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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Aspect Consulting, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values workplace diversity. It is our policy to recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, age, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, veteran and military status, genetic information, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability.


Current Openings

Project Accountant/Project Coordinator

Location: Seattle, WA
Posted: February 1, 2019

Description:

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.

Requirements:

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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

Workplace Setting:

  • 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

Description:

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

Required Qualifications:

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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.


Project Geologist

Level: Mid-Level
Job Location: Seattle or Bainbridge Island, WA
Date: 10/25/2018

Description:

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.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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

  • Client-focused thinker

  • 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