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Ron Etter

Ronald W. Etter

Environmental Group Manage

Professional Experience:

Mr. Etter has over 25 years as a project manager, operations manager,  environmental manager and consultant.  He brings a wide range of knowledge and experience including the operation and management of pre-treatment wastewater facilities, industrial hygiene monitoring, conducting EHS audits, preparation and implementation of compliance strategies to comply with local, state and federal regulatory permits and agencies' documentation requirements and preparation of Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasures Plans (SPCC), Site Characterization Reports, UST Closure Reports, Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments, and Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP).

Project Experience:

Global Manufacturing Company (Headquarters in Henrico)
Conducted environmental site assessments including Phase I and Phase II Site investigations, safety and health audits and training. Managed permit compliance for groundwater and soil at various locations. Project manager for demolition and soil remediation projects and conducted hazardous material surveys.

Specialty Beverage (Virginia)
Prepared Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan for proposed construction activities at the facility.

Motley Auctions (Virginia)
Conducted environmental site investigation of an industrial facility to prepare recommendations and summary of recognized environmental conditions.

Montgomery County Solid Waste Authority (Virginia)
Provided project management for environmental compliance programs including groundwater, stormwater, and pre-treatment system operations and maintenance.

Confidential Mining Operation (Virginia)
Project managed the evaluation of treatment tanks and processing vessels, including confined space entry and non-destructive testing. Project managed the removal, demolition and disposal of decommissioned storage tanks

Waco Chemicals (Richmond, Virginia)
Managed environmental compliance for their pre-treatment facility, conducted EPA air inspections for hazardous material conveyance system.

Confidential Commercial/Industrial (VA, SC, NC, OK, FL, NY)
Prepared a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment and compliance audits for manufacturing and real estate acquisitions. Prepared recommendations and cost estimates for remediation, mitigation for development and/or renovations to subject properties.

Education:

  • B..S. Environmental Science, Lynchburg College, 1982

Certifications:

  • Asbestos Inspector
    (3303001589)
  • HAZWOPPER 40-HR
  • OSHA 10-HOUR
  • LEAD PAINT RENOVATOR

Professional Affiliations:

  • Old Dominion Chapter of Hazardous Materials Professionals