Summary This Job Description includes but is not limited to the following:
The Senior Geologist independently applies intensive and diversified knowledge of geologic and environmental principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields. Makes decisions independently on problems and methods and represents the organization in conference to resolve important questions and to plan and coordinate work. The knowledge and expertise required for this level of work usually results from progressive experience.
Reporting Structure/Limits of Authority and Responsibility: Supervision and guidance relate largely to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts and policy matters. Consults with supervisor concerning problems and developments.
Typical Duties In a supervisory capacity, plans, develops, coordinates and directs large and important projects and a number of small projects with many complex features. Track projects budgets and schedules. Ascertain that all deliverables are technically accurate and are submitted to the client on schedule and within budget. Maintain existing clients and develop new business. Train and supervise subordinate personnel. Responsibility for the support, growth and development of the Regional Southern California Environmental operations. Performs work that involves conventional types of plans, investigations, surveys, structures, or equipment. Assignments usually include one or more of the following: proposal generation, scheduling, environmental site assessments, asbestos management, lead paint management, mold management, hazardous material management, field sampling, field exploration including surface mapping and supervision of subsurface borings and trenches, collection of air, soil, and water samples, research investigations, report preparation, and other needed activities. Night and weekend work, and travel may be required. Work will include regional support of all Southern California Environmental operations.