Senior Environmental Specialist

Triumvirate Environmental
Ashland, Virginia, US
Jun 13, 2021
Aug 13, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Senior Environmental Specialist

You have the talent and motivation, but you need a team that is committed to helping you succeed- a team that is as dedicated to its employees as it is to its customers! We don't just promise growth opportunity, we create it through employee training, and mentoring!

Triumvirate Environmental is one of the largest environmental services firms in North America. Triumvirate provides leading institutions in the higher education, life sciences, healthcare, and industrial sectors with diverse services and advice to assist them with compliance management. At Triumvirate, we strive to WOW both our employees and our customers. Our unique culture fosters growth, development, education, and creativity.

Essential responsibilities and duties include:
  • 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 Triumvirate'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
  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Determination/eagerness to learn about the environmental health & safety field.
  • Creativity in solving unique problems
  • Leadership experience/potential

Upon completion of emergency response (ER) training, all Environmental Specialists will be on a rotating ER team; requirements include wearing pagers 24 hours a day during their ER week. In addition, the position includes the daily need to lift items that weigh up to 75 lbs and to operate commercial motor vehicles.

Most important responsibility:
  • WOW! Internal and external customers

Required qualifications:
  • BS/BA in environmental science, Chemistry, Biology, or Business preferred, but all majors are welcome to apply.
  • 2 years of lab/Environmental experience is highly preferred
  • Completed OSHA 40 (HAZWOPER) certification
  • Commercial Drivers Licence (CDL) is highly preferred. If not previously obtained, it will be a requirement to get this immediately after hire.
  • Valid driver's license with a safe driving history
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Successful completion of pre-employment physical examination

Preferred Skills:
  • Completed CPR and First Aid Training
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products and computers

Triumvirate offers a competitive employee-focused benefits package which includes:
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • Gym membership discounts and health and wellness reimbursements!
    • Gyms at select branch locations.
    401(K) retirement savings plan with co. contribution.Very Generous Tuition Reimbursement Program - WOW!TONS of safety training with opportunities for external trainings and certifications!Paid time off and select paid holidays!Mentorship & Career Succession Planning Opportunity be involved with employee-led resource groups Relocation Opportunities Auto/Home insurance discounts, pet assistance discount plans, discounted movie passes & more!
    For further information on Triumvirate & the exciting work that we are doing in the industry, please visit our LinkedIn page - Triumvirate LinkedIn

    The requirements listed above 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.

    Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans encouraged to apply. Triumvirate is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and a drug-free workplace.