Our Aurora, IL office seeks an entry level Geologist or Environmental Scientist to join our team.
This position requires significant travel (> 50%) expected)
Responsibilities and Duties:
Participates in monitoring well installations and sampling events
Records data prepares reports, provides analysis and interpretations of findings based on scientific experimentation and existing knowledge
Completes quarterly groundwater monitoring reports
Performs hydrogeological assessments regarding groundwater flows to identify contamination impact and related concerns
Compiles and completes field notes on each event/site
Researches information relating to identifying geological formations and soil delineation studies and prepares reports and geological maps based on the findings
Participates in the identification of viable remedial solutions consistent with all Federal, state, and local regulations
Performs groundwater sampling, gauging and product bailing, and surveying
Must be willing to travel
A BS degree in geology, environmental science or related scientific discipline. A degree in Geology is preferred
0-1+ years of related experience. UST work and retail petroleum experience a big plus.
OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification is preferred! OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training will be required if this certification is not yet earned. This certification is required to perform the duties of this position.
Must be detail-oriented, and a team player with good communication, analytical, organization, and time management skills.
Must have a clean driving record and be able to drive a company vehicle.
Drug/Alcohol screening and a background check are required.
Our comprehensive benefits include: medical, dental, vision, prescription card, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more.
GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D
Groundwater & Environmental Services - 17 months ago