Water Resources Field Scientist

Science Carlsbad, California


Description

Weston Solutions, Inc is now accepting applications for a full time entry-level field scientist position in our Carlsbad, CA office. Job duties include: collecting water and sediment samples in dry and wet weather; installation of monitoring equipment and sensors; recording of field observations; preparation of equipment and supplies for monitoring; and data entry. 

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree with focus on environmental science or engineering, biology, toxicology or similiar and 1-3 years experience.
  • Course work or experience with stormwater, water resources, and/or environmental chemistry.
  • Ability to work well in teams and take direction from senior staff members
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Willingness to work outdoors in inclement weather and challenging conditions.
  • Positive attitude
  • Valid drivers license 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Environmental monitoring field experience.

The selected candidate will perform assignments under the supervision of senior scientists/engineers