Staff or Project Geologist / Scientist - Environmental Remediation

Groundwater & Environmental Services
Kathwood, South Carolina, US
Jun 22, 2021
Aug 15, 2021
Project Management
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
  • Handles most aspects of case or project management for retail or bulk petroleum, and industrial environmental remediation project work.
  • Prepares technically accurate, complete and concise work plans based on evaluation of site data needs.
  • Performs or manages the implementation of project work plans including staff briefing, scheduling, subcontractor coordination and sample collection.
  • Assists in the evaluation, analysis and interpretation technical data relative to project-specific goals.
  • Creates and interprets accurate data display graphs and figures, completes basic fate and transport analysis, and identifies data gaps and data needs leading to development of a Conceptual Site Model.
  • Works with and mentors junior staff to ensure all resources are in place for proper fieldwork and reporting execution.
  • Develops and manages budgets, evaluates budget vs. plan and analyzes cost control efficiencies.
  • Communicates with clients, third party and regulatory agents regarding project status, schedules and compliance issues.
  • Ensures adherence to client and corporate contract specifications in all activities including Health, Safety, Security, and Environment.
  • A Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science, Engineering or a related disciple.
  • 7+ years of related experience. Experience should include: environmental assessment and investigation coordination and oversight, technical report writing, remedial alternative analysis, remedial action planning and execution/oversight, and management of retail petroleum and/or industrial project work.
  • Experience conducting wetlands and ecological assessment is a major plus, but not required. This experience should include: stream habitat mapping, wetland characterizations / delineations, habitat restoration, endangered species assessments, and biological resource evaluations.
  • Technical writing and report preparation experience is required.
  • Working knowledge of North and/or South Carolina's environmental regulations is desired.
  • Must be self-motivated and possess excellent attention to detail, problem solving, communication, teamwork, analytical, organizational, client service skills.

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.

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) believes that diversity and inclusion among our staff is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. At GES, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law.