EHS Consultant

Saratoga County, New York

To Location
1 Fairchild Square, Clifton Park, NY

Environmental Health and Safety Consultant
Clifton Park, New York

HRP’s Clifton Park, New York office has an immediate full-time opportunity for an individual with 0 to 4 years of experience in EHS. The candidate will have demonstrated success working in several program areas noted below or the education and ambition to do so. The candidate will possess curiosity, drive and ambition. This is a fantastic opportunity for a self-motivated, but team-oriented professional to further develop your career by joining a dynamic team that takes on challenging projects and that provides you with excellent rewards and benefits in return. If this sounds like the career move you have been waiting to make and if you meet our qualifications, we want to talk with you!

Candidates must demonstrate firsthand experience in completion of the following tasks:

Key Responsibilities
This position offers the opportunity to work with a diverse team of engineers and scientists to address complex environmental challenges executing the following roles / responsibilities:

  • Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S) compliance
  • Developing site specific EH&S compliance programs based on federal, state and local regulations, as well as, compliance with client company directives. Examples of programs include, Lockout / Tagout, Hazard Communication, Respiratory Protection, Confined Space Entry, Emergency Action, Fire Prevention, Exposure Control, Waste Minimization, Waste Management, Contingency Planning, etc.
  • Have the ability to work with a project manager to manage EH&S programs at client facilities serving as an EHS coordinator for various clients
  • Assist with H&S audits / inspections, and providing recommendations for corrective actions
  • Assist with H&S management systems development, including drafting of standard operating procedures, guidance documents, and training programs
  • Assist with the management of hazardous waste, including waste characterization, satellite area inspections, training, and correspondence with government agencies
  • Develop and conduct site specific EH&S training programs, including but not limited to, Hazard Communication, Lockout / Tagout, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biosafety, Fall Protection, Ladder Safety, Hazardous Waste Management, Respiratory Protection, RCRA / DOT, HAZWOPER, etc.
  • Assist with industrial hygiene related projects, including personal air sampling, indoor air quality assessment, noise assessments, surface wipe sampling, facility decommissioning, qualitative assessments, etc.
  • Be motivated, outgoing, and have the ability to interact with employees within various different industry settings
  • Conduct job safety analyses for jobs / tasks conducted within various different industry settings
  • Conduct incident investigations for clients following incidents occurring at client sites
Requirements
  • BS in Health and Safety or Environmental Engineering/Science
  • 0 to 4 years of experience in the EH&S field
  • Primary knowledge in OSHA regulations as well as knowledge of EPA and other federal, state and local regulations
  • Enthusiasm for challenge and new initiatives
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills and strong organizational abilities
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated professional judgment, consistency and attention to detail
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites
  • Adaptability and willingness to adjust to client needs
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours, if required
  • Interest in attaining professional licensure(s), including but not limited to CSP, ASP, and IH.

Preferred

  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER Training
  • Professional certification in EHS (CSP, ASP, OHST or similar)
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with the ability / desire to lead tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-starter and fast learner

As an Environmental Compliance Professional with HRP Associates Inc. you will be part of an industry-leading organization that continues to expand throughout the nation. Our business depends on retaining dedicated professionals like you to provide expert consultation and to our loyal clientele. HRP will reward and promote those individuals that continue to grow their practice. Therefore, we are second to none in our commitment to your professional growth and job satisfaction. We offer a positive, gratifying and challenging work environment in which you can continue to develop your skills and we provide additional professional development opportunities as well as competitive salaries, benefits package and flexible work environment.

Benefits & Company Culture:
The vision of HRP Associates, Inc. is reliant on the expertise of our dedicated professionals who provide excellent consultation to our loyal clientele. We lead the industry in our commitment to employee growth and satisfaction in a positive, gratifying, and challenging workplace environment. We offer professional development opportunities, competitive salaries, and an excellent benefits package to qualified employees.

We are always searching for top talent to join our growing team throughout HRP’s various locations. We constantly promote a fun and dynamic company culture, as well as a great work-life balance. Ideal candidates will enjoy working in team settings, participating in company-wide events and outings, possess a positive attitude, and can relate to our internal cultural motto of, “Work hard, play hard!”

Other major benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Life/Disability Insurance
  • Company-sponsored Profit-Sharing Pension Plan
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Vacations
  • Continuing Education Reimbursement

HRP Employee Groups:

  • JEDI Committee (ERGs)- featuring different diversity and inclusion groups, such as: HRP Women, HRP One, HRP Mosaic, HRP Pride, 312, and Community Outreach
  • CT Fun Committee- organizes employee events
  • Giving Group- coordinates events with local charities and organizations
  • Wellness Committee- promotes health and wellness

Who We Are:
HRP Associates, Inc. is a full-service environmental engineering and hydrogeology firm headquartered in Farmington, CT, with regional offices in Derby (CT), Tampa, Florida; Saint Charles, Missouri; Clifton Park, New York; and Greenville & Charleston, South Carolina. We also have satellite offices in Charlotte, North Carolina; San Diego, California; and Houston, Texas.

HRP's staff of professionals includes chemical, civil, geotechnical, and environmental engineers; inspectors; geologists; hydrogeologists; and industrial hygienists.

For more information on job postings in all our offices and to find out more about the company, please visit our website at www.hrpassociates.com and our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/c/HRPAssociatesInc. HRP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.