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Environmental Compliance Specialist/Environmental Scientist/Environmental Engineer

Las Cruces NM

North Wind is hiring and we have unparalleled benefits in the industry. Join a dynamic and growing company. North Wind is a great place to work offering:

• Stability – North Wind has been in business for 21 years, has been profitable every year since its inception and continues to grow.

• Competitive Salaries and 401k

• Comprehensive health benefits with numerous plans to choose from

• A large variety of challenging projects


Job Responsibilities

Join the team and support the mission of the US Army at the White Sands Missile Range near Las Cruces, NM.

Your primary responsibility would be to characterize a wide variety of waste types to determine regulatory requirements. This involves recommending analytical testing based on Permit requirements, properly identifying EPA waste codes and LDR status, and developing waste profiles and other documentation required for storage, transportation, and disposal in accordance with EPA and New Mexico hazardous waste regulations.

Other duties include inspection and acceptance of hazardous waste containers; collection of samples for analytical testing; lab packing waste containers; reviewing and recommending updates for permits, procedures, and safety documents.


Job Qualifications

Knowledge and experience with waste characterization and RCRA regulations.

Ability to safely operate vehicles and equipment, handle waste and waste containers including 55 gallon drums, maintain HAZWOPER certification including respirator use.

US Citizen and able to pass DOD NACI background investigation.

Valid driver's license.



High School or college degree and training in hazardous waste management.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8714 or e-mail hr@northwindgrp.com for assistance.


Apply: https://careers.northwindgrp.com/careers/

Posted January 10, 2019

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