Universal Engineering Sciences (UES) has an opening in our Environmental Department. UES is a nationwide leader in Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Materials Testing and Inspection, Building Code Compliance, Environmental, Occupational Health & Safety, and Building Envelope.
As a Project Geologist, you will be providing project management for assigned projects, support and promote the Virtual Design Consulting Department operations.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
* Required to drive, stand, walk, use hands to type, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance, talk, and hear; body motions and movements include: bending, twisting, reaching, stooping, pulling, kneeling, lifting, carrying, and pushing* Lifting and/or moving up to 35 lbs regularly on average, and up to 75 lbs on occasion, with or without reasonable accommodation* This job is located in Florida, with exposure to intense sun, intense heat, humidity, rain, thunderstorms, and other adverse weather conditions* Job site conditions may or may not be accessible by vehicle and can include wetlands, swamps, grasslands, and fields with uneven surfaces, sand, brush, and other natural and man-made obstacles.* This job is primarily and regularly exposed to outside weather conditions and construction sites where the noise level is usually moderate to loud
* Coordinate with clients and UES Staff to manage and execute VDC projects.* Coordinate and manage both above and below ground projects involving geophysics, surveying, 3D laser scanning, structures evaluation and more* Develop and manage client and contractor relationship for assigned projects* Map and model subsurface and building information* Conduct Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) tasks* Provide project assistance, support and execution of construction, geotechnical and environmental services as needed to include, but not limited to: boring layout, utility, clearing, bedrock analyses and drilling* Assist with site development recommendations as necessary* Review project invoices for assigned projects* Prepare proposals and budget estimates* Assist with marketing and business development functions for the VDC group including, but not limited to: client presentation and lead generation* Additional tasks assigned
* Degree in Geology from an accredited university* Geologist-in-Training (GIT) or Professional Geologist (PG) or willing to work towards the GIT and PG* Previous project management experience* Prior experience in geology field work, geophysics or civil engineering* Ability to perform general civil engineering calculations* Knowledge of construction, geotechnical and environmental services* Ability to read and interpret construction documents and maps* Ability to accurately complete field testing paperwork and detailed figures* Ability to communicate professionally and efficiently in writing and orally* Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions* Valid DL
Who We Are:
UES provides essential engineering services for some of the most prominent and significant projects in the nation. Our team members, from our drillers to administrative staff, contribute directly to projects that transform communities. With some of the greatest talent in Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Materials Testing and Inspection, Code Compliance, Environmental, Occupational Health & Safety, and Building Envelope, we are committed to delivering groundbreaking solutions for our clients. At the core of our success is our team members who make it all possible. We know that the projects we deliver are only as good as our people, which is why we offer enriching opportunities for career growth at every level.
Growing in Excellence
As the #1 fastest growing AEC firm on The Zweig Group's Hot Firm list in 2021, UES is poised to lead our industry into the future. As we evolve from a one-man operation to a company spanning 73 branches and 3,500 employees, we're looking for enthusiastic talent to launch their careers and grow along with us.
Why Work at UES?
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EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran Universal Engineering Sciences is a Drug-Free Workplace. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.