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Director Environmental Compliance & Management (Buses)

Job ID: 4563
Business Unit: New York City Transit
Location: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Regional Bus Company
Date Posted: Dec 11, 2023

Description

Job Information

Director Environmental Compliance & Management (Buses)

First date of posting: 11/20/2023

Last date of posting: 12/13/2023

Authority: TA / OA / MTA Bus

Department: Buses

Division/Unit: Facilities

Reports To: Assistant Chief Facilities Officer, Environmental Compliance & Management

Work Location: East New York, Brooklyn

Hours of Work: As Required

Compensation

Salary Range:  $104,077 - $154,437 (Grade B - 805 hay points)

Responsibilities

Direct the management of environmental of FDNY regulatory compliance programs for petroleum and chemical bulk storage tanks.  Direct the management of the compliance programs for stormwater, waste management, air pollution control, and backflow preventors.  Provide technical assistance and directs the management of contracts related to all aspects of environmental compliance systemwide.  Oversees compliance with the regulations and internal policies governing asbestos, lead, and silica.  Acts as the delegated Assistance Chief Facilities Officer, EC&M.

Additional Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Direct the management of tank storage systems to ensure compliance with environmental regulatory requirements. Oversee annual inspections of chemical bulk storage tanks at all facilities and participate in internal and external inspections and audits and implementation of corrective actions to address deficiencies. Maintain and update tank registration information, spill prevention reports, spill prevention control and countermeasure plans, and all other documentation required to demonstrate compliance for bulk storage tanks.  The position is also responsible for directing the management of spill response and corrective actions.
  • Direct the management of tank storage systems to ensure compliance with environmental regulatory requirements. Oversee annual inspections of chemical bulk storage tanks at all facilities and participate in internal and external inspections and audits and implementation of corrective actions to address deficiencies. Maintain and update tank registration information, spill prevention reports, spill prevention control and countermeasure plans, and all other documentation required to demonstrate compliance for bulk storage tanks. The position is also responsible for directing the management of spill response and corrective actions.
  • Direct the management of all aspects of waste management including sampling, classification, storage, and disposal. Participate in internal and external inspections and audits and implement corrective actions to address deficiencies. Act as Buses' point of contact for the waste minimization committee. Direct the management of compliance with NYS DOH and NYC DEP annual backflow prevention (BFP) testing requirements. Direct the management of compliance programs for air pollution prevention requirements including stationary sources, asbestos, lead, and silica.
  • Direct the development and maintenance of systemwide stormwater management plans and site-specific pollution prevention plans, and the development and implementation of best management practices. Review visual and analytical monitoring data to identify instances of non-compliance. Management of the catch basin cleaning contract. Participate in internal and external inspections and audits and direct the implementation of corrective actions. Direct the completion of annual compliance reports, compliance statements, and corrective action reports. Ensure stormwater drainage maps are accurate and revised as necessary.
  • Oversees the revision of the GSSEM monthly and weekly environmental checklists to ensure they reflect current regulatory and operating requirements. Review and track completed environmental compliance and safety screening checklists for all operating contracts projects and consult with Bus Safety as needed.
  • Research applicable regulations and provide regulatory guidance to stakeholders related to all aspects of environmental compliance. Act as the liaison with OSS for all environmental regulatory issues and FDNY tank compliance issues. Develop and manage contracts related to environmental regulatory compliance. Act as Buses liaison with OSS and he General Superintendents of Safety and Environmental Management.

Education and Experience

  1. Baccalaureate degree in Science, Engineering or a satisfactory equivalent and eight (8) years of related experience, at least four (4) years of which have been at a managerial/supervisory capacity; or

2.    A satisfactory equivalent combination of education and experience

Desired Skills

  • In-depth knowledge of bulk storage system and other regulatory requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of NYCT Rules and Regulations and depot operations

Other Information

Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the “Commission”).

Equal Employment Opportunity

MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including, with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities. The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities, including military service members, to apply.

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