AECOM Hazardous Waste Specialist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

United States of America - Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh

Job Summary

Responsible for the oversight of site hazardous and non-hazardous waste operations at NETL-PGH.

  1. Maintain a working knowledge of Federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

  2. Maintain a working knowledge of NETL Directives, Policies, and Procedures.

  3. Notify and coordinate with the client, security and waste handler for all hazardous waste shipments

  4. Notify and coordinate the with client, security and waste handler for all medical waste shipments

  5. Track hazardous, non-hazardous and medical waste manifests. Maintain all original manifests and associated paperwork in secure location

  6. Complete Federal hazardous waste biennial report

  7. Complete quarterly performance indicators for hazardous waste generated

  8. Track all training requirements for employees involved at the chemical handling facility

  9. Complete weekly reports and weekly look ahead reports

  10. Complete waste profiles and associated signatures

  11. Complete all purchase requests for supplies and items used at the chemical handling facility

  12. Provide support and participate in laboratory clean-up operations

  13. Interface with researchers/responsible person(s) concerning waste determination, generation and collection.

  14. Oversee and participate in waste can collections from laboratories and maintenance operations

  15. Oversee and participate in site-wide waste battery collection

  16. Prepare work orders for office and building maintenance

  17. Maintain up to date inventories of all hazardous waste in the designated hazardous waste accumulation areas

  18. Ensure proper labeling and marking of hazardous waste containers in hazardous waste accumulation areas

  19. Assist site personnel with satellite accumulation areas as necessary

  20. Assist with sampling hazardous or potentially hazardous wastes for subsequent chemical analysis

  21. Oversee transferring hazardous wastes from site locations to the designated accumulation area

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors degree in ES&H-related field, 5 years position related experience

Good working knowledge of the collection, transportation, accumulation, and disposal of hazardous and other regulated wastes.

Preferred Qualifications

Masters’ Degree Preferred

Current training meeting the requirements of 40 CFR 265.16(a) and 49 CFR 172.704(a) a plus.

CHMM certification at plus

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 205303BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.