Facility Environmental Manager

  • Georgia-Pacific
  • Lovell, WY, USA
  • Nov 08, 2019
Full time Air Quality EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Waste Management - Recycling Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

Start a new career with Georgia-Pacific, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of Building Products and Consumer Products. We are hiring now for a Facility Environmental Manager at our Lovell, Wyoming facility. Want to learn about the Lovell, WY area? Click the following link to get a taste of the area! https://www.cityofcody-wy.gov/ .

The Facility Environmental Manager will perform professional work at multiple levels in support of the Plant and Corporate Environmental Programs at the Lovell, WY facility. The individual will be responsible for the development, implementation, and management of the facility’s environmental compliance programs and systems. This position will assist in ensuring facility compliance with pertinent governmental regulations, including state and federal air regulations for air emissions, stormwater, wastewater, and hazardous wastes. The role will also help ensure that the site conforms to relative company policies and procedures, such as Georgia Pacific's Environmental Compliance Standards.  

The Georgia-Pacific Gypsum facility in Lovell, WY produces a variety of gypsum wallboard, roof decking, and sheathing products. Wallboard is an affordable, strong, and durable construction material used in residential and commercial building. To learn more about our Building Products division, visit www.buildgp.com. To learn more about our gypsum products, visit www.gpgypsum.com and https://youtu.be/6GHIm5A0sKs. 

Our performance-based compensation system allows motivated employees to earn accelerated increases, annual bonus program participation, and be eligible for spot bonuses. Safety is a shared value at Georgia-Pacific, and we ‘walk the talk’ through employee involvement in every facet of our operation. We offer full medical and dental benefits, life insurance, a 401K matching program, paid holidays, paid vacation days, and paid floating holidays each year. Opportunities for advancement are only limited by your initiative and ability to create value in a business that is solid, growing, and reinvesting in new technologies for enhanced safety, quality, reliability, and employee fulfillment. 


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Technical Expert and Compliance Standard Owner
  • Direct and assist in compliance of federal (EPA) and State (WYDEQ) environmental program requirements, including but not limited to air, wastewater, stormwater, solid and hazardous waste, CERCL/EPCRA, and FCC.
  • Assist Plant Manager in the development and the implementation of the Corporate Environmental Management System (7-Element Risk Management System), as well as integration of the environmental system into the plant’s overall Operational Excellence (OpEx) Plan
  • Analyze incident and compliance trend data and work with operating departments to reduce risk
  • Participate in and/or lead environmental incident investigations, mitigation, root cause analysis, and corrective actions
  • Coordinate activities and prepare/submit reporting to outside agencies on schedule
  • Assess and mitigate employee exposure to hazards in the workplace
  • Stay current with new ideas, engineering, and techniques in the environmental field
  • Represent facility during agency inspections
  • Identify cost-effective solutions for technical and regulatory environmental issues
  • Work closely with the respective Regional Environmental Manager and/or Business Environmental Manager for guidance and direction on all environmental matters
  • Knowledge share with Environmental personnel at other GP Building Product facilities
  • Learn and apply Market Based Management (MBM®) and foster the use of the MBM® Guiding Principles to create value and drive down risk at the site.
  • Function as the facility FCC licensing and regulatory contact for 2-way radios 

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Environmental Science or Engineering Degree or related degree
  • A minimum of five (5) years of industrial environmental experience, with direct involvement in all aspects of a Title V Air Permit program
  • Experience with resolution and firmness to take charge of environmental matters and direct others’ activities as needed
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Ability to interface well with all employees (hourly and salaried) in the facility 


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Willingness to conduct and submit sampling of various items on a monthly basis.
  • Experience in understanding emissions calculations, emissions factors and how they are applied to calculate emissions
  • Experience implement key management systems/controls, such as Permits, Plans, License & Registration; Written Representation Tables; Statement of Basis; Declaration of Negative Applicability; and Compliance Calendars 


Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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