Amec Foster Wheeler Asbestos Bulk Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia
Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking an Asbestos Bulk Sample Analyst to join our team in Atlanta, GA. The candidate should be self-motivated, with excellent time management skills. The ideal candidate will have 2 to 5 years experience in the analysis and reporting of bulk samples of building materials for asbestos content using Polarized Light Microscopy. However, consideration will be given to candidates that do not have this experience. Experience in asbestos inspection, asbestos abatement monitoring, and air sampling is also preferred but not required.
At times, candidate may also perform site investigations, assessments, and surveys to sample, measure and analyze air, water, and materials or to perform field observations. Projects may include building assessments and sampling for the presence of asbestos, leaded paint, mold, and performing project monitoring and air sampling. Identify, evaluate and recommend risk and remediation strategies/designs to ensure compliance with federal, state and local regulations.
Independently receive, log, prep, analyze, and report bulk building material samples
Communicate effectively with staff
Coordinate with other Amec Foster Wheeler offices in related operations
Oversee delivery of quality products
Flexibility to perform asbestos inspections and regulated building material inventories
BS in Science, Engineering, or similar discipline
Evaluate laboratory and field data to prepare written reports
Prepare technical documents including proposals and reports
Serve as team member and participate in meetings with clients, contractors, and vendors
Travel may be required in USA and internationally
The following experience is preferred in the ideal candidate; however, Amec Foster Wheeler will consider candidates that do not possess this experience:
Formal training in Asbestos Identification Using Polarized Light Microscopy (McCrone course(s) or equivalent).
Detailed knowledge of EPA 600/R-93/116 (PLM), EPA 600/R-93/116 (PLM Point Count), and EPA 600/M4-82-020 (PLM) analytical methods.
Certification for Sampling and Evaluating Airborne Asbestos Dust (Air Samples using Phase Contrast Microscopy (PCM) - NIOSH 7400 Method NIOSH 582 or equivalent course)
Accreditation as an Asbestos Building Inspector and Asbestos Supervisor
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Requisition ID: 2017-17505
Name: Staff / Permanent
External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc
External Company URL: http://www.fwc.com/