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Environmental Technician

Blue Arbor Pensacola, FL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 Seeking Environmental Technician

Mon-Fri 8-5

20-40 hours per week

PLEASE READ JOB DESCRIPTION-This is not a custodial position!!

DESCRIPTION:

Mandatory Testing Position: Requires Drug Testing

This class provides technical information and assistance regarding the conservation of natural resources, or administers hazardous waste shipments.
 

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

Participates in field assessments to determine levels of potentially harmful or adverse environmental conditions, horticulture, and/or hazardous waste, which involves: gathering physical data; conducting observations and making applicable field notes; collecting samples; performing community surveys; and/or, performing other related activities.

Educates, guides, and directs property owners and residents on applicable practices designed to prevent applicable adverse environmental conditions in compliance with applicable regulations and laws.

Prepares and maintains a variety of logs, plans, reports, and/or other related written documents in assigned area of responsibility.

Responds to inquiries and concerns from interested parties regarding natural resource conservation or hazardous waste issues.

Participates in preparing for and facilitating education sessions for the public.

Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.

Identifying erosion problems for landowners and recommending solutions
Performing wetland determinations and threatened and endangered species checks
Performing prescribed burns for land management
Evaluating landowner qualification for cost-share programs related to agricultural conservation
Researching grant opportunities

Collecting groundwater and surface water samples using recognized Standard Operating Procedures

Preparing equipment and supplies for field work and laboratory work

Preparing water and sediment samples for analysis

Operation and calibration of field equipment and laboratory equipment

Operation of laboratory equipment including nutrient analyzer and ICP

Performing fecal coliform bacteria analyses of water samples

Operation of vehicles and boats with trailers

Maintaining maintenance logs for boats and vehicles

Participating in environmental education and outreach activities such as Bay Day and Earth Day


 

TYPICAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Training and Experience:
Associate Degree or two-year technical certificate in an environmental, solid waste management, or conservation related field and up to one year of work experience in an environmental related field; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

License Requirements:
Valid Driver's License

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Customer service principles
Basic principles and practices in assigned area of responsibility
Current environmental issues
Mathematical principles
Providing customer service
Using a computer and related software applications
Using applicable tools and equipment of the trade
Preparing and maintaining a variety of logs, records, and/or reports
Speaking in public
Performing mathematical calculations
Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction
 

ADA REQUIREMENTS:

Physical Requirements:
Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.
Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.Incumbents may be subjected to dusts, extreme temperatures, and travel.

Company Description
Staffing | Screening | Contracting

Founded in 1981, Blue Arbor is a woman-owned North Carolina HUB Certified business providing staffing, screening and contracting solutions. As a full human resource company, we specialize in temporary, temp to hire, and direct hire placements with a diverse range of companies. Our clients range in size from locally owned and operated to Fortune 500 enterprises, spanning across the southeastern United States.

Our Advantage begins with our people.
Our staff is comprised of industry professionals whom not only have excellent technical skills, but are dedicated to providing the best experience possible. With offices in NC and FL, and dedicated specialists making remote placements everywhere in between, our team is ready help. We connect people with career opportunities because WE CARE!

Think Safe, Work Safe, Be Safe.
We emphasize the importance of safe working environments and uphold our clients and employees to the highest standards for safety. As such, all of our employees adhere to pre-employment and random drug and alcohol screenings.

Commitment to Quality.
We are here for YOU. To help you find the right employment opportunity to facilitate your professional growth. Connecting people through meaningful placements is the heart of what we do. We will always assess your skills, review your qualifications, and thoughtfully source potential career avenues through consistent communication.

Blue Arbor

Why Work Here?

Great company and room for growth!

Staffing | Screening | Contracting Founded in 1981, Blue Arbor is a woman-owned North Carolina HUB Certified business providing staffing, screening and contracting solutions. As a full human resource company, we specialize in temporary, temp to hire, and direct hire placements with a diverse range of companies. Our clients range in size from locally owned and operated to Fortune 500 enterprises, spanning across the southeastern United States. Our Advantage begins with our people. Our staff is comprised of industry professionals whom not only have excellent technical skills, but are dedicated to providing the best experience possible. With offices in NC and FL, and dedicated specialists making remote placements everywhere in between, our team is ready help. We connect people with career opportunities because WE CARE! Think Safe, Work Safe, Be Safe. We emphasize the importance of safe working environments and uphold our clients and employees to the highest standards for safety. As such, all of our employees adhere to pre-employment and random drug and alcohol screenings. Commitment to Quality. We are here for YOU. To help you find the right employment opportunity to facilitate your professional growth. Connecting people through meaningful placements is the heart of what we do. We will always assess your skills, review your qualifications, and thoughtfully source potential career avenues through consistent communication.

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Pensacola, FL
32504 USA

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