General Electric Environmental Specialist in Arkansas City, Kansas
Job Description Summary
GE Aviation site-level position leading compliance efforts on all environmental-related issues (air, waste, storm water etc.).
Develop, strategize, and execute on short- and long-term goals and objectives for GE Aviation’s EHS function, with a focus on environmental impact and compliance.
Coordinate environmental programs and provide environmental assistance to GE Aviation Strother, providing practical and technical expertise, advice, and solutions.
Monitor environmental programs for compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local government laws and advise management of any issues.
Represent the company to governmental environmental agencies and trade/professional associations. Interface with regulatory agencies to ensure understanding of, and compliance with, all applicable environmental regulations and requirements.
Track environmental performance metrics and influence management to drive improved EHS performance.
Prepare comments on proposed environmental regulations.
Assist GE Aviation Strother with permit applications, supporting documentation and other necessary reports as required.
Participate in internal and external environmental compliance audits.
Knowledge of laws and regulations pertaining to environmental operations in the state of Kansas.
Excellent understanding of state and federal regulations related to the management, characterization, and disposal of waste (RCRA).
Strong technical and influencing skills.
Strong communication and leadership skills.
Strong planning, organizational, time management and analytical skills.
BS degree and 10+ years of extensive industry experience.
Experience with ISO 14001 and OSHA requirements.
BS degree in Engineering, advanced technical degree, or Professional Engineer (PE) license.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: No