Environmental Technician Operations


Salary Commensurate with Experience

North East

About EPS


We have a vacancy for an Environmental Technician Operations role to be based in the North East


  • Environmental data analysis and generation of technical reports
  • Environmental monitoring of contractual & wastewater discharge licence emission limit values as well as other environmental monitoring such as odour and noise
  • Compilation of monthly performance maintenance reports for Irish Water, local authorities and other clients
  • Generation of monthly payment invoices and claims to clients
  • The role requires stand by and call out every other week on a small sewage plant in County Monaghan
  • Occasional laboratory work. laboratory tests include BOD, COD, suspended solids and other standard wastewater analysis techniques
  • Site visits to carry out environmental process checks, collect samples and assist operational staff
  • Maintenance of analysis schedules including liaising with site operators and external laboratories
  • Ordering laboratory chemicals & equipment
  • Maintenance of sludge movement records
  • Maintenance of laboratory equipment calibration schedules
  • Maintenance of ISO 14001 and standard operating procedure documentation


  • A science degree or other related subject
  • Experience in waste water treatment plant or water treatment plant environment preferable but not essential
  • Ability to plan, prioritise and effectively manage time, meet strict deadlines and work to high standard, both on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Advanced PC skills such as Excel and Word
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Full clean driving licence