Environmental Engineer

JOB RESPONSIBILITES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Support all aspects of environmental permitting and on site environmental compliance. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, monitoring, auditing, reporting and data management
  • Oversee solid and hazardous waste management program (waste profiling, characterization, collection, manifesting, and shipping) including the SPCC program.
  • Oversee spill responses and assure reclamation actions comply with SC regulations.
  • Oversee Air Permit compliance.
  • Lead and facilitate regulator inspections and audits.
  • Conduct environmental training programs (RCRA, DOT, SWPPP, SPCC, Method 9, etc.)
  • Assist with field & laboratory sampling, if needed.
  • Assist in development of an effective and efficient site environmental management system.
  • Manage environmental database.

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Position Qualification:

 

  • Knowledge:
  1. Must be familiar with various regulatory requirements including those of the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), EPA and USACE
  2. Must be familiar with the regulatory requirements of Department of Transportation (DOT), Community Right To Know (SARA), CERCLA, HAZWOPER

 

  • Skills & Abilities:
  1. Must be capable of performing routine water, waste and air monitoring
  2. Must be able to manage environmental data
  3. Must be able to prepare reports for applicable agencies
  4. Must be able to oversee compliance for active mine site and associated lab
  5. Should be a self-starter and able to work at times with limited supervision
  6. Must be highly organized, innovative and committed to continuous improvement related to applicable environmental laws and regulations
  7. Should be able to function both independently and as a contributing member of the Environmental team
  8. Possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  9. Should be able to establish effective relationships with key stakeholders
  10. Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, and Excel programs

 

  • Education:
  1. Must have Bachelor’s degree in environmental science/engineering, geology, hydrology or other related resource fields.
  • Experience:
  1. Five (5) years’ experience in a similar position in the mining industry, is required.
  2. Those candidates with less experience may be considered, depending on qualifications.

 

Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered for meeting the minimum requirement.


30 May 2019

Sector:
Private
Work Type:
Permanent
Country:
United States
Location:
Haile Operations
Reference:
Date expires:
31 Jul 2019
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