SCS Engineers Winchester , VA 22602
SCS Engineers is an employee-owned environmental consulting and construction firm that designs and implements sustainable environmental solutions. Our core capabilities are: solid and hazardous waste management, landfill gas, site remediation, renewable energy, and regulatory compliance for businesses and municipalities responsible for protecting our air, water, and soil as part of doing business.
Our employees take pride in their work and are committed to the success of our clients. That care is rewarded; and as a result, we retain our key staff and attract new professionals with an innovative spirit. Do you have the innovative spirit we are looking for?
Serves as a Laborer for the construction of landfill gas collection or other environmental pollution control systems. This position will start on a project in Winchester, Virginia and then after it is 100% travel nationwide.
Reports to the Project Manager, Project Superintendent, Senior Field Technician, or Project Foreman.
May assist other Laborers, Equipment Operators, Foreman, or Superintendents.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Follows Codes of Safe Work Practices as outlined in the Injury and Illness Prevention Program.
Interacts with other SCS-FS personnel and/or subcontractors in a professional manner.
Assists project personnel with hand excavation/digging (using shovels or picks).
Follows equipment operator during excavations and pipe installations to clear earth, plants, and debris that heavy equipment cannot clear or remove
Assists in the fusion of pipe by operating fusion equipment under the supervision of a fusion technician. Clears area of debris and earth to settle equipment in preparation for fusing procedure.
Takes depth measurements in excavations and also assists in surveying excavations for installation of lateral and horizontal piping
Operates dump trucks used to haul off waste from excavations and drilling of gas wells.
Helps with the setup of drilling equipment, clearing area of debris and earth to settle equipment in preparation for drilling procedure. Carries and pours sacks of sand or other materials to settle installation of piping in drilled gas well hole.
Installs metal stakes and other retaining materials to hold piping on hillsides/slopes
Enters excavations to fuse pipe, install gas system piping, and install leachate or condensate piping.
Enters manholes, sumps, or other confined spaces to install new gas system or leachate/condensate system piping.
Repairs leachate and condensate lines by cutting piping and/or removing or draining leachate or condensate liquids.
Operates power saws and drills to connect and cut piping and wellheads, and to cut slots into new or existing gas system piping.
Applies glues and primer to gas and leachate system piping to repair or connect piping.
Carrying of or the use of ladders.
Operates pneumatic tools such as jack hammers and soil compactors to drive piping posts and compact soil cover material.
Remove, clean and install LFG gas system liquid pumps.
Replace or install sumps for gas system wellheads or leachate systems.
Operate vehicles to pick up parts and equipment.
Operates backhoe to remove soil or waste material and transfer to dump trucks.
Mows or cuts vegetation and grass around landfill wells and piping with mowing machine or weed eater.
6 months to 3 years' experience on the operation and maintenance of mechanical systems or pipeline construction required.
Ability to travel 100% nationwide.
Experience working outside and experience traveling for a job preferred.
Valid driver's license with a driving record in good standing.
Must meet physical requirements for driving (pick-up truck), lifting and carrying equipment/mechanical components (up to 50 lbs. Unassisted), hand excavation/digging (using shovels/picks), carrying and climbing ladders, operating and working from man lifts, operating electronic tools (drills, saws, etc.), using hand tools (screwdrivers, wrenches, hammers, etc.), and providing services under varying weather conditions required.
SCS Engineers offers excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive compensation package, including: medical, dental, vision, 401K, ESOP, paid holidays and PTO.
SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.
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