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Geologist

Post Date:Sep 13, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:9/13/2017Salary:
Location:US-CA-Los Angeles Job Reference:
Skills:
  • BS and/or MS in Geology or similar earth sciences educational degree

  • Interest in sedimentary geology and environmental hydrogeology


  • Three to five years of experience working in the field with and around heavy equipment


  • Willingness to work outdoors in sometimes challenging conditions


  • Experience drilling wells that are at least 100 feet deep


  • Medical clearance to work on hazardous waste sites and ability to lift 35 pounds


  • Interest in compiling field and laboratory data into concise written reports, including maps, figures, and tables


  • Organization and detail-oriented approach including following procedures for careful sampling and chain of custody requirements


Job Description:

The Geologist will work on a wide variety of  projects from preparing field sampling plans, overseeing the drilling of boreholes, installing groundwater and soil vapor wells, and collecting environmental samples, including documentation of field activities. Sample media generally includes groundwater, stormwater, soil, soil vapor, and indoor air.

 Projects include hazardous waste and brownfields investigation and remediation sites.

Main Duties:

  • Work with a team of engineers and scientists to prepare sampling plans, field notes, and remedial investigation reports documenting sampling results


  • Conduct fieldwork and sampling in accordance with approved sampling plans and standard operational procedures


  • Interpret sampling results with the project team to address potential chemical impacts to the environment




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