Environmental Technician - Emissions Stack Tester
Raleigh, NC 
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
About Us

Groundbreaker. Game changer. Pioneer.

TRC has long set the bar for clients who require more than just engineering, combining science with the latest technology to devise innovative solutions that stand the test of time. From pipelines to power plants, roadways to reservoirs, schoolyards to security solutions, clients look to TRC for breakthrough thinking backed by the innovative follow-through of an industry leader.

TRC's professionals work with a broad range of commercial, industrial and government clients and the communities they serve. We deliver breakthrough solutions that address local needs -- so our clients can better succeed in an ever-changing world.

Working at TRC means tackling interesting, meaningful projects. We pride ourselves on our collaborative spirit, entrepreneurial zeal and agile corporate structure. We recognize that the expertise of our staff is our strongest asset, so we generously reward employees for successful performance and invest in their careers through training and the development of new skills and certifications.



TRC Companies, Inc. a pioneer in ground-breaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960s, is an engineering consulting firm that provides integrated services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets. TRC serves a broad range of clients in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery and operation.


Our Environmental Sector delivers comprehensive environmental solutions to meet the full project lifecycle needs of clients in renewable energy, oil - gas, transportation, and manufacturing industries. With one of the largest multimedia air and land permitting and compliance teams in the country, we support client success in manufacturing and industry, liquids delivery and processing, natural gas storage and delivery, power generation and delivery, and transportation projects.


TRC is seeking an entry-level, Environmental Technician in our Air Measurements Division of our Raleigh, NC office to assist in the completion of air emissions testing projects at various industrial facilities.

The Raleigh Air Measurement Group provides air emission testing services to a wide range of clients - power plants, refineries, chemical plants, pulp and paper plants, manufacturing facilities, solid waste combustors, etc. We are looking to fill a position as an air sampling scientist to serve as a member of a test team that travels to the client-s facility and conducts emission measurements. The air sampling scientist will become proficient in various EPA sampling methods and develop knowledge about many types of industrial processes. The experienced air sampling scientist typically advances into either a client-oriented career path of project management and business development or into a technical oriented career path working with the latest monitoring and analytical equipment.


  • The successful candidate will work under the supervision of Project Managers and Field Team Leaders.
  • Sample collection at facility emissions points that may include tall stacks and exposure to environmental elements including heat, cold, humidity, snow, rain, wind, sun, and noise.
  • Support equipment repair, calibration, and maintenance
  • Data analysis and interpretation; coordination of field work and equipment logistics; and DOT regulated driving.



  • High School diploma or GED is required
  • Candidates are required to successfully pass a drug test prior to employment or within five working days from date of hire in addition to a pre-employment background check, physical and motor vehicle records check
  • The position requires significant field work and associated travel (up to 70%). May require some weekend work and extended travel. A valid driver's license and good driving record are required.
  • Candidates must be able to lift and carry a 50-pound load, climb ladders, and be comfortable working at heights
  • Office responsibilities may include inputting data into Excel- spreadsheets, equipment repair, calibration, and maintenance. The position requires working in a team setting, completing responsibilities, strong oral communication skills, and moderate computer skills.

TRC is an equal opportunity employer: disability/veteran. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401k plan with a company match. For more information, please visit our website at https://protect-us.mimecast.com/s/w2UzC4xJj5IlkOrYTMuFgw?domain=trccompanies.com/.


EEO Statement

TRC is an equal opportunity employer: disability/veteran. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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