Geologist, Field Scientist
Posting Date: March 2, 2021
About the job
Full service, family-owned and operated environmental consulting and contracting company seeking to fill full time salaried position of a field scientist/geologist to add to our Ballston Spa, NY team. Education to include bachelor’s degree or higher in physical sciences, geology, hydrogeology or environmental science and ideally at least three (3) years of experience related to environmental consulting and/or contracting work.
Job duties will include carrying out field tasks for various types of environmental projects (i.e: investigation and remediation of petroleum, hazardous substances, or hazardous waste sites) including logging soils and overseeing drilling operations, documenting tank pulls and soil excavations, and coordinating with clients and regulatory officials. Office tasks, including summarizing and reviewing data, map development and report generation will also be expected.
Ideal candidate is energetic, self-starter/motivator, possesses sound work ethic, is attentive to detail and is capable of multi-tasking. Strong written and verbal communication skills are a must.
Excellent benefits and competitive salary offered to the candidate that best fits our team. Applicant must live in the Albany/ Capitol region and be amenable to overnight travel.
Base pay range:
$40,000/yr - $50,000/yr