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Environmental Technician

Vallejo, CA · Government/Military

Mare Island Dry Dock is seeking qualified individuals for the position of Environmental Technicians for the Maritime Ship repair industry.

The Environmental Technician is reports to the Environmental Manager and is responsible for suporting and implementing programs for environmental hazmat protection and compliance; acts as liaison with local, state, and federal environmental agencies; inspection and creation of Best Management Practices; participates in emergency planning activities (as the Qualified Individual); assists with environmental incident investigations, integrating environmental programs in the production environment; and training of employees and subcontractors.

The job has an emphasis in air quality regulation, especially Title V/NESHAP marine coating rules and records, SPCC, Over Water Transfers, TSCA, Storm Water, Wastewater Treatment, Hazardous Waste management and Environmental Sustainability.


Essential Functions:

  • Liaison support for community issues
  • Air Pollution Management (secondary contact)
  • Paint/Grit Information Management
  • Paint/Grit Waste Management
  • Asbestos Containing Materials Management (secondary contact)
  • Hazardous Materials Management (primary contact)
  • Hazardous / Universal Waste Management (secondary contact)

Characterization and Waste Determinations

  • Packaging
  • Labeling
  • Accumulation
  • Off Site Shipment
  • Manifest Tracking
  • Reporting

Spill Response Preparedness

  • Contingency Plan [C Plan]
  • SPCC
  • Hazardous waste Contingency Plan
  • Preparedness Planning and Exercises

Water Pollution Management

  • Oil Pollution Prevention
  • Storm Water Permit: Wet/Dry Monthly Inspection, SMARTS data input, Annual Report preparation and submittal, SWPPP implementation
  • Vallejo Sanitation: Monthly Drainage log to VSFCD, Quarterly report preparation and submittal to VSFCD, Daily Dock cleanliness walkthroughs, Permit Compliance
  • Over the Water Transfer Point of Contact
  • Ballast Water Management

NPDES Dry Dock Permit Compliance

  • Dry Dock Wipe Sampling
  • Receiving Water Sampling
  • Sediment Sampling
  • Before flood and during flood visual monitoring
  • BMP implementation and corrective actions
  • Quarter/Annual Self-Monitoring Reports: preparation and submittal

Environmental Training Database: Maintain and update

WRA PO for docking and undocking; Annual take report; Osprey Reporting or Concerns (primary contact)

  • Daily documented Environmental ship and yard walk throughs
  • Compliance Calendar Updating
  • Work with Safety/Production on Safety Data Sheet tracking/updating
  • Sub Contractor support and oversight

Minimum Requirements:

  • Required: High School Degree or GED
  • Preferred: 4 year Degree in related field
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in marine environmental management
  • Ability to climb ladders and walk for up to 8 hours per day
  • Microsoft Office intermediate to advanced level experience
  • Experience and ability to work with people collaboratively
  • Ability to work and inspect in small confined spaces
  • Ability to do simple math, averages, conversion of units, etc.

Skill, Knowledge and Abilities: Complex problem solving skills to identify and prioritize problem areas and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions. Microsoft Office program computer skills are required

Physical: Ability to drive or travel to locations, physically observe operations, stand, walk, climb, talk, listen and actively participate in communicating effectively with employees, customers and public. Use hands to reach, grasp, handle or feel. Able to walk on ships and in ship areas. Ability to lift up to 25 pounds.

Mental: Basic math and reading skills, writing and spelling ability to communicate clearly and effectively on all technical and business levels.

Working Conditions: Office; occasional exposure to wet humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles; moderate noise; occasional intense light/glare; work near moving machinery. Travel primarily involves ground transportation to and from job sites.

Normal working hours from 7am-3:30pm but may be required to answer customer service calls during evening, weekend, and holiday hours. Work sometimes takes place in wiring closets (small confined spaces), shipboard operations room (noisy environment), climbing ladder wells aboard ship and carrying equipment on and off vessels.

Are you an experienced Envhironmental Health Technician with expertise in maritime hazmat management experience? Do you have specialist interested in supporting Maritime site operations? Are you a problem solver that gets excited when a problem is more complex or more difficult, rather than less? Do you have the experience and minimal requirements as listed above? If the answer is YES, then we want to hear from you!


  • We are dedicated to the well-being of our team members through a comprehensive compensation and benefits program. You'll work hard... you'll play hard. No compromise.
  • Hourly Non-Exempt Position
  • Weekly payroll
  • Traditional 401k Payroll Deferral Program with company match
  • Employer paid Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • Employer paid Term Life Insurance
  • PTO (vacation and sick leave programs)
  • 24/7 Employee and HR Support Services

At Mare Island Dry Dock, LLC our first core value is to treat people fairly and do the right thing. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We are looking for people with the same enthusiasm, passion, and respect for hard work that brought us to where we are today. Are you a person that can make a difference? If the answer is, “Yes!” we look forward to meeting you! Must apply online at:

If you are interested in joining a company with the opportunity to follow your career path and feel you meet the qualifications for this position, then this is the company for you!

Mare Island Dry Dock, LLC operates on an 18+ acre site of land located on Mare Island in Vallejo CA is the home of both Dry Dock #2 and Dry Dock #3 of which both are active concrete graving docks with the largest capacity being a length of 720 feet.

Visits us on the web at http://www.middllc.com/

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. MARE ISLAND DRY DOCK, LLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely

  • No
Dmae Shannon, BSHRM, SPHR
Chief HR Practitioner
Tel:       916-752-2255 |  eFax:    916-244-0609

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