Triumvirate Environmental Environmental Specialist - Lab Services in Somerville, Massachusetts
As an Environmental Specialist you will support our clients by managing their hazardous waste programs & projects, utilizing state & federal regulations. To learn more about the day in the life of an Environmental Specialist, please watch this brief 5-minute video https://youtu.be/jhpedBU1u5M Triumvirate Environmental is one of the largest environmental services firms in North America. Triumvirate provides leading institutions in the higher education, life sciences, healthcare, and industrial sectors with diverse services and advice to assist them with compliance management. At Triumvirate, we strive to WOW both our employees and our customers. Our unique culture fosters growth, development, education, and creativity. Essential responsibilities and duties include: Manage hazardous and chemical waste programs for clients onsite following Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Department of Transportation (DOT), and other state and federal government agencies\' regulations Execute onsite support services for the entire lifecycle of a hazardous materials management programs at client sites by performing chemical inventories, segregating chemicals, and shipping hazardous waste off-site Characterize, consolidate, pack, and ship hazardous waste for clients per RCRA and DOT regulations Train clients on proper chemical safety and hazardous waste management Perform and document environmental health and safety audits for clients in their facilities and laboratories using Triumvirate\'s ADVISE program Develop an understanding of OSHA regulations as well as Triumvirate\'s Health and Safety Practices Respond to chemical spill emergencies by managing the containment, clean up, and disposal of hazardous materials This is a Safety Sensitive Position Upon completion of emergency response (ER) training, all Environmental Specialists will be on a rotating ER team; requirements include being on-call 24 hours each day for one week out of each month. Required qualifications: 1-3 years of relevant work experience Valid driver\'s license Interest in the environmental health & safety field Ability to work as a member of a team as well as an individual Leadership experience/potential Strong communication, problem solving, and relationship building skills Successful completion (upon point of hire) of OSHA/DOT physical examination This is a Safety Sensitive Position Preferred Skills: Completion of 40 Hour OSHA Hazwoper CPR and First Aid Training Class C Commercial Driver\'s License Experience in a customer service environment Triumvirate offers a competitive employee-focused benefits package which includes: Competitive wages Overtime pay after working 40 hours/week TONS of safety training Health, dental, and vision care insurance 401(K) retirement savings plan Paid Time Off (PTO) and Holiday leave Tuition reimbursement Pet assistance program Gym membership discounts and health and wellness reimbursements Discounted movie tickets The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans encouraged to apply. Triumvirate is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). For more information from the MassHire Metro North Career Center, email email@example.com Veterans and their eligible spouses receive priority of service. MassHire Metro North Career Center is an EEO Employer. Auxiliary aids or services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. NOTE TO JOB QUEST USERS - clicking \"Interested\" on this position in Job Quest does not mean you have submitted an application for the position, this function only saves the position in your list of saved jobs.