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Actalent Environmental Specialist in Agawam, Massachusetts

Hiring an Environmental Specialist! Ability to interview & on-board ASAP!!!


-Bachelor's in Environmental Science, Industrial Safety, Engineering, or a closely related field

-2-5 years of experience in an EH&S role

-Knowledge of OSHA, EPA, MassDEP, RCRA, Life Safety, EH&S, and Industrial Hygiene assessment methods


The EH&S Specialist develops, implements, and maintains successful environmental and safety initiatives at our facilities. This key position demands creative problem solving, strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively within the organization. The EH&S Specialist will be a team player as well as a change agent, will lead by example and foster safety as the highest priority in our culture and value system.

Position Responsibilities

  • Promote Safety as the Number One Priority of all OMG employees.

  • Provide support and guidance daily on safe work practices and proper PPE.

  • Ensure EH&S compliance audits are completed properly and timely. Assist with safety committee initiatives and goals, driving participation and follow-up.

  • Perform incident/accident investigations, root cause analysis, determination of corrective actions, and ensure recommended corrective actions/preventative measures are completed in a timely manner.

  • Perform Industrial Hygiene monitoring for heat stress, air quality, confined space atmospheric testing, and perform ergonomic evaluations and recommendations.

  • Drive continuous improvement and ergonomics initiatives.

  • Prepare and maintain accurate site EH&S records and documentation, including tracking and reporting of safety statistics.

  • Perform safety and environmental training in accordance with established safety programs and policies.

  • Assist with incident investigations, root cause, and countermeasures.

  • Assist with machine reviews for lockout tagout, machine guarding, and ergonomics.

  • Conduct visible opacity evaluation via EPA method 9 and 24.

  • Provide assistance and support to maintain compliance with OSHA, MassDEP, and EPA.

  • Manage the implementation of specialized programs to ensure facility compliance with hazard communication, hazardous waste minimization/elimination, storm

    water management, hazardous waste storage inspections, Spill Prevention, Countermeasures and Control Plan, VOC emission reporting, and chemical review and approval process.

  • Assist with blood-borne pathogen training, audiometric testing program, fall protection, confined space, respiratory protection, and ergonomic programs.

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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