Job Details

Seeking Envirnomental Specialist _ ERT for Afghanistan

Company

Military-Civilian

Published

2020-01-02

Closes

 

Location

California, United States

Category

Government, Military Background, International Jobs, Military Contractor jobs, waste management

Type

Contract

Description

Environmental Specialist - ERT

Contract   Full Time   Secret Clearance Required

Environmental Specialist - ERT
Job Location: Afghanistan
Type: Contract
# of Openings: 1
Status: Full-Time

Primary Function
Provides expertise and support to all site teams, assist with development of clear, accurate reports, and working knowledge of different environmental systems. To actively support and uphold the Company’s stated vision, mission, and values.

Essential Functions
Tracks and Coordinates environmental issues to include, but not limited to:
Burn pits, incinerators, medical waste, air sampling, ash sampling
Waste management, recycling, balers
Hazardous Waste, hazardous materials
Drinking Water, water wells
Wastewater, lagoons, waste water treatment plants
Performs technical reviews and analyses of program/project planning, design, and related material and ongoing program/project activities
Develops and/or interprets and implements specific program/project requirements as well as overall environmental program issues in accordance with applicable environmental laws, executive orders, and regulations, SOPs, and other environmental guidance as deemed applicable, including host nation laws and regulations and final governing standards, as available and applicable
Serves as a technical expert in environmental protection including conducting environmental inspections and surveys
Provides technical expertise for a wide range of environmental protection issues or concerns including air, potable water, wastewater, hazardous materials/waste, solid waste, asbestos abatement, noise, underground storage tanks, etc.
Evaluates activities compliance in accordance with governing standards regulations, and requirements
Responsible for identifying the need for and coordinating the collection, compiling, analyzing, and reporting of environmental compliance and pollution data for various media including water, wastewater, soil, or hazardous waste/material, or other site-specific sampling requirements deemed necessary to support and/or facilitate environmental protection program/project objectives and requirements
Continually informs and provides feedback to the Task Order Manager of all relevant issues and concerns and activity progress as necessary

Job Requirements
Bachelor's degree in scientific field required
Must have a minimum of six (6) years’ experience conducting environmental assessments such as Environmental Site Closure Surveys (ESCS), Environmental Condition Reports (ECR), etc.
Experience in POL soil corrective action, spill response, Underground Storage Tanks and Aboveground Storage Tank removal is highly desired.
HAZWOPER certification and OSHA 8 hour On Scene Incident Commander certification preferred.
Must have a minimum of four (4) years demonstrated experience directly managing Environmental Remediation projects
Must be able to pass a detailed background investigation at a frequency as required by contract
Intermediate user level of computer systems, Microsoft Office software (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook), database applications, and documentation control systems
Must possess valid passport
Must be fluent in speaking and writing the English Language
Must have valid driver's license
Must be able to pass an OSHA physical in accordance with contract requirements
Must be able to meet the physical requirements dictated by project requirements
Must have a valid and current Secret Security Clearance
If former military, must have received an honorable discharge
Ability to identify problems, suggest solutions and react to change with a high degree of attention to detail
Must have experience in applicable safety standards

Preferred Qualifications
Strong written and oral presentation skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent organization skills
Proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously
Strong initiative
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Please apply online