Golder Associates Environmental Field Technician in DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia
At Golder, we thrive on challenges.
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder has a new opportunity for an Environmental Field Technician based in Goose Bay.
An overview of your role will include:
Collection and handling samples, and/or completing required testing (specific sample types relevant to the discipline may be added).
Collection and maintenance of detailed field notes.
Completion of required work tasks, while adhering to current industry standards and regulatory requirements.
Preparation and use of the appropriate equipment and apparatus for the required tasks for the manner in intended.
Application and interpretation of results is required for quality and accuracy of the end product.
Undertake site reconnaissance, inspections, and observations.
Accurately record relevant field data through the appropriate means, medium, and/or equipment.
Review field notes and data as collected by junior team members for detail, accuracy and completion.
Prepare and coordinate/assist project documentation, which could include tabulation of field data, or interpreting and preparing relevant portions of letters and reports.
File and manage all project related field notes including data entry reviewing for quality assurance and accuracy.
Develop Field programs with the Project Manager and/or senior technicians.
Provide input into proposals and writing sections, as needed.
Train and mentor junior employees in the field and in best field practices.
Coordinate project field teams.
Supervise and provide ongoing observation of Golder qualified subcontractors to ensure they are meeting the requirements of their scope safely and professionally.
Adhering to our corporate HSSE policies and procedures as outline in the Global HSSE Manual.
Work with and support other Golder employees in the field or office.
Where necessary work independently, connecting with senior personnel as required for clarity and direction.
Carry out field work under the direction of more experienced Golder employees.
You will have a background in:
Required: five or more years of relevant field experience.
Strong awareness of health and safety issues and a safety conscious attitude
Strong interpersonal communication skills
Attention to detail and accuracy of field notes
A valid driver’s license
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
On the job training, mentoring and coaching
Global projects and travel opportunities
One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.
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Title: Environmental Field Technician
Requisition ID: 20000940