• Environmental Geologist / Hydrogeologist

    Requisition ID
    2019-40622
    Work Location
    US-AZ-Phoenix
    Department / Discipline
    Scientists
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    The Wood Environmental Department is currently seeking an Environmental Geologist/Hydrogeologist with 0-5 years of experience to join our team in Phoenix, Arizona. We provide flexible work schedules, telecommuting options, continuing education opportunities, and a spot bonus program. We offer an extremely varied and interesting diversity of clients and projects with an opportunity to learn new things every day. We’d love you to join our team of friendly, hard-working dedicated and collaborative professionals. Plus we are just a really fun group to be around! The ideal candidate will be responsible for supporting the Hydrogeology team with project work and specific business opportunities and operations.

     

    Key Responsibilities:

    • The position is approximately 75% field work and 25% office work on a variety of projects including industrial, state and federal sites
    • Field activities include logging soil borings, oversight of groundwater monitoring well installations and collecting soil, groundwater, soil vapor, air, surface water and sediment samples as well as documenting field activities
    • Office activities include analysis and interpretation of analytical results and the preparation of summary reports, under the supervision of a Senior or Principal Geologist or Hydrogeologist
    • Will travel to project sites in Arizona and surrounding states; approximately 25% overnight travel

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required:

    • BS in Geology, Earth Sciences, or related technical field
    • 0 to 5 years + environmental experience
    • Must be a self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong computer skills for database work and proficiency in MS Office
    • Flexible to work outside normal business hours as required; may include weekend and nighttime work
    • Willingness to travel to project sites Arizona and surrounding states; approximately 25% overnight travel
    • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • OSHA 40 hour certification
    • First Aid & CPR certifications

    Physical Demands:

    • Field activities may require working in unfavorable weather conditions
    • Will lift equipment and carry laboratory samples which requires the ability to lift 40 pounds

    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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