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Environmental Specialist

G.A.S. Global Renton, WA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Location: Renton, WA
Duration: 3 Months

Description:

Provide technical input on environmental monitoring and design or construction methods to ensure compliance with environmental specifications or regulatory standards.

Essential Function and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
 Audits, analyzes and reports environmental performance to internal and external clients and regulatory bodies.
 Works with design and construction team advising how to avoid and minimize adverse environmental effects.
 Carries out impact assessments to identify, assess and reduce the organization’s environmental risks and financial costs.
 Writes environmental reports for supervisor review and leadership presentation.
 Promotes and raises awareness, at all levels of the organization, of the impact of emerging environmental issues, whether legislative or best practice.
 Coordinates public hearings and consultations on environmental matters.
 Trains staff at all levels in environmental issues and responsibilities.
 Participates in environmental education and research.
 Maintains knowledge of Company’s values and strategic plan.
 Support published corporate policies.
 Perform additional assignments per management’s direction.

Supervisory Responsibility
May supervise or mentor. May carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities may include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; disciplinary actions; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Recommended Minimum Qualifications
The requirements listed below 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.

Education and/or Experience
 Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering or an environmental related field required.
 Environmental certification preferred.
 Experience in environmental monitoring preferred.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
 Ensures compliance with environmental regulations and new legislation.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is:
 Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, talk, and hear.
 Occasionally required to sue hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, or crouch.
 Occasionally required to use lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
 Attend meetings and travel to project offices including site visits.
 Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
 Ability to carry out duties in varying environments including but not limited to working at heights, marine environments, or in confined work areas

Environmental Conditions
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is:
 Working in an open cubicle workstation subject to office noise.
 Must be able to visit active jobsites to review construction activities, field coordination and learn construction procedures.
 Required to work in office environment.
 Travel to project sites as needed.
 Visits to project sites involve exposure to outside weather elements.
 The noise level in the work environment is typical of a professional office.

G.A.S. Global

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Renton, WA
98055 USA