Environmental Compliance Coordinator

  • Location: Hopewell, VA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #32732

Environmental Compliance Coordinator
 

  • Local Hopewell, VA candidates only, please.
  • The work schedule for this position is normally a 5/10 schedule. However, during construction, this will be a 6/10 schedule.

Job Description:

  • At specific work location, ensure company compliance with environmental, chemical and waste management and permit regulations.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of work site to comply with regulatory and company standards and procedures.
  • Serves as point of contact between Project Management and PG Environmental for relevant issues.
  • Coordinate with and monitor operations and personnel to ensure project site compliance with environmental, chemical safety, waste management, wildlife management, rules and regulations, etc.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand and enforce the client’s Supplemental Terms & Conditions, Part III – Environmental Requirements, pages 72 – 84.
  • Conduct inspections or assessments and provide advice or recommendations regarding compliance issues to Project Management.
  • Analyze and evaluate data and prepare reports to keep management apprised of site environmental compliance or safety records.
  • Serve as primary project coordinator with internal department regarding environmental compliance.
  • Ensure appropriate processes, procedures, and systems are in place to maintain environmental compliance on the project(s).
  • Investigation of non-compliance events.
  • Make the appropriate internal notifications of a non-compliance event.
  • Identify root causes of environmental problems and propose appropriate action plans.
  • Implement corrective actions to a non-compliance event.
  • Prepare data and enter Station Environmental Issues and Near Misses on Key Performance Indicators/Environmental Event Alert Process or work with PG Environmental to do so.
  • Coordinate hazardous waste disposal.
  • Identify services or materials for the administration and implementation of environmental/safety programs.
  • Ensure that systems are in place to (1) identify who needs training, (2) assign the training, and (3) verify that training was completed.
  • Provide training to site personnel related to the Supplemental Term & Conditions (Environmental Requirements).
  • Stay updated with new developments in environmental policies and regulations.
  • The Environmental Compliance Coordinator is expected to maintain a physical presence in the field for at least 80% of the duration of the workday and address issues as they arise with the contractor and project management team.
  • Maintain required training, qualifications, and certifications necessary for responsibilities.
  • Evaluate new regulations and coordinate compliance plan.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (Preferred) in Environmental Sciences, Environmental Management, or related discipline.
  • Skilled in use of personal computer and Microsoft software (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Skilled in problem solving, attention to detail.
  • Ability to work and develop rapport with all levels of management and staff.
  • Ability to coordinate the resolution of technical problems and implement changes.

Certifications/Licenses:

  • Responsible Land Disturber
  • DOT Hazardous Waste Transportation
  • Underground Storage Tank Inspector
  • Registered Environmental Manager
  • Registered Environmental Professional
  • Certified Environmental and Safety Compliance Officer
  • Registered Environmental Property Assessor SM
  • Certified Environmental Auditor SM
  • Registered Industrial Hygiene Professional.
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