Environmental Scientist/ Geologist II
LocationAK05 - Alaska, Anchorage
Position ScheduleFull Time
Bristol Environmental Remediation Services is seeking an Environmental Scientist/ Geologist II. Responsibilities include preparing planning documents and
reports; preparing for field sampling activities; field logistics; performing
investigations/assessments, site characterizations, and remediation work;
documenting all field activities; assisting the Project Manager in obtaining
subcontractors, and providing subcontractor oversight.
- Prepare Planning Documents and Reports for environmental projects including Preliminary Assessments / Site Inspections, Remedial Investigations / Feasibility Studies, site investigations, site characterizations, and remediation projects.
- Perform Field Sampling Activities - Identifying equipment needed for field activities; field screening and collecting environmental samples including soil, groundwater, air, sediment and surface water samples for field screening and laboratory analysis; site reconnaissance, slug testing, gauging and product removal; performing work in accordance with local and federal laws, and in a safe manner.
- Perform Field Logistics - Coordinate with subcontractors; perform utility locates, mobilize and demobilize to/from the work site (work includes travel and field activities throughout Alaska and the Lower 48), and sample shipping.
- Supervise Subcontractors - including drillers, geophysical surveyors, excavation service providers, laboratories, land surveyors, etc.; direct the installation and development of monitoring and remediation wells
- Document Field Activities - Record field data, analyze and interpret findings; compile and complete field notes; organize and file data (electronically).
Required Knowledge or Skills
- Conduct multi-media sampling collection, knowledge and use of field instruments and familiarity with GPS.
- Commit to field schedules ranging from 1 day to 6 weeks in a variety of weather conditions throughout Alaska and the Lower 48.
- Ability to gather and analyze data, reason logically and creatively, draw conclusions and make appropriate recommendations.
- Excellent writing, organizational, and computer skills (Excel and Word).
- Ability to prioritize and organize, work well under stress, meet deadlines.
- Ability to be flexible and adapt to constant change.
- Strong interpersonal skills to assist and communicate with staff.
- Ability to perform tasks in a safe and responsible manner.
- Working knowledge of applicable environmental regulations.
- Experience with USACE UFP-QAPP requirements/procedures.
- Familiarity with incremental sampling.
Excellent salary and benefit package to include: paid time off, paid holidays, comprehensive health insurance plan including medical, dental, and vision, life insurance, long term disability insurance; 401(k) plan with employer match.
Bristol companies are equal opportunity employers and offer any available positions to all, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, parenthood, pregnancy, marital status or changes in marital status, in accordance with applicable state and federal laws. This applies to recruitment, placement, pay, benefits, training, employment status changes, social and recreational programs, and other conditions and benefits of employment. As an Alaska-Native owned company, Bristol companies seek out and hire qualified Alaska Natives and other minorities.
Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Environmental Science, Biology or related field.
Must have 4 or more years of recent experience.
Preferred Knowledge or Skills
HAZWOPER, DOT/IATA Hazmat certifications. Field sampling experience.
• Medium physical workload.
• Employee must be able to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently and up to 10 pounds of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body.
• Required to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as viewing a computer terminal and extensive reading.
• Specific physical requirements include, but are not limited to, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, walking, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing and performing repetitive motions.
• The worker is subject to both inside and outside environmental conditions. The worker is subject to a variety of physical conditions – proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, exposure to arctic working conditions or exposure to chemicals.
• The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions – fumes, odors, dusts, mist, gases or poor ventilation.
• Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Location/Region: Anchorage, AK