Asbestos Safety Technician in Haddon Heights, NJ at Pennoni

Date Posted: 12/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.

Pennoni is seeking a Asbestos Safety Technician in our Haddon Heights office with experience consistent but not limited to:

Duties of the asbestos safety technician (AST) pursuant to NJAC 5:23-8.1 through 8.22 (“Subchapter 8”) shall include:

  • be currently licensed (or eligible for licensing)
  • perform all required air sampling
  • monitor the asbestos project for conformance with NJAC 5:23-8.1 through 8.22 (“Subchapter 8”)
  • continuously inspect the performance of the contractor
  • be on site from the initial preparation of the work area through the approved final visual inspection
  • perform all inspections.
  •  direct the actions of the contractor
  • require that all workers present a valid asbestos worker card
  • direct corrective action
  •  direct corrective action for air concentrations above the acceptance criteria
  • monitor the removal of all asbestos-contaminated waste from the work area
  • keep an up-to-date and comprehensive daily log of on-site activities.
  • prepare a comprehensive final report


Duties of the asbestos project inspector (API) pursuant to the Philadelphia Asbestos Control Regulation (ACR);

The Asbestos Project Inspector (API) shall;

  • be currently licensed (or eligible for licensing)
  • perform all required air sampling
  • monitor the asbestos project for conformance with the ACR.
  • initial, project and clearance air sampling
  • visual inspections during the course of the asbestos project
  • protect building occupants and the general public from exposure to asbestos.


Job Requirements

Required Attributes

  • Required Education: Associates Degree in Natural Science or Applied Science.
  • Minimum years of relevant experience: 0-3.
  • Licenses Required: NJAC Subchapter 8 AST.
  • Essential Software Skills: Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to maintain contractor compliance with all asbestos regulations and best practices.

Preferred Attributes

  • Leadership qualities. Ability to command respect from contractors.


Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

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