Samantha Farrenkopf, Environmental Scientist, Wastewater Program Manager

QUALIFICATIONS:

Samantha Farrenkopf has over 11 years of professional experience as an environmental scientist. Ms. Farrenkopf has obtained practical field experience in environmental assessment on a variety of properties ranging from vacant land to commercial and industrial manufacturing establishments. She has experience in industry practices and has completed all portions of the assessment procedure including site inspections, historical and government research, determination of sampling protocol and performing soil and groundwater sampling. Ms. Farrenkopf’s experience further includes emergency response and hazardous waste cleanup projects, research and field sampling related to emergency response and hazardous waste cleanup projects and wastewater treatment plant and innovative/alternative septic system operation and maintenance. Project responsibilities have included the implementation of field testing programs, implementation of remedial strategies, assembling of supporting documentation, risk characterization, scheduling and conducting quarterly sampling events and technical writing and reporting. Ms. Farrenkopf has vast experience as well as licensing in the operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment systems and groundwater/surface water discharge permitting.

EDUCATION:

Cape Cod Community College – Associate of Science Degree
Environmental Technology 2004

OSHA 40-Hour Hazardous Waste & Emergency Response Operations 2003
Annual 8-Hour Refresher 2003-Present

ASTM Site Assessment Certificate Program 2005

Massachusetts Maritime Academy – Buzzards Bay, MA
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Preparatory Course 2006

American Red Cross, certified in Adult CPR/AED and Standard First Aid 2006-Present

Cape Cod Community College – West Barnstable, MA
Computer Aided Drafting I 2008

– New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection and the Massachusetts Water Pollution Control Association       Massachusetts Wastewater Management Training Program 2018

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission
[Wastewater Treatment Operator Grade 4M Full #13265] 2009

MA Environmental Health Association 2009
[Certified Water Supply Operator, VSS]

Yankee Onsite Wastewater Association 2017-Present

Massachusetts Water Pollution Association 2018