Environmental Technician 1 Wood Plc United States
- Requisition ID: 2018-22359
- Position Type: Staff / Permanent
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking an Environmental Technician to join our dynamic team in Gainesville, FL.
Are you a Technician who enjoys the technical aspects of environmental projects? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a worldwide company with an established team of professionals? We have an excellent career opportunity for an individual with technical skills in a team environment.
The scope includes supporting the shipping & handling group as part of the USEPA Chemical Speciation Network proposal/contract. Personnel should be meticulous, detail oriented and have the ability to keep track of many parts, samples and components for the 150+ station network. The general scope involves handling various logistics for the thousands of specific samples that need to be shipped, tracked and received. The general tasks will include preparing the samples in sampling modules, securely packaging those samples in pre-determined shipping containers, preparing the shipping container for secure shipment via overnight carrier, ensuring samples are shipped on a strict 3 day or 6 day cycle, tracking the specific samples via site specific identification labels, and providing this entire set of services in reverse when the samples are received back into the Wood shipping & handling group. Attention to detail is of the utmost importance so as not to get samples from different sites confused with other sites.
Skills / Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent
0 to 3 years work experience
Ability to lift objects up to 20 pounds without help from another employee
General knowledge of shipping, handling, & receiving processes
Ability to work independently and as part of a team to accomplish contract requirements
Ability to use a computer for making labels and shipping samples via overnight carrier
Ability to cross-train and multi-task the work within the group and switch from one task to another readily