Help Wanted: Environmental Technician
Foth is a consulting engineering, science and construction services firm delivering technical solutions for public and private clients around the corner and around the globe. We are currently seeking a self-directed, results-oriented Environmental Technician for our Peoria, IL location.
Perform field activities in support of environmental investigations, remediation system operations involving water, wastewater and landfill gas under the supervision of a P. E.
Maintain and repair landfill gas and leachate systems; conduct landfill gas system monitoring
Perform basic surveying for landfill and remediation projects
Provide construction quality assurance on environmental projects
Prepare drawings using CAD
Conduct groundwater and other environmental sampling for landfill and remediation sites
Provide observation for soil boring and well installation
Assist with data management and prepare related sampling reports
Maintain sampling program
Demonstrate strong problem-solving skills; work independently with limited supervision
Demonstrate strong interpersonal / communication skills
Demonstrate behavior consistent with Foth Basic Principles and Values
Work collaboratively and build effective relationships with others, internally and externally
Communicate effectively across all levels within organization
Maintain a positive attitude
Travel to client sites and / or other Foth offices as required (approximately 50%); valid driver?s license required
Apply online to www. foth. com under careers
Associates Degree ? Environmental or Mechanical Engineering Technology or equivalent experience in a related field
1-3 years of previous related experience
Previous experience with mechanical system maintenance and repair
Previous experience maintaining accurate documentation
Previous field sampling experience, familiarity with sampling equipment, processes, and maintenance
Previous experience working independently with limited supervision
Experience with pumps, motors and electrical systems
Experience with database management
Previous CAD experience
Previous survey experience
Foth is an employer of choice, offering an attractive compensation / benefits package and a formalized professional development program. If you are committed to making the most of your career with a progressive, values-based firm, we look forward to receiving your resume!
The Employment Experience at Foth as described by our current members:
Balance - Foth is organized and operates in a manner that balances the needs of four important contributors to its success: clients, members, suppliers, and the organization itself. The basic needs of these four entities are fulfilled in a manner that represents a benefit to all parties.
Sense of Belonging - Our members have a sense of belonging to a valued enterprise and contributing to the greater good of our communities and society in general. We care for each other?s well-being, and celebrate the technical challenges we overcome together on behalf of our clients.
Part of a Successful Team - Through effective collaboration, our clients, suppliers, individual members, and our organization are all successful. We are proud of the great reputation Foth has in its markets and its communities.
Professional & Personal Growth Opportunities - The organization invests a percentage of its profits in providing members with multiple career advancement and professional development opportunities. Our career development program provides members a clear line of sight towards future opportunities, effective on-the-job coaching and mentoring relationships, and the member?s full partnership in their own development.
Performance-Based Culture - Individual and team contributions are meaningfully recognized. Compensation is competitive within the market and extraordinary performance is rewarded with career and growth opportunities as well as greater levels of compensation and ownership in the firm.
Dynamic Learning Environment - The work environment and work schedule support member development and continuous learning. We value sharing of knowledge, independent thinking in the performance of our client work, and continual improvement in the intellectual capital of all of our members and our organization.
Personal Responsibility - Our members are proud of the quality work produced and take personal responsibility to deliver high quality work according to the commitments we make and actively sustain our values and our culture.
Individual Influence - Our members know how they contribute to the big picture - the flat, client-centered structure of the organization allows individuals to be actively involved in setting the direction of their work teams.
All Foth Companies are EEO / AA employers and all locations are tobacco-free.
Employment Type: Employee - Full Time