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Florida Atlantic University Environmental Specialist in John D. McArthur Campus - Jupiter, Florida

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Position Summary:

Florida Atlantic University is seeking an Environmental Specialist, Jupiter, FL.

With over 30,000 students from all 50 states and over 180 countries, 21 intercollegiate teams, 180 plus degree programs, and an administration that thrives on discovery and excellence, FAU is pushing the boundaries of higher education. Florida Atlantic's faculty and staff are trailblazers and innovators with a passion for finding creative solutions while advancing science, art, and technology in all disciplines. Our work environment is a hub of cultures from across the nation and the world, making FAU a place where collaboration flourishes.

Summary of Responsibilities Include:

  • Support of the management of the EH&S hazardous materials and hazardous waste, including but not limited to conducting campus inspections, responding to hazardous materials spills, coordinating collection and transport of hazardous shipments.

  • Support of general EH&S operations, i.e. recordkeeping, training, equipment maintenance, EH&S facilities and vehicle maintenance, etc.

  • Collection of hazardous materials (chemical, biological and radioactive).

  • Special projects and perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent and at least four years of environmental and/or fire safety industry experience required. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential to success in this position.Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel.Must also have excellent customer service, organizational and time management skills.

Salary:

$17.43 - $19.50 per hour

College or Department:

Environmental Health and Safety

Location:

John D. McArthur Campus - Jupiter

Work Days and Hours:

Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Overtime as required.

Application Deadline:

2020-04-14-07:00

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. 711Preference in appointment will be given to eligible veterans, spouses of eligible veterans, and certain family members of eligible veterans, in accordance with Florida Statutes, Section 295.07. Please submit your DD214 (Member 4 preferred) showing your dates and character of service with your application as an attachment or fax to 561-297-3915 or scan and email to jobs@fau.edu, prior to the closing date of the position. If faxing your DD214, please also send an email to jobs@fau.edu to notify us that the form was faxed, make sure the email includes your name and the REQ# of the job that was applied to.Final candidate will be required to have official, sealed transcripts and original NACES evaluation, if applicable, sent from their educational institution to Human Resources prior to the start of employment.Successful completion of a background check, which may include a motor vehicle check, credit check, fingerprinting or additional screening, is required for the selected candidate prior to the start date.A resume and a cover letter are required for this position. Make sure to attach these required documents in the Attachments section of the application. Any missing required documents may result in disqualification.This recruitment has been reopened; all previous applicants are still under consideration and need not reapply. This position may close without prior notice.

Florida Atlantic University is where your future begins.

Florida Atlantic's faculty and staff are trailblazers and innovators with a passion for finding creative solutions while advancing science, art and technology in all disciplines. Student success, excellence and community engagement are some of our highest values as a university. These values are prominent throughout FAU's community and are essential to the employee experience. FAU is committed to the principles of engaged teaching, research and service, and reflects this commitment as a key Platform in its 2015 - 2025 Strategic Plan. All persons aspiring to achieve excellence in the practice of these principles are encouraged to apply.

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Florida Atlantic University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access institution 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 veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057. For communication assistance, call 7-1-1.

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