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ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST

  • Thorough knowledge of a variety of scientific and ecological process and environmental factors

  • Provide excellent and continuous communication with all compliance staff

  • Studies biological resources and environmental conditions affecting the environment

  • Gather information and organize data regarding environmental effects of solar farm

  • Interact closely and communicate effectively with operations personnel, associates, client representatives, contractors and state and federal regulatory agencies.

  • Follow all environmental and compliance protocols and regulations

  • Identifies, classifies, and studies distribution, abundance, behavior, physiology, and distribution, as applicable, of plant and animal species

  • Document environmental effects of proposed project and identifies methods of improving or maintaining environmental conditions

  • Interpret regulations and develop compliance strategies to meet applicable regulations and associated record keeping requirements.

  • Support environmental compliance issues and pollution prevention and management efforts

  • Participate in field audits

  • Prepare technical reports required by permits and applicable regulations/rules

  • Work with designated project biologists and outside experts to produce publishable research papers based on field data collected.

Job Summary

 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Management/Sciences, Natural Resources or an equivalent degree

  • At least 2 years HazMat recordkeeping experience

  • Basic theories of mathematics, biology, chemistry, and physics associated with environmental regulation and research

  • Basic scientific research and statistical methods

  • County and department environmental regulatory purposes and work requirements

  • Sound environmental practices and the effect of environmental regulation on human health, water, soil, food, and other environmental elements

  • Environmental laws, regulations, and ordinances protecting public health and safety

  • Basic principles of environmental compliance assurance

  • Environmental management skills

  • Excellent recordkeeping skills using various database

  • Field experience working in a construction environment

  • Experience in communicating with various regulatory agencies, construction staff  and biologists

  • Work with a team of professional biologists, environmental scientists, technicians, and species experts.

Job Requirements

 

Physical Requirements/Work Environment:

 
  • Must be able to walk 5 to 7 miles per day on relatively flat ground with day pack, water, supplies in variable weather conditions (windy, rainy, cold to 10 degrees F, heat to 110 degrees F).
  • Work 10 hour work days
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds unassisted
  • Valid driver’s license

Application

 

Email cover letter of interest, resume, three references, and copy of transcripts (unofficial are OK) to hr@alt-me.com, or mail them to: 

 

Althouse and Meade, Inc.

1602 Spring Street

Paso Robles, CA93446

We are no longer accepting applications for this position.