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Project Manager Environmental

Houston, Texas, United States
November 13, 2017

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Terah Omido Isiahiliza

Telephone: 832-***-****

E-mail Address:

Kingwood, Texas 77339

Health, Safety & Environmental Manager

Manages Simultaneous Programs/Projects Maintains Regulatory Compliance Quality Management


A Health, Safety, and Environmental Project/Program Manager with a Progressive 12-Year History of driving environmental and safety/health initiatives across multiple sites/organizations; Maintains regularity compliance with EHS and OSHA regulations while creating strategies and programs to increase efficiencies, reduce costs, and meet all organizational objectives; Develops, trains, and manages cohesive teams, executes business plans, monitors/investigates/reports/resolves environmental, health, and safety issues, and promotes the firm at community activities and professional organizations; Samples/collects soil, groundwater and waste, interprets laboratory quality assurance and quality control, and conducts environmental compliance inspections; Certified Professional Geologist.


Texas Risk Reduction Program Regulations Federal (EPA) and State (Texas – TCEQ) Industrial Regulations

US Department of defense Overseas Environmental Baseline Guidance Document (OEBGD) Environmental Audits/Inspections

Texas Hazardous Waste Environmental Regulations Environmental/Safety Program Development

Employee Training/Management Monitors/Reports Infractions Implements New Processes/Initiatives

Builds Business Partnerships OSHA/EHS Compliant Site Surveys Cost Containment Proficiency in ISO 14001



Tribe Environmental Services, Inc.

My responsibilities at Tribe Environmental Services include promoting environmental compliance, environmental site assessments and addressing the hazardous materials aspects of Environmental Impact Statements (EISs). I also provide oversight for site investigations and remediation projects, as well as, navigate regulatory requirements for projects in the Houston Area.

Conduct feasibility studies, environmental due diligence, impacts/aspects audits and perform project cost assessments.

Execute site inspections, remediation, drilling, sampling collections and testing activities.

Analyze and interpreted site data, permits, survey reports, and other geological information.

Create and provide environmental remedial systems and reports, efficiently.

Compose and delivered summary documents, and informative outreach materials, as required.

Validate data and acquire additional information to meet regulatory requirements for water, waste, land use, and remediation activities

Environmental Compliance Supervisor 2012-2013


ITT Exelis, Mission System: Kuwait City, Kuwait, Middle East

Oversaw and provided knowledge and technical support to Environmental Compliance Safety Department while adhering with the provisions of the Overseas Environmental Baseline Guidance Document, (OEBGD) DoD 4715.05-G; Final Governing Standards (FGS) for Kuwait.

Conducted Compliance Audits 100% of Required Work-Sites and Facilities within Area Support Group-Kuwait (ASG-KU) and with perception and intuition as an Environmental Compliance Supervisor with Exelis/KBOSSS (Kuwait-Middle East Programs).

Provide Environmental Inspections, Reports, Analyses and Condition Audits to the Manager/Water section and technical advice/assistance to US military and other related customers.

Conduct Weekly Team-Building and Water/Wastewater Training for the Environmental Water Compliance Team of 5 personnel members.

Created a Safety Management Checklist to determine compliance with OSHA and Local Procedures.


LOGCAP III Middle East, F1 – Camp Victory

Kellog Brown & Root (KBR): Baghdad, Iraq

Championed environmental and safety campaign projects while and leading environmental site audits and baseline studies at United States Military Bases across Iraq; evaluated/analyzed practices for environmental compliance, implemented new policies/procedures, conducted site inspections/environmental site surveys, and delivered environmental/safety training; Selected to Oversee All Operations at the Hazardous Waste Storage Area.

Developed and Delivered Safety and Environmental Training Programs on company/government/OSHA/EHS regulations and practices; counseled employees on safety/environmental violations as needed.

Grew a Culture Focused on Safety and Environmental Compliance to Optimize Overall Production and effectiveness.

Recognized for Promoting Open Communication throughout the firm; answered safety/environmental compliance questions, addressed concerns, and prepared comprehensive safety reports for distribution.

