Senior Environmental Engineer

CPP’s Halsey Mill, located in Oregon’s beautiful Willamette Valley and approximately 90 miles south of Portland, Oregon, produces high-grade pulp for use in a variety of applications including tissue, printing and writing grades, liner board, and fiber cement board. Our pulp is manufactured from lumber production residuals using state of the art technology to minimize our impact on the environment and be a good neighbor and valued member of the local community.

We currently have an opening for a Senior Environmental Engineer based in Halsey, Oregon.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in mill environmental air, wastewater, stormwater and solid waste compliance.
  • Ensure that facility data is accurately reported to regulatory agencies.
  • Keep abreast of emerging regulations and to be the leader for updating and developing permits.
  • Provide technical guidance to the department staff.
  • Identify environmental improvement opportunities designing, implementing, and managing processes and systems to support environmental compliance mill-wide.
  • Develop and manage consultants and contractors.
  • Communicate on behalf of Cascade Pacific Pulp with governmental agencies such as EPA, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, and Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Participate on behalf of Cascade Pacific Pulp in technical and governmental trade associations.
  • Occasionally interact directly with the public and indirectly with the media.
  • Participate in weekend and holiday mill on call rotation.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five years of experience in environmental compliance and reporting.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or science.
  • Knowledgeable of federal and state environmental regulations.
  • Experience in an industrial process facility.
  • Specific process knowledge of kraft pulp and paper facilities strongly desired.
  • Able to organize and present technical data in a clear and concise manner.
  • Cope with potential stressful situations and maintain professional workplace conduct.
  • Team player with strong verbal and written communication skills.

Some of what we offer:

  • Competitive Starting Wage DOE
  • Annual Pay Increases
  • Excellent Medical/Dental/Vision and Prescription Drug Coverage
  • 401k with up to an 8% Company Match Contribution
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability

Looking Long-term? 

In addition to a generous benefits package, we offer continuous learning opportunities and an additional week of paid vacation every 5 years to a 6-week maximum (may be pro-rated in year one).