Associate Geoscientist 3

Science Concord, New Hampshire


Description

WESTON is seeking an Associate Geoscientist that is able to hit the ground running in a field lead role and the participation of training staff in technical topics. The ideal candidate will have at least (1) year experience in site investigation, and the planning and execution of the technical aspects of projects within established schedule and budget constraints.  

Location: Concord, NH

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree plus three (3) years of related experience, or Master’s Degree plus one (1) year related experience, or Doctoral Degree.
  • Experience must include one (3) year in planning/leading field activities and assisting in scoping projects:
    • Logging soils and bedrock in a variety of geologic settings
    • Oversight of drilling subcontractors for the purposes of soil sampling and monitoring well installation
    • Compile and interpret geologic information into a comprehensive Site Conceptual Model, including preparation or geologic cross-sections and contour maps 
    • Technical competence and willingness to instruct junior staff in areas of specialization
  • Ability to plan, organize, manage, and lead a field project
  • Communicate effectively by speech and writing to individuals and large group of peers, staff, supervisors, vendors, and clients.
  • Dedication to fostering ethical conduct and professionalism.
  • Work well as a team member and leader
  • Make timely and effective decisions
  • Interact with clients to solve problems and provide value-added service
  • Work and complete assignments with minimal supervision

Expected Outcomes 

  • Provide technical leadership
  • Participate in training programs for junior staff involving technical topics and project execution/management topics
  • Coordinate project staffing needs with Project Manager and Resource Manager and participate in the new hire process to include interviewing candidates
  • Solve technical problems on projects with appropriate assistance from senior staff
  • Maintain personal schedule to fulfill utilization goals as directed by Resource Manager
  • Clearly document activities involved in assigned tasks in accordance with established project plans and department/division, QA/QC plan
  • Prepare technical reports and proposals as requested by the Project Manager
  • Organize and execute projects according to proposed scope of work, interpret data, draft segments of technical reports, and assist developing recommendations for clients and organize and execute projects according to proposed scope of work
  • Compile specifications and procure subcontractors in coordination with the Project Manager and ensure compliance with technical project specifications and standard operating procedures defined in the project work scope
  • Monitor financial project performance, including the performance of subcontractors, when assigned the responsibility of task or project leader and work with Project Manager to complete project within budget and on schedule
  • Participate in project discussions with client, regulators, other departments and offices
  • Author reports which will include data interpretations and conclusions and participate in developing report recommendations
  • Maintain good working relationships with personnel in other departments and offices to foster internal corporate communications

At Weston Solutions you will do meaningful work and make valuable contributions

A career at Weston means professional growth and access to diverse opportunities in a thriving, interconnected, and supportive community that works together to make a difference in the environment. We take pride in knowing that our people feel they do meaningful work and make valuable contributions to their teams because recent employee survey results show that over 90% agree on these points. Top talent from all paths—recent graduate, ex-military, experienced, and leaders—join Weston to do meaningful work with a focus on dynamic skills growth and long-term career progression. 

We fully invest in our people: Weston provides a competitive and comprehensive benefits package program that offers employees high value options with solid financial protection, meeting the individual needs of its people and their families 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with base and matching employer stock contributions
  • Parental leave benefits
  • Paid time off to include: vacation, sick and holiday time
  • Critical illness and accident plans
  • Work/Life flexibility
  • Professional development opportunities