Environmental Specialist

  • Aerotek
  • Somerville, MA, USA
  • Apr 11, 2019
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Science - Engineering Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics

Job Description

Job Summary


  • Bachelors in Environmental Science or related field (Biology, Chemistry, etc.)
  • Ability to interact with clients on a daily basis
  • Must be able to lift 50+ lbs
  • OSHA 40 or ability to get one before starting


  • Must be self sufficient, ask questions, and be able to pick things up quickly
  • Must be able to stand on feet for long periods of time
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills (will be working directly with clients on site)
  • Reliable
  • The ability to be resilient; someone who can bounce back the next day after a long shift refreshed and with a positive attitude!


  • 8 or 10 hour days, beginning at 6 or 7 am
  • Work in teams to perform lab pack services including chemical segregation, packing, and disposal
  • Perform chemical inventories
  • Perform audits and inspections of facilities and laboratories
  • Assist management in developing top accounts and devising standard operating procedures
  • Demonstrate supervisory leadership skills through interactions with team members
  • Develop an understanding of OSHA regulations as well as this client's Health and Safety Practices
  • Obtain knowledge of technical, customer service, and business components of environmental services
  • Commit to achieving the goals outlined in the Environmental Specialist Advancement Program
  • Learn and work with computerized waste tracking system

There will not be a "typical" day, in the sense that the Environmental Specialists will be serving different clients and completing different tasks each day. Environmental Specialists will report to the Somerville office everyday, and then drive out to different sites. 

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$17.00 /Hour