Golder Associates Project Engineer/Geologist Job in Newark New Jersey United States
:** As a global, employee-owned organisation with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 180 offices worldwide, our over 8000 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.
Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Project Level Engineer or Geologist for the Newark, New Jersey location. Successful candidates must have a strong academic background in environmental engineering, geology, geological engineering, and/or geotechnical engineering. This individual will provide field and office support for environmental remediation, solid waste, geotechnical, and construction projects.
Initial responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: * field sampling and investigation of environmental media; * oversight of drillers and other on-site contractors; * preparation of boring logs; * air monitoring; * data collection, evaluation and analysis; * design evaluations and analyses; * project research; * report writing; and * interaction with environmental agencies and clients.
Job Requirements: The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes: * Masters Degree in environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, or geology; * A minimum of 4 years practical consulting experience; * Excellent verbal and written communication skills; * A positive attitude and the ability to work both independently and within groups; * The ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds and operate/maintain field testing equipment; * The ability and willingness to travel; travel is estimated at 50%; * Experience with software such as AutoCAD, GIS, Surfer, gINT, and other common software packages desirable; * Completed 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER health and safety training a plus; * Must pass a physical examination and background check as a condition of employment.
Our staff benefit from: * An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth * Employee mentoring program * Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Golder Associates Statement:
Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status
Job ID: 2014-10072
Area of Interest: EN - Engineering Geology and Geology
Job Type: Full Time
Education: Masters Degree
Posted Date: 1/9/2014
SLP: J2WENVIRONMENT, J2WPROJECTS
Req ID: 2014-10072_Newark
Date: Thu, 09 01 2014 00:00:00 GMT