Entry Level Consultant Geologist/Engineer

Entry Level Consultant Geologist/Engineer

Ramboll | Los Angeles, CA, 90009, US

Posted 2 days ago

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Job Description

Los Angeles or Irvine, CA

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. No sponsorship is available for this position.

Inviting Bright Minds

Ramboll US Consulting, Inc. (Ramboll) is a leading scientific environmental consulting firm providing a broad range of technical services to both public and private sector clients. As such, Ramboll has earned a reputation as a leader in the areas of environmental risk assessment and management, strategic compliance management and environmental liability.

Tasks and Responsibilities

* Implementing field investigations including air, soil gas, soil, and groundwater sampling programs under the direction of a registered Professional Geologist or Engineer.
* Implementing remedial activities and conducting system operation and maintenance at commercial and industrial sites.
* Overseeing monitoring well installation, development, and sampling.
* Data tabulation and analysis, including preparation of figures and charts.
* Data evaluation to determine the extent and magnitude of contamination for the design of remedial measures.
* Preparation of permit applications and/or overseeing implementation of permit conditions.
* Overseeing subcontractors with minimal supervision.
* Preparation of draft sections of technical reports based on the results of field sampling activities.
* Applying engineering design and evaluation skills to solve environmental problems.
* Following corporate health and safety standards.

Your starting point for constant growth

From the moment you join Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point is:

* BS or MS Degree in Geology or Civil/Chemical/Environmental Engineering.
* Strong analytical skills.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Ability and willingness to work as a responsible, independent team player in a consulting environment - including the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
* Strong time-management skills with ability to meet tight deadlines and budgets.
* Experience with Microsoft Office; especially Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Project.
* Must be eligible to work in the United States.
* Candidates must be willing to travel and work at project site locations up to 75% average over the year. Travel may include overnight stay and may be out of state. Travel duration may range from 1-10 days, depending upon the specific requirements of each project.
* Must possess a valid Driver's License and reliable form of transportation. The successful candidate will need to provide evidence of a good driving record (MVR) and proof of personal insurance coverage.

Preferred Skills

* Geologist-in-Training or Engineer-in-Training certification.
* Completion of the OSHA 40-hour health and safety training course.
* Database (e.g., ACCESS) and GIS or AutoCAD skills.
* Environmental consulting experience.

Physical Demands

* Ability to drive, travel and/or perform field work out of the office approximately 75% of the time.
* Ability to lift 25 pounds.
* Must be able to perform the following actions while conducting fieldwork: stooping/kneeling/crouching, standing for long periods of time, pulling/pushing and lifting equipment and supplies, walking on uneven terrain.
* Ability to work in outdoor environments and hot/arid conditions.
* Ability and willingness to work long hours and in proximity to loud noises and hazards (i.e., proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, and exposure to chemicals, fumes, odors, dusts, and gases). Worker may be required to wear a respirator. Proper training and protective equipment will be provided as necessary.

Welcome to our Environment & Health division

One of the world's leading environmental and health consultancies, we are trusted by clients to manage their most challenging environmental, health, and social issues. We help clients understand and manage the impacts of their activities and products, so that they can respond to business, regulatory, or legal challenges effectively and develop sound strategies for operating sustainably.

Ramboll in Americas

Founded in Denmark, Ramboll is a people company that has over 2,000 experts working across more than 60 offices in the Americas applying their passion to deliver innovative solutions across Buildings, Transport, Energy, Environment & Health, Water, Management Consulting, and Architecture and Landscape. As a company, we are committed to reducing our environmental impact, contributing to a cohesive society with equal rights and opportunities for all, and fostering a culture of excellence, enjoyment, and equal opportunities for all our employees. We invite you to contribute to a sustainable future working in an open, collaborative, and empowering culture.

Our Commitment to Sustainability

Responsible business conduct and sustainable practices have been part of Ramboll's DNA since the company's inception. Today these principles are an integral part of Our Mission and services and are formalized through our systematic work with the UN sustainable development goals. We are dedicated to taking a leading role in sharing best practices and creating value for clients by delivering solutions that are environmentally, economically, and socially sustainable. We have also committed to ambitious targets to maximize our own sustainability performance and set the industry benchmark.

How to apply

Apply online. Attach your CV, cover letter and relevant documents showcasing why you are the right fit for the role, and when you are available to start. We look forward to receiving your application.

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