Staff Geologist

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Date Posted:
Northern California - Pleasant Hill
3478 Buskirk Avenue
Pleasant Hill
United States of America
Science Technical



Are you highly motivated, hard-working, and seeking to join a growth-focused environmental consulting & engineering firm? Are you looking for a company that will invest in your development and grow your professional skills? If so, consider a career with Apex.

Powered by record sales, extraordinary client retention, strategic acquisitions, and an entrepreneurial spirit, Apex Companies is one of the fastest growing environmental consulting and engineering firms in the US. We take pride in keeping our clients happy and have earned numerous awards for project excellence. We continue to grow, and we want you to grow with us.

Your Responsibilities as a Geologist:

  • Collect soil, water, and soil vapor samples for analysis.
  • Install, or supervise subcontractors installing soil borings, trenches, monitoring wells, and soil vapor wells.
  • Calibrate, maintain, and use a variety of state-of-the-art field equipment, such as PIDs, XRFs, and GPS devices.
  • Gather, analyze, and interpret data.
  • Write technical reports and proposals.
  • Actively develop your own career growth.

Why you'll love working for us:

  • Company-subsidized medical and dental.
  • Company-paid life, short, and long-term disability.
  • 401k match, tuition assistance, and more.
  • Cross-training and the ability to work on a variety of projects.
  • Performance-based bonuses or other incentives.
  • Working with the best and brightest in the industry.
  • 750+ employee national firm with 50+ locations across the US

Minimum Requirements


What we’re looking for:

  • BS in Geology, Hydrogeology, or related field;
  • 40-hour HAZWOPER certification;
  • At least 2 years of professional experience performing environmental field sampling and data collection;
  • A hands-on, can-do attitude with an equally strong aptitude for field and office work;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • Safety awareness, and a good record and understanding of safe work practices;
  • The ability to successfully multi-task;
  • Strong understanding of Federal, state, and local environmental regulations and standard industry practices;
  • Experience with data management and report preparation; and,
  • Valid driver's license and proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.

Interested? Apply today.

Apex Companies, LLC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


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