Environmental Health & Safety ( EH & S ) Compliance Professional in Peoria, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Wood Group   •  

Peoria, IL 61602

Industry: Energy & Utilities


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions (Amec Foster Wheeler is now part of Wood) is seeking an experienced mid-level Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) Compliance Professional to join our Environmental Practice in Peoria, IL. The ideal candidate for this position will have a minimum of 2 years of relevant EHS experience in industry and five (5) years of total EHS experience.

Work for Wood will be a combination of office work and field work. The initial assignment may involve work for six (6) to twelve (12) months as a seconded EHS practitioner in a manufacturing operation in central Illinois. Additional skills/qualifications and job responsibilities are summarized below.

Key Responsibilities

  • Communicate with the Wood Project Manager and client Project Manage regarding work expectations, scope of work and budget
  • A demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with both EHS professionals and non-EHS personnel, both at sites in an office setting
  • Licensure as an Illinois Professional Engineer (PE) (or Engineer in Training (EIT)), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) a plus, but not required
  • Experience with both Illinois and Federal Regulations
  • Strong written skills with strong self-checking habits to ensure deliverables (reports, permit applications, procedures, etc.) are concise and clear to the reading audience
  • Strong verbal skills with ability to coach and/or train individuals in the workplace with a range of backgrounds in EHS knowledge
  • Depending on level of experience as an EHS practitioner, the ability to network with peers and generate new business leads in the compliance practice area
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications and ability to learn new applications including typical EHS Management Systems software
  • Ability and willingness to travel to and work at a variety of facilities; Work will typically occur during normal facility or office work hours, but some work on off-hours may be required, including the potential for some overtime
  • Must be able to pass drug screen requirements and background checks for Wood and various clients, have a valid driver's license, and have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with Wood's (and other Company's) driving and Motor Vehicle policies

Skills / Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree in engineering or science
  • Five (5) to fifteen (15) years of EHS experience with a minimum two (2) years of experience in a facility involving EHS work in an industrial/manufacturing environment
  • A broad understanding of environmental compliance with knowledge of air permitting and water/wastewater operations and permitting compliance
  • A fundamental knowledge of Title V, NPDES, RCRA, and OSHA
  • Experience with management of change (MOC) related to environmental compliance implications
  • Industrial hygiene compliance experience (sampling/ interpretation) is a plus, but not required

Valid Through: 2019-10-17