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Environmental Manager

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Job ID 276840 Date posted 09/25/2023 Location : Friona, Texas

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Job Purpose and Impact

The Environmental Manager is a subject matter authority in environmental compliance. In this role, you will manage the operation of the wastewater treatment plant as well as develop, implement, and maintain processes and programs built to assure compliance with existing federal, state, and local regulations and requirements for a complex operation with serious environmental event potential.

Key Accountabilities

  • Manage the daily operations and all associated duties, and record keeping, including maintenance of the wastewater facility to maintain environmental compliance with Local, State, Federal, and Internal requirements.
  • Execute controls and applicable control programs to ensure compliance with environmental permits including wastewater, water, air, and solid wastes.
  • Define, implement, and lead processes for risks, hazards and opportunity identification and determine resources required to execute.
  • Lead action plans by identifying potential emergency situations, creating emergency communication plans that address operation or business disruptions, recovery and social media and testing and validating the emergency action plans.
  • Promote environmental, health and safety culture through training and education solutions related to environmental, health and safety issues, practices and risks, coaching others as the need arises.
  • Prepare and execute audits and ensure compliance with legal and other requirements are met.
  • Conduct incident investigations based on incident classification and liaise with engineers, management and environmental, health and safety regulatory authorities to identify causes of accidents and prevent their recurrence.
  • Lead sustainability and resource efficiency efforts for the plant.
  • Lead and develop a team, coach, and make decisions related to talent management, hiring, performance, and disciplinary actions.
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Information

  • Relocation assistance will be provided for this position.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience
  • Certified Class C-Texas Wastewater Operator, and Class C Water Operator or ability to obtain certifications within 12 months of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong scientific and mathematical knowledge


Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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