Mid-Level Environmental Scientist

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc.
Baton Rouge, LA
Added: March 7, 2024
Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) , an industry leader with a reputation for excellence in providing environmental consulting, engineering, compliance, and technical field services to clients in diverse market sectors, seeks a Staff Geologist or Environmental Scientist to support fieldwork and environmental remediation project activities in Baton Rouge, LA and the Sunbelt Region.

Position Expectations

  • Responsible for most aspects of case management/project management with senior oversight.
  • Prepares technically accurate, complete and concise work plans based on evaluation of site data needs in compliance with the LDEQ regulations and associated guidance.
  • Performs or manages the implementation of project work plans including staff briefing, scheduling, subcontractor coordination and sample collection.
  • Evaluates, analyzes and interprets technical data relative to project-specific goals, creates and interprets accurate data display graphs and figures, completes basic fate and transport analysis, and identifies data gaps and data needs leading to development of a Conceptual Site Model.
  • Works with and mentors junior staff to ensure all resources are in place for proper fieldwork and reporting execution.
  • Communicates with clients, third party and regulatory agents regarding project status, schedules and compliance issues.
  • Ensures adherence to client and corporate contract specifications in all activities including Health, Safety, Security, and Environment.

Skills & Requirements

  • Must be agreeable to regular travel typically within the Gulf Coast area (LA, TX, MS, OK) ,
  • A Bachelor's degree or higher in Geology, Environmental Science or related discipline.
  • 3 + years of related field and office experience hands on based in the environmental consulting field. Case management experience on industrial projects preferred.
  • Must possess excellent communication and technical writing skills and be able to independently prepare a technically complete deliverable report with a focus on quality.
  • Must have working knowledge of LA environmental regulations.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, Adobe, geologic logging/cross section programs required.

Our comprehensive benefits include: Hybrid workforce, medical, dental, vision, prescription card, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more.

Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) believes that diversity and inclusion among our staff is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. At GES, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law.