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Environmental Emergency Response Analyst

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Jul 3, 2024


Job Description


Job Overview

Under general supervision, interfaces daily with the ER Environmental Project Manager in planning, managing and implementing the Environmental Emergency Response, Deicing, and Ramp Cleanliness Programs for the Environmental Affairs Department including activities subject to environmental laws and regulations (spills and accidental releases, natural disasters, equipment/vehicle/aircraft failures, winter weather, etc.). 

What you will be doing:

  • Administers assigned environmental compliance program(s); analyzes federal, state and local environmental regulations that impact airport property, planning and/or operations and develops options for compliance with impacted work and/or operational areas; makes recommendations and assists in developing program plans.
  • Performs field investigations, inspections and remediation having impact on assigned airport environmental program(s), construction sites and properties; directs and performs testing and sampling of soil, water, and/or air in accordance with applicable regulatory criteria; analyzes and interprets data.  Collection of samples involves access to remote, undeveloped sites and must be performed in all weather. 
  • Respond/coordinate responses to environmental emergency calls during workday and after hours as needed.
  • Document spill response activities in Airport's databases.
  • Assist with training of Environmental Affairs Department staff on emergency response and deicing procedures.
  • Performs trend analyses and monitor performance metrics.
  • Performs regular inspections of facilities and surrounding areas to identify maintenance, appearance, and cleanliness issues inconsistent with standards.
  • Assesses work in progress to ensure compliance with contract, safety and appearance standards; follows up with responsible parties to resolve open issues. 
  • Assist with collection and preparation for disposal of hazardous and universal wastes.
  • Assist the remediation program as needed with required soil and groundwater sampling activities.
  • Support the Airport winter weather operations and emergency response when needed.  May include weekends, holidays, and overnight schedules.
  • Works both in an office and an outdoor environment. Drives to locations on and off Airport property.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

What you need:

  • Bachelor's degree in physical or life sciences, environmental science, engineering or related field from an accredited college or university.
  • Two (2) years of professional experience in environmental operations, environmental analysis, or environmental program administration.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted to the above.
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver's license.

Special requirements:

  • Must obtain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) Airport Identification/Access Badge (badge) in accordance with Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requirements in Chapter 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations Part 1500 et. Al. and DFW Airport's Airport Security Program within thirty (30) days from date of employment and maintain qualification for a SIDA badge upon each badge renewal.
  • This is a designated safety sensitive position as defined in DFW Airport's Drug and Alcohol Administrative Policy and Procedure.  Applicants selected for this position will be required to pass a drug screening test prior to employment and to submit to drug screening on a random basis during the length of their employment in the safety sensitive position.
  • This is a designated essential employee position as defined in the Categories and Classifications of Employees Policy of the Airport Administrative Policy and Procedure.  This is defined as an employee whose attendance is required to maintain airport operations during an emergency or inclement weather situation.
  • Department may designate specific area(s) of environmental experience.
  • Licenses and certifications required by state and federal agencies for the performance of these job duties must be obtained within the time specified by department.  Failure to do so may result in termination of employment.
  • Fulfill all training requirements and activities in accordance with Title 14 CFR Part 139 and Administrative Policy AO.014.01, Ground Vehicle Driver Training for Air Operations Area.
  • Ability to pass a medical physical examination.

About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport-one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We're recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of nearly 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We're looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.


Job Info

Job ID# 1007755

Jul 3, 2024

United States