APTIM Scientist in Canton, Massachusetts
APTIM currently has an opening for a geologist or Environmental Scientist in our Canton, MA location. This is an office and field-based position supporting our environmental assessment, monitoring, reporting and remediation programs.
Calibrating and using technical instruments including some troubleshooting
Work will consist of straightforward tasks using established procedures, with the potential for solving routine problems as encountered including occasional equipment and data analysis.
Collecting environmental samples in the field
Occasional data entry using standard data management programs
Occasional oversight of subcontractor's operation of construction equipment, drilling equipment or other mechanical system installation
Basic surveying for elevations, angles and distances
Assist in report writing, data management and development of presentations
Use of complex instrumentation or equipment and will include installation, calibration and/or maintenance of equipment or instrumentation associated with monitoring or remediation systems on an as-needed basis.
The selected candidate will be expected to apply basic technical skills and knowledge to complete the assigned work and will be expected to manage his/her own time to meet deadlines set by others.
Develop and maintain records either manually or by computer methods
Performs field inspections
Report on conditions observed in the field, analyzed in conjunction with other project staff or determined from individual study
Evaluate routine operations of remediation system and assist with occasional operations and maintenance tasks and report on conditions evaluated and potential changes
Make recommendations for improvements to field system or work products
Travel is required.
Some overtime and weekend work will be required to meet project deadlines.
Capable of starting work as early as 5:30 am, and working on select weekends and some holidays.
Must possess and maintain valid driver's license.
Must be able to operate a vehicle, including a company pickup truck, and safely driving in a variety of settings including frequent trips in and around Boston
Lifting and physical work will be required.
Must be able to work independently on hazardous waste sites and meet the 40-hour OSHA physical requirements (includes wearing PPE and a full-face respirator). Training will be provided.
Must be able to work in the field in all types of field conditions/weather.
Must be able to lift 25 pounds, capable of climbing stairs, walking short distances, and in overall good physical condition as this position requires at least a modest level of physical activity.
Applying knowledge and skills to complete own work in a timely manner.
Vaccination against the COVID-19 virus is required for this position. APTIM will consider requests for exemption due to a qualifying medical condition or sincerely held religious belief or practice.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may make their request known by e-mailing HRQuestions@cbifederalservices.com or calling 855.343.5600 for assistance.
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