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Environmental Technician (EHS)

Company:
Relevante
Location:
Oldsmar, Florida, United States
Posted:
December 05, 2018

Description:

We have partnered with a large Manufacturing company in the Oldsmar, FL area to provide them with an Environmental Technician.

Please review the below description and if you are interested please contact:

Vahidin Topcagic at vtopcagic@relevante.biz, 314-853-6670

Job Description:

Summary:

Under the direction of the Environmental, Health, and Safety Department, serve as a resource to the Tampa Castings organization in the development of a world class Environmental, health and safety program and working toward a culture of zero accidents or incidents.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Facilitate implementation of EHS systems including Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental and Medical programs. Specific Responsibilities

Stay updated with local, state and federal environmental regulations

Develop and enforce environmental guidelines and practices

Review and recommend improvements to existing environmental programs for compliance assurance.

Generate environmental reports as requested by regulatory agencies.

Prepare permit applications and agreements as needed by regulatory agencies.

Work with emergency response team to address environmental incidents such as chemical leaks and spills.

Identify and resolve potential environmental issues and/or potential violations.

Conduct regular environmental inspections.

Investigate environmental accidents and propose corrective actions.

Assist with oversite of facility waste disposal and pollution control programs.

Educate workers on environmental, health and safety procedures and programs.

Updating plans and specifications for managing the hazardous chemical substances, providing back up plan in case of emergencies.

Advising employees and contractors who are involved in handling hazardous materials.

Maintaining all records of process, handling, and shipment hazardous materials.

Disseminating Right-to-Know information (SDS online system)

Performing other duties as assigned.

Lead/facilitate Plant Safety Team meetings/activities.

Assist in defining, obtaining, and coordinating necessary EHS reports, permits, communications and EHS self-assessments for the location.

Develop and update EHS writing programs and safe work instructions.

Assist the EHS Manager in defining, obtaining, and coordinating necessary EHS reports, permits, and communications.

Work directly with front-line workers and supervisors to address day to day environmental, health and safety concerns.

Complete Environmental, Health and Safety audits and inspections.

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Working knowledge of hazardous materials/hazardous wastes and associated local, state and federal regulations.

Ability to understand and apply government regulations related to hazardous materials and wastes.

Knowledge of air emission requirements and emissions testing.

RCRA Hazardous Waste Management training, or ability to obtain.

DOT Hazardous Materials training, or ability to obtain.

Experience with SPCC and SWPPP programs.

Good interpersonal relationship skills.

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher in physical, biological or environmental science or equivalent work experience. Experience with hazardous wastes, RCRA, DOT preferred.