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Geologist, Entry Level

  • Columbus, Ohio
  • Position ID: 3695
  • Minimum Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: BD
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Required Skills: Brownfield Remediation; Driver's license (good record); Environmental Site Assessments; Geology; Ability to withstand all weather conditions
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? B&N is looking for an entry level Geologist to join our team in Columbus, OH. This position will work on a variety of interesting projects and offers growth for professional and personal development split between office and in the field.

B&N Geologist Responsibilities

  • Working with a team of professionals, collect and evaluate environmental data and install sample collection points
  • Develop your skills performing on-site field sampling of soil, groundwater, sediment and surface water to assess projects sites
  • Under the direction of experienced staff, perform data reduction, evaluation and minor report writing for projects related to brownfield redevelopment and restoration

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Hydrogeology, Geology or other related Earth or Soil science
  • 0-5 years of experience, prior experience in preparing, reviewing and interpreting geologic data is advantageous
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite required, experience with ArcGIS preferred
  • A valid driver's license with acceptable driving history is a must
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions and traverse uneven terrain 
  • Ability to travel up to 50% of time, including overnight stays
  • Effective written/verbal communication and organization/analytical skills

Travel arrangements to and from work assignments including airfare, hotel, and meals are reimbursed. Of course, all safety training, equipment, tools and tech are provided.


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create a pipeline for future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists, and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs, and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.