Environmental Specialist

University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA Scientific / Municipal & Government

Job Reference #: 51877

Role Responsiblities

  • Prepares and conducts individual and group hands-on training for painting and coating professionals and managers; 
  • Develops curriculum based on the needs of painting and coating professionals and managers;
  • Researches and develops new and innovative technologies and incorporates them into education and training;
  • Works on grant and contract projects dealing with waste reduction, air emission and recycling;
  • Creates and directs specific demonstration projects that address high priority solid and hazardous waste materials, air emissions, or wastewater;
  • Organizes and conducts waste reduction programs and projects throughout the state;
  • Works with targeted industry to focus on specific waste reduction techniques and opportunities;
  • Prepares written waste reduction reports and manuals addressing business and industry projects;
  • Conducts on-site reviews of waste management and air emissions at the request of business and industry.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental science or related field plus at least one year of experience in environmental consulting required. 
  • Experience in coating and painting industry, and military experience preferred.


Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law. The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by Sunday, June 30, 2019 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu. UNI is a tobacco free campus.

Application Instructions:

Application materials received by Sunday, June 30, 2019 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu. UNI is a tobacco free campus.

Job ID: 68453

Posted 19 days ago

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