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ASSISTANT OFFICER, ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAM (EMP) , Environment, Health and Safety (EHS)-EMP Hazardous Waste Program , to join a multidisciplinary EHS office and provide expert advice in support of Institute academic and business objectives with due consideration of federal/state/local EHS regulations and good practices. Will report to and assist the program manager with the Hazardous Waste Program (i.e., regulatory aspects, reporting, operations, training, developing procedures, etc.); interface with clients and other professionals on areas of concern and find solutions; and collaborate with vendors, researchers, staff, and students. May work with departments outside of EHS as skills develop and in EHS areas other than the core EM discipline.
REQUIRED : bachelor's degree (master's desirable) in EHS-related discipline, engineering, physical science, biological science, or chemistry; at least three years' relevant experience in EHS programs and recognition, evaluation and control of hazardous materials/conditions, and physical agents; effective strategic management, organizational, team-building, problem-solving, and written and oral communication skills; basic computer and database skills; environmental management expertise, with specific capabilities in the areas of hazardous waste management (universal and mixed), recycling, pollution prevention, and positive initiatives for the environment; general knowledge of EHS regulations specific to federal, state, local and consensus standards including expertise in at least some and general knowledge of most of the following: EPA, Massachusetts DEP, DOT, OSHA, Massachusetts' building code, NFPA codes, and Cambridge Municipal Code; evidence of leadership and ability to develop and implement well-integrated EHS programs; certification as or ability to gain eligibility for certification in an EHS discipline within five years (i.e., CSP, CIH, CHMM, CHP, etc.); and ability to collaborate, manage multiple projects, and produce quality work on schedule with high customer satisfaction. Job #16771-O
Internal Number: 16771
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