Geologic Associate

    • Eagle River, AK

Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We're a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that's critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is seeking an Environmental Geologist to be based in our Anchorage,

Alaska office. As an Environmental Geologist, you will work with close guidance

and supervision on tasks and smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger

project under the guidance of a senior geologist/engineer. You will participate

in the preparation, implementation, and evaluation of various environmental

remediation projects. Your job responsibilities will include borehole logging,

well installation and abandonments, groundwater monitoring/sampling, data

analysis, and reporting. You will provide technical support in the preparation

of site work plans, remedial investigations and feasibility studies, and other


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Work in conjunctionwith other geologists and engineers to perform various aspects ofenvironmental projects including application of scientific principles andtechniques to collect and analyze data, assess the nature and extent ofchemical contamination in soil, groundwater, and soil gas, and evaluateremedial technologies to mitigate chemical contamination.
  • Prepare, organize,and coordinate production of assigned sections of various deliverablessuch as work plans, site investigation reports, remedial investigations,feasibility studies, and closure reports.
  • Conduct fieldinvestigations and related activities as directed by a senior geologist orengineer involving borehole logging, well installation, environmentalmonitoring, data collection (soil, groundwater, and soil gas sampling), siteinspections, health and safety audits, and oversight of subcontractorsduring implementation of field investigations and operation, maintenance,and monitoring of remediation systems.
  • Assist in designand implementation of remedial actions for contaminated soil andgroundwater including technology screening, pilot testing, fielddemonstrations, and startup, troubleshooting, and operation andmaintenance activities for remediation systems.
  • Assist with basicgeological duties on projects of various complexity.
  • Assist with onsiteconstruction observation, contractor coordination, and daily inspectionreports.
  • Develop anunderstanding of policies and procedures for Health, Safety, Security, andthe Environment (HSSE), including client-specific training (as required).
  • Other duties asassigned

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Ability to check own work for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule.
  • Ability to workboth independently and in a project team setting and engage in creativeand critical thought.
  • Ability to liaisebetween clients, contractors, and third parties on-site.
  • Ability tocommunicate in a professional and positive manner, both in writing and inperson, with clients, employees and visitors.
  • A willingness totravel is preferred.
  • OSHA 40-hourHAZWOPER training certificate preferred or ability to obtain prior toemployment.
  • Proficiency withMicrosoft Office Suite

Education and Experience

Master's (preferred) or Bachelor's degree in Geology.

Minimum of 5 years of environmental geology experience.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's' talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Environmental Scientist

Primary Location: United States-Alaska-Anchorage

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 200000S7

Stantec is a global engineering firm that seeks to create a better world in water and natural resource sectors through management services, technical engineering, and construction services.

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