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compensation: $31.25/hour
employment type: contract

Job Title: Environmental Specialist II

 

Position is based in San Jose but will travel within the region, Pacifica to Bakersfield

 

Compensation: $31.25 + mileage reimbursement

Job Title: Environmental Specialist II


The Environmental Specialist ensures that required plans and permits are current and Company is in compliance with environmental policy including management by objectives (MBOs). Regularly instructs and direct helpers by assigning, reviewing, and checking work. This position receives regular review by supervisor

Compensation: $31.25 + mileage reimbursement

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, AND ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Determines that required plans and permits are current and Company is in compliance with environmental policy including management by objectives (MBOs)
  • Prepares and submits necessary reports and information to local governments/agencies.
  • Conducts compliance inspections of facilities and operations and brings issues to management as needed.
  • Maintains compliance management database (ROCT) and ensures that compliance binders and required documents on site are complete and up to date.
  • Assists with reviews of special waste applications and analytical reports to confirm compliance with landfill acceptance criteria.
  • Communicates verbally and in writing with regulators and accompanies them during inspections.
  • Maintains facility records as needed to ensure compliance with permits and regulations.
  • Samples water, soil, air, compost, and hazardous waste material, etc. for laboratory analysis using appropriate equipment and regulatory procedures
  • Assists with compliance and permitting activities of the Corporate Environment and Planning Department including the preparation of correspondence, reports, and applications, scheduling and attending meetings, setting up and maintaining files, researching contract service providers/consultants and other activities as directed.
  • Prepares manifests for hazardous waste disposal shipments and submits Hazardous Waste Disposal Fees, Hazardous Waste Generator Fees, EPA ID Questionnaires, and Manifest Fee Returns. Evaluates incoming materials for acceptability consistent with Company waste acceptance guidelines.
  • Represents the Company to regulatory agencies and the general public as needed. Answers inquiries by correspondence, telephone, and in person.
  • Assists with design and presentation of environmental, permitting, and compliance related training.
  • Assists in the development of testing protocols, such as odor control, waste characterization testing, etc. and participates in testing as required.
  • Travels to multiple locations for on-site visits.

QUALIFICATIONS

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying.  A typical way to qualify is:

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Three years of experience in environmental compliance, permitting, engineering or related field.
  • Valid Driver’s License.

IDEAL CANDIDATE – The qualifications listed are typical of the knowledge, skills, and abilities of successful employees within this classification.

Knowledge of:

  • Technical and professional principles, practices, laws, applications and programs in position related area including basic chemistry and laboratory methods.
  • Current developments and trends in areas of expertise.
  • Computer programs, including Microsoft Office suite of applications.

Skill and / or Ability to:

  • Promote the WASTE ZERO philosophy by making the best and highest use of all resources as well as finding ways to use and repurpose discarded materials in ways that benefit the environment.
  • Define issues and focus on achieving workable solutions; generate innovative ideas to develop or improve existing systems.
  • Demonstrate ability to use computers and technology capabilities.
  • Demonstrate strong proficiency and knowledge in area(s) of expertise as well as company business.
  • Communicate well both verbally and in writing; listen to and understand various viewpoints; share relevant information timely; provide constructive feedback; maintain professionalism.
  • Present ideas effectively to individuals or groups and deliver presentations suited to the characteristics and needs of the audience.
  • Effectively and productively engage with others and establish trust, credibility, and confidence.
  • Promote collaboration and assist others with their initiatives and efforts.
  • Consistently build and share knowledge and expertise about current job through reading, new experiences, and exposure to new ideas.
  • Listen to and build customer relationships; increase customer satisfaction and ensure commitments are met.

Job Title: Environmental Specialist II

 

Position is based in San Jose but will travel within the region, Pacifica to Bakersfield

 

Compensation: $31.25 + mileage reimbursement

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