Job Description for Environmental Specialist

An environmental specialist is in charge of enforcing and regulating the containment and disposal of hazardous materials.They help ensure that federal, state, and local regulations are followed, as well as perform environmental studies to determine the effects of pollution on the local environment. If a violation occurs, the environmental specialist must perform follow-up interviews and studies to ensure that the offending party corrects the situation and assess the effects on the environment. The environmental specialist must pay attention to detail and be well organized, as they are in charge of keeping inspection logs and submitting summaries of their inspection logs; these skills are also important for keeping accurate inventory records for hazardous materials and chemicals.

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Environmental Specialist Tasks

  • Design, develop, and execute the environmental management system.
  • Monitor waste storage programs across all sites and ensure waste streams are managed in compliance with local, state, and federal requirements.
  • Conduct chemical inventories, audits, and inspections of facilities.
  • Coordinate with a team of environmental specialists to support the overall facility compliance process.

About Carrollton, Georgia

Carroll County, Georgia
25,138
Male:
11,852 (47.1%)
Female:
13,286 (52.9%)
Carrollton is a city located in west Georgia, United States. It resides in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 24,388. The city is the county seat of Carroll County. Historically, Carrollton has been a commercial center for Carroll County and many other counties in Georgia and Alabama. It is the home of the University of West Georgia. Carrollton is located near the center of Carroll County at 33°34′51″N 85°4′36″W (33.580912, -85.076704). The Little Tallapoosa River flows through the northwestern part of the city. U.S. Route 27 passes through the city center, leading north 9 miles (14 km) to Interstate 20 in Bremen and south 42 miles (68 km) to LaGrange. According to the United States Census Bureau, Carrollton has a total area of 22.8 square miles (59.1 km2) (22.3 square miles (57.7 km2) is land and 0.54 square miles (1.4 km2), or 2.37%, is water). Carroll County, of...
Carrollton:
$32,969
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$49,342
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$134,800
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$148,000
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Key Stats for Environmental Specialist

Less than 1 year
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Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
100%