Geologist - Entry Level
Job#: 238421
Positions: 1
Posted: 05/01/2014
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Pennsylvania - Cranberry Township
Department: Geo / Env Science
Category: Junior Geo / Env Sci (P1)
Salary: Salary
Benefits: Full Benefits
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Job Description

Our Pittsburgh area Cranberry Township, PA office seeks an entry level Geologist to join our team.

This six month assignment, with the potential to transition into a full time, permanent opportunity.

This position requires outdoor work (year round), day travel via company truck (including possible overnight stays), required overtime, and potential weekend work. 

Our selected candidate must be able to safely walk on uneven terrain, lift up to 50 pounds, and operate hand held monitoring equipment.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Participates in monitoring well installations and sampling events
  • Participates in baseline sampling events
  • Under close supervision, executes, supervises, and documents field aspects of environmental site assessment and remediation using standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Records data prepares reports, provides analysis and interpretations of findings based on scientific experimentation and existing knowledge
  • Completes quarterly groundwater monitoring reports
  • Performs hydrogeological assessments regarding groundwater flows to identify contamination impact and related concerns
  • Compiles and completes field notes on each event/site
  • Researches information relating to identifying geological formations and soil delineation studies and prepares reports and geological maps based on the findings
  • Participates in the identification of viable remedial solutions consistent with all Federal, state, and local regulations
  • Performs groundwater sampling, gauging and product bailing, and surveying




  • A Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology is required.
  • 0-1+ years of related experience. UST/Retail Petroleum and/or Exploration & Production experience is a plus
  • Must be detail-oriented, and a team player with good communication, analytical, organization, and time management skills.
  • Must have a clean driving record and be able to drive a company vehicle (full size pick-up).
  • Drug/Alcohol screening and a background check are required.

Our comprehensive benefits program includes: medical, dental, vision, prescription, 401k, FSA, STD, LTD, 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


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