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Staff Geologist

The Team
People can work anywhere – our culture is what makes them choose Terraphase.
Our fast-growing East Coast team is seeking a self-motivated, goal-oriented individual to assist us in exciting project work as a Staff Geologist in our Princeton office.
The Role
·        Develop thorough knowledge of drilling procedures and standard field sampling procedures for various environmental media (soil, groundwater, surface water/sediment, and air).
·        Document and record field data and observations in a clear and concise manner.
·        Become knowledgeable with intrusive drilling and sampling techniques used for unconsolidated deposits and bedrock.
·        Direct and oversee the installation of groundwater monitoring wells.
·        Supervise and direct various contractors while conducting environmental site investigation and remediation work.
·        Provide assistance in the analysis, evaluation and interpretation of hydrologic, hydrogeologic and chemical data obtained during field investigations.
·        Assist in the preparation of site Health and Safety Plans (HASPs).
·        Demonstrate the commitment and ability to implement safe work practices in the field in accordance with the HASP and other applicable regulations.
·        Assist in the preparation of project plans and technical reports.
·        Gain a working knowledge and understanding of federal and state regulations applicable to environmental site investigation and remediation projects.
Who You Are
·        Bachelor's Degree required, Masters Degree preferred in Geology or similar applied science.
·        1-2 years experience.
·        Basic computer skills.
·        Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Adobe.
·        Clean driving record.
·        Must possess excellent communication, teamwork, analytical, organizational, technical writing, and client service skills.
·        Self-sufficient and ability to work under pressure of deadlines.
·        Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
·        Must be able to oversee and work with subcontractors (e.g., drillers, construction workers, etc.) while performing field work.
Preferred Skills
·        OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training
·        CPR and First Aid Training