The Environmental Protection Specialist position is located within the Facilities Management Section at the VA Medical Center in White River Junction, Vermont. Duties include but are not limited to:
Assists in planning and implementing the Green Environmental Management System (GEMS) program
Completes permits and leading facility inspections, assessments, and other environmental investigations:
Works with facility leadership to integrate environmental considerations into planning and operational activities;
Ensures facility complies with all environmental laws/regulations in regards to air emissions, wastewater discharge, hazardous waste storage, etc.;
Serves as liaison with federal, state, and local environmental agencies with respect to facility environmental issues;
Leads environmental audits and incident investigations, conducts root cause analysis, and develops corrective actions;
Trains employees and lower grade environmental staff;
Performs other related duties as required.
Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm.
$59,246.00 to $77,019.00 / Per Year. Series & Grade GS-0028-11.