Looking for a place to begin or kick-start your career? A place where you can work with industry-recognized professionals who are solving tough environmental problems? Geosyntec is the place for you! As an Entry-Level Environmental Geologist or Engineer in our Boca Raton, Florida office, you will have the opportunity to apply your academic knowledge to real-world situations while also learning the business skills needed for a successful consulting career. Our practice involves a broad mix of projects involving contaminated site assessment & remediation (including site redevelopment), environmental due diligence, environmental permitting, and environmental compliance.
Located in Palm Beach County, Boca Raton is home to a major state university and offers gorgeous beaches, a vibrant dining and nightlife scene, and beautiful residential areas. Our office is located in the developing Park of Broken Sound, a 700-acre hub that offers residential, commercial, and transportation options for those seeking to enhance their work/life balance.
Our clients ask us to address their new ventures and most challenging problems involving the environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure. Ranked by ENR in the top 20 design firms for the environment, Geosyntec is internationally known for its technical leadership, broad experience, and exceptional client service. Learn more by visiting www.geosyntec.com.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
Is this the right position to help you achieve your professional goals? Some of the key responsibilities for the position include:
Fieldwork such as soil, surface water, and groundwater sampling; drilling and contractor oversight; aquifer testing; geophysical investigations; and remediation system O&M;
Developing and implementing site assessment and remediation design and work plans, sampling and analysis plans, and health and safety plans;
Aquifer testing and hydrogeologic data analyses;
Chemical data and contaminant fate & transport evaluation;
Environmental due diligence, regulatory compliance services, process safety management; and permitting;
Groundwater and soil remedy evaluation, cost estimation, and implementation;
Groundwater modeling and 3D data visualization;
Data analysis, including preparing maps, tables, and figures; and
Preparation of technical reports, letters, memoranda, plans, specifications, and proposals.
You should expect to work closely with experienced professionals who will guide and integrate you into Geosyntec’s culture, as you kick start your career. Here are some other things you should know about a typical Entry-Level Environmental Geologist or Engineer position with Geosyntec:
Training: This position requires OSHA health and safety, first aid, and CPR training and medical monitoring, paid for by the firm. We also offer professional development opportunities including in-house seminars, webinars, and mentoring, that allow our professionals to build the technical and business skills necessary to become successful consultants
Fieldwork: Up to 70%
Overnight travel: Up to 20%
Your success is our success. We encourage our professionals to continually develop their interests and skills. Advancement is based on an individual’s own performance and initiative.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering (civil, environmental or chemical), geology or other related science discipline. (required)
Advanced degree, including research, in environmental engineering, hydrogeology, geochemistry, environmental geology, or the like. (preferred)
Prior internship or work experience in environmental consulting. (preferred)
Experience with fieldwork, remediation technology, and/or contaminant transport. (preferred)
Experience with ArcView, Microsoft Office (including Microsoft Access), GIS, ModFlow, and/or EVS. (preferred)
Prior successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering exam. (preferred)
Ability to receive Professional Geologist or Professional Engineer registration in Florida within approximately five years of hire. (required)
Valid U.S. driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record for business travel. (required)
WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO BE SUCCESSFUL AT GEOSYNTEC?
Geosyntec strives to hire and retain the best and brightest people in their fields. We look for exceptional interpersonal skills, communication skills, and problem-solving abilities, plus the passion for technical excellence and quality. We seek individuals with leadership potential, a commitment to lifelong learning and growth, and the desire to build a long and rewarding career with a growing Firm.
WHY CHOOSE GEOSYNTEC?
Geosyntec is a great place to build a career. If you're looking for an exciting place to work, a place with challenging and rewarding projects, and a place that has been nationally recognized for its employees' quality of life, technical expertise, and business success, then Geosyntec may be the place for you. You can learn more about careers and employment at Geosyntec by visiting http://www.geosyntec.com/careers/
We are proud to offer our employees a highly competitive benefits package. Learn more by visiting http://www.geosyntec.com/careers/employee-benefits.
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