Apple & Associates, Inc.
85,000 - $110,000
- Trona, CA
Excellent high desert/mountainous location for the outdoors type without the expense of the crowded coastal areas of California located in the Bakersfield / Ridgecrest / Mojave area.
Our client is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Environmental Engineer. This position is part of a team responsible for Company's compliance with all applicable federal, state and local environmental permits and regulations. Experience with Federal environmental regulations and compliance is required, California experience is preferred. A key goal is to improve environmental compliance and performance in the most cost effective manner possible. This position reports directly to the Manager- Environmental.
Oversee the following Environmental and Safety Programs Maintain and update the Business Plan, SPCC, CALARP/RMP, SDS systems.
Maintain and update FIFRA, pesticide and fertilizer registration.
Provide regulatory oversight and support for the hazardous waste program.
Remain current with advances in environmental regulations and technology and provide support and consultation to operating areas and plant management. Provide technical input to project design to avoid or mitigate adverse environmental effects and ensure compliance with environmental law and regulations.
Help prepare and conduct Safety, Security, Health and Environmental (SSHE) training.
Identify cost effective solutions for technical and regulatory environmental issues.
Oversee consultants and outside laboratories.
Lead internal audit teams, prepare reports and track project completion.
Participate in incident investigation, mitigation, root cause analysis and corrective action.
Manage agency reporting and programs to achieve compliance with federal, state and local regulations. Prepare and submit reports to various agencies as required.
Submit applications for new and revised permits.
Ensure sample collections and reports are completed on a timely basis.
Maintain a cooperative relationship with regulators at the local, state and federal level and participate in facility inspections.
Compile, track, analyze and report analytical data.
Participate in audits, inspections and other regulatory compliance assurance activities.
Ability to interact and work effectively in a collaborative environment, interfacing with all levels of plant personnel.
Ability to work in areas under adverse conditions that may require the donning and use of personal protective equipment.
Demonstrated project management skills.
Ability to interpret, apply, audit and communicate environmental regulatory compliance requirements.
-Bachelor of Science degree in engineering with a minimum of 5 years related experience; or Bachelor’s degree and 10 years related experience.
-4 or more years of experience in industrial operation facility; chemical, refining or mining operations preferred.
- Knowledge of local, state and federal environmental laws and regulations.
- Must have experience interacting with governmental agencies.
-Working knowledge of environmental management systems.
The candidate should have a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite. Strong analytical, verbal, writing and presentation skills are required.
At Apple & Associates, we understand that relationships are what make us stand apart. Whether you are a client or a candidate, you are an extension of the Apple & Associates’ family. Many of our recruiters have been with the company since its earliest days. They take great pride in the relationships they build; always emphasizing high standards, ethics and quality service. Our President, Debi Apple started her recruiting career in Aiken, South Carolina. She quickly became a top producer and leading authority in recruiting for the medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer product industries. Her passion and drive led her to open Apple & Associates in 1993. Under her leadership, Apple & Associates has grown to be one of the leading recruiting firms in these industries. Our company is proud to represent two of the largest medical device and pharmaceutical companies in the U.S., Covidien (formerly known as Tyco Healthcare) and our first and longtime client, Becton Dickinson. Now headquartered in Chapin, South Carolina, Apple & Associates has offices from coast to coast, offering regional recruiting expertise throughout the U.S. and Latin America. Our searches and permanent placements represent all levels, from CEO to staff level positions.