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Golder Associates Staff Geologist in Mount Laurel, New Jersey

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder isnot just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environmentwhere people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, andgrow 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 has a new opportunity for a Staff Geologist to join our Mt.Laurel, NJ office on a full-time basis. This position provides an opportunity to join a fast-paced team that provides solutions on environmental site remediation projects. The work entails a variety of field and office-related activities, with a need to carefully follow instructions, document activities, effectively communicate, and promote our health and safety culture.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Perform subsurface field geologic/hydrogeologic investigation tasksincluding drilling, aquifer and geophysical testing

  • Interpret subsurface conditions and prepare investigation records

  • Install monitoring wells/piezometers for groundwater sampling and waterlevel readings

  • Collect environmental samples (e.g., soil, groundwater, surface water, soilgas, and air) in compliance with State and Federal requirements

  • Procure, coordinate, and oversee subcontractors (e.g., laboratories,drillers)

  • Accurately document field programs (e.g., field forms, field notebooks,daily reports) to identify site conditions, observations, and activities

  • Engage in a team environment, working closely with Project Managers andco-workers to complete work programs

  • Manage tasks associated with implementation of field programs and reportpreparation

  • Contribute to environmental monitoring and technical reports bycompiling and interpreting data and summarizing findings

  • Handle equipment, including maintenance, calibration to operational andregulatory requirements, and ability to lift and move a minimum of 50 poundswithout assistance

  • Perform work safely, both in the field and office

  • Travel at least 75% of schedule for out-of-town project opportunities,including periods of more than five days

  • Operate field vehicles safely on behalf of the company

The preferred candidate will possess the following skills andattributes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in geology or other geoscience-related field required;higher degree preferred

  • Two to eight years’ relevant experience

  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER and 8-hour refresher (as applicable) is requiredfor site work, preferential consideration for candidates with this training

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail; accuracy is essential

  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office (i.e., Outlook,Excel, Word)

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Willingness to perform a variety of assignments on short notice, and ifneeded on weekends and holidays

  • Ability to work outdoors in all seasonal weather conditions

  • Understanding of the importance of health &safety as a top priority and an enthusiasm to participate in Golder’sassociated programs

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Employee owned structure - own the business,own the result

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Opportunity to deepen your expertise in adynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinaryprojects

  • 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.

Equal Opportunity 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.

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Title: Staff Geologist

Location: NJ-Mount Laurel

Requisition ID: 19002095