Technical Specialist

  • SCS Global Systems
  • Emeryville, CA, USA
  • Nov 27, 2018
Full time Green Building - Sustainable Development Sustainability Waste Management - Recycling

Job Description


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Job Overview

The Technical Associate is a program auditor whom critically assesses products against sustainability standards to achieve industry recognized certifications like Recycled Content, Biodegradability, Responsible Source, Declare, and Health Product Declarations.  Program certification allows companies to leverage their certified products in the market and confirm compliance to green building criteria such as USGBC - LEED, Government Purchasing Specifications, and consumer brand’s and retailers environmental performance criteria. 

The Technical Associate actively supports the Program Manager in completing client billable work, ongoing program development, ensuring conformance with corporate and program quality control requirements, and other tasks as assigned. 

Relevant Programs         

Recycled Content, Recycling, Biodegradability, Declare, HPD, Responsible Source Standard, and Environmental Claims Validation 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and conduct both onsite (if required) and desk audits for both domestic and international clients as assigned;
  • Complete clearly written audit reports following program requirements;
  • Communicate professionally with peers, clients, consultants and managers;
  • Support quality control activities such as technical report reviews, program document control; document and track client conformance issues; internal and external accreditation audits;
  • Develop and maintain a strong working knowledge of the standards relevant to certification programs

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