Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for an Environmental Specialist is R508,682
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Specialists?
An early career Environmental Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R358,394 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Environmental Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R480,542 based on 26 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Environmental Specialists Do?
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. …Read more
- 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.