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NorthWestern Energy Environmental Engineer (Butte, MT Preferred. Will consider any major office location within Montana Service Territory) in Butte, Montana

62900-135200 per year | 17-Jun-2024 to Until Filled (MST) | Butte, MT, USA | Salary | Energy Supply | Regular Full Time

Environmental Engineer

Work Location : Butte, MT Preferred. Will consider any major office location within Montana Service Territory

Pay range : $62,900 to $135,200 per year

Employment Status: Regular Full-time

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About this position:

The Environmental Engineer will work on a variety of environmental compliance initiatives and remediation projects. These may include: 1) developing and/or managing SPCC and storm water plans; 2) managing oil spill remediation projects; assisting with RCRA and TSCA compliance and PCB programs; 3) administering underground storage tank requirements; 4) assisting with management of air quality permits and emission reporting requirements; and 5) conducting or managing site acquisition due diligence.

We offer great benefits:

NorthWestern Energy is a fully regulated electric and natural gas utility serving Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska. We employ over 1,500 amazing people and serve 775,300 customers who are our neighbors in our communities. We are a top employer and offer competitive benefits, including:

  • 401K with company match up to 4% and non-elective contribution up to 7%

  • Healthcare and wellbeing programs, including dental and vision for you, your spouse and dependents, Health Savings Account (HSA), healthcare and dependent care flexible spending account (FSA)

  • Employee Assistance Programs (Offering up to six free counseling sessions, per person, per issue, per year for employees, spouses and dependents to include financial heath)

  • Life Insurance (Company pays basic employee policy; spouse, dependent insurance also available)

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Competitive pay (Scheduled performance-based wage increases and annual incentive opportunities.)

  • Paid company endorsed volunteer opportunities

  • Paid parental leave

  • Paid bereavement leave

  • Paid training opportunities

  • Paid time off starting on your first day, plus 11 paid holidays

    Benefits may vary by position or as negotiated as part of a collective bargaining agreement.

    About this job:

  • Provide technical support for environmental initiatives

  • Coordinate project team work and deliverables

  • Interface with internal project managers and environmental personnel

  • Manage internal and external resources and contractors as part of a multi-disciplinary project team

  • Coordinate or manage remediation projects

  • Experience in design and execution of environmental sampling projects

  • Statewide travel and outdoor environment up to 25% of the time; overnight travel is required up to 10% of the time

  • All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct & Ethics

  • Ensure all actions are consistent with NorthWestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives

    Am I right for this job? Here's the success profile:

  • Demonstrate and maintain a good safety record

  • Formal training and experience with soils, solid and hazardous waste, air and water resources required

  • Bachelor's degree in environmental or civil engineering required

  • Five years of experience in environmental engineering with PE or ability to obtain PE preferred

  • Demonstrated expertise in interpreting and understanding federal and state environmental policy, regulations, and permits required

  • Technical writing and project management skills essential

  • Proficient in negotiating, conflict resolution and problem solving

  • Excellent relationship building and interpersonal skills required

  • Must have good computer skills in the use of Microsoft Office and ESRI - ARCGIS products

    Requisition #4427

    Posting Dates: June 17, 2024 through Open Until Filled

    Department/Division: Energy Supply / Environmental Permitting & Compliance

    Employment Physical: Not Required

    Drug Test: Not Required

    Background Check: Required

    Relocation Benefit: Negotiable

    Telecommuting: Part-time Negotiable within NorthWestern Energy Service Territory

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other protected class in accordance with applicable federal or state laws and statutes. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department at 1-800-245-6977 or at .