Entry Level Geologist
Golder Associates Ltd. - St. Louis, MO

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Founded in Canada in 1960, Golder Associates is a respected, employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and construction services in earth, environment, and related areas of energy. Our clients span the world's major economic drivers: oil and gas, mining, manufacturing, power, transportation, water resources, and more. Our 7,000 people deliver deep technical understanding, cross-disciplinary thinking and a passion to help our clients succeed.

The Golder U.S. team (Golder Associates Inc.) is consistently voted a top consulting firm to work for and operates out of more than 40 offices across the country from Anchorage, Alaska to Tampa, Florida. Since the first office opened in 1968, we have built a reputation for providing innovative, quality solutions. From our initial strength in geotechnical engineering, our services expanded to meet the increasing range of client needs, including environmental compliance and remediation.

Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking an Entry Level Geologist for the St. Louis - West County office.

Must take a personal and active approach to health, safety and environment and understand and follow all state, federal and company health, safety, and environmental requirements applicable to the work area and tasks assigned.
Be able to make decisions with direction from intermediate and senior staff.
Be able to contribute to projects with a major focus on data collection and processing.
Take ownership of assigned tasks and role.
Be positive, enthusiastic and take initiative to get involved.
Be able to clearly express ideas.
Ability to prioritize time and demands and juggle multiple tasks.
Possess a strong work ethic working in a challenging environment.
Must understand and promote process improvement and change initiatives.

Basic skills in core geology technical areas.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Working knowledge of computers and proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies.
Strong work ethic- Willing to do what is needed to get the job done.
The ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
The ability to travel and relocate as required.
OSHA and MSHA certification.
Mincom MineScape experience strongly preferred, but not required.

Job Requirements :
Minimum of a B.S. degree in Geology, Geological Engineering or a related field
Minimum of 0 - 2 years industry and/or consulting experience
Understanding of geology applications including drilling programs and drill site management, correlations, core descriptions and database management
Requires the ability to write reports and analyze projects and determine the appropriate actions needed
Knowledge of geologic modeling computer software and hardware

Desired qualifications:
Experience with modeling software including Gemcom, Vulcan, MineScape, is a plus.
Experience with GIS software is a plus.
Experience in metals or coal is preferred.