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Environmental Specialist II/III

Company: MDU Resources Group, Inc.
Location: Kennewick
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

Position is eligible for Employee Referral Program. Job Summary: Responsible for placing safety as #1 priority in day to day work routine for self and others. With oversight and guidance from higher levels, proactively assures the Company's environmental compliance with all applicable requirements and recommends programs and projects for continual compliance. Provides guidance and technical assistance to facilities and operations for environmental permitting and compliance in managing waste, water, air emissions, natural and cultural resources, wildlife, and/or land. Prepares and submits environmental reports and permit applications to federal, state, and local agencies. Provides environmental regulatory assistance, supports and provides some direction on construction projects and risk assessments, permit negotiations, property management and remediation. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Engineering or related engineering or science field such as biology, geology, hydrology, chemistry, or natural resources management

Environmental Specialist II: Two years' experience in an environmental field related to waste and/or water environmental compliance management, hazardous material transportation, SPCC plans, NEPA review, wildlife and natural resources management and permitting, underground storage tank regulation and/or environmental remediation, and/or air emissions permitting and compliance.

Environmental Specialist III: Four years' experience in an environmental field related to waste and/or water environmental compliance management, hazardous material transportation, SPCC plans, NEPA review, wildlife and natural resources management and permitting, underground storage tank regulation and/or environmental remediation, and/or air emissions permitting and compliance. Preferred Qualifications --- Experience performing related duties in the energy industry.
--- Prior experience with software used in monitoring and reporting environmental data for compliance

--- Upholds integrity at the highest level.
--- Excellent human relations skills in dealing with associates and ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships.
--- Strong oral and written communication skills with high proficiency in writing/grammar.
--- Demonstrated analytical skills, along with attention to detail
--- A self-starter with a desire to learn and grow professionally.
--- Must demonstrate ability to positively interact with internal stakeholders in field and office situations and thoughtfully seek out agency stakeholders.
--- Strong focus on meeting customer environmental compliance needs (ie. operations, facilities, and management)
--- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
--- Demonstrated problem-solving skills
--- Working knowledge of software used in monitoring and reporting environmental data for compliance. Additional Information --- Must take all measures necessary to protect networks, devices, programs, and data from cyber-attack,
damage or unauthorized access.
--- Required to maintain a valid driver's license.
--- Requires travel: Moderate (up to 25%) with periodic overnight stays. Additional Information --- Must be legally authorized to work in the United States, no sponsorships considered.
--- Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background checks.
--- Apply online at jobs.mdu.com
MDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to -race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Contact Us - Disclosure Notice - Legal Statement - Privacy Statement - Site Map - 2022 - MDU Resources Group, Inc.

Keywords: MDU Resources Group, Inc., Kennewick , Environmental Specialist II/III, Other , Kennewick, Washington

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