RCRA Specialist/Emergency Response Project Manager

Employer
A-C-T
Location
Bartow, FL
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
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Job Description

This position is responsible for, but not limited to these key responsibilities and essential functions:

- Assigns, manages and guides the Emergency Services Response Team to environmental emergencies.

- Working knowledge of DOT, RCRA and transportation regulations and an understanding of the terminology and principles of spill response.

- Ability to identify chemical compatibility and properly label/manifest waste containers.

- Advanced knowledge of proper storage, treatment and disposal of hazardous materials, both RCRA and non-RCRA.

- Knowledge of all potential hazards associated with hazardous wastes.

- Regularly be "on-call" to coordinate and perform emergency response projects.

- Ability to provide guidance to A-C-T team members and out of state contractors to minimize job costs and protect the client's liability.

- Responsible for constant communication with A-C-T team members, as well as the client and regulatory authorities.

- Performs technical field/office work as required.

- Prepare quotes or bids to assure all costs are recognized and the quoted dollars meet required margins.

- Meets with customers to participate in job walks to understand the scope of work and any issues that may impact costs and execution.

- Prepare all waste profiles to manage the materials found in the scope of work and secure appropriate approvals.

- Works with management to schedule work and assure availability of manpower and equipment resources.

- Follow up on jobs with operational team and customers to assure work is completed satisfactorily, issues are resolved, invoiced, and monies collected.

- Ensures health and safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all times.

- Prepare technical reports based upon field notes, interpretation of laboratory reports and other data, including source removal, site assessments.

- Ability to communicate effectively with regulatory agencies, clients and A-C-T team members and follow instructions both verbally and in writing.

- Ensure that employees understand and have the ability to complete their tasks.

- Monitor employees and offer corrective actions if tasks are not being completed effectively.

- Ability to work in all weather and environmental conditions.

- Upholds the ethics and values of the company.

- Complete other duties as assigned.

Education and/or Experience

- Bachelor's Degree (physical sciences, geology, engineering, environmental science) and 5 years' experience in the Environmental Industry and/or 10+ years' experience in the environmental industry with all RCRA certifications.

Additional Qualifications

- Two (2) years' experience with environmental or industrial services projects.

- Certain certifications will be required as deemed necessary by A-C-T senior staff.

- OSHA 40-hr HAZWOPER training preferred.

- Ability to travel, including some overnight.

- Pre-employment drug screen according to A•C•T's Drug Free Workplace policy.

- Acceptable driving record in accordance with A•C•T's Insurance & Driving policy.

- Satisfactory background check.

Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Project Management Software; Microsoft Office Suite and Proprietary Software.

Other Skills and Abilities

- Must have strong interpersonal skills to support leadership, management, negotiation and problem-solving skills.

- Excellent judgment and discretion; ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously, meet deadlines, and handle quick changing environment.

- Friendly, courteous, professional, outgoing, and customer service oriented.

- Remain calm and professional in stressful situations.

- Detail oriented while maintaining a positive attitude.

- Must be able to work independently and productively with minimum supervision.

- Recognize problems, identify possible causes and resolve routine problems.

- Team player with a "can do" attitude that can work in a fast-paced environment.

- Ability to establish and maintain professional atmosphere for employees, clients and customers.

- Ability to expertly and aggressively market and sell company's brand and products.

Our Team Members enjoy:

• Competitive Salary

• Training

• Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

• Life Insurance

• Short-Term Disability Insurance

• Supplemental insurance options including Long-Term Disability

• 401K Matching Plan

• Tuition Reimbursement

• Employee Assistance Program

• Vacation and Personal Days

A-C-T is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.

Email your resume complete with a cover letter to: careers@A-C-T.com.

Company Description
A-C-T has an opening for a Field Services Technician/CDL Driver/Heavy Equipment Operator in our corporate office located in Bartow, Florida.

A-C-T Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc. is a 30-year-old full-service environmental sciences and infrastructure services provider. A-C-T has a multi-disciplined staff with proficiencies in engineering, environmental & earth sciences, construction, emergency response, health & safety, and waste disposal. We offer full benefits including health, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, education assistance and matching 401k.

Voted Top Mid-Sized Environmental Firm to Work for by CE News

Voted Florida's Top 100 Companies to Work for 2010, 2012 and 2015 by Florida Trend

Voted 2008 -2015 Best Places to Work by CareerSource Polk


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