Geologist/EIT/Scientist

Stantec

Lombard, IL 60148

Posted 1 month ago

Job Description

Geologist/EIT/Scientist - ( 220001XN )


**Description**


Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We are a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.


**Your Opportunity**


The role of an Environmental Engineer/Scientist is to work on smaller projects, and/or as a team member of a larger project under the close guidance and supervision of a senior engineer/scientist. An Environmental Engineer/Scientist will assist more senior engineers/scientists by performing the routine aspects of environmental engineering assignments and may assist in the analysis of proposed projects. An Environmental Engineer/Scientist should be able to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project, and perform a variety of tasks which may include calculations and field work.


**Your Key Responsibilities**


+ Provide support for projects involving environmental site characterization, environmental remediation, and environmental compliance.


+ Work with other engineering disciplines and professionals in the coordination of the project under the direction of a senior engineer/scientist.


+ Perform field work as directed by a senior engineer/scientist. This may include subcontractor oversight, soil boring and well installation, soil and groundwater sampling, pilot testing, material sampling, etc.


+ Assist with data management and preparation of design documents, permit packages, work plans, reports, tables, and figures.


+ Assist in basic interpretation and verifying compliance with applicable environmental, health, and safety rules and regulations.


+ Follow established standards, policies, procedures, and guidelines to ensure your personal safety and that of fellow employees while completing entry-level and routine assignments.


+ This position is part of a larger environmental services team and will likely require support to multiple Stantec offices. Travel will be required.


+ Perform Phase I Environmental Site Assessments


+ Coordinate with subcontracted laboratories and drillers (coordinate field events, schedule sample delivery/schedule, process invoices)


+ Administrative tasks (file management, budget tracking, document control and distribution, etc.)


**Qualifications**


**Your Capabilities and Credentials**


+ Be willing to learn new skills while working independently for long hours in potentially inclement weather conditions and be flexible in undertaking work assignments.


+ Have excellent verbal communication and technical writing skills.


+ Understand environmental engineering/science concepts and effectively communicate ideas to others.


+ Be proficient in interpreting sketches, drawings, and other similar material.


+ Be conscientious, detail-oriented, organized, and disciplined.


+ Build and maintain productive professional and personal networking relationships within your technical team.


+ Be proficient in commonly used software (e.g., Word, Excel, AutoCAD/civil 3D, GIS, etc)


+ Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening and physical are required.


+ Good driving record and valid driver’s license are required.


+ Typical field work environments require the ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time on uneven terrain, lift and move items and equipment up to 50 pounds, and climb a ladder. Field work will include exposure to inclement weather conditions. Work assignments will be both field and office based.


+ Typical office environment involves working with computers and remaining sedentary for extended periods of time.


**Education and Experience**


+ BS required in Geology, Environmental Science, and/or Chemical/Civil/Environmental Engineering


+ Minimum of 0-2 years of related experience


+ Co-op/Internship experience preferred


+ Available to travel within the US and internationally on short notice; Travel time and field work may be 75 percent.


+ Experience with environmental health and safety regulations


+ Working knowledge of environmental, waste disposal, and health/safety regulations


+ 40-hour OSHA-HAZWOPER training


Majority of time spent in office environment with prolonged sitting and computer work, or combination of office and field.


Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs.


_This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice._


Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.


**Primary Location** : United States-Illinois-Lombard


**Job** : Geologist


**Organization** : BC-1826 Environmental Services-US North Central


**Employee Status** : Regular


**Job Level** : Individual Contributor


**Travel** : No


**Schedule** : Full-time


**Job Posting** : May 24, 2022, 7:04:59 AM


**Req ID:** 220001XN

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans



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