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Actalent Environmental Specialist in Somerville, Massachusetts

Description:

We are searching for several Environmental Specialists to join their team! This person must have a strong interest in working in the field with hazardous waste for the next 1-3 years as that is their typical duration in this entry level role. Need 5+ a month for remainder of 2022. Seeking to make 40+ hires with Actalent this year

This person will be responsible for working in teams to perform lab pack services including chemical segregation, packing, and disposal and performing chemical inventories. They will also perform audits and inspections of facilities and laboratories, assist management in developing top accounts and devising standard operating procedures, and demonstrate supervisory leadership skills through interactions with team members.

There will not be a "typical" day in the sense that they will be serving different clients and completing different tasks each day. Candidates will report to the Somerville office everyday and then drive out to different sites in a company vehicle with their team of 1-4 other people. 8-10 hour days beginning at 6 or 7am.

Why open?: won several large contracts in Boston

Start date?: Can start a candidate as soon as drug/ background /medical clear

What happens if they don't start then?: May lose contracts

Wheelhouse?: Yes

Skills:

Environmental, Science, Chemistry, Biology, Health & Safety, EHS, Chemical Inventory, Healthcare, Lab, Inventory

Top Skills Details:

Environmental, Science, Chemistry, Biology, Health & Safety, EHS, Chemical Inventory, Healthcare, Lab, Inventory

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

MUST HAVES: - Bachelors in Environmental Science or related field (Biology, Chem, etc.) - Have some sort of prior work experience, ideally hands on or customer service (NOT research) - Must be personable and able to interact with clients daily

Must be comfortable with the physical aspects of the position in packing and disposing of chemicals

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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