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A Dakota Technologies career offers the opportunity to become a part of our exceptional team of scientists delivering high resolution site characterization services to our clients. In addition to a competitive compensation and benefits package, professional growth and leadership development opportunities are available to all staff.

Please check back periodically for openings listed on this page, or let us know that you have interest in joining our firm by completing the form located below. If you love to work with talented people who are passionate about what they do, you will love working with us!

Field Scientists

Posting Date: 06/22/17

Dakota has full time openings for highly motivated individuals to work with our direct push, UVOST and TarGOST technologies. These positions are available in the following Dakota service locations:

  • Maple Grove, Minnesota
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Columbus, Ohio
  • Kansas City, Missouri

Fieldwork includes:

  • Operation of UVOST, TarGOST and other direct sensing technologies. Training will be provided.

  • Direct push soil coring, soil gas, and groundwater sample collection

  • Working outdoors in various weather conditions is to be expected

The successful candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Ability to work well in a team

  • Ability to operate mechanical equipment and vehicles is required

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record

  • Must have the ability to travel year round on a per job basis to serve our national market

  • Ability to occasionally lift 75 lbs.

  • Must pass employer-paid, pre-employment physical/drug screening

We offer an excellent full benefits package which includes a percent match to 401-K. For consideration for this position, please upload your resume and contact us using the form below.


Data Visualization Specialist

Posting Date: 06/22/17

Summary: This position is accountable for delivery of visualizations of environmental field data and results in a meaningful way aimed toward offering insights for fast and accurate, fact-based decision making. 

Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Develop interactive and intuitive data visualizations that apply the concept of using data to “tell a story” while driving to actionable insights.
  • Provide technical support for field personnel, process field data, and generate predictive models by mining complex data.
  • Interpret geological information to assess and evaluate subsurface conditions.
  • Discover unexpected patterns in data which may invite a different perspective and interpretation of the data.
  • Work with HRSC and drilling personnel to understand the data, project success criteria and client expectations.
  • Actively participate in and influence discussions around reporting requirements, visualizations, and data design.
  • Use automated tools to capture, cleanse, organize, and store data used in delivering data analytics and science based insights.
  • Responsible for the development and population of data stores for analytics information capture.
  • Responsible for monitoring and maintenance of analytics information assets.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, or other field of scientific study.  Master’s degree preferred.
  • A minimum of two years of relevant geoscience visualization experience using C Tech’s Earth Volumetric Studio software.
  • Proficient with statistics, geostatistics, units, scientific data and scientific methods.
  • Computer programing in Basic, C, and/or Java.
  • Working knowledge of Python program language is preferred.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills to work with all level of employees and external clients.

We offer an excellent full benefits package which includes a percent match to 401-K. For consideration for this position, please upload your resume and contact us using the form below.

Environmental Driller

Location: Kansas City, MO
Posting Date: 8/18/17

Dakota Technologies, an environmental service company providing integrated site-specific sampling and analytical services, is looking for a motivated individual to join our field service team. Responsibilities include working with our Geoprobe®/direct push drilling and off-road field equipment, and assisting with our high-resolution site characterization (subsurface probing) tools.

Fieldwork includes direct push soil gas, soil core, and groundwater sample collection; augering & monitoring well installation; and direct sensing activities. Individual needs to work well with a team. Ability to operate mechanical and some electrical equipment is required. Work will be outdoors in all weather conditions. Heavy lifting is to be expected. Out of town and overnight travel required. 40-hr OSHA Hazwoper training is a plus, or training provided.

Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record, CDL a plus. Must pass employer-paid, pre-employment physical/drug screening.

We offer an excellent full benefits package which includes a percent match to 401-K. For consideration for this position, please upload your resume and contact us using the form below.

Apply Online

To apply for one of our job opportunities, complete the form below and attach your resume. Or fill out our job application and upload it through this site. If you have a commercial driver's license, or had driven a commercial vehicle in your previous job(s), download the comm'l. driver's application. Otherwise, please download our standard application for employment.

If you have any questions or would like to complete the employment application in paper form, please email us at service@dakotatechnologies.com.

Dakota Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. Dakota Technologies conducts all of its relations with its employees and applicants for employment in accordance with the applicable laws, directives and regulations of the areas within which we do business.

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