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 Virgilina, Virginia

Halifax County, Virginia
157
Male:
73 (46.5%)
Female:
84 (53.5%)
Virgilina is a town in Halifax County, Virginia, United States. The population was 154 at the 2010 census. Virgilina was once a copper mining town. It is named Virgilina because it is located on the Virginia and North Carolina border. It is approximately 15 miles from Roxboro, North Carolina, which has a road, Virgilina Road, named in its honor. Virgilina is located at 36°32′43″N 78°46′25″W (36.545244, -78.773720). According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km²), all of it land. As of the census of 2000, there were 159 people, 76 households, and 43 families residing in the town. The population density was 256.2 people per square mile (99.0/km²). There were 86 housing units at an average density of 138.6 per square mile (53.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.08% White, 1.66% African American and 1.26% Native American. There were 76 households out of...
Virgilina:
$33,000
Virginia:
$64,792
$620
Virgilina:
$110,400
Virginia:
$243,500
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Key Stats for Environmental Specialist

5-9 years
100%

Years of Experience

5-9 years
100%