Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves quality of life? At Tetra Tech, you will work with high-performing teams who are passionate about using their expertise to find solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.
We are currently seeking an experienced Field Technician. While working to achieve the N3B Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contract (LLCC) objectives, will ensure all activities and operations are performed in a safe and deliberate manner; will maintain required safety, security and operational training; assure procedural and regulatory compliance; and make safety and security an integral part of every task; including taking the necessary steps to stop work if continuing the job is unsafe or compromises security.
Collect samples from various locations and media including, monitoring wells, surface water and base flow locations
Maintain quality control throughout the sample collection process
Assist with installation of specialized equipment such as pressure transducers and collection of water level measurements
Maintain generators, trailers and pumps in the field
Provide forklift assistance as needed, with training provided
Ability to coordinate with, and willingness to take direction from, project leads as required
Interface with various professionals including safety, operations, security, quality and procurement
Support the program with site access, data validation, and report preparation, as needed
Comply with all health & safety policies and practices
Other duties as assigned
Associate's degree in engineering, science, or related technical discipline, or equivalent; however, a combination of education and relevant experience wherein the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the position's duties and responsibilities have been adequately demonstrated is acceptable
Familiarity and experience working with pressure systems (nitrogen tanks) desired
Valid driver's license required
Mechanical aptitude desired
Skill and ability to perform basic tasks and to analyze and develop innovative solutions to problems
Ability to recommend approaches for new and improved processes
Ability to work with broad objectives, with latitude to determine the best way to accomplish tasks
Level of language skills, mathematical skills, communication skills, reasoning ability and computer skills necessary to perform essential functions of the job
Ability to work in a team-oriented project environment
Familiarity with the LANL site and work environment preferred
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate
Routine and frequent verbal and written communications include radio communication and log keeping
Year-round field work, duration is dependent on compliance sampling requirements
Light Work Category:
Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for sedentary work
The employee exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects
The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle or feel, and reach with hands and arms
The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision
This position will require work in the outdoors, and at times may include walking and hiking several miles while carrying equipment weighing approximately 30 50 lbs.
This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; and nothing in this herein restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time
In this position the qualified candidate may also support one of more of the following departments, Stormwater/IP Inspection, Surface Water Monitoring, Drilling, Storm Water Corrective Actions, and/or Remediation Services
The qualified candidate may be required to attain and maintain a DOE L or Q clearance
Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation
Individual must pass a pre-employment drug screen and accept all company policies
This position may require a physical fit-for-duty screen
About Tetra Tech:
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.
At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.
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