$53,392
Avg. Salary
$22.44
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Environmental Specialist in Vancouver, Washington is $22.44 per hour.

The average pay for an Environmental Specialist in Vancouver, Washington is $53,392 per year.

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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 Vancouver, Washington

Clark County, Washington
172,853
Male:
82,958 (48.0%)
Female:
89,895 (52.0%)
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. State of Washington. Incorporated in 1857, it is the fourth-largest city in the state, with a population of 161,791 as of April 1, 2010 census. Vancouver is the county seat of Clark County and forms part of the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area, the 23rd-largest metropolitan area in the United States. Originally established in 1825 around Fort Vancouver, a fur trading outpost, the city is located on the Washington-Oregon border along the Columbia River, directly north of Portland. In 2005, Money magazine named it No. 91 on its list of best places in America to live. In 2015, WalletHub ranks Vancouver the 60th best place to live for families in US. Vancouver shares its name with the larger city of Vancouver in southern British Columbia, Canada, approximately 300 mi (480 km) to the north. Both cities were named after sea...
Vancouver:
$51,988
Washington:
$64,129
$1,026
Vancouver:
$227,700
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

Environmental Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Environmental Specialist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: