Environmental Field Sampling Technician

  • Parsons
  • Somerset, NJ, USA
  • Sep 10, 2019
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

Ready to put your emerging skills to work on urban construction projects? Are you great with people and have a track record collaborating with multiple teams to get the job done? Parsons is now hiring a Technician with a desire to work in a support role alongside the Project Manager on various construction projects that enhance the fabric of our community.

In this role you will: perform a variety of routine and some non-routine tasks in support of the professional staff within the assigned unit. Work assignments may be in the office and/or at field sites. A willingness to travel and/or to relocate is expected.

Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your experience will propel your career and opportunities forward. We need our Technicians to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environments that have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills

Performs routine and occasionally heavy labor tasks related to on-site industrial waste, hazardous waste, field environmental surveys or wastewater treatment operations and maintenance.
May collect samples and maintain documentation in record logs.
Learns to operate trucks, pumps, vacuum equipment, oil booms, generators, and other machinery equipment. Maintains appropriate logs of activities.
Assists in testing, calibrating, repairing, and modifying control and instrumentation systems at on-site locations.
Assists in preparing required field and office reports of various activities and findings.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

High School diploma, or equivalent
2+ years of related work experience
Completion of a 40-hour OSHA training course (with an annual 8-hour update) is required for industrial or hazardous wastewater operations.
Familiarity with fundamental tasks and sampling techniques related to environmental remediation systems and sampling techniques.  Must have at least 1-2+ years of groundwater sampling experience and experience with various NJDEP/USEPA approved monitoring well sampling procedures.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. 

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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