Environmental Engineer, Entry Level

Naval Nuclear Laboratory
Idaho Falls, ID
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 23, 2021
Organization Type
The Naval Reactors Facility Environmental Compliance organization is seeking an entry level environmental engineer to be involved in ensuring that facility operations are conducted in a manner to be compliant with all applicable Federal, State, and Local environmental requirements associated with the Clean Air Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, National Environmental Policy Act, as well as other applicable regulations and facility related permit requirements. If you are wanting to learn and understand what the environmental regulations are all about and their applicability, this is an opportunity to work with and learn from a variety of subject matter experts in various environmental topics! The Environmental Compliance organization is involved in a wide variety of activities to support facility compliance of which the successful candidate will have an opportunity to develop new knowledge and skills. Some examples of the type of work performed include: writing regulatory reports; technical work document reviews; reviewing, interpreting, and implementation of new Federal, State and Local environmental requirements; interfacing with operations personnel to communicate and provide resolution to issues and concerns; preparation and maintenance of records; evaluate and assess site performance, perform surveillance's of ongoing work activities, interface with personnel from other company locations.

Essential Duties would include but are not limited to:

Responsible for all aspects of assigned tasks with guidance from a mentor on routine and non-routine tasks.
Provide well developed subject matter expert support and review of both routine and complex procedures and specifications for compliance with regulatory and Program requirements.
Track compliance with Federal, State, and Local requirements.
Assist in the preparation, review, and submittal of regulatory reports.
Investigate and analyze instances for non-conformance to requirements to assist in corrective action development, trending and make recommendations for improvement to management.
Assist in preparation for site inspections and regulatory interfaces.
Develop and improve knowledge related to assigned topical areas and develop additional knowledge relative environmental topic outside area of expertise.
Maintain and review facility records for completeness to ensure documentation is compliant.
Provide assessment and oversight of facility performance within area of expertise.
Perform administrative tasks in support of the organization as assigned.