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2018-01-182018-02-17

Entry Level Geologist

Aecom
Billings, MT
  • Job Code
    23339-1220595
Company AECOM

Job Title: Entry Level Geologist

JobID: 23339-1220595

Location: Billings, MT, 59101, USA

Description: **Business Line** Environment

**Position Title** Entry Level Geologist

United States of America - Montana

Billings

**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Geologist for employment in the Billings, Montana office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

+ Provide assistance in the field with Soil and Groundwater Sampling

+ Utilize basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope

+ Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance

+ Plan, execute, analyze and report on environmental measures in natural systems

+ Apply standard field practices and techniques using basic field equipment to collect samples of soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, and potable water; prepare samples for shipping, and complete chain-of-custody or similar paperwork

+ Apply knowledge of natural sciences (chemistry, physics, biology, hydrology, and mathematics) to explain observations

+ Study contaminants and determine how to restore the environment

+ Gather and interpret chemical and non-chemical data and other information to be used in the preparation of scientific reports, compiles and organizes environmental data collected by others

+ Prepare basic data and scientific documents

+ Performs supervised field tasks, such as soil logging, monitoring well installation, sampling, testing, water level/groundwater gradient surveys, etc.

+ Review analytical data for general indicators of quality for routine analyses based on well-defined guidelines

+ Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science, geophysics, hydrogeology, geochemistry, environmental geology, geomorphology, hydrogeology, environmental engineering)

+ Must be willing and prepared to work predominantly in the field to perform the field activities listed above

+ Ability to write and convey thoughts and ideas in a clear, concise manner

+ Ability to learn through on-the-job experience

+ Ability to work independently and as part of a team

+ Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds and safely drive a full-size pickup truck

+ Must be able to work outdoors year-round

+ Short-term travel is required

+ Must be able to pass a physical and drug/alcohol test

+ Must possess a valid driver license

+ Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:_

_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Sciences_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _175411BR_



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