Protecting Washington State's environment for current and future generations is what we do every day at Ecology. We are a culture that is invested in making a difference. If you want to join a team that is highly effective, collaborative, has leadership that embraces the value of people, and believes in the fun factor, Ecology is a good fit.
The Nuclear Waste Program (NWP) within the Department of Ecology is looking to fill two NWP Compliance Inspector (Environmental Specialist 4) positions. These positions will be housed in our Richland Field Office (RFO) in Richland, WA.
These positions conduct compliance inspections on four permitted facilities that treat, store, and dispose of mixed radioactive/dangerous waste. Most inspections are done at the U.S. Department of Energy Hanford site.
We are looking for individuals with the ability to understand and apply regulations, who are able to: follow standard operating procedures, identify and describe factual findings verbally and in written reports, able to work well with multiple projects and disciplines, and are able to navigate disagreements and conflict.
The NWP Compliance Inspector positions are located within the Nuclear Waste Program (NWP). The Nuclear Waste Program's mission is to lead the effective and efficient cleanup of the U.S. Department of Energy's Hanford Site, ensure sound management of mixed hazardous wastes in Washington, and protect the state's air, water, and land at and adjacent to the Hanford site.
Some of the key work activities for the NWP Compliance Inspector positions include:
This recruitment will remain open until filled. The initial screening will be August 22, 2018. In order to be considered for the initial screening, please submit an application on or before August 21, 2018. The agency reserves the right to make an appointment any time after the initial screening date.