Jacobs Geologist III - Fairbanks in Fairbanks, Alaska

Geologist III - Fairbanks


Primary JobResponsibilities: Providesupport to environmental investigation and remediation projects, including allphases of planning, water and soil sampling, data analysis, reporting, andsubcontractor oversight and management. The successful candidate will be capable of working effectively in boththe office and field. Strong verbal andwritten communication skills required. We are looking for an enthusiastic, dependable, self-starting teamplayer who is organized and able to work effectively with minimalsupervision. The ideal candidate will bewilling to travel to remote locations throughoutAlaskain support of project work.


Geologist III: 4-7 years of related professional experience

with a BS or MS in geology, geophysics, geography,soil science or other related field of study. Computer literacy insoftware typical of discipline is preferred. 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPERcertificate desirable but not required.

Other Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending,squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirementslimited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distancecarried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushingand pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized.Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as wellas below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert toequipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work nearconstruction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work nearhazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground,exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature orhumidity, and potential work at heights. No exposure to tobacco smoke.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Alaska-Fairbanks

Req ID: PFO000150