Mine Environmental Engineer

Location: Bremond TX Posted Date: September 9, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 582113400 Careermine Job Id: 1800888
Requisition ID: 81020

Responsibilities
Ensure Kiewit Corporate Environmental Policies and Procedures are implemented and followed at the mine.
Coordinate and oversee environmental operations to ensure regulatory compliance with Federal, State, and Local agencies.
Manage the day-to-day and long-term environmental compliance and permitting responsibilities as well as record management and compliance software database.
Supervise preparation and submittal of compliance reports to regulatory agencies, auditors, Owner, and others.
Interact and negotiate with regulatory agencies on environmental permits, compliance inspections, and mine permit renewals/revisions.
Oversee waste stream management and disposal programs.
Maintain and update STEERS database for Annual Waste Surveys and Tier II submittals.
Perform regular site inspections for environment compliance.
Stay updated with new developments in environmental policies and regulations.
Assess potential environmental risks and develop mitigation plans.
Train employees on environmental regulations and stay abreast of law and regulation changes.
Communicate and collaborate with Company personnel to clearly understand environmental aspects of mining and operation of the project.
Coordinate permitting, reclamation and bonding, waste management, water management, hazardous materials, wildlife, protection of natural resources, and public education efforts.
Manage outside consultants and contractors working on environmental permitting and construction projects.
Develop and advance long-term permitting strategy.
Maintain working relationship with regulators, industry working groups and non-governmental agencies.
Identify areas of improvements to reduce environmental damages and wastes.

Qualifications
Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience plus five years' experience related to environmental, soils, range management or similar. Previous surface mining experience is highly desirable.
Strong technical knowledge of environmental regulations.
Previous permitting experience with Railroad Commission of Texas, Surface Mining Division is preferred.
Experience setting up training programs.
Advanced MS Office skills.

Working Conditions
Fast-paced mine and mine office environment; must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively. Work outdoors in ambient conditions. Walk in uneven terrain in a surface mining environment.

About Kiewit
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We're Different
• Consistently ranked within the top five of the "Top 400 Contractors" according to Engineering News-Record
• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.

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