Environmental Specialist

Somerville, MA - Posted on: Friday 08/21/15

Description

Build your career in the growing environmental services industry with Triumvirate as an entry-level Environmental Specialist, and find out why we were voted one of the "Best Places to Work" by the Boston Business Journal! 

You have the talent and motivation, but you need a team that is committed to helping you succeed- a team that is as dedicated to its employees as it is to its customers! We don’t just promise growth opportunity, we create it through employee training, and mentoring! 

Essential responsibilities and duties include: 
Work in teams to perform lab pack services including chemical segregation, packing, and disposal 
Perform chemical inventories 
Perform audits and inspections of facilities and laboratories 
Assist management in developing top accounts and devising standard operating procedures 
Demonstrate supervisory leadership skills through interactions with team members 
Develop an understanding of OSHA regulations as well as Triumvirate’s Health and Safety Practices 
Obtain knowledge of technical, customer service, and business components of environmental services
Commit to achieving the goals outlined in the Environmental Specialist Advancement Program 
Learn and work with computerized waste tracking system 

Upon completion of emergency response (ER) training, all Environmental Specialists will be on a rotating ER team; requirements include wearing pagers 24 hours a day during their ER week. In addition, the position includes the daily need to lift items that weigh up to 75 lbs and to operate commercial motor vehicles. 

Most important responsibility: 
WOW! Internal and external customers 

Qualifications

Required qualifications: 
BS/BA in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology, or Safety and Occupational Health preferred, but all majors are welcome to apply 
Submission of college transcript 
Determination/eagerness to learn about the environmental health & safety field 
Ability to work as a team player 
Leadership experience/potential 
Creativity in solving unique problems 
Successful completion of OSHA/DOT physical examination 
Valid driver’s license 

Preferred Skills: 
Completion of 40 Hour OSHA, CPR, and First Aid Training 
Class C CDL 

The requirements listed 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. 

Triumvirate Environmental is the fastest-growing environmental services firm on the East Coast. With offices and operations from New England to Florida, 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. 

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans encouraged to apply. Triumvirate is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and a drug-free workplace. 

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