Kearny, New Jersey

Company Description

Clean Earth is one of the largest specialty waste management companies in the United States providing remediation, disposal, recycling, and beneficial reuse solutions for contaminated soil, dredged material, and hazardous and non-hazardous waste.  Our vast portfolio of technologies and services touches nearly every industry that generates waste including energy, infrastructure, commercial, industrial, retail, and healthcare markets.

Job Description

Under the direction of the EH&S Manager, the Environmental, Health and Safety Associate will have a passion for EH&S risks for a Waste Management facility and will perform various tasks around the facility, such as site inspections, observations and running regulatory reports.

Primary Responsibilities (Essential Functions):

  • Conduct compliance reviews, general risk assessments and other safety assessments to support Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) management. 
  • Perform facility EH&S inspections and maintain relevant EH&S logs and documentation. 
  • Oversee Hazardous Waste Storage area and ensure regulatory agency compliance, including labeling, containment, proper disposal and documentation.
  • Assist in achieving compliance with applicable laws and regulations. 
  • Prepare applicable EH&S reports as necessary, including Tier II Stormwater DMRs and other applicable reports. 
  • Provide assistance and advice on EH&S issues and make recommendations to facility management. 
  • Participate in incident investigations and Root Cause Analysis
  • Develop Task Hazard Analysis (THA) with the facility staff
  • Assist in the development and presentation of relevant EH&S training 
  • Observe EH&S regulations, wear all required safety equipment, encourages safe working practices, corrects obvious hazards immediately or reports them to the proper personnel. 
  • Maintain positive and proactive relations with managers and employees, as well as our customers and regulatory agencies. 
  • Assist in administering and maintaining compliance programs such as LOTO, Hazard Communication, EAP, Hearing Conservation, Hot Work, Respiratory Protection, BBP, etc.
  • Comply with all company and EH&S procedures and policies.
  • Perform other reasonably related tasks as assigned by management.


Kearny, New Jersey

Harsco's services and products directly support worldwide industries that are fundamental to economic growth, from steel mills to railroads, natural gas and energy. Our unmatched ability to harness and share comprehensive global insight, expertise and talent provides an unparalleled competitive edge for our customers. We call this our Insight onsite™. Harsco operates in more than 30 countries around the world. We are powered by motivated people who approach each day with pride and dedication. Our commitment to excellence begins with an enduring value structure based on doing business with integrity, and a safety culture centered on Zero Harm.

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