Environmental Engineer - 2022-16360

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Environmental Engineer - 2022-16360


Geismar, LA 

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Environmental Engineer  - Geismar, Louisiana, U.S.A.

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

The Environmental Engineer will report to the Safety, Security, Health, and Environmental (SSHE) Manager

This position is located in Geismar, LA, U.S.A. and is not available for remote work. Travel could be 20%.

What you will do:

  • General day to day compliance with Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA), and Solid Waste (SW) regulatory compliance
  • Project permitting – may include preparation of CAA, CWA, SW, Army Corps of Engineers, etc., permit applications
  • Project/Process environmental performance enhancement and problem solving
  • Environmental Project Management (e.g., GHG Abatement, etc.)
  • Continuous emission monitoring (CEM) system (Air and Water) day to day compliance
  • Complete routine reports (NPDES DMR Reports, TRI , EPCRA/TSCA, and waste reports)
  • Complete monthly Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) and Stormwater inspections
  • Represent Nutrien during State and federal inspections
  • Maintenance and update of Regulatory Plans (SPCC, SWP3, RMP, Contingency Plan)
  • Legacy site remediation projects
  • Release reporting and calculations
  • Assist with the completion of the annual air permit reports
  • Knowledge/become knowledgeable on federal and state environmental regulations for air, wastes (Includes regulated solid, hazardous, universal, and naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM)) , and water
  • Routine OSHA PSM/EPA RMP Compliance
  • Work w/ Operations Staff on day to day compliance, training, presentations, etc.
  • Serve as a back up to the Sr. Environmental Superintendent position

What you will bring:

  • Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, or equivalent

  • 0-5 plus years plant experience 

  • Experience with environmental regulations is preferred
  • Diverse background in safety, environmental and process safety management is preferred
  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills, Engagement and Accountability
  • Knowledge on federal and state environmental regulations for air, water, and wastes (includes regulated solid, hazardous, universal, and naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM) is preferred
  • Ability to obtain a TWIC (Transportation Workers Identification Credential) as issued by TSA (Transportation Security Administration)
  • Must possess a valid driver's license with a driving record that meets company standards and its insurers
  • Must be able to work extended hours and days without time off as necessary

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test.   Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is a condition of employment and that proof of vaccination will be required, with minimal exceptions, unless prohibited by applicable law. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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