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Chapter 11
11.20. Mass Highway Environmental Training Program Roles and Responsibilities

Table 26 : Mass Highway Environmental Training Program Roles and Responsibilities



Deputy Chief Engineer Environmental

Assumes ultimate responsibility for managing the Environmental Training Program

Operations Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, District Maintenance Engineer

Responsible for ensuring appropriate personnel attend environmental training programs relative to their roles and responsibilities within the EMS and maintaining training attendance records for Boston Operations staff assigned to Central Stockroom in Franklin, Paint Crews stationed in Deerfield, Reading, and Bridgewater Facilities.


Responsible for ensuring appropriate personnel attend environmental training programs relative to their roles and responsibilities within the EMS and maintaining training attendance records for District Operations staff.

Projects Division Training Coordinator

Responsible for developing an annual budget for submission to Administrative Services, coordinating the training schedule, ensuring contracts are in place for training consultant services and conducting the annual review of the training program in accordance with the EMS .

Supervisor of HazMat\HazWaste Unit

Responsible for the approval of training program content revisions.



The DHCs develop and deliver the Annual Facility Environmental Awareness Training program and initial SPCC training within their District and participate in the annual review of the environmental training program.

Environmental Staff

Environmental staff annually reviews the environmental training programs to determine if regulatory or operational changes necessitate revisions to the program. Share training materials over the MHD intranet.

EMS Task Force

( Admin, Ops, Project, & Construction Divs. )

Provides comment and guidance to the Environmental Section, Safety Unit and Incident Response Unit relative to the feasibility and content of environmental training programs.

Safety Unit

Develops and presents the Right-to-Know Training.

Administrative Services

Identifies environmental training budgetary needs as part of the operations budget, communicates the availability of funding to the Environmental Section, and maintains training documentation for the Department.


Posts PowerPoint presentations onto the Mass Highway intranet.


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Table of Contents
Chapter 11
11.1 Florida DOT Environmental Policy 11-1
11.2 Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Environmental Policy 11-1
11.3 Maine Dot Environmental Policy 11-2
11.4 North Carolina DOT Environmental Stewardship Policy 11-3
11.5 PennDOT’s Green Plan Policy Statement 11-3
11.6 Washington State Dot Environmental Policy 11-4
11.7 New South Wales Roads and Traffic Authority Environmental Policy 11-4
11.8 Texas Environmental Commitment Checklist 11-5
11.9 Maine DOT Environmental and Safety Auditing Policy and Procedure 11-11
11.10 Maine DOT Corrective Action Request Form 11-14
11.11 Mass Highway Compliance Tracking Methods 11-15
11.12 Mass Highway Compliance Tracking Roles and Responsibilities 11-16
11.13 Mass Highway Self-Audit Procedure 11-17
11.14 Mass Highway Facility Self-Audit Checklist 11-18
11.15 Mass Highway Environmental Roles & Responsibilities 11-20
11.16 Mass Highway Environmental Section EMS Roles and Responsibilities 11-20
11.17 Mass Highway Operations Division EMS Roles and Responsibilities 11-22
11.18 Mass Highway District EMS Roles and Responsibilities 11-23
11.19 Mass Highway Training Expectations By Role 11-24
11.20 Mass Highway Environmental Training Program Roles and Responsibilities 11-25
11.21 PennDOT District 10 SEMP Responsibility Table 11-26
11.22 PennDOT District 10 SEMP Training Table 11-28
11.23 NYSDOT Construction/Environmental Training Schedule 11-29
11.24 Environmental Checklist for MoDOT Facilities 11-30
11.25 PennDOT Stockpile Quality Assurance Responsibilities 11-33
11.26 PennDOT 15-Minute Stockpile Walkaround 11-34
11.27 PennDOT Stockpile Snapshot 11-34
11.28 PennDOT Maintenance Stockpile Activity Protocol 11-35
11.29 PennDOT Post-Storm Salt Management Tracking Responsibilities 11-41
11.30 Risk, Compliance Issues, and Management Examples for Highway-Generated Waste - Oregon DOT 11-42
11.31 NYSDOT-DEC Deer Carcass Composting – Practice Guidelines 11-43
11.32 NYSDOT’s Draft Metric for Assessing Performance of Integrated Vegetation Management on ROW 11-47
11.33 NCDOT Roadside Vegetation Management Guidelines in Marked Areas 11-50
11.34 Invasive Species Coordination and Control DOT Resources
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