Full-Time Senior Geologist

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Not Applicable/None
Job Description:

Ready to put your geological knowledge to work on marquee environmental projects that will change the fabric of our community? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of general geological and field tasks tasks on complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Geologist for our rapidly expanding environmental projects.

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your geological experience and engineering techniques will propel your career forward. We need our Geologists at this level to apply experience and increasing proficiency in the use of geological theories, practices, and company policies. The selected candidate will be able to supervise subcontractors and or staff in the field; and have performed remedial investigations on large petroleum contaminated properties, former MGP sites, Superfund sites, and Department of Defense sites. To work on Department of Defense sites, the selected candidate must be able to pass a background check. In addition to working in the field, you may also assist in preparing proposals and cost estimates and soliciting bids from subcontractors/suppliers. In this role you will independently perform field work and gather data pertinent to the assigned projects; perform soil, surface water, groundwater, and sediment sampling programs; conduct geological, hydrogeologic, and hydrochemistry analyses; oversee subcontractors in the field; and author geologic reports on finished field work.

Perform independent field work and gathers all types of field data pertinent to the assigned project.
Perform geological, hydrogeologic, and hydrochemistry analyses.
Develops materials and completes reports on finished field work.
Prepare geologic reports with some technical oversight. Prepares and delivers technical papers.
Assist in preparation of proposals and cost estimates and in soliciting bids from subcontractors/suppliers.
May supervise one or more lower level Geologists or Technicians, including reviewing geologic analyses, assessments, interpretations, and other types of reports.
May serve in an advisory capacity to senior management on specific geology related matters.
May manage site investigation projects of varying size.

Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Bachelor's degree in Geology or related field
5+ years of related work experience
Certification as a professional Geologist is preferred
Proficiency in various computer software applications typically used geological analyses
Familiarity with related environmental rules and regulations is preferred
Requires a demonstrated proficiency in both written and oral communication skills
Thorough understanding of all environmental rules and regulations

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.