Our Westford, MA office seeks a mid level Hydrogeologist with environmental consulting experience to join their team.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Prepares technically accurate, complete and concise work plans based on the evaluation of site data including site-specific Health & Safety Plans, Sampling and Analysis Plans, Quality Assurance Project Plans, and Investigation Derived Waste Plans
Prepares milestone reports including initial site investigations, comprehensive site assessments, remedial action plans, final inspection reports and site closure reports
Performs or manages the implementation of project specific work plans including scheduling, subcontractor and laboratory coordination, and sample collection
Engages in field programs at complex sites that require bedrock drilling and characterization, aquifer hydraulic tests or packer tests.
Evaluates, analyzes and interprets technical data relative to project-specific goals, interprets data and accurately displays data on graphs, figures and logs, completes basic fate and transport analysis, and identifies data gaps leading to the development of a conceptual site model
Develops closure plans and implements steps to progress environmental projects to closure in the most cost effective manner via traditional techniques or risk-based closure options
Works effectively with and mentors junior and associate geologists, scientists and engineers to ensure all resources are in place for proper fieldwork execution
Prioritizes assigned tasks, manages budgets, evaluates budget vs. plan, and analyzes cost control efficiencies
Communicates with third party and regulatory agents regarding schedules and compliance issues
Utilizes databases to query site information and data as well as to create historical tables and sampling reports
Assists with the preparation of proposals in response to bids/requests for proposals
Ensures adherence to corporate and client contract specifications in all activities including Health, Safety, Security, and Environment
A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Hydrogeology
4-7+ years of related experience. Experience must include hands on field and office based environmental consulting experience, as well as case management experience on retail and/or industrial projects. Must have experience with field investigations, low-flow sampling collection techniques, subcontractor oversight (drilling, excavation, trenching), and light construction work.
Must possess excellent communication and technical writing skills and an ability to work independently or as part of a project team to prepare a complete deliverable report with a focus on QA/QC
Must have working, functional knowledge of Massachusetts’ environmental regulations and be knowledgeable about soil classification (USCS) and local bedrock geology
Must possess thorough knowledge of hydrogeology, fate and transport, monitored natural attenuation, and conceptual site model development
Proficiency in Word, Excel, Power Point, Adobe, as well as in developing geological logs/cross-sections
Professional Geologist (PG) in New Hampshire and/or Maine is a plus
A Background Check and an Alcohol/Drug Screening are required as well as an assessment of core skills based on GES’ internal position level guidelines
Our comprehensive benefits include: medical, dental, vision, prescription, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more. GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D