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Environmental Field Technician

Company: AECOM
Location: Seattle
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

United States of America - Washington, Seattle
Job Summary
AECOMs Seattle office is currently seeking an experienced Environmental Field Technician in Seattle, WA. We seek a technically proficient individual that has strong field capabilities, including mechanical and troubleshooting skills, and can convey and document activities and observations in a clear, concise manner. Excellent communication, organization and prioritization skills will be necessary to work in our collaborative team-oriented offices; strong interpersonal skills are a must.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Coordinate with task and project managers, with on-site subcontractors and field staff, support sampling, data collection, and field documentation.

Perform soil, sediment, vapor, surface water and groundwater sampling, and monitoring well gauging

Collect soil, water, and vapor samples using approved sampling plans and industry accepted methods. Document work with detailed field notes.

Perform operations and maintenance (O&M) of environmental remediation systems

Operation of field instrumentation

Oversee work and safety of contractors.

Perform construction oversight

Perform work both within large field teams or independently

Ability to maintain sample chain of custody and ship samples, as required

Collect and tabulate scientific data

Complete daily field reports documenting sampling, monitoring, O&M, and construction management activities

Perform Site Safety Officer duties

Perform other duties as assigned

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether its improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of whats possible the worlds longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Fortunes Worlds Most Admired Companies 2014-2020

#1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 Top 500 Design Firms and #1 2019 Top 200 Environmental Firms

VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly Gold Employer

Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOMs global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.
Minimum Requirements
4+ years professional experience

Valid Driver's license

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with Industrial and Oil & Gas clients preferred

Ability to travel and work remotely as required

Excellent mechanical aptitude and background

Self-motivated, able to follow through with challenging field and office assignments

Experience with pneumatic and electric submersible pumps, basics of electric control panels, and conveyance piping

Ability to operate various hand tools and lifting equipment up to 50 lbs

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Effective organizational skills; time management skills; flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse project tasks; an eagerness to acquire new skills and meet new challenges

Ability to manage subcontractors

Ability to work well in a project team and a fast paced environment

Attention to detail on field notes and data quality

Excellent attention to Health and Safety

HAZWOPER 40 Training

Experience working on active industrial and petroleum facilities preferred

Experience working with and maintaining groundwater and soil vapor extraction remediation systems

Transportation Worker Identification Card

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 persons potential, and well 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. 252335BR
Virtual: 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.

Keywords: AECOM, Seattle , Environmental Field Technician, Professions , Seattle, Washington

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