Environmental Technician I - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-31
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Seattle
Washington
United States

United States of America - Washington, Seattle

Job Summary

Job Summary

AECOM has an immediate need for an Environmental Field Technician I to work in Seattle, Washington. This is a field position that requires working outside, in inclement weather at times, walking in rugged terrain and at times lifting and carrying equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. The candidate will provide industrial hygiene and environmental field work in support of the Environmental Compliance group servicing clients primarily in Seattle, Washington. These services include:

The responsibilities of this role include, but may not be limited to the following:

  • Performs routine fieldwork as a trainee (such as environmental sampling, assisting with calculations, and operations, maintenance and inspection of equipment of client site), working under close supervision.

  • Performs routine tasks in support of project staff and handles less complex duties.

  • Gather and maintain specified records of scientific data for supervisor, including but not limited to environmental sampling, operations and maintenance and inspections at client sites.

  • Other activities may include assisting with calculations, setting up and operating equipment, inspecting equipment and installations for compliance with specifications and maintaining proper project documentation.

  • Collects and enters data, and applies technical principles and theories under supervision

  • Working outdoors in a field setting

  • Conducting air, bulk, and wipe sampling (e.g., asbestos, lead, silica),

  • Assessing buildings for regulated building materials (e.g., asbestos, lead, PCBs), noise exposure monitoring, mapping, and abatement project monitoring.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma required

  • 2+ years of relevant experience required

  • This is a field position and requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs of equipment and to walk long distances in rugged terrain possibly in inclement weather

  • Familiarity with Health and Safety procedures

  • Experience using Word and Excel

  • Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • B.S in Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Studies or related field

  • 40 hour OSHA certification is preferred

  • Experience in EHS desirable

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 220640BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.