Environmental Field Technician

  • Golder Associates
  • Bismarck, ND, USA
  • Apr 20, 2019
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

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 a Field Technician to join our Central Operations team in a Full-Time position at our Bismarck, North Dakota office.  

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Provide support on a variety of environmental compliance, regulatory permitting, and site remediation projects for manufacturing, oil & gas, and land development clients
  • Assist with emergency spill response, environmental investigations and the collection of  environmental data
  • Prepare technical reports, complete permit applications and other regulatory documents
  • Assist with field investigations related to wetland delineations and threatened & endangered species surveys
  • Assist with SPCC Plans, SWPPPs, Phase I ESAs, and other environmental plans and documents involving water, soil, and waste. 


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Aptitude in the engineering, geology, or environmental science  
  • Fluency Microsoft Office Suite
  • Field and/or construction experience    
  • Ability to travel throughout the state of North Dakota, including travel for extended assignments
  • Report writing and field & construction documentation skills  
  • The ability to communicate constructively with contractors, owners, and senior Golder personnel  


  • Associate degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Engineering Technology or related field
  • Exposure to GIS or Civil 3D, and other data analysis tools
  • Current OSHA certifications  

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
  • Option to purchase shares in Golder
  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching 

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 30 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. 

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.  Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace. 

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder video.

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