EH&S Compliance Specialist

  • Clean Harbors
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Aug 25, 2018
Full time Admin Assistant/Environmental Support EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Science - Engineering Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics

Job Description

The EH&S Compliance Specialist is primarily responsible for monitoring the regulatory compliance of the Client's hazardous waste program.

Why work for Clean Harbors? 

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!

  • Competitive wages;

  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment;

  • Positive and safe work environments;

  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career. 

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all times.

  • Support site EH&S with environmental program compliance and provide support for EH&S initiatives

  • Update EH&S waste labels, guidance documents, procedures, and work instructions

  • Perform hazard/safety assessments (JHAs)

  • Draft safety documentation (e.g. SOPs, workflows, work instructions)

  • Assist with emergency response drill planning and training

  • Update signage with appropriate icons, hazard communication, and implement where necessary
  • Prepare, label, and stage waste containers in laboratories


  • College Degree preferred

  • 2+ years experience in Environmental Science or related field;

  • 2+ years of compliance experience;

  • Knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) laws/regulations (required).

  • Excellent communication, writing and presentation skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Must have a strong understanding of CCR Title 22

  • Knowledge of hazardous chemicals and segregation.

  • Excellent oral communications

Join our team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is one-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us. 

We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role. 

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company. 

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