Environmental Program Manager Environmental Program Manager …

in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
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in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Environmental Program Manager
The Environmental Program Manager will be responsible for the environmental aspects of AWS planning and development globally. The successful candidate will define regional requirements and support development of standards, policies and procedures, and will oversee permitting and other environmental planning and governmental approval processes. The individual will complete contractual and regulatory requirements analyses, and will work with internal and external partners that include government entities, contractors, consultants, design services, construction, operations and other key stakeholders.

The Environmental Program Manager must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong environmental regulatory knowledge, with global experience preferred, demonstrated success in program development and project management, and experience leading and partnering with geographically disperse teams.

-Manage and oversee compliance with environmental regulations and Amazon policy
-Develop strategic programs by integrating with planning, engineering, construction, and operations
-Function as a leader regarding regulatory agency interactions, permit and planning approval processes
-Ensure work performed by contractors, consultants, and employees is completed in accordance with Amazon standards
-Develop appropriate metrics to measure, monitor and forecast performance
-Prioritize and manage multiple technically complex assignments concurrently
-Represent Amazon at appropriate levels with governmental agencies and throughout the company
-Build collaborative relationships with various stakeholders to ensure risks are identified early and managed appropriately

-Submit time critical reports to various governmental agencies
-Travel estimated at 25%.

Basic Qualifications
A completed Bachelor's Degree in chemistry, chemical or environmental engineering or related field of study
8+ years of experience serving as an environmental technical resource, environmental manager, program specialist, or program manager
Experience with contractual, regulatory, and liability assessments, planning approvals, air permit evaluations and applications, water discharge requirements, and waste management
Broad knowledge of global environmental regulations and programs
Experience leading change in multiple site environments and the ability to influence those that are not direct reports or within your organization
Due diligence assessment experience including risk assessments, environmental liability assessment
Excellent organizational and project management skills
Strong interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills, strong relationship builder, solid influencing and negotiation skills, and the ability to coach at multiple levels
Proficient with MS Excel, Word, and Windows Operating Systems
Position will be based in Singapore

Preferred Qualifications
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including comfort interfacing with senior leaders inside and outside the company
• Experience in a fast paced, changing/growing organization
• Strong analytical skills with demonstrated problem solving ability
• Experience in data center development, impact assessment and permitting;
• Experience developing and Implementing ISO 14001 programs, or similar
• Experience developing and executing global audit programs
• Meets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this role
• Meets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and complexity for this role

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation