Tetra Tech Senior Geochemist-Golden or Superior, CO in Golden, Colorado

Title: Senior Geochemist-Golden or Superior, CO

Location: United States-CO-US-Golden

Job Number: 11700000291

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees --- 17,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resources management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

Tetra Tech invites you to consider a rewarding opportunity within our Golden or Superior, Colorado office as a Senior Geochemist.

Responsibilities : Providing support to all project phases ranging from initial proposal writing, subsequent field and analytical work, report writing and office tasks. Data collection such as field sampling and coordination of laboratory testing. Data prediction including geochemical modeling of water-rock systems. Projects typically involve permitting, baseline studies, operational support, and reclamation/remediation for the mining, oil and gas, and power industries.


Qualifications: 7years’ experience in geochemistry discipline. Ability to coordinate and execute field programs using proper sampling techniques. Experience with data management tools (e.g., Excel, Access, Python). Strong interpersonal skills within a team environment and with clients. Good technical writing skills. Willingness to travel to domestic and international project locations. Familiarity with mining industry guidance documents used for mine waste characterization and mine water quality prediction (e.g., MEND, GARD Guide).

Experience with geochemical modeling software (e.g. PHREEQC). Expertise in isotope geochemistry, forensic environmental chemistry, oil and gas E&P, geochemical modeling, brine geochemistry, fate and transport (e.g., GeoStudio, SVFLUX), dynamic systems modeling (e.g., GoldSim), and litigation support a plus. Mine Safety Health Administration (MSHA) surface mine certification and experience working at a mine site also a plus.

Degree Requirements : BS or higher in geochemistry or related field

Tetra Tech is an equal opportunity employer. EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contactor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

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