Environmental, Health & Safety Compliance Specialist/Environmental Scientist (ID 49297)

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Employer
WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 18, 2021
Closes
Aug 01, 2021
Ref
2257945249
Discipline
Permitting
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Environmental, Health & Safety Compliance Specialist/Environmental Scientist (ID# 49297) Minneapolis, MN >

Category: Environmental

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Job Type: Full Time

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Minimum Experience: _5_

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Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

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Job Description

> Be involved in projects with our Environmental Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client's objectives and solves their challenges. At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future! WSP is currently initiating a search for an Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Compliance Specialist for our Minneapolis, Minnesota office. Duties and Responsibilities: - Conduct field assignments, such as performing EHS compliance audits, Phase 1 environmental site assessments, and EHS risk assessments. - Provide EHS compliance program support for industrial clients including developing procedures and permits, preparing and submitting periodic regulatory reports, and preparing and delivering EHS training programs. - Prepare written and verbal technical reports, including documentation of audits and field investigations, regulatory research, evaluation of findings, data management and interpretation, and development of graphical and tabular presentation of data. - Managing tasks and projects according to client-approved scopes of work, and delivering high quality reports on time and within budget. - Synthesize large amounts of information contained in regulatory files, environmental permits, and other environmental documentation. - Collect and document field data and observations in a clear and organized manner utilizing appropriate personal protective equipment and workspace monitoring equipment. - Assist in managing and developing client relationships. Talent is the essence of meeting our client's objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we'd love to have that first discussion of you joining our team. #LI-CH1 >

Job Requirements

> Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Environmental Policy, Occupational Health & Safety, Engineering, Earth Science or a related discipline. - Minimum 5 years of experience with a working knowledge of federal, state, and local EHS regulations. - Experience with evaluating/maintaining EHS regulatory compliance in industrial settings. - Valid US driver's license. - Job assignments may involve work on waste disposal sites and sites requiring cleanup of hazardous materials. Participation in an OSHA-mandated medical surveillance program will be required, and safety training will be provided before being assigned to work on these sites. - Applicants must be able to wear a full-face respirator. - Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. - Applicants may be asked to participate in a drug screening program, per specific client requirements. - Self-sufficient, self-motivated and ability to work under pressure of deadlines is essential. - Interest and proficiency in investigative work, with high attention to detail is critical to this position. - Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills. - Travel up to 50% of the time. Must be willing to make trips on short notice, including to local sites, and travel via air or land. Overnight travel is required. - Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP's health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies. Preferred/Desired: - Certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Professional Environmental Auditor, Certified Safety Professional, Certified Hazardous Material Manager, and/or other related environmental certifications. - Experience conducting Phase I environmental site assessments following ASTM International Standard E 1527-13 and ASTM Rural Standard E 2247-16. - Experience conducting environmental due diligence assessments of roadway corridors. - Experience in air permitting and asbestos management. - Proficiency with ArcGIS software. About WSP USA WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.www.wsp.com/usa WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee's career. At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started? WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively "WSP USA") is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

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