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Assistant Geologist- New Grad 2020

Duluth, MN 55802
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Be involved in projects with our Water & Environment Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
 
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
 
WSP is currently initiating a search for an Assistant Geologist for our Duluth office.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
 
-Develop thorough knowledge of standard field sampling procedures for various environmental media (soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, and air)
-Become knowledgeable of intrusive drilling and sampling techniques used in unconsolidated deposits and bedrock
-Direct and oversee the installation of groundwater monitoring wells
-Assist in the field performance of aquifer tests and analysis of test data using standard solution methods
-Prepare site Health and Safety Plans (HASPs), and demonstrate the ability to implement safe work practices in the field in accordance with the HASP and other applicable regulations
-Assist project managers in subcontractor selection, contracting and coordination during field investigation activities
-Coordinate field activities and schedules with property/facility owner/operators in a clear, professional manner
-Supervise and direct various contractors while conducting environmental site investigation and remediation work
-Collecting field data using GPS units and provide GIS mapping for site plan development.
-Document and record field data and observations in a clear and organized manner, and prepare logs and other forms from the field notes
 
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Requirements

<div>Minimum Qualifications:</div> <div>•Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Environmental sciences Undergraduate or Graduate program</div> <div>•1 year or less post graduate work experience</div> <div>•Prior internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework</div> <div>•Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint</div> <div>•Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills</div> <div>•Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products</div> <div>Valid US Driver's license</div> <div>•The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.</div> <div> </div> <div>Preferred Qualifications</div> <div>• Certifications desired: OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training, DOT Training, CPR and First Aid Training, and other related environmental certifications</div> <div>• Familiarity with ARCGIS software/applications</div> <div> </div> <div>About WSP USA</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.</div> <div> </div> <div>At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? </div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.</div> <div> </div> <div>The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.</div>

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Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-10-31

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