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Environmental Restoration Specialist (Entry Level)

Mountain View CA

Job Code: 1798


Position Description

Will be a member of the Environmental Restoration Group, supporting ongoing soil, groundwater, and vapor intrusion investigations at NASA Ames Research Center. Duties include the collection of soil, groundwater and indoor / outdoor air samples; conducting environmental site inspections; assisting with the operation, maintenance, monitoring and sampling of existing groundwater treatment systems and monitoring / extraction well networks; and supporting a variety of ongoing field investigation and remediation efforts.


Required Skills

1+ years of experience in environmental field investigations and sampling efforts with soil, groundwater, and air. Must have knowledge of the operation and maintenance of water parameter testing equipment and soil / groundwater / air sampling equipment; must have a high degree of mechanical aptitude and demonstrated troubleshooting skills; and must be a detail-oriented team player willing to support diverse environmental program responsibilities. Knowledge of EPA chemical analytical methods and Federal, State of California, and local environmental laws, regulations and standards a plus. Requires efficient verbal and written communication and organizational skills. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. Must have the ability to lift up to 40 pounds and work for extended periods in the field under various weather conditions. 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations (HAZWOPER) certification or the ability to become certified is required. Must be able to pass a Federal background investigation to obtain a security badge to enter the applicable government facility. Working knowledge of ArcGIS and environmental database software, preferred.


Must be a US Citizen or a Permanent Resident and be able to pass a background investigation to obtain a security badge to enter the applicable government facility.



BS in environmental engineering, geology, related discipline, or equivalent.


Apply: https://www.ertcorp.com/

Posted November 6, 2017

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