Jr Geologist in West Virginia-South Charleston, United States

at CH2M & Jacobs
Location West Virginia-South Charleston, United States
Date Posted October 17, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


As a Geologist/Hydrologist, you will support site characterization/remediation projects for a range of clients. You will have the opportunity to work with integrated project teams and support field and office related tasks. As a member of our field project teams, youll characterize soil, groundwater, perform routine sampling and testing in either a lead or support role, and oversee specialty subcontractors. You will also support data analysis, prepare technical reports for clients or other stakeholders, work with Health and Safety managers to develop/implement safety plans, and interact with internal team members in the local office, as well as regional and firm-wide staff. The candidate must promote safety leadership, accountability, and increase safety awareness to prevent employee and subcontractor injuries. By displaying these characteristics, this opportunity could be the starting point for substantial, long-term career growth. If youre up for the challenge, weve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.
•Bachelors of Science (degree completed at time of application) in Geology or Hydrogeology. •To be considered for this role, you must have 6 months to 1 years of environmental consulting experience or equivalent geological experience  •Must be able to perform field work, obtain/maintain 40-hr HAZWOPER certification, and demonstrate a strong commitment to Health and Safety.  •Possess strong writing, verbal communication, and leadership skills. •Self-motivated, team-focused professional self-starter. • Ability to demonstrate willingness and aptitude to perform field work in a variety of weather conditions. •Must be able be in the field up to 100% of the time, including local sites and sites that will require overnight travel up to 50% of the time. •Experience with Microsoft Office applications. • Must have a valid drivers license and clean driving record.Jacobs 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. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.About Jacobs With approximately $11 Billion in revenues, Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services, including all aspects of engineering, architecture, construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. We serve a broad range of companies and organizations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. Our global network includes approximately 54,000 employees in more than 230 offices in more than 30 countries, with operations in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India, Australia, Africa, and Asia. Learn more about Jacobs at

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