Stantec Staff Geologist in Cottage Grove, Wisconsin

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’re 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 the Geologist is to perform environmental assessments, hydrogeological studies, subsurface investigations, remediation, and monitoring projects; sampling of soil, sediment, surface water, and groundwater; oversight of subcontractors; production of maps; data interpretation/evaluation and deliverable preparation.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for coordinating with subcontractors (such as analytical laboratories, private locators, and drillers) while performing office assignments

  • Performs field sampling observations and data collection assignments. These assignments will be performed under the direct supervision or guidance of more experienced field personnel.

  • Performs standard or routine calculations. May input data into and/or run standard or, in some cases, advance computer programs under supervision.

  • Complies information from reports and published documents. May, under limited supervision, evaluate or analyze the complied information following standard methods or specific instructions.

  • Under direct supervision of the project manager or senior staff, represents Stantec and interacts in a professional manner with client and subcontractor representatives while on field assignments

  • Complete applicable company and client required health and safety training (including OSHA required training) and follow health and safety policies and procedures.

  • Follows established standards, policies, procedures, and guidelines to complete entry level and routine assignments.

  • Willingness to travel is preferred.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • 40 hour HAZWOPER certification is desired

  • Proficient in policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training, and applies these policies and procedures as appropriate to their work

  • Basic knowledge of field sampling techniques

  • Skillful in technical writing

  • Shows initiative in integrating creativity and innovation in all work tasks

  • Exhibits strong attention to detail

  • Conscientious, organized and disciplined

  • Builds and maintains productive professional and personal networking relationships within their technical team and business center

  • Good driving record and valid driver’s license required

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Geology or Geoscience, or related field.

Minimum 0-2 years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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.

Job: Geologist

Primary Location: United States-Wisconsin-De Pere

Other Locations: United States-Wisconsin-Mequon, United States-Wisconsin-Cottage Grove

Organization: BC-1937 Environmental Services-US Wisconsin

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Nov 6, 2018, 7:23:41 AM

Req ID: 1800023Y