Environmental Specialist / Engineer

Mar 16, 2020

Are you an EHS Professional seeking an opportunity with a major manufacturing firm that has a strong history in mentoring and career development for its world-class EHS staff?

Our client is recruiting for an Environmental Engineer / Specialist in Dover, NJ. This is a full-time position as an employee of our client and relocation assistance possible within the US.  Details can be found at consentiumsearch.com job 1298.

Reporting to the site EHS Manager, the incumbent will, as a member of the EHS staff, be responsible to align Environmental compliance processes with business goals and to engage employees to promote behaviors that will achieve the highest levels of productivity in the safest possible manner. The incumbent will help establish, implement and oversee all EHS programs.

Minimum Requirements

  • All potential candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States, employer sponsorship is not available.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited College / University
  • Two (2)) or more years of EHS experience in manufacturing facilities.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of generally accepted EHS program auditing procedures
  • Demonstrated success executing compliance programs regarding Federal, State and local Safety and Multi-Media Environmental regulations

Additional Preferred Competencies

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, EHS or related field
  • Five (5) or more years of EHS experience in a manufacturing setting, focused on Environmental Compliance programs
  • Professional Certification (GSP, ASP, CSP, CEP, CHMM, etc.) from a nationally recognized organization
  • Master’s degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering or related discipline

Major Responsibilities

  • Partner with plant leadership and serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) regarding interpretation of federal, state and local EHS regulations
  • Aligns corporate and local EHS goals and strategies
  • Participate in/lead EHS audits and inspections developing remediation plans as needed
  • Participate in/lead multi-media environmental compliance including, but not limited to: Water (waste, storm); Waste (hazardous and non-hazardous); Air (internal respiratory and external emissions)
  • Maintain positive relationships with federal, state and local regulators
  • Maintain and ensure compliance with all relevant federal, state and local EHS regulations
  • Lead employee training programs regarding EHS behaviors and compliance

The information listed above is a brief summary of the position and not a complete job description.  Other competencies, skillsets and experiences are needed.