Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure has an immediate need for an Environmental Technician to join our team in Miamisburg, OH. This position requires performance of a broad range of field activities including performing Phase I due diligence investigations, Phase II and supplemental investigations to include environmental sample collection, basic operation and maintenance on remediation systems. Amec Foster Wheeler is dedicated to implementing all projects in a safe manner. Must have solid communication skills and the ability to accurately document field activities in a field log book. Must be able to budget time and resources. Successful applicant will interact with professional staff, geologists/engineers, as well as subcontractors and client staff.
The Environmental Technician will generally work Monday through Friday with occasional evenings and weekends. Some overnight travel may be required for up to two weeks at a time. This individual will generally work 70% of the time at a project sites, primarily throughout Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky.
Key Responsibilities •Provide assistance on environmental site investigation field work including: soil sampling, groundwater monitoring, soil vapor surveys, groundwater sampling, aquifer testing, and basic site feature mapping at various properties •Provide operation and maintenance of remediation systems •Field data collection and documentation for environmental site assessments •Supervision of remedial contractors and environmental service providers •Assist in preparation of reports of data summaries •Coordinate and manage project tasks •Perform office activities including project planning, subcontractor coordination, data compilation and presentation and report preparation •Assist project managers and senior staff with data summaries •Document investigation/assessment activities
Skills / Qualifications Required •Associates Degree in Environmental Science or related degree •0 - 2+ years of previous environmental experience •Ability to use and calibrate field instrumentation to measure ORP, DO, turbidity, specific conductance and pH on groundwater samples •Strong writing and technical skills •Detail oriented with the ability to balance a diverse and changing workload •Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Outlook and working knowledge of ACAD or willingness to learn
Preferred •OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER trained
Physical Requirements •Field activities may require working in unfavorable weather conditions •Field activities may require working in specialized protective equipment supplied by employer - Will lift equipment and carry laboratory samples which requires the ability to lift 40 pounds
Diversity Statement 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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.