• Environmental Specialist

    Sourdough Fuel/Petro Star
    Job Description

    Petro Star is comprised of several divisions dedicated to meeting the unique challenges of producing and distributing fuel throughout Alaska.  We serve residential, military, marine, aviation, and industrial customers – many of whom live and work in remote areas where temperatures plunge to dangerous levels and access to quality fuel is a life or death issue.

     

    As the state's only Alaskan-owned refinery and fuel distribution company, Petro Star understands these challenges, knows how to find solutions that work for you, and works diligently to provide excellence in energy.  We operate our businesses reliably and efficiently by strategically developing energy resources to meet growing consumer demands.  Petro Star is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our employees and the public, as well as promoting concern and respect for the environment.  As an employer, Petro Star is one of the best companies in Alaska providing tremendous future potential where talented people thrive.

     

    BRIEF JOB SUMMARY

     

    The Environmental Specialist’s primary responsibility is to ensure implementation of environmental policies, programs and practices to comply with all federal, state and local laws.  The position is responsible for maintaining the environmental compliance programs for facilities in the Interior of Alaska.

     

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (and other duties as assigned)

    • Assists with analysis of existing and new environmental regulations to ensure that all regulations are translated into effective company procedures to comply with Federal, State and local regulations.
    • Manages compliance with existing Air Quality Permits, Storm water permits, Waste water permits, and Waste management permits, and assists with the evaluation of permit deviations, coordination between operations and the safety & compliance departments, and ensures smooth regulatory communication on existing permit requirements.  
    • Oversees Development and Implementation of ADEC, EPA and USCG Contingency Plans, Spill Prevention and Response plans, and participates in response scenarios to enact contingency plans pursuant to regulatory and plan requirements.
    • Assists in regular and periodic Environmental Audits of the Interior Alaska facilities, identifying and communicating plans for improvement and supporting operations in completion of assigned action items. 
    • Maintains existing Environmental Management Software, including regular data maintenance and entry of existing and new regulations, permits, and other information relevant to the efficient operation of the Interior facilities. 
    • Implements National Interagency Incident Management System/Incident Command System to direct and assist with Incident Command on organizational, local and federal levels.
    • Travel to Interior and other Alaska statewide locations.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

    • Minimum of eight (8) years relevant work experience in the areas of regulatory environmental compliance, hazardous materials/spill response, petroleum industry & refining, and fuel terminal operations.
    • Bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering or science, or commensurate work experience.
    • Demonstrated familiarity with  environmental regulations, management practices & procedures, including:
      • Resource Conservation & Recovery Act
      • Toxic Substances Control Act
      • Clean Water Act
      • Clean Air Act
      • Endangered Species Act
      • Alaska Administrative Code

    This is not a rotational job on the North Slope.  You must live in the North Pole/Fairbanks area or be willing to relocate at your own expense.

     

     HOW TO APPLY

    Register and apply online @ http://www.asrc.com
    Click on “ASRC Employment” and follow the link to ASRC’s recruiting system - Taleo.

     

    For help, contact the ASRC IT Service Desk at (907) 339-6900:
    • Press # 1 for Taleo Support (to troubleshoot)
    • Press # 2 for IT Help Desk (to reset passwords only)

       

    Petro Star is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabilities.

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