Field Technician in New Lenox, IL at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 5/24/2023

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About Veolia North America

A subsidiary of Veolia group, Veolia North America (VNA) offers a full spectrum of water, waste and energy management services, including water and wastewater treatment, commercial and hazardous waste collection and disposal, energy consulting and resource recovery. VNA helps commercial, industrial, healthcare, higher education and municipality customers throughout North America. Headquartered in Boston, Mass., Veolia North America has more than 10,000 employees working at more than 350 locations across the continent. Please visit our website

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Veolia's comprehensive benefits package includes paid time off policies, as well as health, dental and vision insurance. In addition, employees are also entitled to participate in an employer sponsored 401(k) plan, to save for retirement.  Pay and benefits for employees represented by a union are outlined in their collective bargaining agreement.

Position Purpose: 

Will work as part of a 3-man crew. A field service technician must be versatile and willing to take on diverse types of projects. These range from Installation of water quality enhancing equipment, Inspecting, cleaning, repair and maintenance work primarily on Water Storage Tanks for towns and municipalities. A field service technician will eventually need to be versatile enough to assist with all referenced services as well as additional services that get offered in the future.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Perform Maintenance on Water storage tanks to various degrees.
  • Perform installation of RCS / TRS / Mixing Systems within Water Storage Tanks.
  • Perform MP and Negotiated Inspections of Water Storage Tanks using multiple methods (ROV, Visual).
  • Perform Washout and Chemical Cleanings of Water Storage Tanks.



  • Minimum High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience in the water / wastewater industry is a plus.
  • Experience in Inspection of Water Storage Tanks or Concrete or Steel Structures is a plus.
  • Pay Commensurate with Experience


  • Welding experience is a plus. If no certifications, the company would work toward gaining certifications.
  • Field technician work on electrical and mechanical equipment is a plus.
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Word/Excel, Office 365, Oracle and Outlook is a plus.
  • Must have attention to details for data collecting and report writing.
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds and climb elevated heights.
  • Must be Willing and Able to Work as Part of a Crew and be a Contributing Factor.

Required Certification/Licenses/Training:

  • Must Hold a Valid and unrestricted Driver’s License.
  • NACE Certificate is a plus.
  • OSHA 10, 30 is a plus.
  • Must be able to pass a DOT Physical & Drug Screen.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be Physically Fit and Able to Climb and Work at Heights greater than 50 feet.
  • Must be Willing to Travel at Least 5 Days a Week in the North-East Region.

Additional Information

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer! All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. The Company reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.