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Environmental Compliance Inspectors

Inspect and investigate sources of pollution to protect the public and environment and ensure conformance with Federal, State, and local regulations and ordinances.

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Salary Breakdown

Environmental Compliance Inspectors

Average

$67,680

ANNUAL

$32.54

HOURLY

Entry Level

$38,170

ANNUAL

$18.35

HOURLY

Mid Level

$62,470

ANNUAL

$30.04

HOURLY

Expert Level

$101,760

ANNUAL

$48.92

HOURLY


Program Recommendations

Environmental Compliance Inspectors


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Environmental Compliance Inspectors

4

Current Available Jobs

9,340

Projected job openings through 2030


Top Expected Tasks

Environmental Compliance Inspectors


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Environmental Compliance Inspectors

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Law and Government

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Chemistry

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Writing

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Inductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression


Job Opportunities

Environmental Compliance Inspectors

  • Hazardous Materials Technician - $2000 Sign on Bonus
    Clean Harbors    Chandler, AZ 85286
     Posted 13 days    

    **Clean Harbors** – **Chandler, AZ** is looking for a **Hazardous Materials Technician** to join their safety conscious team. This person would be responsible for the performance of tasks associated with collecting, segregating, packing, and preparing for shipment of hazardous waste in accordance with our company policies and procedures at our client location in **Chandler, AZ.**

    **Why work for Clean Harbors?**

    + Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!

    + Competitive wages:

    + Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment

    + Group 401K with company matching component

    + Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement

    + Positive and safe work environments

    + Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

    **Key Responsibilities:**

    -Ensure Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and always acting in a safe manner

    -Engage in strenuous physical labor including lifting and pulling heavy objects

    -Operate light and heavy equipment, handles various hand tools and powered industrial tools, works with vibration-producing tools

    -Wear and properly use a variety of personal protective Equipment (PPE). Including respirators, skin, face, hand and foot protection in a multiple number of combinations

    -Work in various temperatures indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions

    -Work in atmospheres and locations with the potential for exposure to various chemical and physical agents, some of which may be hazardous, toxic, or corrosive

    -Work in potentially elevated noise levels, confined spaces, including lifting in areas of low clearance

    -Work at elevations including working from ladders and scaffolding

    -Assist in field sampling activities and calibration of meters

    -Climb ladders, scaffolding and into and out of trucks, tanks, and various other containers

    -Work extended (> 8 hrs.) time periods

    -Attend all compliance and safety update meetings

    -Inspect drums for container integrity and regulatory compliance

    -Safe loading and unloading of hazardous and non-hazardous waste

    -Conduct waste stream sampling and profiling as necessary

    -Follow all local, state (provincial) and federal compliance regulations and rules

    -Safely operate vehicles in accordance with U.S. DOT, local, state (provincial) and federal requirements

    -Safely observe all corporate operating guidelines and procedures

    -Observe all company environmental health and safety operating guidelines

    -Perform other duties as assigned

    -By position, ability to be on call for emergency response on rotating basis every other week

    -By position, site-remediation, equipment decontamination, and the handling of hazardous materials

    **Required Qualifications:**

    -Reliable transportation

    -Ability to perform physical functions per Key Responsibilities

    -This position includes emergency response, a continuing condition of employment is agreeing to be on-call; on occasion working on weekends and holidays will be required; emergency response situations can extend beyond 8 hours, up to 12-24 hrs.

    -Perform physical functions per job requirements

    -Successfully complete a background check, drug test, and physical, by position

    -Per OSHA's Respiratory Protection standard, 29 CFR 1910.34, employees in positions requiring respirators are required to meet facial hair standards.

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    -Valid Driver’s license

    -Previous relevant labor experience

    Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or based on any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

    Clean Harbors is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact [email protected] or 1-844-922-5547.

    Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.

    *CH


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Hazardous Materials Technician - $2000 Sign on Bonus
    Clean Harbors    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 13 days    

    **Clean Harbors** – **Chandler, AZ** is looking for a **Hazardous Materials Technician** to join their safety conscious team. This person would be responsible for the performance of tasks associated with collecting, segregating, packing, and preparing for shipment of hazardous waste in accordance with our company policies and procedures at our client location in **Chandler, AZ.**

    **Why work for Clean Harbors?**

    + Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!

    + Competitive wages:

    + Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment

    + Group 401K with company matching component

    + Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement

    + Positive and safe work environments

    + Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

    **Key Responsibilities:**

    -Ensure Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and always acting in a safe manner

    -Engage in strenuous physical labor including lifting and pulling heavy objects

    -Operate light and heavy equipment, handles various hand tools and powered industrial tools, works with vibration-producing tools

    -Wear and properly use a variety of personal protective Equipment (PPE). Including respirators, skin, face, hand and foot protection in a multiple number of combinations

    -Work in various temperatures indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions

    -Work in atmospheres and locations with the potential for exposure to various chemical and physical agents, some of which may be hazardous, toxic, or corrosive

    -Work in potentially elevated noise levels, confined spaces, including lifting in areas of low clearance

