HOU Staff/Staff Assistant Scientist-Geologist

Roux Associates, Inc. - Houston, TX3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $43,000 - $53,000 a year
Primary Responsibilities

Position Overview

Roux is seeking responsible, self-sufficient, energetic entry-level Scientists to work on projects related to the investigation and environmental remediation of industrial and commercial sites. Candidates should be prepared for professional growth into areas such as assessment of remedial alternatives, management of various investigative and remediation tasks, conceptual plans and regulatory interaction. The ideal candidate will be motivated to develop and build their personal knowledge and skills to assist with the growth and success of the office. Excellent teamwork and organizational skills are required. We offer a friendly, professional atmosphere with excellent benefits and a salary commensurate with experience.

Position Requirements

Bachelor’s required in Geology, Hydrogeology, Earth Science or related field

0-3 years environmental consulting experience

Previous sampling experience

Familiarity with drilling and well construction techniques

Groundwater modeling experience a plus

Knowledge of geologic concepts such as stratigraphy, groundwater flow and geochemistry

Ability to produce quality work on budget and on schedule

Strong written and verbal communication with technical writing experience

Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Access

Experience with databases and GIS preferred

Essential Duties

Performing field work including site investigation and remediation

Reviewing field data and preparing data evaluation reports

Reviewing and summarizing laboratory reports

Assisting in the review and synthesis of data and reports by others

Assisting on litigation and insurance claim projects

Preparing tables, figures and attachments for reports

Assisting in report writing and preparation.

Roux is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sex, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or protected veteran status; and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.