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Field Technician

Field Technician

1) Subject: NEFT0121 – Field Technician Application

2) Your resume as a PDF

3) A cover letter introducing yourself to us.

Building on over 30 years of experience, Northeast Environmental Laboratory, Inc. provides a wide range of environmental services, including chemical and microbiological analyses, sampling, consulting, engineering, and regulatory compliance monitoring. We are seeking a committed and dependable Field Tech to join our team. 

What’s in it for you:

  • A full-time, permanent job with competitive pay, great benefits, and growth potential
  • Training in field operations
  • Working with a great team of environmental professionals committed to helping each other succeed
  • Health insurance with premiums paid 100% by the company
  • Paid time off (vacation, holidays, and sick days)
  • Highly competitive retirement plan for employees who stay with the company at least one year
  • Potential to earn annual bonuses based on our profits and your performance

Some of your responsibilities would include: 

  • Representing the company on client site visits
  • Collecting samples using ISCO flow meters and samplers
  • Ensuring proper sample handling and preservation
  • Conducting field pH measurements
  • Completing Chain of Custody documents
  • Occasional night and weekend work (approximately 2-4 hours per month)

Territory Information

We are located on the North Shore in Danvers, MA. Candidates must live within 20 minutes of our location to perform some of the duties of this position.

You will drive to client sites predominantly in Eastern Massachusetts.

All candidates for this position must have:

  • Ability to think on the spot to solve unexpected problems
  • Ability to physically perform the duties of this position, including lifting at least 50 lbs, fitting into small or cramped spaces, kneeling, crouching, working outdoors, early mornings, etc. when required
  • A strong record of commitment, professionalism, and dependability
  • A valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Strong computer skills, especially Apple computers and devices
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as a member of a team
  • A flexible, enthusiastic, and self-motivated personality
  • A strong command of the English language, both spoken and written

Preferred candidates for this position will have: 

  • Experience with wastewater sampling or environmental monitoring
  • Demonstrated mechanical, troubleshooting, diagnostic aptitude
  • Experience working for small businesses
  • Familiarity with industrial and chemical safety practices

Education and Qualifications: 

  • At least 2 years of professional experience (a maximum of 1 year of academic or internship experience may be applied to the 2 year requirement)
  • College degree or trade school certification preferred 
  • High school diploma or equivalent required