Maintained all Safety Documents: records, investigations, and audits.


Tribe Environmental Services, Inc.

Directed safety and operational initiatives to ensure full environmental regulatory compliance with government and organizational regulations while tracking regulatory developments, cultivating business relationships, improving business processes, reducing expenses/labor costs/employee injuries, providing employee training, motivating the work force, and surging overall productivity.

Created and Implemented Innovative Operational Processes/Procedures that Maintained Full Environmental Regulatory Compliance and Reduced Costs/Spending.

Managed and Motivated a Diverse Staff of Employees to Achieve all Environmental and Corporate Goals/Compliance Standards; scheduled/coordinated employees/ tasks/projects, communicated performance expectations/feedback, and provided resources to employees.

Met Each Project with 100% Satisfaction by collaborating with sales and support teams to communicate project progress, resolve issues, and track objectives.


Halliburton Energy Services: Houston, Texas

Facilitated environmental safety processes/systems to abate employee risks, reduce workplace downtown, and maintain full compliance with federal/state/local regulations; developed/updated safety programs/polices, conducted audits/inspections/environmental assessments, and identified, investigated, tracked, and resolved safety/hazard issues. Experienced with federal (EPA) and State of TX environmental program requirements, including wastewater, storm water, solid and hazardous waste (STEERS, NOR).

Ensured company compliance with environmental regulations.

Served as liaison with external and governmental agencies.

Coordinated with production personnel to ensure site compliance with environmental, chemical safety, and waste management.

Conducted inspections or assessments to determine compliance, and provide advice and recommendations regarding compliance issues and corrective actions to the production department

Analyzed and evaluate data and prepare reports to keep Management apprised of site environmental compliance.

Managed Hazardous Materials/Hazardous Waste Generation: storage, transportation/disposal logistics, and recycling programs.Provide training to site personnel in handling of chemicals, waste materials or other requirements

Communicated regulatory interpretations and compliance plans/schedules to station personnel

Evaluated new permits and develop and coordinate implementation of compliance plans

Performed other duties as requested or assigned


Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)

Oversaw multiple projects across disparate geographic locations with a >$1M budget; prepared cost estimates, performed technical evaluations of 3rd party reports, mentored/trained entry level staff members, represented the organization at technical functions, networking events, and meetings, consulted with internal/external customers, managed budgets/P&L, and maintained the electronic database to document cleanup activities.

Responsible for reviewing project applications, site assessment reports, remediation plans and final project completion reports and made decision determining if the documents are technically complete and accurate.

I was responsible oversight and coordination of all site project activities with parties conducting the site work and for oversight and coordination of state contractors performing UST project activities.

Evaluated the Legitimacy, TCEQ/EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) Compliance, and Accuracy of Soil/Groundwater Investigations, Laboratory Analytical Reports and additional reports submitted to the leaking Petroleum Storage Tank, Voluntary Cleanup, Innocent/Owner, Industrial and Hazardous Waste, and Corrective Action programs.

Performed other duties as requested or assigned


BACHELOR OF SCIENCE: Geology & Environmental Studies

Howard University, Washington, D.C.

Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation Certification:

California State University, Sacramento, CA

Confined Space Entry Certification,

40-hour Class C Solid Waste Management Training (TEEX),

RCRA Basics Training Course Certification (USEPA), 40-hour Hazardous Materials and Site Investigations Certification (TEEX),

Phase I & II ASTM Environmental Site Assessments for Commercial Real Estate Certification,

HAZWOPER Annual 40-Hour Refresher

Leaking Petroleum Storage Tank (LPST) Corrective Action Project Manager (#PM0000456)


07/2010 - Corrective Action Project Manager -Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (#PM0000456)

08/2003 - Certified Professional Geoscientist (P.G.) in the State of Texas (#6852)

Texas Association of Environmental Professionals (TAEP) - Member Since 2010

ISO EMS 14001-Environmental Management System Auditor (#2693680)

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