Stantec Professional Geologist in Nashville, Tennessee

Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Opportunity

The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting environmental remediation/investigation tasks and providing site assessment, remedial investigation, and remedial action support for complex environmental remediation projects at sites with multi-media contamination that includes solvents, fuels, metals, PCBs.

Your Responsibilities

  • Field data collection and analysis including:

  • Logging soil and rock core for subsurface explorations, including installing monitoring wells and piezometers;

  • Performing aquifer testing and groundwater flow evaluations;

  • Soil, groundwater, surface water and air sampling for analytical analysis; and

  • Environmental site assessments, including phase I ESAs, and environmental audits.

  • Data compilation, and report generation to meet client and industry requirements.

  • Working effectively with multi-disciplinary project teams of scientists, engineers, chemist, geologists, hydrogeologists, and filed personnel to achieve project goals.

  • Assisting and mentoring junior staff in technical and consulting excellence.

  • Assuring the quality of all work and product deliverables and achievement of project objectives.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Proficient in policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training, leads by example, and applies these policies and procedures as appropriate to their work.

  • Solid skills in technical writing.

  • Observing and developing skills in communications and technical. information exchange with clients, engineers and scientists, government regulators and agencies, and academia, as well as non-technical communication to the public.

  • Able to build strong relationships with key clients with respect to their technical area and the broader business objectives in their regions

  • Builds and maintains productive professional and personal networking relationships.

  • Drives collaborative efforts within the Business Center and beyond to deliver consistent, high quality and appropriately scoped technical work.

  • Good driving record and valid driver’s license required.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office.

  • Familiarity with GIS, AutoCad and EQuIS is preferred.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geoscience, Geological Engineering or related field. Master's degree preferred.

  • Licensed Professional Geologist in Tennessee or ASBOG state.

  • Minimum 5 years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education (e.g., advanced degree) and experience.

  • Combination of office and field work. Must be able to work outside under adverse weather conditions.

  • Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 40 lbs.

  • Ability to climb a ladder is required.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Geologist

Primary Location: United States-Tennessee-Nashville

Organization: BC-1726 Environmental Services-US Southeast

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 14, 2018, 1:16:15 PM

Req ID: 180001G3