Environmental Lead – Waste Management

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Saudi Arabia
SA - Yanbu
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Engineering/Engineering Support

Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Environmental Lead – Waste Management to join our team! In this role you will get to enhance departmental waste management program, ensuring minimization and recycling of waste to improve sustainability while developing, implementing, and managing departmental waste management program, ensuring compliance with the Royal Commission and National vision on minimizing and recycling all waste, and driving continuous improvement in circular economy. This individual will play a key role in helping our client achieve sustainability goals and minimize their environmental impact.

Reports directly to the Monitoring Section Manager. Will support the section in daily operations, supervise and lead teams, interface with industrial customers, Technical Affairs Division, and senior RC Management. Receives administrative and technical direction in term of board project objectives from EPCD Department Director and SAPL Department Manager EPCD.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain a comprehensive waste management program that aligns with RC Vision, and Kingdom’s strategy, internationally recognized best practices, and regulatory requirements.

  • Conduct waste stream analysis and identify opportunities for waste reduction, reuse, and recycling.

  • Oversee the selection and management of waste disposal vendors, ensuring cost-effectiveness and compliance with environmental regulations.

  • Implement and maintain accurate recordkeeping systems for waste generation, disposal, and recycling e.g. waste manifest, waste classification systems, etc.

  • Conduct regular compliance audits and inspections to identify and address potential environmental risks.

  • Develop and deliver training programs on waste management and best practices to employees.

  • Stay up-to-date on relevant environmental regulations and legislation.

  • Identify and implement new mechanisms to improve waste management efficiency and sustainability.

  • Prepare and submit reports on waste management performance and compliance.

  • Review/evaluate submitted data from industries and identify opportunities for reuse/recycle.

  • Review/evaluate the permit application packages and technical reports submitted by industries.

  • Collaborate with other departments, such as operations, procurement, and facilities, to ensure effective implementation of the waste management program.

  • Support in establishment of waste recycling / disposal facilities.

  • Provide advice and guidance to the Department as needed.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental science, Engineering, or related field from a recognised western university.

  • Minimum of 12 years of relevant experience, preferably in a similar industry.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant environmental regulations (e.g., US EPA, EU, UK or state regulations).

  • Experience with waste stream analysis, data management, and reporting.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Master’s degree and waste related certifications are preferred.

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Proactive problem-solving and analytical skills.

  • Commitment to environmental sustainability and best practices.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

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