Senior Environmental Engineer
Mai Serkowski has 20 years of experience as an engineer specializing in environmental compliance, radioactive waste management, deactivation, and closure of nuclear facilities. She has provided environmental engineering oversight to the transition of nuclear facilities between contractors at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Hanford Site.
She is knowledgeable of DOE Order 435.1, RCRA and NEPA requirements applicable to facility operations, deactivation, and closure. She has provided technical guidance to disassemble, decontaminate, designate, package and remove TRU/LLW and mixed TRU containers and waste streams from radiological research laboratories, and arranged for proper shipping and disposal. She also prepared procedures and work packages directing waste management activities.
Mai has prepared RCRA closure plans for radioactive waste storage tanks. She has extensive experience with air permitting for radioactive emissions and preparation of NOCs. In addition, Mai has managed liquid effluent discharge activities in conformance with State Waste Discharge permit conditions. She is trained and certified in environmental compliance, NEPA and work in radioactive conditions at the Hanford Site.
Education & Certifications
Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering – Oregon State University, 1985