Environmental Engineer

  • BP
  • Blaine, Washington, USA
  • Jun 28, 2018
Full time Air Quality Energy Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description

Role synopsis

The Cherry Point Refinery is seeking an experienced environmental engineer with expertise in federal and state clean air act requirements. As the Environmental Engineer, you will become a member of the environmental team whose responsibilities include ensuring compliance with applicable air, water, waste disposal, remediation and land use requirements. Your primary activities will be regulatory applicability assessments, capital project planning, permitting, monitoring, record keeping, reporting, auditing, training and equipment troubleshooting.

Key accountabilities

  • Interpret and apply complex environmental regulatory requirements to refining operations
  • Possess extensive practical knowledge of air quality regulations including New Source Performance Standards, Maximum Achievable Control Technology, New Source Review, and Prevention of Significant Deterioration Air Quality Permitting including ambient impact assessment protocol.
  • Facilitate accurate, timely and efficient preparation of compliance reports and plans
  • Work collaboratively as a member of a multi-disciple project team. Must have solid working knowledge and experience with staged gate capital project delivery systems for major capital projects.
  • Provide cost-effective solutions to complex environmental challenges under constrained timelines
  • Provide technical support, advice, and troubleshooting for environmental regulations (air, water, waste, etc.)
  • Maintain a working knowledge of refinery configuration, equipment, process flows, discharge points and associated waste streams
  • Maintain a working knowledge of pollution control equipment and emissions measurement technology
  • Maintain a working knowledge of federal, state, and local agency structure, procedures, and relevant environmental regulations
  • Possess demonstrable written and verbal communication skills and ability to forge consensus among stakeholders with divergent interests. Must be articulate and customer-focused.
  • Complete requisite training and maintain applicable certifications to support Incident Management Team. Share rotating 24-7 on-call responsibilities with 10 other team members

Essential Education

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering or related technical discipline

Essential experience and job requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a manufacturing/industrial setting
  • Refining or petrochemical environmental experience required
  • Experience working with outside coalitions and regulatory agencies

Other Requirements (e.g. Travel, Location)

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Desirable criteria & qualifications

  • 10 years of experience in a manufacturing/industrial setting
  • Proficient in practical application of math, chemistry and physics
  • Strong computer and data management skills with proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite, Pi Process Book and compliance tracking databases
  • Experience with process control systems, programmable logic controllers and data acquisition and handling systems preferred
  • Experience as member of major capital project team with working knowledge and experience with capital project delivery systems
  • Professional Engineering license preferred 

Closing Date


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