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Project Manager, Environmental Sciences - 19939

Simply Biotech
San Jose, California, US
Closing date
May 21, 2024

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Consultancy/Private Sector
Conservation science
Project Management
Salary Type
Employment Type
Full time
Job DescriptionJob Description
Project Manager, Environmental Services- Simply Biotech


Are you looking for a new career opportunity with an exciting biotech company?! Then we've got the right team for you! In this role, you're responsible for the duties listed below.

Immediate opening for a Project Manager, Environmental Services with a biopharmaceutical company in San Jose, CA who possesses:
  • 5+ years of experience within the hazardous materials/waste industry
  • Experience as a CSE entrant or supervisor is highly preferred
  • Working background as a chemist or with chemistry is preferred
  • hazardous waste removal project management or operations management experience preferred
  • B.S. in Chemistry, Environmental Science, or life sciences preferred

Email resumes to or call 858.227.4596


The selected candidate will be responsible for:
  • Supervise and manage all aspects of hazardous waste programs on projects
  • Responsible for all ACT activities and programs on client's site
  • Manage and coordinate the efforts of all ACT on-site employees and temporary laborers.
  • Attend regular meetings with client and employees
  • Evaluate performance of staff and responsibilities
  • Enlist ACT corporate resources as needed to ensure 100% customer satisfaction
  • Develop written Standard Operational Procedures
  • Assist customers with compiling data necessary to complete the Generator's Annual Report and other required reporting functions
  • Conduct facility-wide compliance audits including inspections of staging, accumulating and storage areas to ensure proper housekeeping procedures and compliance
  • Provide weekly status reports to facility management and EH&S department
  • Maintain adequate levels of equipment for emergency response and ongoing projects
  • Perform other assignments as given by management
  • Availability to work weekends and extended hours as needed
  • Manage and track facility-wide "cradle to grave" waste generation, storage and disposal
  • Responsible for proper packaging of waste to maximize efficiency and maintain compliance
  • Responsible for inspections of staging, accumulating and storage areas to ensure proper housekeeping procedures and compliance
  • Collect, segregate, and properly package waste chemicals for disposal to maximize efficiency and maintain compliance
  • Sample and profile new waste streams or any wastes needing analytical testing
  • Prepare and/or review all necessary tracking paperwork
  • Evaluate specialty waste materials such as gas cylinders and potentially-explosive compounds and determine disposal options
  • Schedule transportation and disposal for outgoing wastes as needed
  • An ability to work weekends and/or overtime if needed

The selected candidate will also possess:
  • More than 5 years' prior experience in the hazardous materials/waste industry
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Strong chemist/ chemistry experience required
  • Familiarity with EPA, DOT, NRC and applicable state and local regulations
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Profit and Loss management experience a plus
  • PC skills
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background screen, physical and drug screen
  • Attention to detail
  • Organizational skills
  • Health and Safety conscious
  • B.S. in Chemistry, Biology or Environmental Science preferred
  • 40-hour OSHA training
  • Chemist training course
  • DOT training
  • 8-hour OSHA refresher annually

Salary Range: $95k-$120k/yr
For immediate and confidential consideration, please email your resume to or call 858.227.4596. More information can be found at

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