AdvanSix

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AdvanSix Hopewell, VA, United States
Mar 30, 2017
Full time
The Hopewell Virginia site is one of the world’s largest makers of caprolactam , an essential ingredient for producing nylon, as well as nylon resins . Both are used to make products we use every day – from engineered plastics for automobiles to carpeting to food packaging. It is also major producer of ammonium sulfate , a highly effective fertilizer. Scientists and engineers have also created a new fertilizer, Sulf-N® 26 , a unique substance that is a great fertilizer and is impractical to use as an explosive. Sulf-N 26 is the first nitrate-based fertilizer to receive SAFETY Act designation from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Position Responsibilities:   • Team member of the Hopewell Heath Safety & Environmental team • Interface with local, State and Federal regulatory agencies on permitting and related issues. • Work with the site on preparation and submission of required environmental reports and plans: SARA Tier 2 Biennial Waste Report Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan NPDES permit monitoring, reporting and internal controls • Regulatory interface/communication with the local POTW, Hopewell’s waste water treatment plant (HWR) • Metric Reporting for waste, water and energy Perform reviews of new materials before brought on-site as a member of our chemical approval committee • Manage contractors and consultants/on-site service relationships as needed • Maintain and improve spill response systems and plans Drinking Water and Backflow Preventer Systems monitoring, inspection and Compliance • Drive continuous Improvement in all area of HSE • Designated Point of Contact for plant area and perform on call responsibilities • Waste area inspection compliance Storm Water Compliance and SWPPP Annual Compliance evaluations • Provide waste and water instructor led training/awareness & prepare computer-based training (CBT) modules • Participate in Compliance Operating System activities, meetings, Gemba walks and rapid problem solving. • Work collaboratively with plant operating area to improve their process and programs  Basic Candidate Qualifications:   BS / BA degree in Engineering, Chemistry, environmental science or related field is required. • Minimum of 2 years environmental experience managing Water and RCRA compliance programs is required. Additional Candidate Qualifications:   Uncompromising drive for compliance and willingness to escalate issues as needed. The environmental engineer will need to: demonstrate excellent communication and teamwork skills have the ability to interface with and influence all levels of plant personnel. Six Sigma certification preferred • Demonstrated leadership skills • Strong communication skills (written/verbal) • Demonstrated ability to use influencing skills to accomplish goals and objectives • Able to manage multiple priorities • Strong Computer Skills  We offer a team oriented environment along with exciting career opportunities and a highly competitive compensation and benefits package.  AdvanSix is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AdvanSix Chester, Virginia, United States
Mar 30, 2017
Full time
AdvanSix – Chesterfield, VA - Environmental Engineer A team member of the Chesterfield Plant’s HSE &S team • Manage and administer the compliance programs associated with Air, Water and Waste. • Work with the site on preparation and submission of required permit applications, environmental reports, and compliance plans. • Anticipate future regulatory impacts and develop/implement strategies to sustain compliance. • Maintain and improve as necessary all permit monitoring, reporting and internal controls • Manages Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (VADEQ) and Environmental Protection Agency inspections including data organization, submittal, and proper management of confidential documents. • Participate in emergency operations, environmental notifications, and available for on call responsibilities. • Provide environmental training/awareness in all areas of environmental requirements that will ensure compliance. • Review and approve site proposed changes and appropriations requests. • Partner with site operations to ensure compliance with program requirements. • Lead the wastewater loading and waste reduction efforts. Determine future ENVR Projects & associated costs per the site’s Annual Operating & STRAP plans. • Manage the site remediation activities. • Participate in site tier meetings as part of the AdvanSix Management System with a focus on integration of HSE activities in standard work and leadership standard work. Manages the site’s New Chemical Approval process Serves as the site EPCRA Coordinator (Emergency Planning & Reporting) Serves as the site TSCA Coordinator (Toxic Substances Coordinator) Serves as the site TESAC Coordinator (Transportation Emergencies) Serves as the HSE Interface for the site’s Utility & Laboratory groups Basic Qualifications: • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental Science or related field. • Minimum of 3 years of experience managing Water, AIR, and RCRA compliance programs. • Demonstrated experience with environmental regulations in a chemical manufacturing facility a plus. Additional Qualifications: • 3 years minimum experience working with governmental regulatory agencies • Experience in chemical manufacturing environment • Experience working with unions desirable • Uncompromising drive for compliance and willingness to escalate issues as needed • Excellent communication and teamwork skills and have the ability to interface with and influence all levels of plant personnel • Six Sigma certification preferred • Demonstrated leadership skills • Strong auditing abilities • Demonstrated ability to use influencing skills to accomplish goals and objectives. • Highly motivated, energetic, self-directed individual with good analytical & problem-solving skills. • Experienced with managing multiple priorities. • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and other software used for ENVR compliance AdvanSix is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com