The position of Environmental Manager serves as the liaison between PCM, the farms, and the regulatory agencies by performing the following duties.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities, but may at times delegate tasks to other PCM resources; or provide work instructions to vendors and have oversight of.
This job operates primarily in a professional office setting, but also occasionally visits the sow farms and crop fields. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
When at the sow farm or at a field, the employee will be exposed to dust, animal dander, manure and odor. The noise level in the work environment can be loud. Additionally, employee may also be exposed to outside conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and manure.
During pumping season, the position must work rapidly and efficiently. This season can be taxing as the position manages tight deadlines to complete pumping amongst inclement weather, breakdowns and other issues as they arise.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Some filing is required, which would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand on a stool as necessary.
Occasionally, may be required to lift and maneuver equipment or items that can weigh anywhere from 50 – 100 lbs.
Days and hours of work are typically Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is expected that the position will require long hours and weekend work during pumping season.
Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be expected.
Associate’s Degree or equivalent from college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
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