Career Opportunities at Big Rivers

Environmental Manager

Wilson Station – Island, KY

Job #IRC5695

The candidate will direct the activities of Environmental Scientists, consultants, and other professionals and technicians assigned to certain projects. Reviews and analyzes proposed/existing legislation/regulations and provides input to management. Provides reports on environmental impacts of facilities and obtains licenses and permits.  Provides technical direction for new and standard methods of testing used in gathering environmental information.  Develops, conducts or evaluates studies and experiments to assess the impact of operating construction activities on the environment.  Reviews and recommends operating and administrative procedures, records, and information required to support regulatory requirements.  Assesses reports and data compiled by Company personnel, contractors, consultants, governmental agencies, and others in order to determine environmental impact of Company facilities. Demonstrated understanding of issues associated with air, water and waste permits in general and specifically KPDES and Solid Waste as related to the combustion of coal to produce electricity.  Provides interface between various regulatory agencies' staff and the Company.  Contacts consultants, governmental agency personnel, and others to gather and provide information relating to design and operations of facilities, compliance, and licensing.  Develops and provides technical training, as necessary, in support of environmental regulations and related Company procedures.

Technical degree preferred in environmental science or related disciplines plus 7 years related experience and/or training, and 5 years related management experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to perform professional environmental assessments and develop pollution control programs for Company facilities and operations.  Experience in the planning and execution of complex assignments with considerable latitude for independent action or decision.

 Qualified candidates send resume to jobs@bigrivers.com – include job title & number.  Deadline to apply is 2/1/19. No third parties, no phone calls accepted.

EOE/M/F/D/V


Engineer – Landfill Management

JOB #IRC5656

The candidate will perform daily landfill inspections and reporting, weekly landfill regulatory inspections and conduct risk assessments. This position will also prepare cost estimates for projects and manage landfill construction contractor. The candidate will have responsibility of developing and implementing a short and long term strategic maintenance plans, including responsibility of monitoring environment landfill budgets. Prepare requests for proposals, evaluate proposals, and award contracts. Research and understand appropriate legislation and guidelines governing landfill sites. Research new technology and advancements in landfill maintenance and operation. Collect samples and evaluate soil and water quality date and evaluate efficiency of monitoring programs.

Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Environmental Science plus 3 years related experience and/or training, and 2 years related management experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of power plant operations is a plus. Good communication and supervisory skills required.

Qualified candidates send resume to jobs@bigrivers.com – include job title & number.  Deadline to apply is 2/1/19. No third parties, no phone calls accepted.

EOE/M/F/D/V