Geologist/Hydrogeologist/Engineer – Peoria, IL

PDC Technical Services, Inc. (PDC Tech) provides hydrogeological and environmental engineering consulting services to private and public sector clients with special emphases on landfill design and environmental monitoring. We are a subsidiary of the privately held, 600-person strong Coulter Companies, Inc. Founded in 1928, Coulter Companies provides a wide range of environmental services throughout the Midwest through its subsidiaries: PDC Tech, PDC Laboratories, Area Landfills, Inc., Area Recycling Inc., Peoria Disposal Company, and Area Disposal Service.

We are seeking a Geologist, Hydrogeologist or Engineer to participate in groundwater/vadose zone characterization and monitoring programs at multiple landfills and industrial/commercial sites in Illinois and surrounding areas. Duties will include data management, processing, and analysis, as well as field sampling and environmental monitoring. The position is based in Peoria, Illinois.

Minimum technical skills and competencies are:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office,
  • Ability to conduct routine data analysis using Microsoft Excel and statistical and graphics software, and
  • Ability to understand and follow sampling and analysis plans at remote field locations.

Additional skills and experiences will be considered strong assets, particularly:

  • Experience with Federal and state reporting and permitting,
  • Statistical analysis of environmental data, and
  • Innovative field sampling and environmental monitoring methods.

A Bachelor of Science degree in Geology/Hydrogeology or related engineering discipline is required; however, a Master of Science degree and/or relevant work experience is preferred. This position requires a commitment to safety, occasional overnight travel, ability to work outdoors in a wide range of weather and terrain conditions, and a valid driver’s license. The candidate will be required to pass a background check and drug screen.

PDC Tech does not sponsor foreign nationals for immigration purposes. Applications should not be made if an immigration sponsorship will be required either now or in the future. PDC Tech participates in the e-Verify program. No telephone calls please.

We offer an excellent benefit package. If you are interested in this position, please apply on our website or submit a cover letter and resume to Subject Line: Geologist/Hydrogeologist/Engineer


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PDC Technical Services, Inc.

P.O. Box 9071

Peoria, Illinois 61612-9071