Montrose Environmental Group, Inc.

Intern - Environmental Field Technician - Summer 2020

Job Locations US-CA-Antioch
Posted Date 2 months ago(2/18/2020 5:13 AM)
# of Openings
Field Services




Are you ready to take the first step in your career? Are you looking for a great opportunity to gain real work experience? If yes, we have the internship for you! Based in our Antioch, CA office, we are looking for an Environmental Field Technician who will gain experience working with Project Managers and other Field Technicians on air emissions source testing projects including: preparation, calibration and deployment of test equipment, stack (or “source”) testing/ sampling, and more.




Montrose Air Quality Services (MAQS) is a division of Montrose Environmental Group.  MAQS offers an innovative group of professionals in several air quality disciplines. Our certified professionals provide testing of industrial emissions, testing of ambient air quality, process leak detection and repair services, and regulatory permitting and compliance services to industry and government.


MAQS is the nation’s largest provider of air emissions testing services. We test emissions from “smokestacks” at industrial facilities of all kinds, all over the world. We work with the industry and government to drive environmental solutions that sustain our planet and economy and have a responsibility to the broader, global community we serve as part of our mission.




Our Mission is: To help protect the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the soil that feeds us, and is supported by our Principles: We Value Our People, We Value Our Community, We Value Our Clients, We Value Our Shareholders. This 12-week paid internship is part time, with approximately 20-30 hours per week. With this internship, we offer you the chance to gain hands-on experience with:


  • Performing equipment calibrations
  • Test program preparations and de-preps
  • Conducting field work activities for projects (e.g. test setup, data collection)


To perform this job successfully, individuals must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the duties and responsibilities.


  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate science or engineering program, or currently has a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, or related field
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Aptitude and interest in science, technical work, mechanical equipment, and air quality
  • Ability to work in outdoor industrial settings, including climbing to and working on elevated platforms
  • Willingness and ability to travel for multi-weekday projects as needed

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees so classified.







Montrose Environmental Group has over 50 offices across the United States, Canada and Australia and over 1,400 employees – all ready to provide solutions for environmental needs.


Want to learn more about Montrose and how we are paving the way? Visit and see what we are all about.


Montrose is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Montrose is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its employment for individuals with disabilities.


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