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Actalent Environmental Specialist (Entry Level) in Somerville, Massachusetts

Multiple Openings


  • Must have a strong interest in working in the field with hazardous waste

  • Will be responsible for working in teams to perform lab pack services including chemical segregation, packing, and disposal and performing chemical inventories

  • Perform audits and inspections of facilities and laboratories

  • Assist management in developing top accounts and devising standard operating procedures

  • Demonstrate supervisory leadership skills through interactions with team members

There will not be a "typical" day in the sense that they will be serving different clients and completing different tasks each day. Candidates will report to the Somerville office everyday and then drive out to different sites in a company vehicle with their team of 1-4 other people. 8-10 hour days beginning at 6 or 7am.


Health & Safety, environmental, customer service, chemistry, biology, osha 40, hazardous material, field surveying, environmental science, field service, osha

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's OR Associate's in science related field

  • Environmental Science degree preferred

  • Related field (Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Geology, Marine, etc.)

  • Need some sort of prior work experience, ideally hands on or customer service (NOT research)

  • Must be personable and able to interact with clients daily

  • Must be comfortable with the physical aspects of the position in packing and disposing of chemicals

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

Actalent is an equal opportunity employer.

About Actalent

Actalent connects passion with purpose. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts that drive scale, innovation, and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 engineering and sciences consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia, and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500. An operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions, Actalent launched as a new specialized engineering and sciences services and workforce solutions brand in 2021.