Environmental Engineer in Irwindale, CA at Metal Processing Group

Date Posted: 4/23/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Irwindale, CA
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Since 1927, Davis Wire Corporation has built a reputation for dependability and quality. As the largest wire manufacturer in the western United States, our impressive range of products are used in a wide variety of fields, including agriculture, construction, transportation, communications and industrial applications. The foundation of our business is our galvanized, brite and reinforcing wire, though we also produce an assortment of specialty wires to fit almost any need.

We are looking for a skilled Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) Engineer to join our team in Irwindale, California.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a progressive EH&S role with a 2 or more years working in industrial manufacturing. Experience with permits and state and federal regulatory agencies is required.

The following are a list of some duties and responsibilities for this position:

  • Provide engineering support to ensure Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) in industrial operations.
  • Conduct regular site inspections to determine environmental impacts.
  • Perform EHS audits and implement audit recommendations.
  • Work with management in determining EHS requirements and considerations.
  • Develop environmental and safety programs in accordance with local, state and federal regulations.
  • Maintain reports of all safety and environmental activities as per OSHA and EPA compliances.
  • Educate employees on environmental health and safety and industry best practices.
  • Assess potential risks and provide mitigation plans to reduce incidents.
  • Investigate incidents and develop corrective action plans.
  • Work with management to manage employee’s compensation claims and work assignments.
  • Assist in development of pollution and waste control programs.
  • Evaluate safety of new industry processes and equipment.
  • Develop industrial safety and hygiene policies.
  • Perform inventory management for emergency response teams.
  • Work with state and federal environmental agencies on permit compliance.
  • Ensure the worksite conditions are aligned with permit regulations.
  • Conduct regular site inspections and audits from internal management as well as regulatory agencies.
  • Work directly with the wastewater pretreatment team for process control and best management practices.
  • Conduct regular waste disposal practices including waste profile and grab sampling.
  • Conduct regular stormwater and wastewater sample analysis and best practice regulations.
  • Work directly with Air Quality management to ensure NOx credit assurance and gas emission compliance for California.
  • Understand basic crane and machine operations to work with operators on safe usage and crane hoist operations.
  • Ability to drive continuous improvements and best practices in a dynamic work environment.

The following are requirements for this position:

  • Experience working directly with the following agencies:
    • LA County Sanitation District
    • AQMD Title 5 reclaim
    • DOT
    • OSHA & CalOSHA
    • CUPA
  • Hands on experience with wastewater treatment, stormwater pollution prevention plan, hazardous waste disposal.
  • 5 years’ progressive experience in EH&S role with 2 years in industrial manufacturing

We offer competitive salaries and the following benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) with match

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