Pioneer Technical Services, Inc
  • Kellogg, ID, USA
  • 17.50-17.50 per hour
  • Internship-Paid

Department: Kellogg, Idaho Operations

Job Status: Fulltime/Temporary during the Summer of 2023

Grade/Level: Internship

Reports to: Team Leader

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00-5:00 unless needed

Amount of travel required: 10-15%

Position Description

Pioneer Technical Services, Inc. is accepting applications for internship candidates that would be interested in working at our Kellogg, Idaho office location, starting in May 2023. Pioneer is looking for self-motivated individuals that have knowledge of basic engineering principles and practical application in the field. Primary responsibilities include collecting environmental samples to determine the extent of contaminants as directed by project staff, completing X-Ray Fluorescence testing, nuclear density testing and assisting construction oversight staff as needed for remediation projects within the Kellogg area. Additional duties include preparation of project reports, maintaining detailed log books, construction testing, and interfacing with contractors and the public. This position will require travel to and from project sites. Candidate will have the use of a company vehicle after arriving at office building and must have a valid driver's license.

Reasonable Accommodations Statements:

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Competency Statements:

  • Team Player- Possess the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Accuracy- Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Detail Oriented- Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
  • Ethical- Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards.
  • Organized- Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
  • Self Motivated- Ability to be internally inspired to perform a task to the best of ones ability using his or her own drive or initiative.


Education: Candidate must be currently enrolled in a college curriculum and preferred degree area in Environmental/Civil Engineering or Environmental Sciences or related field.

Year in School: Sophomore (Minimum)


  • Stand-Frequently
  • Walk-Frequently
  • Sit- Often
  • Manually Manipulate-Frequently
  • Reach Outward-Often
  • Reach Above Shoulder-Often
  • Climb-Often
  • Crawl-Occasionally
  • Squat or Kneel-Often
  • Bend-Frequently
  • Grasp-Frequently
  • Speak-Often


  • 10lbs or less- Frequently
  • 11-50lbs -Occasionally


  • 12lbs or less- Often
  • 13-25lbs -often


This position will include field work as well as some office work throughout the school year and summer months.

Pioneer is a Montana based employee-owned company that offers a competitive salary, benefits, and incentive package. Pioneer Technical Services provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and is an E-VERIFY company.

The company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee's ability to perform the position described. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. This document does not represent a contract of employment, and the company reserves the right to change this job description and/or assign tasks for the employee to perform, as the company may deem appropriate.

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