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Environmental Coordinator

Company: Colas
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Subsidiary: Colaska Inc.

QAP is one of the companies within Colaska Inc., the Colas USA subsidiary that operates throughout the state of Alaska. Headquartered in Anchorage, QAP constructs roads, airports, and major infrastructure projects. QAP also has a team that specializes in logistics and self-sufficiency that is designed to complete projects in remote areas of Alaska. To learn more about the Colaska Family of Companies, visit

Throughout Colas USA, we provide competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. We pride ourselves on upholding the highest standards of safety, environmental conservation, and ethical conduct as we strive to grow our infrastructure products and services through empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company's value chain. To learn more about the Colas USA Family of Companies, please visit

QAP, and the rest of the Colas USA Family of Companies, is part of the Colas Group, the worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance. For information on our international network visit


Is responsible for promoting, leading and monitoring the Quality, Health, Safety and Environment approach in line with the Group's primary value, Safety, and related policies.

Main Responsibilities

  • Monitor, forecast and communicate environmental costs at the project level.
  • Identify and obtain applicable permits and manage as required in the Environmental Management System (EMS).
  • Develop a comprehensive tracking matrix to capture all requirements.
  • Review and interpret environmental specifications and drawings.
  • Understand state and local regulations and review requirements.
  • Prepare site specific plans and submit required reports.
  • Provide input to work plans and participate in meetings.
  • Communicate with field crews to ensure understanding of project environmental requirements.
  • Identify project materials and vendors needed to support the environmental requirements at the project.
  • Conduct applicable environmental training and field inspections and identify environmental risks.
  • Organize data management and processes for projects and encourage production operations through development of new or existing programs.
  • Communicate with internal and external agencies or customers regarding environmental procedures.
  • Coordinate, manage and implement project-wide environmental compliance programs and strategies at the project.
  • Maintain records of all requirements and monitor compliance tools.
  • Identify applicable environmental requirements at federal, state and local levels for the project which may include: hazardous waste, air quality, storm water, spill plans, etc. Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree in environmental health, environmental engineering, environmental studies, or another related field is generally required.
    • Previous experience as an environmental coordinator may be required. Environmental coordinators must be organized and pay close attention to detail, as well as work effectively in a team setting and on their own with minimal supervision
    • Interest in EHS function in a construction project setting or applicable, preferred
    • Strong technical knowledge of environmental regulations
    • Experience setting up training programs
    • Familiarity with using computer and standard software
    • Effective communicator Other Requirements
      • Regular, reliable attendance.
      • Work productively and regularly meet deadlines.
      • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
      • Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
      • Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
      • May work at different locations and in various conditions. Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here to view the EEO document. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to:
        • to meet the requirements of the role in which you are applying
        • complete any part of the application process
        • access or use the online application process and need an alternative method for applying
          Please contact Colas Inc. at 973-290-9082 or send an email to

Keywords: Colas, Anchorage , Environmental Coordinator, Other , Anchorage, Alaska

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