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Entry Level Environmental Scientist (On-call)

Entry Level Environmental Scientist (On-call)

Requisition ID 
2017-21737
Work Location 
US-FL-Orlando
Department / Discipline 
Environmental
Additional Work Location 
..
Position Type 
On Call

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an Entry Level Technician or Environmental Scientist for our growing Orlando Office to become an integral member of our team in Florida. Wood is a global multi-disciplined engineering, environmental, and construction services consulting firm. Our Florida region area has nearly 400 employees in 10 offices throughout the state. We are routinely awarded contracts on a regional and national level for the government, commercial, industrial, transportation, water, energy, and mining sectors.

 

Key Responsibilities

 

The candidate will be a member of our Facilities and Environmental Team providing a diverse range of client services relative to facilities and environmental concerns for governmental and commercial related clients in the central Florida area and across Florida and the southeastern US. Tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Collecting environmental related samples from various media including air, water, soil & groundwater in additional to asbestos containing materials and mold sampling
  • Perform asbestos and lead surveys and perform oversight and project monitoring for asbestos and lead projects
  • Perform Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) assessments and sampling for projects across central Florida
  • Support in conducting Phase 1 and Phase 2 due diligence environmental site assessments
  • Support in the preparation of summary reports from data collected for environmental projects
  • Preparation of sections of reports as well as compiling and analyzing data from projects

Skills / Qualifications

  • BS Degree in Environmental Science, biology, geology or related field or experience in the environmental field equivalent to 3 years related project work
  • Ability to work well with others and to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently while on project sites and in the office
  • Familiarity with the use of MS Office suite of software
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to lift objects up to 20 pounds without help from another employee
  • Physical exam is required to obtain medical clearance
  • Ability to drive and hold a Florida driver’s license with excellent driving history and background
  • Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required
  • Must be located in the Orlando area
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; ability, with mentoring, to prepare reports and support development of proposals
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. 

www.woodplc.com

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.

 

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