Environmental Specialist

Las Cruces, New Mexico
12 Mar 2019
05 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The purpose of this position is to promote a safe work environment. These problems include but are not limited to prevention of human injury, environmental degradation and unsafe working conditions/practices. This is done through health, safety and environmental training, programs, and processes with a visible and uncompromised commitment to the protection of the environment as well as the productivity of the Company's employees.

• Maintain a fundamental knowledge of Company specific Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) standards, programs and goals by applying elementary HSE procedures as established by the Company on a project site or in an office through training
• Assess whether project site adheres to Company and regulatory HSE standards and guidelines
• Promote HSE standards and goals with programs throughout the Company and/or project to foster a safe and productive work environment
• Conduct limited scope onsite risk assessment and contribute to mitigation response with senior HSE professional
• Assist in the administration of a specific function such as maintaining HSE-specific project files on testing for substance abuse, collecting environmental or health samples, or providing personal protective equipment to project personnel
• Administer and monitor simple HSE programs involving lower levels of employees on the project or in the office through presentations, printed materials, and activities
• Monitor simple HSE programs by creating basic summaries/reports/presentations for HSE management
• Support preparation of HSE sections in the Project Execution Plan (PEP) and the Project Procedures Manual (PPM) for a simple project
• Provide input for simple HSE permit preparation on projects using established procedures
• Provide support in the development of simple HSE project plans and development of simple HSE specifications
• Assist in the preparation of simple surveys, audits, evaluations, inspections, and investigations of incidents and activities to monitor and track HSE standards, programs and goals including project environmental data collection and documentation
• Maintain simple reports or documents that may be required to meet corporate or regulatory requirements, including monitoring application of HSE standards and goals
• Analyze and make independent recommendations regarding solutions to problems with varying complexity in accordance with organization and/or project objectives and guidelines
• Organize and prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner, set priorities, and meet deadlines
• Plan and organize own work assignments, as well as carry out tasks from management staff
• Maintain compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, and global standards
• Adhere to and support Fluor\u0027s Health, Safety & Environmental and Sustainability Policies
• Effectively develop and apply the Core Skills to the job
• May need to travel to attend to business related matters
• Meet expectations on attendance and punctuality
• Other duties as assigned

Basic Job Requirements:
• Accredited four (4) year degree or global equivalent in applicable field of study and no previous years of work-related experience or a combination of education and directly related experience equal to four (4) years if non-degreed; some locations may have additional or different qualifications in order to comply with local requirements
• Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, and visitors
• Job related technical knowledge necessary to complete the job
• Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelines
• Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner

Other Job Requirements:
• Possess or be able to attain U. S. TS/SCI Clearance with a minimum of a favorably adjudicated CI Polygraph
• U.S. Citizen
• Gather industry-wide HSE-related information and data for application to HSE programs and procedures
• Occasionally assist with the activities of subordinates when requested by supervisor

Preferred Qualifications:
• Basic computer and software skills to include the use of word processing and email as well as the intermediate use of spreadsheets and electronic presentations