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Environmental Technician Emissions (Air) Sampling

Employer
ALS
Location
East Fishkill, New York, US
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jul 30, 2021

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Overview
ALS provides a broad range of testing and analytical services to a wide variety of end markets and industries around the globe. We continue to remain at the forefront of the testing services industry, building an enviable reputation. ALS provides a diversified line of independent analytical services to a wide range of top-tier customers in the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, environmental, and food industries. Our diverse laboratories perform routine and specialty analytical testing for compliance, safety, certification and verification purposes.

Responsibilities
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Mechanical/Technical
  • Ability to troubleshoot basic electronics, gauges and mechanical instruments.
  • Computer background, familiarity with spreadsheets, data input
  • Ability to read, understand, and execute technical SOP's (Standard operation protocols)
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task, organized, detail oriented and possess excellent problem solving capabilities.
  • Good time management capabilities and able to meet deadlines.
  • Proven ability to learn new concepts quickly.
  • Dedication to supporting goals, objectives, and philosophies of ALS. Able to take ownership for meeting goals and objectives; willing to be accountable for own decisions, and willing to give 100%. Look for new ways to accomplish objectives.
  • English verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate with clients, staff and management.
  • Multi-tasked, organized, detail oriented, and possesses problem solving capabilities; will have good time management capabilities.
  • Self-motivated and self-directed; able to work independently.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Specific Responsibilities:

Conduct field checks, audits, surveys and update as built exhaust and drain systems drawings.
  • Perform Stack Emissions Tests in accordance with established protocols.
  • Perform fugitive emission surveys for virgin solvent supply and waste solvent systems.
  • Determine and quantify all disposal routes for each chemical.
  • Certifiable for opacity monitoring, per USEPA method 9.
  • AutoCAD knowledge a plus.
  • Technician will support collection of samples, prepare reagents/standards for use in air monitoring test methods.
  • Technicians are expected to conform to established safety and security regulations and housekeeping procedures and to maintain facility cleanliness.


Job Requirements:

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Current Driver's license with clean driving record.
  • Ability to operate company vehicle.
  • Knows the region and able to read maps.
  • Able to take ownership for meeting goals and objectives; willing to be accountable for own decisions, and willing to give 100%. Look for new ways to accomplish objectives.
  • English verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate with clients, staff and management.
  • Multi-tasked, organized, detail oriented, and possesses problem solving capabilities; will have good time management capabilities
  • Self-motivated and self-directed; able to work independently.

Required Qualifications:
  • Associate's Degree in Environmental Science, or Technical Field or experience in lieu of a Degree and/or at least 5 years relevant experience


Physical Requirements:
  • Hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone;
  • Able to speak and hear clearly while communicating with co-workers, Department team members, management, and clients.
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs on a consistent basis (may request and use a dolly for situations requiring heavy loads).
  • Dexterity in hands and fingers to operate vehicle, computer and other equipment.
  • Must have average vision and able to see to read reports and office equipment.
  • Able to speak and hear clearly while communicating with co-workers, Department team members, management, and clients.
  • Able to sit, drive, and walk for 100% of an 8 hour day.
  • Must be able to drive and get in and out of vehicle.
  • Must have average vision and able to see to read reports and operate vehicle, office equipment.
  • Will be required to work in all weather conditions throughout the year.
  • Overtime as needed.


We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALS but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

'ALS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving and maintaining a workforce which reflects and affirms the diversity of our society'

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