Landfill Specialist/Technician

Throop, Pennsylvania
06 Oct 2016
18 Mar 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview:

CB&I have an opening for a Landfill Gas Plant/ Field Technician to perform a variety of scientific work on all phases of projects.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Landfill gas and energy well monitoring
  • Collection and interpretation/evaluation of scientific data
  • Development of plans, specifications, analyses, evaluations, maps, position papers, procedures and reports.
  • Communication of technical concepts, evaluation results, plans, reports, etc. via oral presentations; and ensures conformance to applicable technical standards as well as company policies and procedures.
  • Process and develop data used for proposals, reports and submittals to clients.
  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.
  • Manages own time to meet agreed targets; develops plans for short-term work activities in own area.
  • Explains difficult issues and works to establish consensus.
  • Works independently with minimal guidance.
  • Usually determines own work priorities
  • Applies knowledge and skills to a wide range of standard and nonstandard situations.
  • Interprets customer needs, assesses requirements and identifies solutions to nonstandard Requests.
  • Uses best practices and knowledge of internal/external business issues to improve products or services in own discipline.
  • Monitors and controls costs within own work.
  • Solves moderately complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions.
  • Promotes teamwork.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in own discipline.
  • Has 1-4 years' experience.
  • May stabilize at this level for many years.
  • Has expertise in own discipline.
  • Experience in plant or landfill gas collection system monitoring, operation and maintenance
  • Mechanical skills ranging from plumbing and pipe fitting to basic electrical; use of hand tools is a must
  • Valid driver's license and ability to drive a pickup truck
  • Ability to safely operate an all-terrain vehicle in varying conditions
  • Familiarity with NSPS rules and regulations, landfill gas collection, control systems, and monitoring instruments such as water level meters, FID's, TVA's and LEL meters
  • Experience with Landtec GEM 2000/5000 gas analyzers, Data Field, LSGAMS and LGMS software and databases
  • Ability to speak and write professionally
Desired/Preferred Qualifications:
  • AS in Environmental Science or related field
  • 40-hr HAZWOPER training and 8-hr refresher (if applicable)
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • HDPE pipe fusion techniques
  • Power plant and Gas flare troubleshooting and repair
  • Strong electrical background, PLC and controls
  • Knowledge of air compressor systems
  • Pneumatic and electric pump troubleshooting and repair
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.

Our complete, balanced and integrated business model is unmatched in the industry. CB&I can provide any or all of the major services and products our customers require, resulting in streamlined project delivery and better cost and schedule certainty. Our integrated model gives CB&I the industry's most complete supply chain solution, enabling us to serve the largest projects in the world.