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- Environmental law expertise
- Knowledge of environmental issues affecting public health
- Training in chemistry and clinical lab testing
- Analytical thinking
- Research skills
- Site development experience
- Attention to details
- Computer literacy
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Dear Mr. Black:
It is with great interest that I submit to you the enclosed resume in response to your posting for a new Environmental Technician. As a highly skilled and educated professional, I possess a wide range of knowledge and experience that will allow me to contribute toward the success of your organization in this capacity.
My expertise lies in utilizing a variety of instruments and technology to measure, monitor, and control environmental pollutants. From conducting site surveys and performing assessments/inspections to taking chemical samples and overseeing system installation, my background and skill set are certain to render me an immediate asset to your team. Furthermore, through my experience I have become well versed in managing National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents, as well as ensuring project compliance with both NEPA and Section 106 regulations.
The following achievements demonstrate my qualification for this position:
Performing day-to-day tasks for a 4,000-acre site to ensure full compliance with all required conditions for seven water discharge permits; reporting to the team leader on the status of utility repairs, water discharges, and sampling.
Preparing and developing technical reports and scientific documents based on survey, study, and assessment findings.
Managing hazardous and non-hazardous waste for comprehensive regulatory compliance and proper management.
Writing Standard Operating Procedures and acquiring approvals for critical spill basins and leaks.
Coordinating efforts between government officials, local authoritative agencies, and the public to generate environmental awareness, safety, and conservation.
Utilizing exceptional research, analytical, and communication skills to lead productive teams and facilitate valuable project results.
My steadfast dedication to improving and monitoring environmental resources, along with my acute knowledge of legal restrictions and compliance issues, will contribute immensely to the success of future projects with Blueway Waterworks. Thank you for your consideration, and I look forward to speaking with you soon.
Alice C. Newcomb