MidlandRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Midland jobs

Senior Staff Geophysicist

Company: Terracon
Location: Midland
Posted on: September 12, 2020

Job Description:

See Terracon’s Safety Response to Covid-19 below

Job Description

The Terracon office in Midland, TX is growing and is now in search of a Senior Staff Geophysicist. In this role you will p erform a comprehensive range of geophysical technologies in support of geologic, groundwater, environmental, engineering, and materials testing investigations. Perform non-invasive geophysical surveys from the ground surface as well as geophysical logging in boreholes to provide images or models of subsurface conditions. Define survey objectives, design survey approaches, analyze the resulting geophysical data, and provide interpretation of results. Results are incorporated into the planning, design and construction of vital infrastructure such as roads, tunnels, airports, landfills, water supplies, and other facilities; the assessment of environmental conditions; and the evaluation of earth resources. Geophysics supports all of Terracon’s service lines.

Essential Roles and Responsibilities: Follow safety rules, guidelines and standards for all projects. Participate in pre-task planning. Report any safety issues or concerns to management.

Be responsible for maintaining quality standards on all projects.

Mid-level, experienced Geophysicist responsible for conducting geophysical surveys and making recommendations for systems design on medium sized projects with a variety of complexity.

Participates with more senior Geophysicists on large, more complex projects.

Performs site visits, field observations and field data collection or assignments.

Direct and supervise field staff to sample, test and collect data and/or document site activities.

Responsible for developing written proposals to clients for both small and large projects including quality control review of proposals written by others.

Evaluates complex geophysical data and assembles in written reports.

May serve as team member or lead in meetings and communications with client pertaining to specific projects/tasks.

May oversee work performed by lower level Geophysicists and Technicians.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Geology or Geophysics.

Minimum 3-5 years’ experience.

Master’s degree preferred.

Certification in field of expertise based on state specific requirements.

Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history.

#LI-TB1 Terracon’s Safety Response to COVID-19

Committed to Our Employee Safety!

Terracon is passionate about your safety before, during, and after the COVID-19 pandemic. As Terracon continues to move forward and grow through this time, we are continuing to take every precaution to ensure the safety of our employee-owners. If you are as committed to your success as we are committed to your safety, then Terracon is the company for you!

Our goal has not changed. For Terracon, our guiding principle has been and will continue to be the safety of our employee-owners. It’s that simple. We want our employees to be able to work safely in every situation and go home safely each night. As we continue our vision of being “Best at People,” here are some of the things Terracon is doing to safeguard every employee-owner:

On-going communication with ALL employee-owners on a dedicated COVID Response page, and a portal for their families to have access to resources as well

Requiring specific COVID-19 Pre-Task Safety Planning Protocols for all tasks and projects

Empowering employees to speak up and say “no” to working in unsafe conditions

Providing an additional 40 hours of sick leave to anyone impacted by COVID-19, including those impacted by daycare and school closures

Offering voluntary reduced work schedule for anyone needing extra time to care for others

Load leveling work assignments across regions to maintain high productivity and chargeability

Ensuring proper PPE and sanitation on all project sites by providing field employee-owners with mobile hand washing stations and supplies, masks, and sanitizing kits

Utilizing technology for more remote work opportunities and innovation using everything from video conferencing to drones

Following all CDC guidelines including social distancing on job sites, in offices, and in our labs

Implementing a stand-by leave program to ensure our employees continue service and health insurance benefits during regional work shortages

If your passion lies in working with a company that truly cares for your safety, and if you’re interested in belonging to a 100% employee-owned organization that will help you grow and quickly progress in your career, consider Terracon and apply today! About Terracon

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 5,000 employees in more than 150 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon’s growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

Terracon offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays. EEO Statement

Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status. Apply

“I work with a really great team. I enjoy the work that I do and being able to assist others as our office succeeds and grows. Terracon is a solid company with a great foundation that will afford you opportunity to grow.”

