Lead Hazardous Materials Technician – Laughlin AFB, Texas
Benefits Offered: 401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision
Employment Type: Full-Time
Bhate Environmental Associates, Inc. (www.bhate.com) is seeking a Lead Hazardous Materials (HM) Technician to manage the Air Force Enterprise Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health Management Information System (EESOH-MIS) for Laughlin AFB, TX. The Lead HM Technician’s duties will primarily be at Laughlin AFB.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
The Lead HM Technician will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
- Coordinate HM program support activities.
- Assist shops with submitting Process Authorizations.
- Review Process Authorizations submitted in EESOH-MIS.
- Make recommendations for authorization and tracking of hazardous materials, as necessary .
- Track Hazardous Materials entering the Base in EESOH-MIS.
- Monitor organization use of EESOH-MIS to ensure hazardous materials are properly tracked and users are authorized.
- Prepare training materials, and provide training in support of the IHMP program, through classes and personal interactions on the proper use of EESOH-MIS.
- Assist in tracking users and ensuring all System Authorization Access Request (SAAR) forms are up-to-date, accurate, and properly approved.
- Perform an annual SAAR validation and report results.
- Perform HM compliance inspections of shops.
- Provide a monthly report of HM activities.
- Perform customer compliance assessments and report on findings.
- Compile the data necessary to accomplish EPCRA reporting and provide EPCRA data reports.
Minimum Education/Training Requirements:
- High School Diploma and relevant certification for work to be performed + 16 years’ experience, or AAS Degree + 14 years’ experience, or BS Degree + 6 years’ experience
- HAZWOPER 24/40-Hr Certificate & 8-Hr Annual Refreshers (if required)
- Pass a Government background check, to obtain a government issued Common Access Card (CAC)
- Possess a valid U.S. State-issued driver’s License
Expected Duration of Employment – Base Year (June 15, 2019 – June 14, 2020). Four Option years through June 14, 2024, may be exercised by the client.
Competitive compensation and benefits are available and will be determined based on related experience and knowledge.
Bhate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.