Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients’ transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices in the US, Canada and Australia.
Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed to client-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thorough understanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civic conditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation and common-sense. Kleinfelder’s integrated, award-winning experts collaborate with clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through design and execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose – together, we deliver.
Kleinfelder is seeking an Environmental Technician to be based out of our Hamilton NJ office.
We are currently seeking a high energy, mechanically-inclined individual to work outdoors performing environmental field sampling services.
- The work primarily consists of soil, groundwater and vapor sampling and operations and maintenance of remediation systems.
- The position will include the oversite and leadership of subcontractors performing a variety of activities included, but not limited to drilling, groundwater sampling, hazardous materials assessments, site walk through and excavation activities.
- This position is 90% in the field, in all weather conditions, and is physically and mechanically demanding (must be able to lift 50 pounds).
- Experience with operation, maintenance, monitoring and troubleshooting of groundwater remediation systems is a plus.
Candidates must be independent, very responsible, mature, and willing to travel.
Effective and concise written and verbal communication skills are critical, and the candidate must be comfortable with common personal computing software.
The candidate must have an appreciation for the importance of adhering to a safety culture that believes that all accidents are preventable.
The candidate will be expected to follow written technical procedures and document field activities commensurate with individual project expectations.
H.S. Diploma/G.E.D. is required. A 2 or 4-year industrial or technical degree or training is preferred.
Candidates must have a good driving record and a valid Driver’s License.
40-hour OSHA Health and Safety Training and First Aid/CPR training preferred.
Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.
Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)
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