ISRI offers benefits that represent anywhere from 35-45% of pay. Among benefits offered include but are not limited to: medical/dental/vision/Rx; Life/AD&D/Short & Long Term disability and 401(k).
Internal Number: EnvCompliance
The Manager of Regulatory Affairs is a part of ISRI’s Governmental Relations team and provides support on relationships with key federal regulatory agencies, monitoring and guidance on federal and state regulatory programs, and assistance with environmental compliance. The Manager reviews and stays current on both state and federal environmental regulatory activity and provides pertinent regulatory information to the ISRI membership. The Manager acts as a steward for assigned ISRI environmental guidance documents.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions)
· Develop and update guidance documents as assigned, but primarily for environmental compliance, including developing and updating related publications.
· Provide compliance assistance (primarily environmental) to members as needed and communicate that information to relevant ISRI staff.
· Review and provide written updates to changes in regulatory information.
· Interact with ISRI membership staff concerning compliance issues, including but not limited to concerns and needs of chapters.
· Publish articles and updates in ScrapNews, EHS Update, ISRI’s Advocacy Report and other industry publications.
· Support development of content for ISRI’s website and social media.
1. Possess a strong working knowledge of U.S. federal and state environmental regulatory requirements.
2. Ability to remain current and research regulation and policy.
3. Ability to interpret and summarize regulatory information quickly and accurately to a diverse audience.
4. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
5. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
6. Able to travel domestically (25-50% of the time) and occasionally on short notice.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
· 2-6 years of environmental experience in academia, consulting, law firm, relevant trade association, or relevant government agency.
· Proficient computer skills with basic software programs (Excel, Word, Office and PowerPoint)
· BS in a physical science (e.g., material science), scientific or technical discipline (e.g., industrial ecology or sustainability), or engineering (e.g., chemical engineering)
· MS in a physical science (e.g., material science), scientific or technical discipline (e.g., industrial ecology or sustainability), or engineering (e.g., chemical engineering)
· Familiarity with recycling and recycling industry.
· CSP, CIH, or PE (environmental) certifications.
· Published one or more technical articles.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) is the “Voice of the Recycling Industry”. Nominated as one of 2019 top manufacturing associations to work for, ISRI represents more than 1600 companies in 20 chapters nationwide that process, broker, and use recyclable materials including metals, paper, plastics, glass, rubber, electronics, and textiles. With headquarters in Washington, DC, the Institute provides education, advocacy, safety and compliance training and promotes public awareness of the vital role recycling plays in the U.S. economy, global trade, the environment and sustainable development. For more information about ISRI, please visit www.isri.org.