Landfill CQA Technician

Job Locations US-WA
Waste Management


As a Landfill CQA Technician for Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC), you'll work in the Waste Management practice in the Vancouver, WA area. This is a full-time position with the responsibility of performing Construction Quality Assurance (CQA) services to observe, document and monitor construction activities associated with landfill construction. Projects will include cell liner systems, cell final closure cap systems, landfill gas collection and control systems and other appurtenances related to a state of the art solid waste management facility. You will work as a member of the project CQA team, and at times independently, to evaluate whether the completed construction meets governing project specifications and regulatory permit conditions. You will perform field testing of various construction materials, and secure samples of materials that are laboratory tested to confirm compliance with project specifications. You will also work closely with the CEC project manager to prepare the as-built documentation needed to certify completed work. Travel will be required for project services. Pay range between $20-28/hour based on experience.


  • Interest in learning and training for landfill or other related fields of construction and CQA services;
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to drive a pickup truck;
  • Ability and interest to travel for work outside of the area, should the need arise;
  • Desire and willingness to be trained in CQA procedures for various materials of construction and to develop as a key member of our CQA services team;
  • Interest in working at a variety of construction project sites;
  • Ability to speak and write professionally;
  • AS or BS in Civil Engineering or related technical field;
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel;
  • Physical ability to work at a construction site in extenuating weather conditions.

About Us

Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) is consistently ranked as an Engineering News-Record Top 200 Design Firm, offering big firm opportunities with a small firm culture.  Not only will we help you develop professionally, but we will also provide you with the opportunity to become an owner of the firm and share in our success.  You will work on diverse projects while providing high quality service to our clients. 


In addition to offering company stock at all levels, we provide a matching 401(k), profit sharing, a performance bonus for all employees, medical dental and vision insurance, short and long term disability and tuition assistance.  Join our team where your contribution matters.


CEC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, color, religion, sex (including sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status), national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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