Staff Geologist

ARM Group was founded in 1998 and has grown to be a premier science and engineering consulting firm headquartered in the sweetest place on earth (Hershey, PA). ARM has been recognized by the Engineering News-Record (ENR) as a Top 200 Environmental Firm and a Top 500 Design Firm in the US, selected by the Central Penn Business Journal as one of the “Best Places to Work”, and viewed by clients, the legal community, and regulators as an industry leader in innovation, quality, and service. ARM has over 200 employees across 11 locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region, including some of the most highly-regarded experts in a multitude of disciplines. At ARM, the entrepreneurial spirit thrives and applying science and engineering to leave the world a better place is our purpose!

ARM is looking for a self-driven and energetic Staff Geologist who is looking to learn, grow and embodies an ownership mentality. As a Staff Geologist, you will collaborate with a team of multi-disciplined engineers and scientist, project managers, and other staff to provide a wide range of observation and testing services for geotechnical and environmental development projects for a diverse client base.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring and testing of soils, rocks, cores and water with properly calibrated instruments.
  • Observe and document construction activities to assure compliance with technical specifications to include monitoring well, supply and/or injection well, and production/recovery well installations.
  • Conduct environmental sampling and monitoring.
  • Prepare daily field reports and test summaries documenting the work being performed.
  • Perform Phase I due diligence and Phase II environmental investigations and evaluations.
  • Prepare cost estimates and proposal information as requested.
  • Collaborate with other team members to meet deliverables on project and obtain further knowledge and experiences.
  • Effectively communicate with key stake holders including project managers, project engineers, and other members of the project team.
  • Pro-actively recognize conditions and problems of non-routine nature, develop solutions, and seek guidance when needed.

Base Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Geology (MS Preferred).
  • G.I.T. certification preferred, but opportunity to obtain certification can be developed.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; working knowledge of ArcGIS and/or AutoCAD a plus.
  • Experience working with a water-quality meter usage and datalogger programming (such as LevelTrolls and Levelogger).
  • Possess excellent analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Team orientated with the ability to perform independent hands-on fieldwork.
  • OSHA 40-hr HAZWOPER, MSHA Surface Mining and/or Safeland training preferred.
  • A self-starter possessing strong communication, and organizational skills.
  • Desire to work on multiple projects in parallel rather than a single large project for months.
  • Requires travel to job sites and, on occasion, out of the local area overnight stays.

Our best-in-class compensation and benefits package includes competitive salaries, an excellent health care plan, dental, vision, and life and disability insurance, FSA’s, 401(k) plan with a company match, 3 weeks of PTO, internal training and professional development, tuition reimbursement, and an unmatched opportunity to learn and grow in a variety of disciplines.

Come join our team and be a part of the Elite!

Interested and qualified candidates should email credentials to Submit all documents in doc or pdf format.