Sgs Automotive Services Inc
Looking for an opportunity in the Last Frontier?
SGS Alaska Division has been the leading full service environmental laboratory in Alaska for over 55 years. We understand the importance of employing qualified, enthusiastic, resourceful people. Our Alaska operation supports a 60-person staff. SGS Anchorage is a full service, ISO accredited laboratory analyzing a variety of matrices for environmental pollutants. Our clients are those that report to government regulatory agencies and private individuals.
We have three positions open for a full time seasonal employee with a potential career path in our organization. Coursework or experience in Engineering or Science is preferred and a positive attitude and strong communication skills are required.
A qualified candidate will be a part of the SGS Anchorage Client Service Team, primary duties are:
Interacting with professional engineers, samplers, and chemists from diverse industries in Alaska to ensure successful submission of samples from environmental remediation, drinking water, mining, geological, hydrological, and petroleum related projects.
Accurately inputting client sample data into the SGS LIMS system, including both accurate data transfer and observance of State of Alaska, Department of Defense, and EPA regulations, among others.
Working closely with project management staff to ensure proper scheduling of sampling supplies and supply them to clients in a way that meets IATA and HazMat guidelines for shipment.
Providing environmental samples to the laboratory in a timely and organized manner.
This is an excellent opportunity to work at the only full service environmental laboratory in Alaska, while gaining valuable experience with the various environmental cleanup and remediation projects in the State. This position is an excellent introduction into the field of environmental consulting, and will provide practical skills and knowledge needed for a successful career in the fields environmental engineering, remediation, and permitting.
A qualified candidate will have strong communication skills and a positive attitude, with a willingness to work overtime when needed to meet laboratory and client needs. Organization, prioritization, flexibility, and experience with Microsoft Office and database programs are necessary for success. The ideal candidate will be a dependable, consistent team member who accepts accountability is willing to give and receive constructive feedback within the Client Service Team. Attention to detail and accuracy are important qualifications for this position.
This is a seasonal position, ending in November.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
SGS is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.
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Sgs Automotive Services Inc
Website : http://www.sgs.com
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