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Waste Management Technical Assistant

  • Job reference: AE-000343
  • Sector: Energy, Nuclear
  • Location: Idaho Falls
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our team as a Waste Management Technical Assistant in Idaho Falls, ID.

Job Description

Provides technical and administrative support to the Waste Management organization using standard office equipment, corporate systems, processes, policies and procedures. Performs document and procedure preparation, record keeping, technical research, and waste data tracking.

Job Requirements


Composes correspondence and reports

Proofs and edits technical documents as necessary

Performs research of waste disposition options and vendors

Performs technical writing for the waste management organization, including specifications, reports, white papers and calculations

Assists in the tracking and documentation of waste inventories and disposition

Enters and retrieves waste characterization data in various databases

Creates databases and spreadsheets as required

Assists management in the tracking and trending a various project metrics (safety, quality, training)

Responsible for confidential and time sensitive material

Performs other duties as assigned


High School Diploma

College or Technical Education desired

Strong multitasking skills

Strong time management skills

Computer skills, including Microsoft Office

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Ability to prioritize workload

Due to current law, and in conjunction with the advertised position’s scope of work, candidates that are Non-US citizens are required to be submitted for further approval to the NNSA before being considered for hiring purposes. In addition, any candidates with dual citizenship in the US and another country must undergo further review for approval by the NNSA. Proof of citizenship will be requested upon receipt of application/resume.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Atkins is a drug free workplace.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here:

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