Environmental Technician / Driller Job, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Company Name
Job Description
Environmental Technician / Driller

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Location: AU-Cairns
Job ID: 2016-12083
Area of Interest: EN - Construction Materials, Testing and Engineering
Job Type: Full Time

# Positions
1
Education (Minimum): High School Certificate
Posted Date: 4/7/2016
SLP: J2WENVIRONMENT

Job Responsibilities:
Golder is a global, employee-owned engineering consultancy, providing services in specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

We are currently seeking an Environmental Technician/ Driller to join our Contaminated Land team based in Cairns.

Your key responsibilities will include:
* Operate and maintain push tube drill rigs including ordering of parts and consumables
* Install, operate and maintain remediation equipment e.g. groundwater recovery systems and hydrocarbons skimming systems
* Collection of groundwater and soil samples
* Collation of data in excel worksheets
* Classification and preparation of samples for analysis
* Assist Engineers and Scientists in site investigation and remedial works
* Identifying health and safety hazards, near misses and incidents
* Actively control and eliminate hazards related to your tasks on a daily basis
* Internal and external client interface and management

Job Requirements:
In order to succeed in this role, you will possess the following skills and attributes:
* Previous environmental sampling and drilling experience
* Ability to work independently or co-operatively and under the direction of engineers and scientists dependent on project requirements
* Utilise problem solving abilities and mechanical skills in the field
* Natural aptitude to operate and maintain field equipment
* Basic mathematical skills essential
* Computer literate with experience using Microsoft Office products
* Eagerness to learn new technical and leadership skills e.g. soil logging; supervision of subcontractors
* Construction Induction Card (White Card)
* Manual Drivers Licence

Additional Information:

Our Staff Benefit from:
* An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates
* Work life balance initiatives such as additional leave options and birthday leave
* Corporate fitness programs and subsidised gym memberships

As a global, employee owned company, Golder values innovation, collaboration with national teams and independent thinking amongst staff. Create your own career pathways while working with some of the best in your field, on some of Australias largest infrastructure, oil and gas and mining projects.

Job Code
2016-12083
Employment Type
Full-Time
Job Location
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Required Trades
Driller
Required Certifications
N/A
Job Posted Date
2016-04-09
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