical demonstrating ability to meet job requirements, including the ability to wear a respirator, as required
  • Completion of annual or bi-annual employment physical, as required

*MONEIS*



Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  <web address removed>  



Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

JOB SEARCH

Keywords / job title / skill / company

Type any location in the box above, or select below :
Africa
Asia & Pacific
CIS
Europe
Middle East
North America
South America
Afghanistan
Åland Islands
Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola
Anguilla
Antarctica
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia
Aruba
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Bahamas, The
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium
Belize
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Bouvet Island
Brazil
British Indian Ocean Territory
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Cape Verde
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Colombia
Comoros
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Congo, Republic of the
Cook Islands
Costa Rica
Cote d'Ivoire
Croatia
Curaçao
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
East Timor
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia
Ethiopia
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Finland
France
French Guiana
French Polynesia
French Southern and Antarctic Lands
Gabon
Gambia, The
Georgia
Germany
Ghana
Gibraltar
Greece
Greenland
Grenada
Guadeloupe
Guam
Guatemala
Guernsey
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Heard Island and McDonald Islands
Holy See (Vatican City)
Honduras
Hong Kong
Hungary
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Iraq
Ireland
Isle of Man
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Jersey
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
Korea, South
Kosovo
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Latvia
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libyan Arab
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macau
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Marshall Islands
Martinique
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mayotte
Mexico
Micronesia, Federated States of
Moldova, Republic of
Monaco
Mongolia
Montenegro
Montserrat
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
Netherlands Antilles
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Niue
Norfolk Island
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Oman
Pakistan
Palau
Palestinian territories
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Pitcairn Islands
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Reunion
Romania
Russia
Rwanda
Saint Barthélemy
Saint Helena
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Martin
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Sint Maarten
Slovakia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa
South Georgia and the Islands
South Sudan
Spain
Sri Lanka
Suriname
Svalbard
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
Tajikistan
Tanzania, United Republic of
Thailand
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Togo
Tokelau
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela
Vietnam
Virgin Islands (US)
Wallis and Futuna
Western Sahara
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Country, town, city or postcode

--Web2New--