    -Work at elevations including working from ladders and scaffolding

    -Assist in field sampling activities and calibration of meters

    -Climb ladders, scaffolding and into and out of trucks, tanks, and various other containers

    -Work extended (> 8 hrs.) time periods

    -Attend all compliance and safety update meetings

    -Inspect drums for container integrity and regulatory compliance

    -Safe loading and unloading of hazardous and non-hazardous waste

    -Conduct waste stream sampling and profiling as necessary

    -Follow all local, state (provincial) and federal compliance regulations and rules

    -Safely operate vehicles in accordance with U.S. DOT, local, state (provincial) and federal requirements

    -Safely observe all corporate operating guidelines and procedures

    -Observe all company environmental health and safety operating guidelines

    -Perform other duties as assigned

    -By position, ability to be on call for emergency response on rotating basis every other week

    -By position, site-remediation, equipment decontamination, and the handling of hazardous materials

    **Required Qualifications:**

    -Reliable transportation

    -Ability to perform physical functions per Key Responsibilities

    -This position includes emergency response, a continuing condition of employment is agreeing to be on-call; on occasion working on weekends and holidays will be required; emergency response situations can extend beyond 8 hours, up to 12-24 hrs.

    -Perform physical functions per job requirements

    -Successfully complete a background check, drug test, and physical, by position

    -Per OSHA's Respiratory Protection standard, 29 CFR 1910.34, employees in positions requiring respirators are required to meet facial hair standards.

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    -Valid Driver’s license

    -Previous relevant labor experience

    Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or based on any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

    Clean Harbors is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact [email protected] or 1-844-922-5547.

    Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.

    *CH


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Hazardous Materials Project Manager
    Clean Harbors    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
     Posted about 1 month    

    **Clean Harbors – Scottsdale, AZ** is looking for a **Hazardous Materials Project Manager** to join their safety conscious team. The HazMat Project Manager leads and supports the execution of a clients’ environmental management program at the client location. The HazMat Project Manager serves as the client’s main contact and primary interface with Clean Harbors daily. They are responsible for and managing the client’s hazardous waste program at the client’s location in Scottsdale, AZ.

    **Why work for Clean Harbors?**

    + Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!

    + Competitive wages:

    + Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment

    + Group 401K with company matching component

    + Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

    + Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement

    + Positive and safe work environments

    **Key Responsibilities:**

    + Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and always acting in a safe manner.

    + Establish baseline audit protocol for all new waste programs; Communicate and document scope of compliance parameters for each Project location.

    + Work with Program Director, site Program Manager, and other company resources as needed to provide follow-up and to ensure that corrective actions are tracked; Disseminate “Lessons learned” for benefit of program and internal company audience as appropriate; Provide written documentation of audit results and corrective action plans.

    + Proper packaging of waste to maximize efficiently and maintain compliance.

    + Transport and store waste from satellite areas to waste storage area and ensure that each is properly packaged, profiled, and labeled prior to shipment.

    **What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?**

    + High School diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, or Environmental Science preferred.

    + 1+ years of hazardous waste experience

    + Ability to develop and deliver training materials and programs related to environmental health, safety, and hazardous materials management.

    + Familiarity with regulatory status requirements of Small and Large Quantity Generators

    **Join our team today!** To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at www.cleanharbors.com/careers

    **Clean Harbors** is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.

    We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however, only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

    Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.

    *CH


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Hazardous Materials Project Manager
    Clean Harbors    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 1 month    

    **Clean Harbors – Scottsdale, AZ** is looking for a **Hazardous Materials Project Manager** to join their safety conscious team. The HazMat Project Manager leads and supports the execution of a clients’ environmental management program at the client location. The HazMat Project Manager serves as the client’s main contact and primary interface with Clean Harbors daily. They are responsible for and managing the client’s hazardous waste program at the client’s location in Scottsdale, AZ.

    **Why work for Clean Harbors?**

    + Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!

    + Competitive wages:

    + Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment

    + Group 401K with company matching component

    + Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

    + Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement

    + Positive and safe work environments

    **Key Responsibilities:**

    + Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and always acting in a safe manner.

    + Establish baseline audit protocol for all new waste programs; Communicate and document scope of compliance parameters for each Project location.

    + Work with Program Director, site Program Manager, and other company resources as needed to provide follow-up and to ensure that corrective actions are tracked; Disseminate “Lessons learned” for benefit of program and internal company audience as appropriate; Provide written documentation of audit results and corrective action plans.

    + Proper packaging of waste to maximize efficiently and maintain compliance.

    + Transport and store waste from satellite areas to waste storage area and ensure that each is properly packaged, profiled, and labeled prior to shipment.

    **What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?**

    + High School diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, or Environmental Science preferred.

    + 1+ years of hazardous waste experience

    + Ability to develop and deliver training materials and programs related to environmental health, safety, and hazardous materials management.

    + Familiarity with regulatory status requirements of Small and Large Quantity Generators

    **Join our team today!** To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at www.cleanharbors.com/careers

    **Clean Harbors** is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.

    We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however, only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

    Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.

    *CH


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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