Environmental Engineer

Parlin, New Jersey, US
Jun 25, 2021
Sep 09, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Provide Environmental and/or Health and Safety expertise to line management. Services may include: Environmental, safety, contractor safety, occupational health, process safety, fire protection, distribution, industrial hygiene and ergonomics.
Job Description
The DuPont Parlin manufacturing site is seeking a motivated professional Environmental Specialist for its multi-business facility. This position is in Parlin, NJ, which is located approximately 35 miles south of New York City. The site employs approximately 250 DuPont employees and a large number of support contractors. Businesses present at the site are Cyrel, Electronics, Chemical and HDM Microsystems. The Site is a world class manufacturing facility providing Photographic Plating, Electronic Dispersion and Adhesives for the Food and beverage, semi-conductor and electronic industries. Our successful candidate will be primarily responsible for satisfying the Site's environmental compliance obligations and identifying & driving continuous improvement programs. As a key member of the Site Environmental, Health and Safety Team, responsibilities will also include general support for Site EH&S programs and policies.
A successful Environmental (Air, Water & Waste) Specialist would be expected to:
- Serve as the technical expert on all matters relating to the site's air pollution control, water and waste infrastructure, associated regulatory compliance programs, and emissions.
- Prepare air permit applications including renewals and modifications.
- Develop air dispersion modeling using regulator-approved modeling programs.
- Interpret local, state and federal air regulations then develop and implement air compliance programs, inspections, and guidance documents to ensure site compliance.
- Verify accuracy of emission calculations and estimates for routine emissions as well as maintenance, startup and shutdown emissions.
- Maintain and submit accurate compliance reports and records.
- Develop and provide technical guidance and best practices to various departments regarding their responsibilities to the air compliance program.
- Monitor and report air compliance metrics on program effectiveness to site leadership team and associated teams
- Collaborate with Engineering and Operations during the design and installation phase of facilities to ensure compliance with environmental regulations.
- Build effective relationships with regulatory bodies, laboratories, and service providers for regulatory compliance program.
- Works with E&I environmental specialists and industrial hygienist to implement and maintain policies and procedures to comply with health and environmental laws, regulations and standards
- Host regulatory site visits and inspections.
- Drive incident investigations to identify root cause and corrective/preventive actions
- Conduct internal 1st Party Audits and Field Environmental Assessments to ensure compliance with DuPont Standards and Federal, State and Local regulations.
- Develop and deliver professional meeting presentations to stakeholders including regulators and other officials.
- Be a visual presence on the production floor and provide counsel, advice and support to other functions on all safety, health and environmental related matters.
- Ensure compliance with company and site policies.
- Supports the management of change (MOC) process as a change owner, subject matter specialist (Environmental) and change action owner.
- Conduct facility training sessions as it relates to Air, Water and Waste regulations to ensure compliance and enhanced awareness.
- Support Environmental EMS, DPCC & RCMS Programs as needed.
Qualification Requirements:
- Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, Chemistry or a related Technical degree from an accredited program.
- Minimum 7 years applicable experience showing proficiency in air pollution permitting and compliance and/or multimedia environmental compliance audits, and environmental management systems, (preferred experience working in the state of New Jersey).
- Completion of a master's degree in a related field may be substituted for 2 years of experience.
- Superior technical writing abilities.
- Expert knowledge of Federal, State, and Local air regulations with emphasis on the Clean Air Act, National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants, Title V Permitting, Title VI Ozone Depleting Substances.
- Experience in air quality dispersion models and project management.
- Ability to establish effective working relationships with contractors, co-workers, and other professionals.
- Ability to clearly and effectively present complex information to all levels of employees, management, and regulators.
- Proficiency in the use of computer software (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
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