Amec Foster Wheeler Environmental Technician in Farmington, Missouri

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is hiring an Environmental Technician to support environmental projects managed out of our St. Louis, Missouri office. The successful candidate will have experience in soil sampling, be able to update and maintain field documentation, and have a good work ethic. This role will primarily consist of collecting soil and groundwater samples.

Duties and Responsibilities

This position will support environmental projects with the following responsibilities:

  • Soil and/or groundwater-sampling duties at various project locations

  • Maintenance of equipment calibration logs

  • Documentation of field activities for specific tasks performed for each project

  • Tasks may include general labor and construction activities

  • Use of Geographical Positioning Systems (GPS) for collection of environmental data

  • Adherence to all Health & Safety Standards in all field-related activities

  • At least one year of related sampling and/or fieldwork experience

  • Ability to work in adverse weather conditions and capable of working long, physically demanding and varied hours in remote locations

  • Ability to travel to project sites in Farmington, Viburnum, and Joplin, Missouri areas up to 100% of time

  • Experience with environmental instrumentation desired, but not mandatory (XRF)

  • Ability to use Excel and Word to complete project documentation

  • OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification desired, or ability to obtain

  • Valid driver’s license

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2018-24918

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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Post End Date: 9/16/2018