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Waste Management Specialist II
Job Code:2022-P2S-031
Location:Niskayuna, NY
Division:Environmental - 1.4.2
Duration:Direct Hire

Job Responsibilities:

Position:   Waste Management Specialist II                         

Division:   Environmental

Duration:  Direct Hire

Location:  Niskayuna, NY


Company Description: 

Professional Project Services Inc. has upcoming opportunity for Waste Management Specialist II (Direct Hire) position at our office in Niskayuna, NY.  Please submit resumes via the web page link below.  


Professional Project Services, Inc. (Pro2Serve®) is a nationally-recognized technical and engineering services firm dedicated to providing critical infrastructure engineering services in support of our Nation’s security. Using a disciplined systems engineering approach that is supported by an innovative software toolset, Pro2Serve provides solutions to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of our government and private clients. We support the defense, energy, and science markets through responsive, cost-effective execution of critical security, facilities and infrastructure, nuclear defense and nonproliferation, and environmental projects.


Job Description

Duties to include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing hazardous and radiological protection program implementation oversight support to the facility’s DOE Line Manager in the management of DOE’s contracts.
  • Provide field oversight, information, support, and advice to DOE with respect to the safe implementation of decontamination and decommissioning activities for contaminated facilities at the small sites and SLA projects.
  • Review of demolition activities, design documents, construction drawings, work packages, work plans, radiological surveys, procedures, permits, and regulatory documentation.
  • Assisting DOE in day-to-day field verification of safe and compliant radiological protection program implementation.
  • Assisting DOE with oversight of Hazardous and Radioactive waste generation, packaging and removal and Coordination of waste shipments for disposal via various transportation modes such as truck and railroad.
  • Prepare and present Reports and briefings as required.
  • Participate in periodic required training.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering or Science, or Civil Engineering Technology degree related to construction.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in characterization activities including sampling, sampling methods, EPA requirements related to RCRA and CERCLA, DOT requirements for transportation of radioactive and hazardous materials.
  • Certification in hazardous materials transportation required.
  • Must possess an excellent understanding of technical issues and be able to communicate them effectively verbally and in writing.
  • Must be able to draft professional quality correspondence, reports, briefings, and other communications.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively before groups of senior-level customers in the DOE and within the company.
  • Must be able to successfully perform advanced mathematical functions as required.
  • Must have demonstrable fluency with computers, software, and general office equipment.
  • Must possess problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritize daily work schedule so that production goals are met, and adapt to changing requirements.
  • Must be able to perform medium work involving climbing, walking, and visual inspection and tolerate exposure to environmental conditions while performing assessments or field operations.



Direct Hire


Federal Government Clearance:

This position may require the ability to obtain a government clearance. This position may require reviews and test for absence of any illegal drugs along with a background investigation by the Federal government in order to obtain an access authorization prior to employment, and may require subsequent reinvestigations may be required.


EEO Employer:

Affirmative Action Employer—M/F/Vet/Disab/LGBT



Pro2Serve’s benefits package was carefully designed to meet the needs of our employees and their families.


These benefits include:

  • Major Medical Plan with Prescription Card, Dental Plan, Vision, and Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan 401(k)
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Comprehensive Leave
  • Holidays



Pay Rate:
Please submit salary or hourly rate requirements along with resume or in a cover letter.


Job location:

Niskayuna, NY area

Please submit resumes via the web page link.


If you meet the above requirements/qualifications, please click the Apply Now button to submit your resume to be considered for this position, as well as added to our national database.  We look forward to talking with candidates who have the requisite skills and experience level.