Environmental Compliance Inspectors


Inspect and investigate sources of pollution to protect the public and environment and ensure conformance with Federal, State, and local regulations and ordinances.
Also called: Enforcement Officer, Environmental Compliance Officer, Environmental Specialist, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Enforcement Officer (RCRA Enforcement Officer)

Knowledge:

    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Safety and Government
  • law and government
  • public safety and security
    Math and Science
  • chemistry
  • arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
    Engineering and Technology
  • computers and electronics

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
  • reading work related information
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
    People and Technology Systems
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
  • figuring out how a system should work and how changes in the future will affect it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • listen and understand what people say
    Ideas and Logic
  • make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
  • notice when problems happen
    Visual Understanding
  • quickly compare groups of letters, numbers, pictures, or other things
  • see hidden patterns
    Math
  • choose the right type of math to solve a problem

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Integrity
  • Attention to Detail
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Self Control
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Dependability

Technology:

    Analytical or scientific software
  • DQO-PRO
  • Environmental Knowledge and Assessment Tool EKAT
    Data base user interface and query software
  • Database software
  • Microsoft Access
    Project management software
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft SharePoint

Education:

    bachelor's degree
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