Golder Associates Project Hydrogeologist in FARMINGTON HILLS, Michigan
At Golder, we thrive on challenges.
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder has a new opportunity for a full-time Project Hydrogeologist to join our Detroit-area office ( Farmington Hills, Michigan ). In this role you will work on environmental projects that involve field investigations, contractor oversight, technical document preparation, task and project management, and working as a team with coworkers.
Your responsibilities in this role will include:
Engaging in a team environment, working closely with project managers and co-workers to complete work programs
Managing projects associated with implementation of field programs and report preparation
Managing or performing subsurface field geologic/hydrogeologic investigation tasks including drilling, aquifer and geophysical testing, installing monitoring wells/piezometers, and collecting environmental samples (e.g., soil, groundwater, surface water, etc.)
Procuring, coordinating, and overseeing subcontractors (e.g., laboratories, drillers)
Operating, maintaining, and monitoring remedial systems
Accurately documenting field programs (field forms, drilling logs, field notebooks, daily reports, etc.) to identify site conditions, observations, and activities
Preparing cost proposals
Preparing environmental monitoring and technical reports by compiling and interpreting data and summarizing findings, including the ability to routinely write letters and regulatory reports with limited assistance from senior professionals
Performing Phase I site assessments
Collaboratively implementing Golder’s business growth strategy with colleagues
Developing and maintaining relationships with a broad network of internal and external clients
Mentoring junior staff
Handling equipment, including maintenance, calibration to operational and regulatory requirements, with an ability to lift and move approximately 50 pounds without assistance
Performing work safely, both in the field and office
Traveling up to 40% of schedule for out-of-town project opportunities, including periods of more than five days, while working outdoors in all seasonal weather conditions
Operating field vehicles safely on behalf of the company
The successful candidate will possess:
Bachelor’s degree in hydrogeology, geology or other geoscience-related field required; Master’s degree preferred
Minimum of five years’ relevant experience
40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER and 8-hour refreshers (as applicable) is required for site work, preferential consideration for candidates with this training
Excellent verbal and strong writing and organizational skills combined with leadership ability, a positive attitude, and ability to work both independently and within groups
Strong attention to detail; accuracy is essential
Competence in the Microsoft Office suite of programs (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint); preferential consideration for candidates with experience using database and statistical applications, and groundwater and contaminant modeling software
A willingness to perform a variety of assignments on short notice
Understanding the importance of health & safety as a top priority and an enthusiasm to participate in Golder’s associated programs
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
On the job training, mentoring and coaching
Engagement with Golder's unparalleled global technical communities in site remediation, PFAS, climate change, etc.
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 7,000 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
Equal Opportunity Employment Statement
Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
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Title: Project Hydrogeologist
Location: MI-FARMINGTON HILLS
Requisition ID: 20001662
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