Why Work at Aspect?
Aspect Consulting is the home of regionally-focused earth+water specialists in hydrogeology, geology, environmental remediation, and engineering. A diverse blend of public and private projects, ranging in technical complexity, provides you a balance between applied problem solving, technical analysis, and design. For ambitious entry-level and seasoned practice builders alike, Aspect offers a supportive, collaborative workplace designed to help you thrive and grow professionally.
Active, engaged, and growing
Our steady growth creates opportunities for skilled professionals. We encourage entry level and experienced candidates with advanced degrees, strong communication skills, and relevant background to contact us. We recruit nationally and provide relocation assistance when appropriate. Aspect offers a competitive benefits package and incentive compensation system to reward the collective team and recognize individual contributors.
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Project Accountant/Project Coordinator
Location: Seattle, WA
Posted: February 1, 2019
Aspect Consulting, a firm specializing in earth science and engineering, is seeking a Project Accountant to join our downtown Seattle office. As part of the Firm Operation department, you will work both as an integral member of our Accounting team and as a project accountant for one of our fast-paced Practices to help them meet their targeted revenue and profitability goals. You will also work alongside the Project Managers and Practice Lead to help them better understand the financial aspects of their projects as well as facilitating process improvements that could increase the efficiency, profitability, and productivity of their projects.
Ability to work with numerous individuals and project teams by leveraging technology and project management tools for project communication and coordination
Prepare and monitor all project financial budgets, dashboards, and reports
Assist the project manager in maintaining and applying a rigorous program of quality assurance and quality control
Ability to prioritize work and manage multiple assignments under budget and time constraints
Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Business Administration
Minimum 3 years of client billing or general accounting/bookkeeping experience
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills with the ability to work and communicate effectively with team members, clients and management teams.
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Experience using Deltek Ajera software is a huge plus but not required
Strong analytical, organizational and multi-tasking capabilities
Ability to work independently, take initiative, and set priorities
Decisive and effective problem solver with a service-oriented attitude
68+ person office in Seattle
An interactive team of 105+ professionals across seven offices in Washington and Oregon
Casual, collaborative, and professional office environment
Mid-Level Licensed Hydrogeologist
Location: Seattle or Bainbridge Island
Posted: January 23, 2019
Aspect Consulting, LLC, a specialty earth science and engineering consulting firm, is seeking a mid-level Licensed Hydrogeologist to join our Environmental Practice to support project work in site investigation and remediation of contaminated properties. Specific responsibilities will include:
Perform technical execution of projects under the supervison of project managers and principals, including preparation of proposals, budgets, schedules and reports
Assist in identifying technical issues and developing strategic problem-solving approaches to meet client needs for geologic and hydrogeologic site characterization
Design environmental and hydrogeologic field investigations to evaluate groundwater quality, groundwater-surface water interaction, contaminant nature and extent, aquifer properties, and chemical fate and transport
Implement soil, groundwater and vapor intrusion investigations; manage oversight of drilling, borehole logging, well installation and development, sampling and data collection activities
Develop and refine conceptual site models involving complex hydrogeology, geochemistry and contaminant fate and transport
Conduct data management and evaluation and prepare technical reports that include data visualization such as potentiometric surface maps, geologic and hydrogeologic cross-sections, and contaminant extent maps
A Master of Science in hydrogeology or geology/geoscience/earth science with a hydrogeology emphasis
Licensed Hydrogeologist in Washington State
10+ years of experience applying hydrogeology principles to environmental projects
Applied knowledge in state and federal environmental regulations
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong quantitative skills, including groundwater hydraulics and numerical modeling
Expertise in chemical fate and transport behavior
Expertise with metals geochemistry, fate and transport. Specific applied expertise with arsenic is a plus.
Job Location: Seattle or Bainbridge Island, WA
Aspect Consulting, LLC (Aspect), a specialty earth science and engineering consulting firm, is seeking a Geologist to join our growing Geotechnical and Infrastructure Practice. Aspect’s geotechnical engineering staff collaborate on a wide variety of public and private infrastructure projects including; transportation, water and wastewater conveyance and treatment, urban infill and redevelopment, residential developments, steep slope sensitive areas, and floodplain and natural habitat restoration. Our Geotechnical and Infrastructure Practice is supported by a diverse and talented group of geotechnical engineers, engineering geologists, hydrogeologists, remediation engineers, water resource engineers, CAD/GIS professionals, and technical editors. Conversely, the staff within our Geotechnical and Infrastructure Practice also support dynamic projects within Aspect’s environmental and water resource practices. See our typical Aspect geotechnical projects for a sampling of typical project types.
Advanced degree (MS or PhD) in geology
5+ years of local (Puget Sound) professional experience, preferably in consulting
Licensed Geologist (LG) or Licensed Engineering Geologist (LEG), or the ability to obtain licensure within 12 months of employment
Construction phase field experience
Analytical and design experience with landslides
Proactive, self-motivated, continuously-learning, can-do mentality
High quality standards and an eye for detail
Good organizational skills and focused task manager
Clear writing and excellent communication skills
Ability to travel for project work and collaboration across Washington and Oregon
Duties & Responsibilities
Act as the field lead in technical roles for engineering geologic conditions and hazards for landslides, rock falls, earthquakes, soft foundation soils, weak rocks, steep slopes, wave and stream erosion, tsunamis and debris flows and other challenging conditions
Interpret and develop conclusions on engineering geologic hazard mitigation
Identify and evaluate geologic hazards
Establish work priorities, plan and coordinate investigations, and manage subcontractors
Assist in planning and developing project goals and objectives, budgets and definition for the scope of each project