Environmental Compliance Technician - Gainesville, VA

Davey Tree
Gainesville, Virginia, US
Jun 04, 2021
Jun 30, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Requisition Number: 114246

Company Name: WSSI

Service Line: 1WSS - WSSI

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: Full Time

Education Level Required: Bachelors

Work Experience Required: 1 - 2 years

Travel Expectations: Up to 25%

Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, is seeking an environmental compliance technician to join our team. Ideal candidates will have a B.S. in Environmental Studies or related field and at least one year of experience performing environmental compliance in relation to Virginia Pollution Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) inspections and reporting. Job responsibilities will include inspections and reporting; Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) development; and coordinating with federal and state resource agencies with regard to wetlands, erosion and sediment control, and stormwater compliance.

Erosion and sediment control certifications are a plus, but not required (CPESC, CESSWI, CISEC, or Virginia DEQ Stormwater Management (SWM) and Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) Inspector training and certifications). Candidates should be organized individuals and possess outstanding communication skills. Daily tasks include coordinating with clients, contractors, and regulatory agencies regarding environmental concerns associated with development. Work will concentrate on environmental permit compliance and reporting for active construction sites. Weekend, holiday work, and out-of-town travel may be required at times and are considered within the realm of job responsibility.

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law.