Amec Foster Wheeler Entry-Level Geologist / Environmental Scientist in Houston, Texas

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a Geologist or Environmental Scientist with 0-3 years of experience to join our Houston, Texas office and become an integral member of our team. The position will be in our environmental investigation and remediation group and will also support our permitting team. The position will support oil & gas and commercial/industrial clients throughout the gulf coast region.

Key Responsibilities

This person will be a member of a team providing environmental related services to our clients. This position will expose the successful applicant to a wide variety of work assignments, including:

  • Soil, groundwater and air sampling and analysis

  • Coordinating with subcontractors (such as analytical laboratories and drillers)

  • Construction management for a wide variety of assignments

  • Permitting, including stormwater, wastewater, air, buildings, etc.

  • Managing, summarizing and interpreting field data, including preparation of figures and tables

  • Preparing reports for clients and regulators

  • Traveling to project sites in Texas and surrounding states

  • BS degree in Geology, Environmental Science, or related field; MS degree is a plus

  • 0-3 years consulting experience

  • Demonstrated verbal communication and technical presentation skills

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Computer proficient (must have proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and excellent spreadsheet skills

  • Knowledge of GIS a plus

  • Team player and technical contributor

  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites in Texas and surrounding states - Position involves significant field work

  • Must pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2018-23206

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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