Senior Geologist

Environmental

Job Details

Job Title

Senior Geologist

State

California

Region

N/A

Discipline

Environmental

Primary Background

Geologists

Sector/Industry

Water/Waste Water, Environmental

Job Number

JN -042024-2754

Description

Certis Solutions is seeking a qualified Senior Geologist with extensive experience in environmental investigation and remediation activities.


Must Have Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in geology, geosciences, or equivalent
  • Minimum of 8-10 years of experience in environmental investigation and remediation activities, including borehole logging, environmental sample collection, reporting, project management, proposal preparation, and business development
  • Willingness and ability to travel, with up to a 60/40 field-to-office based ratio to support multiple projects and train junior geologists
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Significant drilling oversight experience, including hollow stem auger, DPT, and sonic rigs
  • Experience in designing, developing, and sampling groundwater monitoring wells
  • Experience in developing UFP-QAPP and other Federal project documents
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record

Top Skills / Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide oversight, training, mentorship, and direction for junior and intermediate-level geologists in both field and office environments, under the supervision of the Principal Geologist
  • Perform fieldwork as assigned
  • Oversee drilling and other subcontractors
  • Conduct lithologic logging of soil to USCS standards and interpretation of geologic depositional environments and hydrogeologic conditions
  • Perform sampling of environmental media (soil, soil vapor, groundwater, sediment, surface water, etc.)
  • Collect and document data related to field activities
  • Travel to project locations, including driving, air travel, and overnight stays
  • Analyze and interpret field data
  • Update and prepare work plans
  • Prepare boring logs, implementation reports, and other technical reports
  • Perform data entry and QA/QC of data tables, figures, and reports
  • Provide senior review of work plans, data reports, boring logs, and other documents prepared by junior staff
  • Manage projects and procure subcontractors
  • Prepare technical approach summaries and cost estimates for proposals