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Date:  Feb 9, 2024
Location:  Charleston
Company:  Wacker Chemical Corporation
Do you want to take responsibility and make a difference with your work? With your expertise, we can achieve great goals together. We are WACKER - Reliable. Determined. Ambitious. As one of the world's most research-intensive chemical companies, we've been making countless products that are an integral part of your everyday life possible for over 100 years. From vegan food to resource-efficient buildings to solar cells, we develop sustainable solutions that change the future.
To strengthen our team in Charleston,
we are looking for you as a(n) Technical Support Specialist-Environmental.


The role is responsible for supporting the environmental department with field compliance requirements to meet Federal, State, and local laws and regulations. The Environmental Technician is an environmental technical professional for onsite compliance programs in the plant.

  • Monitor and support environmental permit conditions to ensure compliance. Coordinate collection of samples and analysis of environmental samples with analytical laboratories, process areas and outside contractors including managing corresponding contracts. 
  • Assists non-hazardous and hazardous waste inspections and shipments.
  • Responsible for recordkeeping requirements including coordination and submittal of regulatory reports including, Air Permits, annual EPCRA Reports (Section 311/312 and 313), and Safety Data Sheet (SDS) Management, as required.
  • Interacts with federal, state, and local regulators to resolve compliance issues; communicate permit requirements and assists in federal, state, and local regulatory audits.
  • Conduct training for site employees regarding compliance with environmental regulations, site permits and site procedures. Revise procedures and training programs, as necessary.
  • Provide field level tactical support or completion of action tasks related to environmental incidents.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications Required:

  • High school diploma.
  • 1-2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
What do we offer?
WACKER is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability. We are innovators, researchers, and pioneers and we believe that our individual differences are our collective strength. We foster an inclusive environment that promotes individuality, celebrates diversity, and builds cohesive teams. Together, we create exceptional value for our employees, our customers, and our communities by creating a culture of inclusion and equity that enables, empowers, and values our diverse contributions. 
WACKER strives to reward its employees in a fair and equitable manner. Our Total Rewards Package considers employee wellbeing and is comprised of compensation, benefits, work-life balance, performance & recognition, and career development.
  • Compensation and Incentive plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance effective day 1
  • Paid Time Off in addition to personal days and holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Wellbeing fund
  • Flexible hybrid work arrangements
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • Support for Community Involvement
We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 26003 
The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.
A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a green card).
WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Chattanooga

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