Overnight Environmental Inspector - NY/NJ in New York, NY at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 1/20/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID: #16648

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for am Environmental Inspector local to the New York and New Jersey area.  This is a full-time, contract position. 

Who We Are
RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States.  Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals. 

Job Summary:

Our Client is looking for individuals to join their environmental team for a transit related project in the New York City and New Jersey area. The ideal candidate will take part in the following responsibilities on the day to day:

  • Collect soil, sediment and water samples to assess contaminant concentrations.
  • Oversee contractors in the field providing direction, monitoring and reporting.
  • Prepare and maintain legible field notes, records, and documentation.
  • Set up and operate air monitoring equipment and record data.
  • Operate equipment including, but not limited to: pumps, vacuums, field equipment, oil spill booms, generators, etc.
  • Performs basic calculations and computer data entry.

Minimum Qualifications 

The following are the requirements and preferred qualities for the ideal candidate:

*** this position requires the candidate to work overnights, from roughly 9:00PM to 6:00AM and will require the candidate to drive during those hours. 

  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Geology, or engineering technology, or 2-5+ years’ experience in environmental sampling or construction observation.
  • OSHA 40 hour required
  • Experience working outdoors on an active construction site
  • Safety culture oriented
  • Ability to work independently with little oversight
  • Pre-employment drug screening and Physical is required

RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.