Environmental Technician

  • SCS Engineers
  • Boca Raton, FL, USA
  • Oct 20, 2020
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Water Quality

Job Description

Job Summary

SCS is seeking a full-time environmental field technician for our Boca Raton, Florida office. Environmental technicians work with scientists and engineers on a variety of land redevelopment, electric utility, remediation, chemical/petroleum spill projects, and municipal solid waste landfill projects.

A qualified field technician should be able to follow regulatory requirements, standard operating procedures, and SCS protocols, exercise independent judgement and be able to complete tasks and projects with little to minimal direction from management.

Organizational Relationships

  • Receives work assignments from Project Managers or their designees.
  • Administratively reports to assigned supervisor.
  • May work independently or in conjunction with other staff to complete assigned tasks.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Well installation oversight
  • Groundwater monitoring
  • Soil Sampling
  • Vapor monitoring
  • Field note preparation
  • Surveying

Qualifications

  • Experience with environmental fieldwork preferred 
  • Associates degree in environmental or construction field preferred 
  • Solid technical, mechanical, and computer skills required. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel required 
  • Ability to perform fieldwork including lifting up to 50 pounds and standing for long periods of time required 
  • Valid driver’s license with a driving record in good standing required 
  • Ability to travel overnight for work outside of the SCS office, extended out of town fieldwork is required 
  • Strong communication skills and great attention to detail and solid judgment are a must 
  • Completion of (or willingness to complete) a 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training required

At SCS, you will have an opportunity to contribute to our strategic direction, help us continue to grow, and provide our clients with responsive, innovative, high quality client service. We offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive compensation package, including: medical, dental, vision, 401K, ESOP, Student Debt Employer Contribution Program, paid holidays and PTO.

SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.

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Sector

Consulting