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Environmental Engineer in Fresno, CA at Vitro

Date Posted: 5/20/2019

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Job Description


The incumbent is responsible for the environmental program at the local plant which includes:  waste disposal management, environmental project engineering, water and air pollution control, adherence to governmental and Vitro environmental policies, maintenance of plant image in the community and with governmental officials, and training of plant personnel.  The Environmental Manager oversees and instructs in the handling of spills and waste materials.

The incumbent deals directly must maintain close communications with plant personnel and government officials to ensure that production and plant projects will progress while addressing required environmental constraints.

Incumbent ensures that all necessary air permits for construction and operation are obtained in a timely manner and the plant is in compliance with all permit requirements.  New processes or new emission sources are reviewed as to their impact on air quality and permitting needs.  The Environmental Manager works closely with plant production and engineering personnel to assure effective implementation of Clean Air Act Amendment requirements.

Incumbent is accountable for obtaining permits for all waste water discharges, complying with permit reporting requirements, and working with plant personnel to correct any malfunctions or noncompliance problems.

Incumbent coordinates the management and disposal of all hazardous and non-hazardous wastes in accordance with all applicable regulatory requirements including following up on manifests and maintaining required records of any disposal.  To ensure proper disposal of all solid wastes, all solid waste disposal practices, including inspections of disposal sites, are periodically reviewed.  Incumbent audits the plant waste reduction process in support of plant and group waste reduction goals.

Coordinates and directs the clean up and disposal of chemical or oil spills.

The incumbent coordinates and assures accurate completion of various external and internal reports including SARA Title III, Federal & State Hazardous Waste, Air Emission Inventory, Waste Reduction, Responsible Care and other reports.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



Job Requirements

The Environmental Engineer must possess a technical degree in science or engineering. The incumbent must have knowledge of air and water pollution control equipment; of laboratory analytical techniques; and environmental law and regulations. The incumbent must have the ability to communicate requirements effectively to plant management, to interact with Glass group and Corporate Environmental and Legal personnel, and to work effectively with state and federal regulatory agencies. The incumbent must be able to communicate with all levels of technical and operating personnel.  The incumbent must be analytical, perceptive and capable of applying these traits to problem solving situations.


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