Dudek is seeking a senior-level professional with 10+ years of experience in the field of hydrogeology, hydrology, or environmental engineering AND proficiency in water-related planning to join our Hydrogeology/HazWaste group. Our hydrogeologists and engineers assist agencies and landowners with a variety of tasks including groundwater basin studies, soil and groundwater contamination assessment, California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) technical studies, Water Supply Assessments, and Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) compliance. This position may be based out of any Dudek location or potentially from a remote office.
Work across disciplines, with Dudek Planners and other experts, to review and/or prepare water-related CEQA sections and technical studies
Lead preparation of Water Supply Assessments
Lead hydrogeology-related field-work which may include groundwater assessments, groundwater/soil sampling, groundwater production or monitoring well construction, and geotechnical surveys
Assist with preparation of SGMA Groundwater Sustainability Plans, annual reports, and periodic updates.
Collect, evaluate, and analyze hydrogeologic data. Prepare reports in various graphical and written formats
A Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Geology, Hydrology, or similar field
Knowledge of CEQA/NEPA requirements and experience preparing water-related analyses, technical studies, responses to comments, and water supply assessments.
Familiarity with California Urban Water management Plans and preparation
Very Strong writing and verbal communication skill
Competence with Geographic Information Systems for analysis and display preparation
Professional California licensure in geology, engineering, or related field
Doctorate or Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Geology, Hydrology, or similar field
Experience with surface and groundwater numerical model preparation
Dudek is a leading California-based environmental and engineering firm that helps public and private clients plan and implement reliable, effective, and compliant projects. Founded in 1980, Dudek is a stable company that has grown steadily to more than 600 professionals across the U.S., located primarily in offices in California, Hawai’i, and Oregon.
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Dudek is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.
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