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Stantec Staff Environmental Scientist or Geologist in VENTURA, California

Staff Environmental Scientist or Geologist - ( 2300029M )


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 is critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Opportunity

Stantec's is hiring an entry level environmental professional (environmental scientist or geologist) to work with our assessment and remediation team. The Staff professional will provide support to all stages of assessment and remediation projects.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Perform pre-field preparation for on-site projects including development of health and safety documents, coordinating with subcontractors, and obtaining permits.

  • Conduct field work (about 60% work) which will consist of conducting tailgate health and safety meetings, completing utility clearance for sampling locations, supervising drilling activities, preparation of soil boring logs, groundwater monitoring and soil vapor well construction logs and the collection of soil, soil vapor and

  • groundwater samples.

  • Support environmental and other related site assessment and remediation projects by providing field support, data management, interpretation, and technical assistance.

  • Prepare technical reports presenting key findings, conclusions, and recommendations.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Should be personable, motivated, and a self-starter capable of working both individually and as part of team.

  • Strong technical writing, interpersonal, and communication skills required.

  • Ability to analyze information and data and develop appropriate conclusions, as required.

  • Ability to creatively problem-solve and communicate.

  • Willing and able to travel – expected 60% field to 20% office-based ratio of supporting multiple projects.

  • Highly proficient with MS Office suite (Word, Excel).

  • Current 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER training is preferred.

  • Must have a good driving record and valid driver’s license.

  • Prior to employment with Stantec, this position will require the successful completion of a physical exam.

Education and Experience

A Bachelor’s degree in environmental Science, Geology or related discipline is preferred.

Typical office environment working with computers and working at a stationary desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. 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.

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Salary Range(s):

  • $24.23 Per Hour - $33.89 Per Hour (CA, CO locations only)

The final agreed upon compensation is based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. At Stantec certain roles are bonus eligible.

Benefits Summary: Full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).

Temporary employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.

Primary Location : United States-California-Ventura

Other Locations : United States-California-Santa Ana

Organization : BC-1858 EnvSvcs-US West S California

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 26, 2023, 8:29:22 AM

Req ID: 2300029M

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