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MCERTS Stack Emissions Trainee/Technician – Scotland


22 April 2022


East Kilbride, Scotland


£19,500+ (Depending on experience)


Permanent, Full time

What we can offer our employees

We are part of the Cura Terrae Group of companies working with our clients to take care of the Earth. We put people at the heart of what we do and employ more than thirty individuals throughout a network of three regional offices.

  • A competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee benefits scheme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Companywide events
  • Career development and progression (Professional Membership(s) paid)
  • The opportunity to achieve professional certification
  • Cycle to work scheme

Who are Envirocare?

Envirocare is a leading UKAS and MCERTS accredited Stack Testing and Occupational Hygiene Consultancy. We offer testing and advisory services throughout the UK, Ireland, and Europe.

With a national presence across England and Scotland, we have plans to extend our network further and grow the company substantially over the coming years.

We are always seeking to recruit professionals who are committed to doing their best, with a history of delivering for clients and for their colleagues.

About this opportunity

The Stack Emissions Technician will support the team leaders to plan and undertake accredited emissions testing campaigns. As a representative of Envirocare, the technician will visit industrial sites in the UK and abroad to perform testing in accordance with international standards and the Envirocare Quality Management System.

Quick career progression is available for the right candidate, with full on-site training provided and a structured pathway for personal and professional development within the MCERTS Training Programme. Salary will be regularly reviewed to reflect progression through the MCERTs training programme.

The technician will be expected to:

  • Present in a professional and courteous manner to both colleagues and customers;
  • Adopt safe behaviours and is encouraged to be proactive and vocal in this regard;
  • Adopt a positive can-do attitude and follow all reasonable instructions from the assigned Team Leader, Operations Manager or Director

The main responsibilities include;

  • Supporting the Team Leader during on-site monitoring
  • Travel to customers sites
  • Site inductions and participation in risk assessments
  • Access monitoring locations and setting up testing equipment
  • Operate test equipment to measure emission levels
  • Undertake sampling in accordance with prescribed procedure
  • Collate process information in relation to emissions monitoring
  • Interaction and communication with customers on site
  • Adherence to company and customer health and safety protocols
  • Calibration and maintenance of test equipment
  • Planning and preparation of test equipment
  • Preparation and shipment of samples to analysis laboratory
  • Maintain records in accordance with Quality Management System

Essential Skills / Experience

  • Interest in the Environment
  • A full driving license is essential as travel, including occasional overnight stays, will be required
  • Team player with a positive can-do attitude and willingness to learn and develop
  • Comfortable working outdoors and at heights
  • Attention to detail and a desire to provide excellent customer service
  • An environmental or science degree is beneficial but not essential

How to Apply

Applications should be made via email to recruitment@cura-terrae.com and should include a CV and covering letter outlining the position applied.

Envirocare is an equal opportunities employer providing a supportive friendly working environment.


We do not accept CVs from third parties / agencies, and any applications received will be treated as the property of Ecus Ltd. We will not be liable for any fees related to unsolicited CVs received.