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Environmental Specialist - Water

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: USA: Cedar Bayou, TX, US, 77521

Company: CPChem

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.


Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!



We are a company that strives each day to conduct our business in a safe, secure, injury-free and environmentally responsible manner. We thrive by placing the health and safety of our employees, contractors, customers, and our communities at the forefront of everything we do. The Environmental, Health, Safety & Security (EHS&S) Department manages our environmental performance, assures regulatory compliance and drives Our Journey to Zero, the company’s blueprint to achieve our goal to eliminate events that could inflict serious–or even fatal–injuries to employees or contractors, or result in severe process safety events.


⦁    Manages regulations and water permits related to company operations
⦁    Develops and implements strategies to maintain environmental compliance
⦁    Develops methods and assembles data for environmental compliance reports and performance tracking
⦁    Evaluates gaps and helps deploy environmental compliance solutions
Works with operations to manage sanitary digester systems within the facility
⦁    Provides environmental training to operations, maintenance, and other departments 
⦁    Maintains Discharge Monitoring Reports (DMR) database  
⦁    Ensures compliance with agreed orders and other legal documents
⦁    Conducts environmental audits to evaluate compliance with permits and regulations
⦁    Represents the company during agency inspections and negotiations
    Serves as an internal consultant on environmental projects and solutions

Required Qualifications

⦁    At least 2 years of environmental experience with Texas and Federal water regulations, SPCC, SWPPP, compliance, and permitting for drinking water, wastewater,  and stormwater
⦁    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science or related field OR High School Diploma / GED with 3 years of equivalent experience in chemical plant operations
⦁    Effective at working with different departments and contractors in a team environment
⦁    Ability to resolve conflicts and reach agreements with other functional groups 
⦁    Ability to communicate the technical aspects of complex environmental laws and regulations
⦁    Developed presentation, writing, planning, interpersonal, and organizational skills
⦁    Understanding of chemical process and waste water unit operations
⦁    Knowledge of environmental laws, permits, and regulations including storm water general permit requirements, wastewater permit requirements, SPCC and SWPPP.
⦁    Ability to manage tasks and meet deadlines

Preferred Qualifications

⦁    Proficient in Microsoft Office. (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)



Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at


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Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.


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Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes

Closing Date: 10/04/2022

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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