“Terracon believes in being the best at people. Because of this I have had the opportunity to grow as a professional but also as a person by getting involved in some amazing community outreach programs our office has organized.” Smriti , Geotechnical Staff Engineer, Charlotte, NC

“The most satisfying aspect of my work at Terracon is the amazing people that I get to work with every day. What sets Terracon apart from other organizations is its focus on our people and helping them deliver the very best experience to their clients.”

“It is like working for a family company. Everyone – from our materials department to the employees working in the office – is like family.” Shamar , Engineering Technician, Charleston, SC

“We have the best of both worlds. We work in a place where we are surrounded by great people, in a family environment where we really care about each other. Plus, we have the support and resources of a large company.” Lori , Office Manager, Charleston, SC

“The safety mindset is in every aspect of the workday, focused around making sure our employees go home safe to their loved ones, each and every night.”

“Working at Terracon has allowed me to gain a wide range of experience on a variety of projects that will be enormously beneficial for my career.” Chelsea , Field Environmental Engineer, Denver, CO

“If you want a career and workplace where you look forward to waking up every day and going to work, and you want to surround yourself with people who are fun and energetic in an atmosphere that builds self-confidence, Terracon is the company for you.”

“I work with a really great team. I enjoy the work that I do and being able to assist others as our office succeeds and grows. Terracon is a solid company with a great foundation that will afford you opportunity to grow.”

“Terracon believes in being the best at people. Because of this I have had the opportunity to grow as a professional but also as a person by getting involved in some amazing community outreach programs our office has organized.” Smriti , Geotechnical Staff Engineer, Charlotte, NC

Join Our Talent Network Sign up for job alerts and hear about job openings first. Receive career-related communications and updates from us.

Applicants with a disability who are in need of an accommodation in the application process should contact Human Resources at (800) 593-7777 or email employment@terracon.com .

Keywords: Terracon, Midland , Senior Staff Geophysicist, Other , Midland, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Intuit: Work From Home Credentialed Tax Professional
Description: OverviewIf you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their (more...)
Company: Intuit
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Intuit: Credentialed Tax Professional - Cpa, Enrolled Agent Or Attorney - Remote
Description: OverviewIf you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their (more...)
Company: Intuit
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Customer Relations Specialist - Part Time/Full Time - 4705 North Midkiff Road
Description: Geared for the Driven br br During these uncertain times of COVID-19, Valvoline Instant Oil Change SM VIOC is proud to serve those who need to be on the road, including first responders and medical (more...)
Company: Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020


Intuit: Work From Home Credentialed Tax Accountant
Description: OverviewIf you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their (more...)
Company: Intuit
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Intuit: Tax Professional - Cpa - Work From Home
Description: OverviewIf you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their (more...)
Company: Intuit
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Freight/Receiving
Description: Job Description Position Purpose: Associates in Freight/Receiving positions ensure
Company: The Home Depot
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

CDL-A Team Lease Purchase Truck Driver - $1.05-MILE BASE PAY!
Description: Call Today to Learn More About Our NO CASH DOWN Lease Purchase Program for Teams NEW - EAST/WEST DEDICATED ROUTES FOR TEAMS John Christner Trucking is moving critical fresh food loads to restock (more...)
Company: John Christner Trucking
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Customer Relations Specialist - Part Time/Full Time - W Wadley Ave
Description: Geared for the Driven br br During these uncertain times of COVID-19, Valvoline Instant Oil Change SM VIOC is proud to serve those who need to be on the road, including first responders and medical (more...)
Company: Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Intuit: Credentialed Virtual Tax Professional - Cpa, Enrolled Agent Or Attorney
Description: OverviewIf you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their (more...)
Company: Intuit
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Operator, Pipeline (Midland, TX)
Description: Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, natural gas liquids, (more...)
Company: Enterprise Products Company
Location: Midland
Posted on: 09/24/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Midland RSS job feeds