RETTEW is currently seeking an experienced Geophysicist to support our Geophysics/SUE Team based out of our Lancaster office.

Candidate must live within driving distance to our Lancaster Office or willing to relocate.  Currently, we are not accepting international applicants for this position.  The applicant must live in the US and not require a sponsored visa. 


At RETTEW we empower our people to rethink what’s possible.  When you meet our team, you will find creators, visionaries and problem-solvers designing exciting solutions for our clients.  Our company is 100% employee-owned, and we proudly work on projects that protect public health, promote environmental stewardship, and deliver sustainable solutions for our clients and communities. RETTEW offers training, mentorship, and flexible work options to constantly strive to improve ourselves so we can better support our clients, communities, and each other. If you have the technical expertise, drive, and collaborative mindset, RETTEW is probably a great fit for you!

Conduct routine geophysical field investigations (e.g. electromagnetics, gravity, resistivity, seismic, magnetic, GPR, logging, utility mapping surveys); process geophysical data and prepare maps/reports; mentor/train less-experienced staff; help maintain geophysical equipment. 


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Geology or Geophysics
  • 5+ years geophysical investigation (field and data processing) experience
  • Experience with myriad geophysical software packages
  • Project/client management experience
  • OSHA 40-hr HAZWOPER-trained
  • Passion for fieldwork with the ability to lead a technical field team
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills; attention to detail
  • Willingness to travel (sometimes on short notice); periodic overnight travel; occasional project -specific extended travel
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to trouble-shoot equipment problems/breakdowns in the field
  • Well-mannered, and the ability to get along with multiple co-workers
  • Motivated to progress in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to juggle multiple priorities concurrently


Benefits & Perks:

  • 100% ESOP
  • Medical Vision and Dental insurance
  • Paid Time Off (no use it or lose it)
  • Life insurance and disability
  • Employee assistance program
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Cultural celebrations
  • Regular forums on DE&I
  • Paid registration and certification exam fees
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid professional association dues

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