NPPR Job opportunities
NPPR's Communications Coordinator position has now been filled, but here are some other great opportunities:
The Hazardous Waste and Toxics Reduction Program within the Department of Ecology is looking to fill a Hazardous Waste PPA Specialist (Environmental Specialist 4) position. This position is located in our Northwest Regional Office (NWRO) in Shoreline, WA.
In this position you will work with small businesses and local governments in Ecology’s NW region to reduce and manage dangerous waste, and to prevent storm water pollution. The position may also help businesses switch to safer products and technologies to reduce or eliminate their dangerous wastes. The position develops strong partnerships with communities, businesses, and interest groups to ensure proper management of dangerous wastes and prevent polluted runoff to waters of the state and especially Puget Sound. https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/washington/jobs/3553261/hazardous-waste-ppa-specialist-environmental-specialist-4, Priority for applicants on or before 5/29/22
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is looking for a Toxic Chemical Product Testing Specialist to join our team of dedicated environmental professionals working to protect public and environmental health. This role focuses on eliminating or reducing toxic chemicals in consumer products that can get into our bodies and pollute our air, water, and land. Help us move Minnesota toward safer and more sustainable products! The position closes on May 23, 2022. Apply now: https://careers.mn.gov/psc/mnjob/MNCAREERS/HRCR/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1001&JobOpeningId=55440&PostingSeq=1&PortalActualURL=https://careers.mn.gov/psc/mnjob/MNCAREERS/HRCR/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL%3FPage%3DHRS_APP_JBPST_FL%26Action%3DU%26FOCUS%3DApplicant%26SiteId%3D1001%26JobOpeningId%3D55440%26PostingSeq%3D1&PortalRegistryName=MNCAREERS&PortalServletURI=https://careers.mn.gov/psp/mnjob/&PortalURI=https://careers.mn.gov/psc/mnjob/&PortalHostNode=HRMS&NoCrumbs=yes&PortalKeyStruct=yes
SCIENCE, ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND SAFETY SUPPORT SPECIALIST: The Toxics Use Reduction Institute (TURI) at UMass Lowell seeks a Science/EHS Support Specialist. We’re looking for a high-achieving individual to help research environmental and health hazards of chemicals that may be added to the Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction Act list. The Science EHS Support Specialist will gather information on chemical toxicity and effects, help to define chemical categories, and identify alternatives, as well as provide support at Science Advisory Board meetings. This is a 9-month position with the possibility of extension.https://www.turi.org/About_Us/Careers_and_Opportunities/Science_Environmental_Health_and_Safety_Support_Specialist, Posted 5/5/22
ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE, SOCIAL JUSTICE CONSULTANT: The Toxics Use Reduction Institute (TURI) at UMass Lowell seeks a consultant to provide an analytical report on communities in Massachusetts that are disproportionately impacted by the use and release of toxic chemicals.
Both of these positions are located within the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM), Office of Program Support, Pollution Prevention and Compliance Assistance Section. They are both regional positions which cover pollution prevention voluntary programs as well as provide compliance and technical assistance to businesses and others needing confidential regulatory assistance. One is located in the IDEM Northwest Regional Office in Valparaiso, Indiana (Close to Chicago, IL) and the other is in the IDEM Southwest Regional Office in Petersburg, IN (near Evansville, IN).
NWRO position: https://workforindiana.in.gov/job-invite/336826/, Posted 4/30/22
SWRO position: https://workforindiana.in.gov/s/B7hGgE, Posted 4/14/22