Stantec Geologist in Minneapolis, Minnesota
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.
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. Focus is on local and regional brownfield redevelopment projects.
Your Key Responsibilities
Assist with the implementation and management of brownfield and/or property redevelopment projects
Preparing project deliverables including Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments, work plans, sampling and analysis plans, site investigation reports and remedial action planning documents, in whole or in part, depending on the size and complexity of the document
Participate in proposal preparation (work scope, task-level budgeting, cost estimates), gather or review information, or prepare standard sections of proposals
Research and prepare state and local grant applications
Develop tables and figures using analytical data and topographic/site maps
Responsible for coordinating with subcontractors (such as analytical laboratories, private locators, and drillers) while performing office assignments
Periodic field work is required, including Phase I ESA site visits, ground water sampling, environmental drilling, and windshield surveys
Experience with construction oversight, remediation system operation and maintenance activities a plus, but not required
Demonstrates sound application of established practices, standards and guidelines
Provides staff mentorship and training
Reviews work of junior staff
Your Capabilities and Credentials
40 hour HAZWOPER certification is required
Proficient in policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training, leads by example, and applies these policies and procedures as appropriate to their work
Solid skills in technical writing and grant preparation
Skillful in communications and technical information exchange with clients, engineers and scientists, government regulators and agencies, and academia, as well as non-technical communication to the public
Good driving record and valid driver’s license required
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Geology or Geoscience, or related field.
Professional Geologist license a plus.
Minimum 4 years related Minnesota specific experience required.
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-Minnesota-Minneapolis
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time
Req ID: 1900035O