Job duties for this position are widely varied and include responsibilities for planning, permitting, and compliance for environmental aspects of existing water storage and delivery facility projects. This position is part of our growing and dynamic Environmental Services Division and works cross-functionally with other teams and departments throughout the organization to ensure environmental compliance of our operations and maintenance activities, as well as tracking and coordination of long-term environmental commitments associated with new water supply projects. The Environmental Compliance Specialist will also provide strategic advice for the organization on environmental compliance matters.
The Environmental Compliance Specialist will work collaboratively to provide environmental compliance support to other staff and will foster effective relationships with outside regulatory agencies, partners and stakeholders. This position calls for a self-motivated individual with outstanding organizational skills that works equally well autonomously and in a team environment.
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Northern Water is an equal opportunity employer.
Bachelor’s degree in Water Resources, Environmental Policy, Biology, Botany, Ecology,
Natural Resource Management, Zoology, Environmental Science or a related and
appropriate degree or equivalent experience. Examples of equivalent experience include:
five years’ work experience in a regulatory compliance program or in an environmental
permitting program; or consultant working on NEPA, or permit-related field.