We are seeking an Environmental Technician for our Williston, ND location. We are looking for a motivated recent graduate to join our small Bakken team. LTE recently moved into a newly renovated office and is working hard to increase our presence in the area. This is a great opportunity to begin your environmental career. An environmental or related degree or certification is required. No professional experience is necessary. LTE will provide all of the necessary training and will pay for all certifications deemed necessary.
The Environmental Technician will primarily be responsible for performing groundwater sampling, soil sampling, construction stormwater inspections, SPCC inspections, due diligence inspections, environmental drilling oversight, and excavation oversight. This is a full-time position with typically 80-90% of time spent in the field. LTE maintains a fleet of trucks for fieldwork and travel to project sites.
Perform fieldwork that may include groundwater and soil sampling, environmental site assessments, excavation oversight, and compliance inspections (stormwater, SPCC, LDAR).
Interact with contractors and clients in the field.
Communicate regularly with Client Managers, Group Managers, and Project Managers located in Williston and in other regional offices via cell phone, e-mail, and video conference.
Local travel to multiple project locations in rural areas on unpaved roads. Overnight stays to complete larger projects is infrequent but expected. LTE pays all travel expenses.
Sampling and abatement oversight of Asbestos Containing Material (ACM) (training/ certification provided).
Perform field activities and/or other duties as assigned. You will experience a high degree of variation in your daily work activities.
What You Bring to the Team
2-year or 4-year college degree or certification in an environmentally-related field (basic knowledge of hydrology, soils, etc.).
An interest in pursuing an environmental career based in the Bakken region.
Strong interpersonal/communication skills.
Resourceful, critical thinker, problem-solving skills. Positive, team-oriented attitude.
A safety-first approach to all work activities.
HAZWOPER certification is a plus.
Mechanical/construction skills are a plus.
Ability to travel locally, work independently, and work outdoors year-round.
Valid driver's license (no DUI/DWIs).
Applicant must be able to pass a drug screen and baseline physical.
Individual must be physically able to walk around sites, lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally climb slopes and berms, and cross uneven terrain.
Compensation will be commensurate to work experience.
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