Environmental Compliance Technician

Washington D.C.
Sep 05, 2023
Oct 10, 2023
Full Time

The Environmental Compliance Technician a member of the Utilities, Energy, and Engineering (UEE) Department, part of Facilities Planning, Construction and Management (FPCM) at the George Washington University. Facilities Planning, Construction and Management (FPCM) is comprised of several units that operate and maintain university facilities, including but not limited to providing quality support services for the physical environment of the university, campus planning activities, construction projects, campus development projects, and oversight on building related regulatory matters. For more information, please go to our webpage: http://facilities.gwu.edu/. The UEE department manages all utilities of the campus including fuel system maintenance, energy and environmental compliance, as well as engineering initiatives.

Reporting to the Environmental Compliance and Regulatory Specialist, the Environmental Compliance Technician is responsible for supporting the environmental compliance program that includes but not limited to fuel system & air quality compliance by performing weekly/monthly inspections, support fuel system preventive maintenance program and is capable of making repairs as a part of corrective actions.

Additional responsibilities will include, but not limited to:


  • Conducts weekly fuel system compliance inspection, track fuel inventory, Stormwater Management BMP inspections, Erosion and Sediment Control Inspections, air quality emissions monitoring, and HAZMAT surveys and inspections, among others
  • Performs SWPPP and various permit updates, revisions, and maintenance
  • Supports university wide fuel spill prevention and preparedness program
  • Ensures compliance with applicable regulations in environmental programs such as storm water, air pollution control, and hazardous materials reporting, among others
  • Take corrective actions and perform repairs to address above ground and underground storage tank inspection deficiencies
  • University liaison contractors for regulatory compliance, inspections, and routine maintenance work
  • Prepares, reviews and submits required inspection reports for internal recordkeeping and to regulatory agencies
  • Understands, interprets, explains and applies Federal, State and local laws and regulations applicable to the universities fuel system inventory
  • Collects data, manages documentation, processes report’s and prepares concise summaries
  • Recommends and implements changes to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for fuel systems as a result of regulatory changes and University needs
  • Plans and organizes inspection schedules, preventative maintenance work, fuel deliveries
  • Manage equipment inventory for air compliance and fuel system compliance needs.

Performs other work-related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude leadership from assigning duties that are logically related to this role.


If interested, please apply at: https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/104949


The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.