Geologist in Getzville, United States

at Golder Associates
Location Getzville, United States
Date Posted January 27, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


- (19000195)

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 Geologist to join the Buffalo, NY office on a fulltime basis. In this role, you will support a variety of civil and environmental projects as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Responsibilities of the role will include:
Demonstrate competence with a full suite of geophysical techniques
Perform field activities either individually or as part of a team that will include the collection of geophysical data and other documentation;
Adhere to all Golder safety protocols and procedures and maintain a high-level safety awareness at project sites;
Assist with the continuous operation, calibration and maintenance of the geophysical equipment;
Assist with data processing to generate time sensitive reports;
Review collected data for accuracy, quality and completeness;
Responsible for compiling mapping projects and delivering finished product for review from the project manager/senior consultant;
Observes test procedures and product compliance to internal and industry specifications;
Cleanup work areas and remove debris after activities are complete;
Organize materials in order to prepare for next use;
Ensure that all Company equipment is maintained and secured as required by Company Operational Procedures;
Ability to document, and track discrepancies using appropriate software;
Follow and enforce the Company required safe work practices and procedures;
Demonstrate excellent communication skills, professionalism, and promote a positive client service attitude internally and externally;
Perform other job-related tasks as assigned by management;
Contribute to a rewarding and collaborative work atmosphere in the Buffalo Group
Maintaining a chargeability of approximately 90% (to be discussed further and adjusted as necessary);
Daily travel is required for this position as well as overnight travel (typical 50%)

The successful candidate will have a background in:

B.S. in Geology or equivalent preferred
1-2 years’ experience
Civil or construction site experience preferred
OSHA 10-Hour Construction and HAZWOPER 40-hour training preferred
Demonstrate competence with a full suite of geophysical techniques.
Demonstrate competence with ESRI ArcMap in developing basic maps
Your benefits at Golder will include:

Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
On the job training, mentoring and coaching
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 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 race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status 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 video.
Primary Location US-NY-GETZVILLE
Schedule Full-time
Employee Status Regular
Travel Yes, 50 % of the Time
Experience (Minimum Yrs.) 1
Job Posting Jan 25, 2019, 3:52:39 PM

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