Geologist: Baton Rouge, La

Providence – An Engineering and Environmental Firm

Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge, LA, US
Baton Rouge, LA
30+ days ago

Providence, a multidiscipline environmental and engineering consulting firm, is looking for an assertive and talented individual to help in the expansion of Remediation/Groundwater Services in the Gulf Coast market. A proven technical background in multiple facets of environmental compliance and project management is required. We are looking for someone who is a self-starter, is versatile, has a service mentality, and is skilled in oral and written communication.


  • Bachelor or Masters' degree in Geology or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in the environmental compliance field with an emphasis on groundwater, site assessment, and remediation
  • Professional registration (P.G.)
  • Working knowledge of state and federal environmental regulations, specifically pertaining to solid and hazardous waste, groundwater and Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) Risk Evaluation/Corrective Action Program (RECAP)
  • Possess TWIC card or capable of acquiring a TWIC card
  • Able to pass a physical including respirator fit testing and pulmonary function test
  • Able to work a flexible schedule, potentially including after hours and weekends
  • Valid United States Driver's License
  • Demonstrated proficiency in technical writing
  • Knowledgeable in the use of Microsoft Office software
  • Attention to detail and quality control/quality assurance programs

Responsibilities Include:

  • Lead field activities for soil and groundwater assessment to identify contamination impact and related concerns, drilling oversight, soil logging, monitoring well installation well development, purging and sampling, and aquifer testing
  • Remediation oversight
  • Assist in data interpretation
  • Design, implement and manage various soil and groundwater investigations and remedial projects
  • Complete routine groundwater monitoring reports
  • Project management experience including project scoping and budget management


  • 40-hour HAZWOPER Certified
  • Basic Safety Plus 8 hours Certified
  • Experience with business development and soliciting new and existing clients
  • Experience with remediation design and implementation
  • Experience working/negotiating with environmental regulators

About the Company

Providence – An Engineering and Environmental Firm