Environmental Lab Technician

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Company :
International Paper

Location :
Bogalusa, Louisiana

Expiry Date :
Fri, 18 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it. The Bogalusa Mill is a complex, fully integrated pulp and paper manufacturing facility producing 2,400+ tons per day. The Environmental Technician will report to the Environmental Manager. Position Responsibilities – Provide direction to collect data – Interpret technical instructions – Ascertain that compliance standards are met in conjunction with regard to water and air regulations. analytical analysis through the supervision of hourly technicians that help collect and maintain data collection devices – Work closely with different production departments and personnel to ensure that standards are met and maintained – Building and maintaining a positive relationship with the local environmental regulatory board – Practice of toxic chemical reduction efforts – Assist with environmental audits at their current assignment as well as other company locations – Maintain positive relationships with vendors, suppliers, and other plant personnel – Work closely with the environmental engineers that manage the water and air programs as well as assist in the supervision of lab and paper technician personnel Qualifications – High School Diploma or GED – 2+ years of experience in environmental management – Knowledge of Louisiana DEQ requirements. – Skilled oral and written communications – Analytical/problem solving skills – Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access – Must be able to wear all required safety equipment. Preferred Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree in environmental science or engineering or equivalent work experience. – Demonstrated ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects and deadlines – Working knowledge of some type of timekeeping system (i.e. Work Brain) – Ability to analyze budgets – Familiarity with LEAN Manufacturing Tools – Ability to work complex safety systems (i.e. LTT/ZES, Confined Space, etc.) – Balance directive communication while being tactful. Competencies Action Oriented, Organizing, Functional/Technical Skills and Knowledge, Time Management, Managing through Systems International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Bogalusa LA 70427-1060