Staff Geologist - Environmental

Leighton Group, Inc.
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Mar 14, 2017
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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
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Job Description


Performs assignments designed to develop professional work knowledge and abilities, requiring application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria in carrying out a sequence of related engineering tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Using prescribed methods, performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced geologist
  • Field geologic mapping during grading operations, field geologic methods, ability to read grading plans, works with equipment operators and grading contractors, ability to recognize unexpected conditions
  • Field investigation techniques: logging and sample collection during boring and test pit excavation, data collection from report review and aerial photograph review. Prepares geologic logs or borings, test pits and fault trenches
  • Analysis: Applies standard practices and techniques in specific situations, interprets and correlates geologic data, prepares cross-sections and maps, recognizes discrepancies in results and follows operations through a series of related detailed steps or processes
  • Assists in coordinating and interaction with drilling or excavation subcontractor
  • Attends all required meetings
  • Follows company policies and procedures and all safety procedures


Bachelor's degree in Geology or equivalent, plus appropriate continuing education


Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other technical software.

We are a growing company. We have a great team and work environment - be a part of our success!

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Rancho Cucamonga, CA


Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:39:33 PDT