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Environmental Field Inspector

Location: Norwell, MA, United States
Date Posted: Oct 7, 2020
Category: Compliance
Job ID: 68250

Job Description


The Opportunity

Clean Harbors Norwell, MA is seeking an Environmental Field Inspector to join their safety conscious team! The Environmental Field Inspector, is responsible for completing groundwater and to a lesser extent soil sampling projects at Clean Harbors and customer facilities nationwide. In addition, when not traveling to CHES facilities for sample evens, the Field Inspector will assist with response actions involving site assessment and remediation. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting CHES senior management with sampling projects and at times overseeing and documenting response actions involving, Immediate Response Actions, Release Abatement Measures and Phase I and II investigations at hazardous waste sites in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The work involves extensive travel to CHES facilities and locations nationwide.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Geology or Environmental Sciences is preferred.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Group 401K with company matching component
  • Opportunities for growth and development for every career stage
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Serves as Field Inspector for the CHES engineering branch.
  • Part of a project team assisting with small to midsize and technically complex projects involving soil and groundwater sampling, waste site cleanup and construction.
  • Prepare data summaries and written reports. When not traveling the Field Inspector will be part of the CHES on call rotation.
  • Work with field supervisors and technicians in order to meet project objectives.
  • Provides technical support to field service offices.
  • Provides timely, concise and relevant information to superiors and subordinates.
  •  Works closely with the Health and Safety in resolving issues in an appropriate and timely manner.
  • Performs other duties and tasks as assigned from time to time by management and will be required by the needs of the Clean Harbors business.

What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?

  • Excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Windows based activities.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong people skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently.
  • Excellent interpersonal silks.
  • Groundwater sampling experience and knowledge of Federal and State regulations governing remedial sites a plus

40-years of sustainability in action. At Clean Harbors, our mission is to create a safer, cleaner environment through the treatment, recycling, and disposal of hazardous materials. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and

industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.


Join our safety focused team today! To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at


For additional information about driver career opportunities, please call us at 1-833-32-DRIVE (1-833-32-37483).


Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.


Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.



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