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Sr Environmental Program Mgr - DPL

Location: Christiana, DE, United States
Organization: Delmarva Power & Light Co
Job ID: 232397
Date Posted: Jul 22, 2021

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At Exelon, we've got a place for you!

Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits.

Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 150 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon!


Provide cross media subject matter expertise in environmental management areas including industrial hygiene, water, air, hazardous and non-hazardous waste, PCB management, USDOT, spill prevention, industrial services, recycling, and pollution prevention. Evaluate environmental program performance and initiate changes towards continuous improvement. Provide support to EED management and field professionals in developing, planning, evaluating and implementing compliance/pollution prevention/lifecycle management programs, which reduce environmental liability and minimize financial impact. Supervise support personnel, outside consultants, and contract vendors as needed to meet business objectives. Establish a consistent environmental services platform using established environmental strategies and Environmental Management Systems, and develop systems as necessary to meet emerging business needs. Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24x7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.


- Direct environmental program and regulatory requirements for air, water, RCRA, UST, SPCC, EPCRA/SARA and ecological media compliance activities.  Cross-functional expertise in OSHA and Industrial Hygiene programs.  Serve as subject matter expert for EHS tactical services to business, and participate on project teams to support business activities.

- Develop and implement procedures/protocols to meet the compliance elements in air, water, UST, SPCC, SARA and ecological areas, improving efficiencies using innovative solutions, identifying gaps and coordinating cost effective, risk reducing efforts for solutions.

- Interface and provide consultation and technical support with Operations to provide analysis of impacts and development of compliance strategies to reduce cost impacts and/or improve competitive advantage, relating to compliance with federal, state, and local regulatory and environmental requirements. Manage consultants and associated budgets accordingly.

- Communicate with local, state and federal agencies to negotiate and discuss environmental issues/permits.  Provide written comments and public testimony on regulatory proposals.  Direct environmental studies to satisfy permit and regulatory requirements as required.

- Company Representative and active participate in industry and regulatory groups and technical committees
(i. e. USWAG, UWAG, IREG, BNTS, IEMA, NERC, ANJR, Wastewise) to promote company environmental positions.

- Coordinate with Senior EMS/Data Management Specialist on the development and maintenance of an environmental data management program to maximize efficient data tracking, and information sharing through the development and enhancements of Environmental Website.  Support the development and implementation of strategic environmental communications strategy.

- Establish processes and programs to monitor and track compliance performance, manage budget for Environmental Projects.  Provide direction on existing and proposed technical environmental regulatory requirements.  Oversee spill response and agency reporting as needed.



- BS Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Engineering or Environmental Sciences, with 7-10 years of working experience in the environmental field.

- Working knowledge of utility systems and regulatory background in environmental media (water, air, UST, SPCC, ecological) disciplines.

- Extensive knowledge of regulatory requirements in hazardous materials and chemical control.

- Strong background in information management systems and applications.

- Strong people skills and ability to thrive in a team environment is essential, along with innovation, creativity, and initiative. Strong technical writing, oral communication, and negotiating skills.

- Knowledge of waste/air/water regulations, associated technical/policy issues and of the regulatory development process.

- BS in Geosciences, Civil/Environmental Engineering

- Master Degree in Environmental discipline including science or chemistry.

- Working experience in State or Federal regulatory agencies

- 5 years of working experience in environmental consulting.

- Experience in developing compliance products and programs.

- Experience in communicating corporate positions and negotiating with trade associations and government officials.


- Position involves directing and influencing across internal Departments on environmental projects, programs and initiatives.

- Requires planning and strategic interaction with diverse internal departments including Operations, Support Services, Real Estate & Facilities, Contract & Project Management, Legal, Communications, External Affairs and Financial; and interaction with external stakeholders including regulatory Federal, State, and Local agency personnel and community organizations.

- Requires direct supervisory oversight of numerous subject matter consultants and contractors.

- Position also requires strong negotiating skills and a technical understanding of a broad range of environmental subjects and principles.

- Requires the ability to make decisions and leverage control in ambiguous project settings involving diverse internal and external personnel and interests.

- Financial duties focus on cost avoidance and recovery and budget oversight responsibility for numerous projects.

- Position is high impact due to material nature of compliance and liability implications
(i. e. financial, compliance and image).

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