Geologist

ID# 003677

Golder
Richmond, VA
United States

Job Posted
2/20/2021
Posting Expires
4/6/2021
Category

Job Description
**At Golder, we thrive on challenges.**



Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living,
dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring
relationships, excel, and grow 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 is seeking a **Geologist** to join our Richmond, VA
office. In this role you will have
opportunities to use your knowledge of geology, hydrogeology, geochemistry,
physics, etc. to provide world-class consulting services to a variety of
clients.



**Responsibilities of the role will include:**



+ Performing field work, datacollection, data interpretation and evaluation;

+ Perform office-based datareview and geologic field reconnaissance and mapping for theidentification of geologic hazards;

+ Perform subsurface fieldgeologic exploration tasks including drilling and test pit explorations;

+ Perform various media sampling(groundwater, surface water, soil, air, etc.);

+ Perform Phase I/IIEnvironmental Site Assessments consistent with ASTM standards; and

+ Perform data compilation,report writing and other related duties to support a project team.



**Required:**



+ BS in Geology or Hydrogeologyrequired;

+ The candidate must bedetail-oriented, and a team player with good communication, analytical,organization, and time management skills;

+ Experience performing soilclassifications is required;

+ Strong technical writing andverbal communication skills are required, along with willingness to workas part of a group;

+ Ability to operate and maintainfield testing and monitoring equipment;

+ Exhibit strong computer skills,including Microsoft Office Suite; experience with other data analysis anddatabase tools is a plus;

+ Performance of work ininclement weather conditions following OSHA requirements;

+ Ability to lift and transport aminimum of 50 pounds on a regular basis during the course of work;

+ Ability to safely operate avehicle on behalf of the company;

+ Willingness and exhibit awillingness to travel for field work as dictated by project demands whichcould be upwards of 50% of the time and periodically adjust personalschedules to meet project needs; and

+ Ability to work in a fastpaced, ever changing environment.



**Desired:**



+ Completed 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPERhealth and safety training and current, valid refresher course.

+ Master’s degree inGeology or Hydrogeology preferred.



**Your benefits at Golder will include:**



+ Competitivebenefits and remuneration packages

+ Opportunityto deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment;

+ Innovativeand collaborative multidisciplinary projects; and,

+ Onthe 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 40 countries,
Golder’s 7,000 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 OpportunityEmployment Statement**



Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, gender,
gender identity or expression, sex, genetic information, marital status,
national origin, race, religion, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
citizenship status, individuals with disabilities or other characteristics protected by
law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.



**To learn more about our company and culture click here to view** The Promise of Golder (https://vimeo.com/252065645) **video.**



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**Title:** *Geologist*



**Location:** *VA-Richmond*



**Requisition ID:** *21000475*
Employer



United States