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Environmental Specialist




Melrose Park, IL

Job Description:

We are looking for a qualified Environmental Specialist to join our dynamic team. This position is responsible for keeping environmental permits and documentation organized and updated, as well as coordinating and implementing environmental improvement efforts. 


  • Organize and keep track of any legal permits and environmental regulations dictated by the EPA.
  • Collect any information aiding in the continuous improvement of sustainability matters.
  • Work with Production Department to improve the environmental management of the company.
  • Educate workers on environmental health and safety procedures.
  • Develop and recommend solutions to eliminate pollution and environmental hazards.
  • Aid in the implementation of ISO 14001:2015 for environmental management systems.

Minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or another environmental science field.
  • Previous exposure to or experience working in an industrial manufacturing setting, with exposure to metal manufacturing preferred.
  • Highly analytical, with a demonstrated high level ability in technical writing.
  • Familiarity with environmental regulations and standards
  • Computer skills: MS Office and email required. Knowledge of programs such as SAP is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills. Bilingual English/Spanish ideal
  • Team oriented with the ability to work independently as needed.

Interlake Mecalux offers:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Become part of an industry leading dynamic team with a high focus on delivering results and continuous improvement
  • 401(k) plan with a generous company match; 100% vested immediately upon contributing and no waiting period to start participating
  • Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off with the option to cash out unused PTO every year
  • Possibility for telework days, depending on position, with flexible make-up time for exempt employees
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield medical insurance plans, along with dental and vision benefits.
  • Opportunities for career development and advancement; specialize in specific areas or gain new skills in different departments.


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