Geologist/GIS

Location: Casper WY Posted Date: January 30, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 11700000417 Careermine Job Id: 1831560
Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves quality of life? At Tetra Tech, you will work with high-performing teams who are passionate about using their expertise to find solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.

Tetra Tech invites you to consider a rewarding opportunity within our Front Range Operations as a Geologist in our Casper, WY office. (MUST HAVE HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE)

Summary:
The position will support a team of geologists and geophysicists specializing in shallow karst and mining related geohazard investigation. Our team utilizes 3D-integrated site investigation approaches comprised of state-of-the-art geophysics, subsurface drilling, geologic investigation, and geospatial modelling. Typical field tasks involve geologic logging during drilling, deploying downhole laser-scanners and video tools, collecting high-precision GPS data, field health and safety documentation and oversight, technical and physical support of geophysical surveys. Travel for durations of ~5-15 days at a time to site locations throughout Wyoming. GIS tasks required by the position include managing orthoimagery and terrain models collected from drone flights, geo-referencing and digitizing historic maps, providing GIS support for field operations, geodatabase management, creating report figures, and integrating spatial data from geophysical models and CAD drawings.

Qualifications
Skill Requirements/Qualifications:
Field Geology and GIS software skills are essential to the position in addition to being detail-oriented, the ability to work independently, learn quickly, problem-solve, and communicate effectively as part of a team.
-Proficiency in ESRI ArcGIS and Microsoft Office software.
-Comfortably work 10+ hour days at remote field sites.
-Lifting, walking, and carrying field equipment over rough terrain.
-Field knowledge of Wyoming geology and geomorphology.
-Experience using AutoCAD and EVS/MVS or other 3-D visualization software is a plus.

-MSHA/OSHA training is preferred but not required.

Degree Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in Geoscience or related field. MS degree preferred. Temp-to-hire, full-time position, salary to be commensurate with experience. This position requires selected candidate to pass a motor vehicle record (MVR) background check and negative drug test.

About Tetra Tech:
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.

At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits.
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For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

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