John Deere Senior Regulatory Specialist, Air in Waterloo, Iowa

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Primary Location: Estados Unidos (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Waterloo

Function: Environment / Health / Safety

Title: Senior Regulatory Specialist, Air - 45868

Your Responsibilities

As a Senior Regulatory Specialist, Air for John Deere in Waterloo, IA, you will provide expertise and manage all aspects of air compliance across the Waterloo units. In addition, you will:

  • Develop and implement air permitting strategies to maintain compliance across the Waterloo units, with specific focus on the Product Engineering Center (PEC) and Foundry. The strategy includes New Source Review and National Ambient Air Quality aspects to support future business.

  • Maintain close liaison with air regulatory agencies at Iowa DNR and EPA. -Represents the company when negotiating new permits, permit revisions and settlements of environmental incidents.

  • Lead the direction of information required for the completion of government reports.

  • Review and complete reporting requirements to assure compliance and consistency across the units.

  • Monitor and review regulatory updates to ensure consistent application at the units supported.

  • Coach and develop less experienced professionals to further enhance regulatory knowledge at the unit.

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Experience applying for and implementing the requirements of PSD Permits

  • Experience with NAAQs modeling with both an understanding of the types of projects requiring modeling, as well as knowledge of the impact projects may have on compliance to NAAQs requirements

  • Experience developing and implementing strategic plans, including the gathering of input and buy-in from more senior leaders

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams of environmental and non-environmental professionals

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience with diesel engine emissions and non-road regulations

  • Experience with foundry operations, specifically compliance with the foundry NESHAP

Education (or equivalent work experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering/ technology discipline

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.