Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Technician is $22.92
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Technicians?
An early career Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $22.00 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Technicians Do?
Environmental health and safety (EHS) technicians are responsible for collecting, delivering, preparing, and transferring many types of chemicals and other sensitive/hazardous materials around job sites. They are also in charge of conducting inspections to ensure that all equipment and processes meet business and regulatory requirements. Additionally, these professionals make sure the supply of chemicals and materials is maintained, train other employees in all regulatory processes, and make …Read more
- Follow procedures to monitor health and safety at designated locations, such as ergonomics, air quality, and waste disposal.
- Know, apply, and document state, OSHA, and federal regulations, and identify problems and suggest remedies.
- Educate, monitor, and train personnel in safe work procedures.
- Develop and disseminate manuals and documentation around health and safety.