Golder Associates Geological Engineer Job in St. Louis, Missouri

Geological Engineer

Location US-MO-St. Louis

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/5/2018 9:23 AM)

Job ID: 2018-13582

Area of Interest: EN - Engineering Geology and Geology

Job Type: Full Time

# of Positions: 1

Education (Minimum): Bachelors Degree

Experience (Years): 1


Job Responsibilities

As a global, employee-owned organization 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 170 offices worldwide, our over 7000 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.

Job Responsibilities:

Golder is currently seeking a Geological Engineer or equivalent for the St. Louis (St. Charles), Missouri office. The successful candidate will have a strong academic background in, geological engineering and will be employed on projects including one or more of the following areas:

  • Subsurface investigation including drilling, geologic/geotechnical logging and environmental media sampling.

  • Phase 1 and Phase 2 contaminated site investigations.

  • Hydrogeology, landfill design, and remediation.

  • Data interpretation and evaluation.

  • Preparation of geologic and geotechnical boring logs, geologic cross-sections, groundwater contour maps, and isoconcentration maps.

  • Performing engineering calculations, cost estimates, data validation, and report preparation.

Job Requirements

  • Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree (preferred) in geological engineering

  • 0-2 years of experience in consulting practice

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required

  • Experience with software such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, AutoCAD, GIS, gINT desirable

  • Ability to work independently as well as within a project team

  • Successful candidate will be self-motivated and have a positive attitude

  • Ability to plan and execute field programs with knowledge of proper sampling techniques

  • A willingness to travel locally, nationally and internationally, with possible frequent shorter term travel and some longer term travel

  • Collecting field data and overseeing subcontractors, which requires the ability to lift and carry heavy equipment (at least up to 50 pounds) and which may involve extended assignments away from the home office location

  • Completed 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER health and safety training (preferred), with 8-hour refresher updates as applicable

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, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.