Environmental Coordinator – Heavy Civil Construction

at Kiewit
Location Fort Worth, Texas
Date Posted September 19, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Permanent

Description

Requisition ID: 155441

Job Level: Mid Level

Home District/Group: South Central District

Department: Environmental

Market: Transportation

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

Are you interested in being able to travel the country while you build complex projects that better our economy and future? If this is something that interests you, Kiewit is looking for individuals who can make a profound impact on our company culture every day.

Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we're boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There's a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won't find anywhere else.

District Overview

Kiewit's South Central District is one of Kiewit's leading infrastructure districts specializing in heavy civil, transportation, and water resource markets. Projects you could be working on could include mass grading, drainage, paving, utility and more. Although most of our work is regionally based in the south-central region of the United States, we also pursue various projects stretching across the United States. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about infrastructure and committed to the construction industry as opposed to design.

Location

This position will likely begin in the Fort Worth area but may require relocation 2-3 years from now.

Responsibilities

Monitor, forecast and communicate environmental costs at the project level.
Identify and obtain applicable permits and manage as required in the Environmental Management System (EMS).
Develop a comprehensive tracking matrix to capture all requirements.
Review and interpret environmental specifications and drawings.
Understand state and local regulations and review requirements.
Prepare site specific plans and submit required reports.
Provide input to work plans and participate in meetings.
Communicate with field crews to ensure understanding of project environmental requirements.
Identify project materials and vendors needed to support the environmental requirements at the project.
Conduct applicable environmental training and field inspections and identify environmental risks.
Organize data management and processes for projects and encourage production operations through development of new or existing programs.
Communicate with internal and external agencies or customers in regards to environmental procedures.
Coordinate, manage and implement project-wide environmental compliance programs and strategies at the project.
Maintain records of all requirements and monitor compliance tools.
Identify applicable environmental requirements at federal, state and local levels for the project which may include: hazardous waste, air quality, storm water, spill plans, etc.

Qualifications

Ability to travel as needed
Bachelor's degree in environmental health, environmental engineering, environmental studies, or another related field is generally required.
Previous experience as an environmental coordinator may be required. Environmental coordinators must be organized and pay close attention to detail, as well as work effectively in a team setting and on their own with minimal supervision
Interest in EHS function in a construction project setting or applicable, preferred
Strong technical knowledge of environmental regulations
Experience setting up training programs
Familiarity with using computer and standard software
Effective communicator

Other Requirements:

Regular, reliable attendance
Work productively and meet deadlines timely
Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
FIELD ROLES ONLY May work at various different locations and conditions may vary.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that's among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We are 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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