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Golder Associates Geologist in ATLANTA, Georgia

AtGolder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a placeto work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where peoplecollaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and growprofessionally in a strong culture of ownership.

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

We are seeking an entry level Geologist to support field and consulting activities in our operations in Atlanta, Georgia. Our ideal candidate has a background in Geology, Hydrogeology, or closely related environmental field.


  • Providing technical support on projects involving geologic andhydrogeologic analyses, environmental assessment, and contaminated site remediationfor clients across the power, waste, manufacturing, mining and infrastructuresectors.

  • Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Interfacing with clients and subcontractors.

  • Sampling ground/surface water, soil, air, and wastes.

  • Supporting subsurface investigation processes including drilling, soilclassification, aquifer testing, and groundwater well installation.

  • Completing geologic, hydrogeologic, and environmental fielddocumentation, data interpretation and analysis, database management, andassisting with report preparation.

  • Preparing and adhering to site-specific health and safety plans tomitigate or eliminate risks to oneself and other Golder staff, client’spersonnel and the public.


  • Bachelors in Geology, Hydrogeology, or a closely related environmental field.

  • 0-3 years relevant experience.

  • Must have ability to travel up to 75% of the time for out-of-townproject opportunities, including periods of more than one week.

  • Must be able to work outdoors in all seasonal weather conditions.

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must be able to work with highly motivated project team.

  • Strong and effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel andOutlook).

  • Candidate must be willing to operate and maintain field testing andmonitoring equipment, and able to lift 50 pounds.

Demonstrated experience or qualifications inthe following areas is a plus:

  • Master’s degree in related field preferred

  • Preparation of geologic boring logs, groundwater contour maps, and technicalreports.

  • Implementing and overseeing field investigations.

  • Completed 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER course.

  • Specialized computer skills including database applications, groundwaterand contaminant modeling software, GIS, AutoCAD, and/or gINT.

  • Ability to obtain a professional geologist license registration.

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Employeeowned structure - own the business, own the result

  • 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 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 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.

EqualOpportunity Employment Statement

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

To learn more about our company and culture click hereto view The Promise of Golder at video.

Title: Geologist

Location: GA-ATLANTA

Requisition ID: 19000933