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Job Description

Level: Entry-level

Location: Bainbridge Island, WA

Date: 9/20/19


Aspect Consulting, LLC (Aspect), an earth science and engineering consulting firm, is seeking an entry-level field technician to join our team of strategic advisors in support of our environmental and infrastructure practices. We are looking for a motivated and detail-focused person that can work on the following primary responsibilities:

Perform various field activities including, but not limited to: landfill gas monitoring, ground water monitoring and sampling, soil sampling with hand tools, drilling oversight, turbidity monitoring, inclinometer monitoring, and construction observation

Record collected data accurately

Communicate data to project managers verbally and in written field reports

Enter collected data into Excel spreadsheets and databases

Create charts, graphs, heat maps, and 3D visualizations of data to include in reports and presentations

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Geology; commensurate experience may substitute

Knowledge of field sampling techniques and processes

Knowledge of applicable equipment and sampling/testing devices, including transducers, meters, pumps, bailers, etc.

Basic mechanical skills to perform adjustments or minor repairs to field equipment

Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills

Demonstrated problem-solving and decision-making ability

Excellent time management and organizational skills

Ability to maintain a high level of quality on multiple tasks and projects

Self-motivated and driven by results

Knowledge of how to use proper personal protective equipment and understanding of field safety practices

Field work experience strongly preferred; may be obtained through course work

HAZWOPER certification preferred, or must acquire upon hire

Valid State Driver’s License required

Working Conditions:

Often works in an outside environment, potentially on uneven terrain. There will also be some work in an office environment

May work in inclement weather conditions

May work variable hours

Will need to lift and carry up to 50 pounds

Requires both local travel and overnight travel