Environmental Field Technician (Entry Level)

ERM Group - St. Louis, MO3.3

Full-time
ERM is seeking a hands-on Environmental Field Technician to join our environmental consulting firm in St. Louis, MO . In this role, you will conduct field work according to work plans, Health and Safety plans, and Standard Operating Procedures for site investigation, remediation, and environmental construction projects at industrial sites throughout the Midwest and across North America, as needed. This is a great career opportunity for a field professional looking to support ERM’s Contaminated Site Management technical team as you build a rewarding career with a global environmental leader committed to a strong health & safety culture.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct field work, including soil, sediment, ground water, and surface water sampling and monitoring.
Operate and maintain groundwater treatment, wastewater treatment, and soil vapor extraction systems.
Perform maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and installation of mechanical systems associated with site remediation and industrial wastewater treatment systems.
Perform field measurements and calculations.
Record and compile field data.
Perform assigned office duties, such as data entry, borehole logs, statistical analysis, graphical presentation of data, report writing, and field program cost estimating.
Ensure safety of oneself and one's team members during project operations.
Coordinate and communicate with client representatives, subcontractors, and ERM employees.

REQUIREMENTS:
Two-year technical degree in the field of engineering, environmental monitoring, or equivalent preferred.
Recent graduate to 3 years of hands-on field experience, including familiarity / experience with soil and groundwater sampling techniques and field procedures.
Ability to independently complete field assignments and summarize data for investigation reports.
Willingness/interest in field assignments and traveling to project sites.
Computer literacy, including proficient MS Office skills.
Strong commitment to safety, including following established Health and Safety protocols.
Strong initiative (self-starter), problem-solving and communication skills, and attention to detail and QA/QC.
Valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification a plus.
Please submit your resume and brief cover letter. Qualified candidates will be contacted by email, and requested to complete a video questionnaire. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Thank you for your interest in ERM!

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