Job title: Environmental Specialist
Job location: Pekin, IL 61554 Relocation assistance potentially available.
Work week: Monday through Friday, onsite work required
Salary Range: $60,000 - $70,000 + a discretionary bonus (up to 10%) + discretionary stock options.
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and 401k with a company dollar-for-dollar match up to 6%, a Wellness program, a stipend for fitness center expenses, a generous paid time off (PTO) program
Education / Certifications: Bachelor’s degree in Environmental related field
Required Experience: Willing to entertain new graduates for this position.
Preferred Experience: 1 to 3 years’ experience in the environmental field preferred. Environmental Air regulation experience, continuous emission monitoring experience, leak detection & repair experience, laboratory experience, air and water permitting, experience with ethanol
Reports to: Environmental Manager
Build your career with us! Earn a competitive salary, eligibility for annual cash incentive and stock-based incentive, benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and 401k with a company dollar-for-dollar match up to 6%, a Wellness program, a stipend for fitness center expenses, a generous paid time off (PTO) program, and service awards for career longevity. We value the communities where we work and live and offers an extra 8 hours of paid leave for employees who volunteer their time and talents in their community.
We are a leading producer of specialty alcohols and essential ingredients. The company is focused on products for four key markets: Health, Home & Beauty; Food & Beverage; Essential Ingredients; and Renewable Fuels. The company’s customers include major food and beverage companies and consumer products companies.
Our Pekin campus produces products destined for Health, Food and Beverage and Industrial markets. All personnel are responsible for the safety of these products, which includes participation in training, following cGMP and food safety requirements in the facility, and reviewing and following SOPs for incoming ingredients and outgoing products.
Job Purpose: The Environmental Specialist role is to manage the fundamental regulatory programs that serve as the backbone of our environmental compliance system. This is accomplished by utilizing a teamwork approach incorporating strong values of integrity, respect, trust, and excellence.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Air Permit activities including:
Water permit activities including:
Land activities including:
Write routine and non-routine documentation required by State and Federal Agencies including:
Inspections and updates to environmental compliance plans including:
Play an active role in day-to-day communication to the operations team on environmental compliance.
Support Environmental Manager in the progression of campus environmental compliance metrics system
Ideal Candidate Requirements:
We participate in E-Verify; Criminal background check and drug screen required.