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Corporate Environmental Compliance Manager in Elgin, IL at Heritage-Crystal Clean, LLC.

Date Posted: 3/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary: The Manager of the Environmental Compliance team will lead, direct and motivate an energized team of environmental professionals who are driven to deliver solutions and provide support to our team of 1,400+ employees in more than 80 locations in the United States and Canada. The successful candidate will work closely with other HCC leaders to drive improvement in the areas of environmental compliance, internal and external auditing, environmental training and supply chain management.  In addition, this person will interface with State and Federal Agencies, provide internal guidance on regulatory issues, assist in managing the regulatory compliance of HCC facilities, and business expansion.


Essential Duties:

  • Develop and manage a team to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations, and corporate environmental policies and procedures across HCC facilities
  • Interface with State and Federal regulatory agencies to provide regulatory interpretation, discuss regulatory compliance issues and negotiate implementable solutions
  • Ensure all HCC Facility/branch permits are in place and maintained
  • Develop and/or revise standard procedures and practices as needed to achieve and maintain requirements with state and federal regulations
  • Provide the necessary Due diligence/acquisition support
  • Develop and implement a downstream vendor audit protocol and for new and existing vendors and implement solutions-oriented risk minimization strategies in the supply chain process
  • Develop and implement weekly/monthly internal audit procedures and the mechanism for tracking and follow up

Job Requirements

Position Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The following requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Occasional travel will be required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


Core Competencies

  • Proven success with regulatory/government agency interaction
  • A strong working knowledge of Supply Chain Management practices
  • A solid understanding of RCRA and DOT
  • The ability to collaborate with other functional areas within the company
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to successfully manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Solid solutions-oriented and customer service focus
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent follow up and organizational skills


            Work Experience

10+ years direct work experience minimum


            Education, Certificates, Licenses, or Designations

Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in the Sciences


            Specific Skills

Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications


Work Environment: While performing essential duties of this position an individual regularly works indoors, and may be required to sit for long periods. Individual will be required to regularly talk, hear, see and often reach with hands, stand, walk, use a computer keyboard, mouse, telephone, and other office equipment. Noise level of the environment is generally quiet. This position may require occasional travel by car or air to other HCC locations or vendors.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential duties. Up to 30% travel may be required.

Heritage Crystal Clean LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply.