Geologist/Environmental Scientist in Cincinnati, OH at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/13/2020

Job Description

We have worked on some of the largest environmental challenges in the history of the US! 
Role:

We are looking for an Associate Geologist who enjoys working both in the field and in the office.  Under the direction of a subject matter expert, you will perform a variety of geological and field tasks by applying basic skills and education.  You will be trained in the utilization of relevant geological and/or hydrogeological theories and practices, and gain exposure to how we work!  We do expect our Geologists to travel to field sites is expected.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Performs various field and office tasks requiring the application of basic geological principles and fundamental theories.
  • Applies available data pertinent to geology and/or hydrogeology, accurately describing and classifying soil and rock samples.
  • Provides technical guidance for stratigraphic and groundwater drilling programs. 
  • Conducts soil, surface water, groundwater, and sediment sampling programs. 
  • Assists in geological mapping and in performing basic geologic analyses. 
  • Assists in geologic report preparation, including preparation of cross sections and compilation of environmental sample analyses. 
    Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate. 


Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Geology or related field and typically up to 3 years of related work experience. Master's Degree in Geology or related field and typically up to 2 years of related work experience. Strong writing skills required.
Completion of a 40-hour OSHA training course (with an annual 8-hour update) is required.

Familiarity with software packages typically used in geological analyses is preferred.

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