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PDC Technical Services, Inc. Field Sampling Technician - St. Louis, MO

Field Sampling Technician

Position type: Full Time

Field Sampling Technician

PDC Technical Services, Inc. (PDC Tech) provides environmental and engineering consulting services to private and public sector clients.  We are a subsidiary of the privately held, 600-person strong Coulter Companies, Inc.  Founded in 1928, Coulter Companies provides a wide range of environmental services throughout the Midwest through its subsidiaries:  PDC Tech, PDC Laboratories, Area Landfills, Inc., Area Recycling Inc., Peoria Disposal Company, and Area Disposal Service.  PDC Tech’s Environmental Sciences Division is seeking a Field Sampling Technician to augment its Field Sampling Team that provides environmental monitoring services to a diverse clientele. 

We are seeking two candidates to participate in groundwater, vadose zone, landfill gas, and wetland monitoring programs at multiple landfills and industrial/commercial sites in Illinois and surrounding areas.  Duties will include environmental field sampling and monitoring with primary focus on groundwater and wastewater sampling.  The positions are based in Hazelwood, Missouri, in the St. Louis metropolitan area

Minimum technical skills and competencies are:

  • Ability to understand and follow sampling and analysis plans at remote field locations,
  • Develop and deploy innovative environmental monitoring methods, and
  • Statistical analysis of environmental data.  

A Bachelor of Science degree in geology/hydrogeology or related engineering discipline is required.  A Master of Science degree and/or relevant work experience is a plus but not a requirement.  This position requires a commitment to safety, occasional overnight travel, willingness and ability to work outdoors in a wide range of weather and terrain conditions, and a valid driver’s license.  The candidate will be required to pass a background check and drug screen.

PDC Tech does not sponsor foreign nationals for immigration purposes.  Resumes should not be submitted if an immigration sponsorship will be required either now or in the future.  PDC Tech participates in the e-Verify program.  No telephone calls please.

We offer an excellent benefit package.  If you are interested in this position, please apply on our website or submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected].  Subject Line:  Field Sampling Technician

PDC Technical Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




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