Environmental Engineer

Cantel Medical
New Hope, Minnesota, US
Apr 28, 2021
May 21, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
About the role:
This position performs a variety of assigned tasks to support and ensure environmental compliance across company operations. In addition, the position will assist in developing portions of the corporate Environmental, Social, Governance (Cantel ESG) program and ESG tracking metrics. The environmental engineer will be responsible for coordinating, leading, implementing and supporting compliance and permitting projects and programs, particularly focusing on hazardous waste and industrial wastewater discharge. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to read and interpret regulations to determine what is required to achieve compliance. The specialist will interface with all levels of company employees, vendors, and regulatory agencies.

What you will do:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Prepare permit applications, develop air emissions inventories/calculations, complete regulatory reviews, and develop air permitting strategiesDevelop environmental compliance plans and programs such as SPCC, SWPPP, contingency plans and spill response plans.Assists in developing ESG and 14001 programs, specifically with developing sustainability targets and tracking metrics.Manages and expands functionality of VelocityEHS (Environmentaland Safety Management System) and assists employees using the programCompletes profiles for RCRA and non-RCRA wasteAssist and provide guidance with the day to day management of the environmental programs at the facility.Gather data and complete environmental reports and metricsAssist in environmental training activities as necessary, including training development and presentations.Conduct multi-media environmental auditsDeliver technical project work in the areas of and environmental compliance (e.g. water, waste, air, emergency planning).Miscellaneous Work cross functionally to fully engage employees, contractors and vendors in the EHS process, expectations, and requirementsAbility to travel up to 25% of timeAssist in miscellaneous EHS Department tasks Other duties as assigned

What we are looking for:
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED FOR POSITION:Bachelors degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Sustainability, or related field4+ years of environmental compliance experience working with federal and state agenciesKnowledge and application of environmental regulations, compliance and permitting programs; specifically, RCRA, CWA, CAA and EPCRA.Must have strong oral and written communication skills, together with strong organizational skills, prioritization and attention to detail.Proven ability to adapt to setbacks, adversity and diversity.Motivated self-starter with ability to work independently or with others in cross-functional project teams.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSThis position may involve exposure to moving machinery, lift trucks, UV light, biohazards, and hazardous chemicals.Ability to lift/carry 25 lbs.Bend, stoop, kneel and/or stand for extended periods of time.IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE:Proven leader has demonstrated leadership skill in previous positions, including situations where conflict, emotion, or emergency situations are present.Technical knowledge working knowledge of applicable regulations and standards. Change agent proven track record of supporting/driving organizational change towards environmental performance.Able to problem solve and formulate strategies involving environmental related issues.Outstanding communication skills oral, written, and presentations. Projects a sense of integrity.Passion for excellence. #CB

Who we are:
At Cantel, preventing infection is our business. As a leading provider of infection prevention products and services in the healthcare market, we are dedicated to delivering high-quality, innovative solutions that improve outcomes and help save lives. We accomplish this mission by delivering our products through the following operating units:Medical: Endoscopy procedure disposables include single-use valves and irrigation tubing. The medical device reprocessing systems, disinfectants, detergents we manufacture and distribute are used to disinfect high-level endoscopes.Life Sciences: Water purification systems for dialysis facilities. We work with leading dialysis caregivers, delivering hemodialysis dialyzers and reprocessing systems, as well as sterilants and filtration products.Dental: Single-use, infection prevention products used primarily in the dental market (face masks, sterilization pouches, towels and bibs, tray covers, saliva ejectors, germicidal wipes, plastic cups and disinfectants).Cantel employees are inspired to improve the lives of patients, caregivers and healthcare providers. If you are looking for a company driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and have the passion to shape the future of infection prevention, we want to meet you. Join us and see why people love working here.

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