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Field Technician

Pay: $40 – $50 an hour

Full Job Description

Status: Part-Time; variable hours

Classification: Non-Exempt

NewFields Mining and Energy Services, LLC is seeking an experienced Field Technician that will be responsible for preparing for, conducting, and documenting field investigations related to environmental sample collection at mine sites in Arizona.

. Requirements:
  • Education: Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science or related field
  • Experience: 3+ years of experience with environmental sampling. A working knowledge of working mine sites is beneficial.
  • Software: Microsoft Office©. Working knowledge of GIS is advantageous.
  • Certification or Registration: MSHA
  • Travel: Approximately 90%
  • License: A valid driver’s license is required.
  • Reporting Schedule: Must be flexible and willing to be available for shift work when needed.
  • Physical Demands: Field assignments are located in a variety of climactic conditions including difficult and diverse climates. Position requires standing, walking, repetitive arm and leg motion, squatting, bending, and lifting up to 40 lbs. for extended hours. Position requires use of hand tools and equipment without causing bodily harm. This position may also require extended periods of sitting when compiling data.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design, direct, and conduct field investigations related to environmental sample collection that may include soil, groundwater, surface water, geological, and air resources as well as vegetation.
  • Compile collected environmental data and field notes.
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license that is in good standing with NewFields’ Driver Performance Rating System.
  • Prepare accurate summaries or reports on results for field investigations or inspections.
  • Assist in the evaluation and tabulation of data and providing accurate and original text and interpretation of data to supervisor.
  • Become familiar with NewFields health and safety policies and use courageous leadership to avoid injury.
  • Participation in team-based project work resulting in client satisfaction and the on-time completion of high quality technical work product.

Company – Newfields Mining & Energy Services