Amec Wheeler Foster Environment & Infrastructure is seeking an On-Call Environmental Field Technician to provide support and assistance for environmental projects throughout Guam.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to contribute to a variety of challenging field projects with some office responsibilities relating to environmental site investigations, sampling and monitoring programs, and site remediation. Assignments will include performing field tasks involving environmental sampling, monitoring, inspections and basic operation and maintenance on remediation systems.
Field work, including soil and groundwater sampling and general site inspections / assessments
Collect routine data, perform routine calculations and measurements
May be required to use hand and power tools
Write daily reports
Observe routine construction operations
Basic data management and evaluation, quality assurance / quality control
Assist project managers and senior staff with data summaries
Document investigation / assessment activities
Assist in preparation of reports, including text and graphics
Must adhere to safe work plan requirements specified for fieldwork
Skills / Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent required; Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Engineering, Environmental Science or related degree is preferred
Prefer 1-2 years of engineering, science or technology education or up to 2 years applicable experience
Ability to follow directions
Ability to understand procedural manuals and execute work plans
Attention to detail with the ability to balance a diverse and changing workload
Ability to lift approximately 25-50 pounds
Basic field investigation skills (e.g., soil and groundwater sampling)
Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
Proficiency with basic computer programs (Word, Excel, etc.)
Ability to work effectively with team members as well as independently
Good organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks and responsibilities
Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record
OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER training preferred
Experience with NAVFAC is preferred and with RCRA and CERCLA projects is a plus
US citizenship required
Outside work-site with environmental hazards, etc.
May require work at remote sites and around construction equipment, drilling rigs, explosives and environment contamination
Overtime and overnight stays will be required
Fieldwork will require working with hazardous materials and in hazardous conditions
Travel required, with varied frequency, duration, hours, etc.
Will spend most or all of time in the field, including sites remote from the office, as part of on-site team
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.
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