Conduct and coordinate compliance with enviromental requirements.
Conduct routine inspections of environmental control equipment and critical environmental areas at prescribed frequency. Assesses the environmental risk of activities and advises management on environmental impact. Confers with departmental supervisors and manufacturing Representatives to design plan and monitor equipment for environmental compliances. Operates and maintains equipment which monitors waste, land and or water. Investigates, recommends and participates in the design and construction of environmental improvements and modification programs. Oversees and participates in the scheduling and completion of environmental testing and analyzing of water and waste samples and monitoring processing systems. Deal directly with environmental agency Representatives during the facility inspections. Maintain the environmental documents. Works with environmental manager to assure that annual, semiannual and quarterly compliance reports, SPCC, SPPP plans, etc. are completed and submitted to agencies as appropriate. Experience with wastewater treatment plant operations (non-biological). Supervisory experience a plus.
Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science or equivalent; or 5 or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
EPA Method 9 and DOT/RCRA
Intermediate computer skills w/ Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Dakota Suite
Must have 5 or more years of experience and possess skills relating, but not limited to:
Updating plans and permits
Aptitude in emissions inventories
Understand air pollution control systems
Manage stack emission testing, specify and evaluate CEMS
Maintain compliance in EPA Method 9, Hazardous Waste Management and Hazardous Materials Transportation)
Sustain site laboratory certificate for pH measurements
Maintain EMS system
Must be knowledgeable in government agency procedures to follow in cleaning up contaminated sites to protect people and the environment
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must be able to interact with all levels of management
Must have experience formatting/developing/implementing/maintaining/updating plans, permits, and or standard operating procedures.
• Analytical Ability/Problem Solving/Concentration
Able to comprehend verbal and written instructions and procedures.
Writing plans and reports
Capable of functioning under stressful situations and a multi-task environment.
Accuracy and attention to detail.
Problems are solved by the application of previously learned experiences.
Able to prioritize work and meet project deadlines
Able to read/analyze environmental related data
• Contact with Others (Internal/External)
Constant interaction with employees at all levels and departments
Contact with corporate representatives
Contact with outside service providers and vendors to support various Environmental functions and activities
• Supervision (Received)
Works independently with minimum supervision.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT – (If applicable)
Must observe all PPE requirements throughout the plant
WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Refer to “Frequency Factor Table” below.
Described below are typical work environment characteristics encountered while performing the essential functions of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to allow individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.
• Clean, well-lit climate with occasional periods of temperature extremes while walking in various production areas. Loud noise work environment. Works with various office machines and equipment.
• Environmental conditions include wet or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, outdoor weather conditions, handling of treatment plant chemicals and universal waste.
The physical demand frequencies identified for the following functions are an approximation of time required to perform the essential functions/duties of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to allow individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.