For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Temporary Hazardous Materials Specialist
Administrative and inspection work in the Town public health program; all other related work as required. Temporary position, not to exceed 6 months.
Bachelor’s degree in environmental health, public health or related field; one year experience in public health or comparable private sector work; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Must provide personal vehicle during the work day to conduct inspections within the Town. Must be able to obtain and receive certification in hazardous waste operations (hazwopper). Class D driver’s license required. Knowledge of the laws, rules and regulations pertaining to public health and sanitation. Knowledge of laboratory practices, test techniques, equipment and terminology of hazardous and chemical analysis. Knowledge of fuel and chemical storage and clean-up practices and procedures. Ability to enforce and interpret regulations firmly, tactfully and impartially. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Proficiency in the use of computers including word processing, spreadsheets and database. $26.04 hourly / 40 hours per week, no benefits. For more information and to apply, please visit www.townofbarnstable.us. Open until filled. AA/EOE