Environmental Technician

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Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Professional & Technical

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is 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.


Key Responsibilities


The scope includes supporting of 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 is logistics in that thousands of specific samples need to be track and archived. The general tasks will include  tracking  the specific  samples  via site specific  identification labels, 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,  and providing  this entire set or services  in reverse  when the samples  are received  back into the Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions,  Inc. shipping & handling group. Scientific data entry experience a plus. 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
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to lift objects up to 20 pounds without help from another employee
  • General knowledge of shipping, handling, 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 multi-task the work within the group and switch from one task to another readily
  • Shipping and database experience a plus
  • 0 to 3 years work experience

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. 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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