BIO-WEST’s Logan, Utah, office is seeking a full-time environmental technician to assist in the Environmental Engineering section. The successful applicant can expect to work on a variety of different projects, including conducting Phase I Environmental Assessments to evaluate contamination risks on properties for real estate transactions, soil and groundwater assessments, conducting site investigations involving hazardous chemicals or petroleum product contamination, contamination remediation, and noxious weed control.
The position will involve a mix of office and field work. Office work will include assisting project managers with writing reports, database entry, and interpreting laboratory data. Field work will include sample collection (soil and water) and site investigations for environmental assessments. The position will also require the applicant to be a part of the noxious weed treatment crew over the summer months. Weed control techniques include applying herbicide with backpack sprayers, tank mounted off highway vehicles (OHV)’s, cutting and mowing invasive plant species with a variety of equipment, and occasional hand removal with shovels and other garden tools.
Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Earth Sciences, or related fields.
Previous work experience related to geologic investigations preferred but not required. OSHA HAZWOPER certification, Utah soil and groundwater sampler license, and Utah herbicide applicator certification a plus.
We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.
Work sites will be located primarily located in northern Utah and southern Idaho. Including the Logan, Salt Lake City, Heber City, Provo, and Preston, Idaho areas.
$21 per hour to start, depending on experience.
Position requires employee flexibility and overtime:
Excellent benefits package (PTO, paid holidays, medical and dental insurance, profit sharing, 401K, merit bonuses).
Submit a letter of application or resume to [email protected]
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job function. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned by BIO-WEST, Inc.