Golder Associates Environmental Field Technologist Job in Decatur, Alabama

Environmental Field Technologist

Location: US-Decatur, AL

Job ID: 2017-13076

Area of Interest: EN - Contaminant Investigation and Remediation

Job Type: Full Time

# of Positions: 1

Education (Minimum): Associates Degree

Posted Date: 6/12/2017

Experience (Years): 0


Job Responsibilities:

As a global, employee-owned organization with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 150 offices worldwide, our over 6000 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

Golder Associates is now offering a great opportunity for an Environmental Technologist to join our environmental practice. Though this position is based in Decatur, AL you will have the opportunity to work at project locations throughout the U.S., as well as on international assignments.

We are particularly looking for experience or interest in performing tasks as noted below:

  • Groundwater, soil, air, and waste water pretreatment sampling;

  • Installation, measuring, and sampling for non-aqueous phase liquid pumps and total fluids pumps;

  • Field support to geophysical survey crews (ERI, seismic, GPR, and downhole);

  • Deployment of ERI electrodes and cables;

  • Operating seismic sources, deployment of geophones and seismic cables;

  • Field support to heat pulse flowmeter pumping tests;

  • Assembly and maintenance of soil, rock, and groundwater remediation systems;

  • Support for well drilling including investigation-derived waste segregation and staging;

  • General construction performance and supervision (plumbing, single and three phase electrical, and framing);

  • Excavation and construction estimating;

  • And other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

If you meet the following requirements we encourage you to apply:

  • An Associates degree is required and a Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering is preferred;

  • No experience required with an appropriate college degree;

  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office software is required (Word, Excel, Outlook);

  • Candidate must possess a valid U.S. driver’s license (CDL not required);

  • 40 hour HAZWOPER and 10 hour OSHA construction training, preferably with a current refresher certificate desired;

  • Must be able to travel to projects (national and international) as needed;

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs;

  • Our ideal candidate presents a professional work appearance, interacts well with the public, has excellent teamwork skills, and can pass a pre-employment physical including drug screening and criminal background check.

While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted

Additional Information:

Our Staff Benefit from:

An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates

Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth

Employee mentoring program

Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

Golder Associates Statement:

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.