Environmental Specialist II

Website Georgia Transmission Corp.

Electric Cooperative

Georgia Transmission Corporation Job Opening – Environmental Specialist II

This position supports GTC’s Environmental Services Department in ensuring corporate environmental compliance during construction projects with a focus on US Clean Water Act (National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Storm Water Construction Permit, Section 404 Permitting). Acts as a liaison between GTC Environmental Services and GTC Construction projects. The position requires coordination with various federal, state, and local government agencies in addition to coordination among internal engineers, designers, environmental technicians, specialists and coordinators, construction inspectors and others on specific assignments to ensure overall construction related environmental compliance. This position, with guidance, is expected to have the ability to assess construction related environmental impacts to water quality, streams, and wetlands as well as interpret state and federal environmental laws, regulations, and policies. Must be able to interpret and evaluate implementation of civil design plans with a focus on NPDES compliance, as well as, utilize geographic information systems.  It requires the ability and interest in becoming proficient in a wide range of corporate environmental compliance efforts such as corporate compliance program development and training as well as other environmental programs such as the National Environmental Policy Act, Section 404 permitting, and the Endangered Species Act.

 

“Georgia Transmission is the link between the state’s energy generators and local electric membership cooperatives (EMCs), providing reliable, affordable power to communities across Georgia. We work to ensure electric power is always available at the flip of a switch.”

Keywords: National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, NPDES, Storm Water, Civil, Planning, Engineering, Environmental, Erosion and Sediment Control, Compliance, National Environmental Protection Act, Natural Resources, Regulations, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, Pollution, Forestry, Landscape, Botany, Biology, Engineering Technology, Water, Wetlands, Streams, Ecology, Survey, Design, Stream Buffers, GIS, Spatial Analysis

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