Department: Environment, Health & Safety
Position Summary: The position is the senior management position responsible for the proactive management of environmental regulatory compliance for the University. The position has responsibility for oversight of air quality permits (Title V), underground above ground storage tank management, water quality (NPDES) permits, surface water quality, storm water management, wetland issues, environmental assessments at inactive waste sites, collection of radioactive and hazardous materials wastes from campus, and operation of the Hazardous Materials Facility (a fully permitted Treatment-Storage-Disposal facility), and the storage-for-decay program for short-lived radioactive wastes. This position maintains the environmental permitting of the above programs and ensures compliance with the increasing number of permits required by state and federal agencies.
Education Requirements: Minimum requirements are BS BA degree with 12 years experience in environmental permitting compliance, specializing in air permitting (Title V) and certification in the environmental compliance field or a Master's Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Environmental Management, Chemistry, Natural Science or related field with 10 years' experience, specialty in air permitting (Title V) and a certification in the field of environmental management.
Qualification and Experience: An applicant should have a strong background in environmental management and specific permitting experience in at least one of the permitting medias. Knowledge and experience of EPA and NC environment regulations is required. Knowledge of environmental engineering is highly desirable. A minimum of at least 15 years of progressively responsible and closely related experience in Environmental management permitting is required. In addition this position requires strong verbal and written communication skills, and good interpersonal skills. Supervisory experience is required.
Department Contact Name and Title: Mary Beth Koza, EHS Director
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: 919-843-5913