Senior Hydrogeologist

ID# 003679

Golder
Houston, TX
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 has a new opportunity for a **Senior Hydrogeologist** to join our **Round Rock or Houston, TX** office locations. This individual will provide field and office support for hydrogeologic characterization, environmental investigations, water resources assessment, and hazardous waste site characterization and remediation. The successful candidate should enjoy identifying new business opportunities and building successful client relationships.



**Responsibilities of the role will include:**



+ Provide technical expertise and/or support for geologic and hydrogeologic investigations, hydrogeologic testing, contaminated sites investigations, and development of conceptual site models;

+ Undertaking project management duties and regulatory agency communications;

+ Identify, develop, and manage the delivery of solutions to our clients;

+ Supervise, coordinate, and review/evaluate activities carried out by junior engineers and scientists;

+ Write proposals and maintain/develop client relationships to ensure project delivery and generation or repeat business;

+ Assist with junior staff mentoring, and team planning and development;



**Required:**



+ A strong academic background in hydrogeology, with a Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, hydrogeology, geology, geosciences, or similar field ;

+ A minimum of 10 years’ experience;

+ Ability to travel up to 30% of the time for fieldwork;

+ Demonstrable experience in hydrogeologic data collection, groundwater sampling, and hydrogeologic testing and analysis;

+ Knowledge of best practices for site investigations/characterization (e.g., logging boreholes; designing, installing, and developing wells; and environmental site assessment) and sampling procedures (e.g., soil, water, soil gas, air, and hazardous waste);

+ Proven experience and success working in the remediation, water resources and/or mining industries;

+ Demonstrated knowledge of federal and state regulatory programs (e.g. TRRP, RCRA, CERCLA);

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills combined with willingness to work as part of a group;

+ Ability to manage project teams, while meeting budget and schedule requirements and ensuring financial metrics and performance milestones are met.



**Preferred:**



+ A Master’s degree in environmental science, hydrogeology, geology, geosciences, or similar field;

+ Professional Geologist (PG) designation;

+ Consulting experience;

+ Prior project experience in Texas and Gulf Coast states;

+ Experience with numerical groundwater flow modeling and geologic/hydrogeologic visualization tools; and

+ The ability to work in a fast-paced environment.



**Your benefits at Golder will include:**



+ Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

+ Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment;

+ Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects; and,

+ On the job training, mentoring, and coaching.



Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global 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 Opportunity Employment 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:** *Senior Hydrogeologist*



**Location:** *TX-ROUND ROCK*



**Other Locations:** *US-TX-Houston*



**Requisition ID:** *21000084*
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United States