• Title
    Entry-Level Environment Scientist
    Requisition ID
    2018-31808
    Work Location
    US-FL-Gainesville
    Department / Discipline
    Environmental
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Are you an Environmental Scientist with 0 to 3 years’ experience who enjoys a mix of field and office work? Are you looking to work with a worldwide company with an established team of professionals?

     

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Scientist to work with our water resource team in Gainesville Florida. We have an excellent career opportunity for an individual with strong technical scientific skills.

     

    Key Responsibilities

     

    • Ecological and environmental field data collection
    • Laboratory work
    • Data analysis
    • Report writing

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Scientist with 0 to 3 years’ experience
    • Minimum BS Degree in environmental, ecological, biological or similar sciences
    • Knowledge in water resources, ecology, biology or other environmental sciences
    • Knowledge of biologic, ecologic and other environmental issues in Florida
    • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office products
    • Proficiency in using ArcGIS
    • Strong oral and written communication skills, ability to prepare reports and setup spreadsheets
    • Attention to detail
    • Works well in Team environment
    • Must be able to travel locally and out of area when necessary
    • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with Wood’s driving (MVR) policy

    Preference will be given to applicant who can show experience performing field and / or laboratory work, including water quality monitoring, boat operation, and another similar task.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

    www.woodplc.com

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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