Amec Foster Wheeler has an opportunity for an Environmental Technician to collect environmental soil and groundwater samples and perform operations and maintenance of environmental remediation systems.
Location West Texas area (Midland, El Paso)
Key Responsibilities •Will travel to project sites primarily in West Texas area •Other opportunities outside of West Texas may require occasional overnight travel •Will perform groundwater monitoring, soil sampling •Responsible for accurate and appropriate data gathering in support of performed field activities, with subsequent generation of clearly-written and understandable daily field reports
Skills / Qualifications
Required •High school diploma or equivalent •Degree in geology, engineering a plus •2 to 4 years + environmental field experience •Must be a self-starter with adequate written and verbal communication skills •Flexible to work outside normal business hours as required •Willingness to travel to project sites in the throughout West Texas area; Includes occasional out of town travel •Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
Preferred •OSHA 40 hour certification •Best suited candidate may have an understanding of things mechanical and may have operated treatment systems
Past experience is a must Beneficial if experience performing soil drilling and boring, install groundwater monitoring wells, collect volumetric soil samples, collect groundwater samples and collect surface water and sediment samples.
Physical Demands •Field activities may require working in unfavorable weather conditions •Field activities may require working in specialized protective equipment supplied by employer; Candidate must be physically capable of performing tasks in such equipment •Ability to lift 40 pounds
Diversity Statement 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.