Reference : USA01378

Environmental Specialist

  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • United States FREMONT
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 05/26/2022

Position description

Why work for us?

At Saint-Gobain, our employees have pride in belonging to an organization whose culture is made up of these core values: Trust, Empowerment, & Collaboration. Our company encourages diversity and inclusion in all its forms while our products make the world a more beautiful, safer, and sustainable home.

What are our perks?

We provide unique options to fit your unique lives! Our Total Rewards Program is customizable to accommodate your needs. Our menu of flexible options includes, but is not limited to:

  • Excellent healthcare options: Medical, vision, prescription & dental
  • Family Focus & Balance: Parental leave, paid time-off and Employee Assistance Program
  • Financial Security: Competitive 401(k), Company-funded Retirement Accumulation Plan and Employee Stock Purchase Program (PEG)
  • Tuition Reimbursement: Continuing education for every season of your career
  • Pet Insurance options: Insurance plan & prescription discount program for your furry friends
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • PerkSpot: Our exclusive one-stop online discount marketplace
  • LiveWell: Rewarding you for living a healthy lifestyle

What’s the job?

This position acts as a resource within the facility to other departments regarding employee safety, ensures environmental compliance, identifies and completes sustainability projects, and leads the plant environmental improvement efforts.

  • Plant is located in Fremont, CA.
  • No travel requirements beyond the occasional RPG site visit for sharing best practices
  • Manage the sites environmental permits
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to continually improve the facilities environmental program
  • Lead the site efforts toward achieving company Energy and Emissions Objectives (2030 Goals)
  • Manage assigned environmental and sustainability projects
  • Develop capital cost, design and installation plans for new equipment specifically environmental equipment
  • Ensures company methods and procedures for communicating environmental, health & safety matters to employees are effective, and employee concerns and suggestions receive prompt response by management





What do you bring?

  • BS degree in environmental engineering or Environmental Science preferred.
  • At least 3 years’ experience of engineering in manufacturing environment.
  • General knowledge of California Environmental Protection Agency regulations
  • Knowledge of, or ability to understand operational excellence principles and tools, such as 5S, SMED, Kaizen, Six Sigma green belt, and TPM.
  • Experience with leading a team of employees to implement an improvement or new procedure.
  • Experience with presenting or communicating with small groups of hourly employees for training or other purposes.
  • Experience with performing inspections in an industrial environment.
  • Experience with reporting necessary environmental information to regulatory agencies.
  • CAD or AutoCAD skills and or working knowledge of process engineering software preferred
  • Ability to diagnose and prioritize opportunities in areas of savings, throughput improvement, and yield improvement.
  • Must be able to design experiments and provide statistical analysis of those trials as to effectiveness.
  • Familiarity with environmental licenses, permits and reporting (Air Quality Permit – Title V, Industrial Storm Water Permit, SPCC Plan.
  • Must be efficient in Microsoft office


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