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Field Team Lead - Geologist/Scientist - Los Alamos, NM

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Engineering
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19400001523 Requisition #
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Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, science, or related technical discipline, or equivalent, Master’s preferred; however, a combination of education and/or relevant experience wherein the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the position’s duties and responsibilities have been adequately demonstrated is acceptable.  
  • The career level of the position will be determined by the years of relevant experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities; after a candidate, has been chosen.
  • Broad understanding of principles, concepts and techniques in the field of general science; groundwater remediation or drilling/well expertise preferred.
  • Skill and ability to perform complex professional tasks independently with little instruction.
  • Ability to work within established policies and procedures, using independent judgment and ingenuity.
  • Ability to train and mentor more junior staff.
  • Level of language skills, mathematical skills, communication skills, reasoning ability and computer skills necessary to perform essential functions of the job.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented project environment.
  • Familiarity with the LANL site and work environment preferred.

 

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements (Moderate Work)

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to loud and may require hearing protection at certain locations.

 

Moderate Work Category:

  • Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for sedentary work.
  • The employee exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 25 pounds of force. frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
  • The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms.
  • Field work may require walking in rough terrain and the ability to step over objects such as rocks, ruts, pipes, etc.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.
  • During drilling and well maintenance work on site, work often moves to a 7day/12hr (day & night) shift schedule in order to cover 24/7 drilling.

 

General:

  • This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; and nothing in this herein restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
  • In this position the qualified candidate may support one of more of the following departments: Drilling and Well Maintenance, Groundwater Monitoring, and/or Remediation Operations.
  • The qualified candidate may be required to attain and maintain a DOE Q clearance
  • Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Individual must pass a pre-employment drug screen and accept all company policies.
  • This position may require a physical fit-for-duty screen as well.

 

At Tetra Tech, health and safety play a vital role in our success.  Tetra Tech’s employees work together to comply with all applicable health & safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to COVID-19 that are mandated by local, state, and federal authorities as well as project requirements.

 

About Tetra Tech:

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—21,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.

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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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We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

 

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