Job Description for Environmental Manager

As companies seek to address environmental concerns related to their business operations, environmental managers are increasingly important, particularly in large corporations. Environmental managers are tasked with oversight of companies’ overall environmental friendliness. These managers seek to increase “green” practices by developing business initiatives that increase environmental friendliness, then putting them in place and monitoring success. Environmental managers work in many sectors and fields. For example, environmental managers in manufacturing might work to reduce carbon emissions and improve the health of the land around a factory. Environmental managers in new home or commercial construction might seek to incorporate sustainably sourced materials and eco-friendly building practices.


Environmental Manager Tasks

  • Create safety policies and standards that meet or exceed required guidelines.
  • Participate in water, air, ergonomic, solid waste, and hazardous materials handling processes, permits, and evaluations.
  • Oversee health and safety aspects of acquisitions, mergers, new product lines, and remediation.
  • Audit and work with departments to improve safety both routinely and directly following accidents, spills, or other hazards.

About Mount Joy, Pennsylvania

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
3,729 (48.0%)
4,045 (52.0%)
Mount Joy is a borough in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 7,410 at the 2010 census. Mount Joy is often named in lists of "delightfully-named towns" in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, along with Intercourse, Blue Ball, Lititz, Bareville, Bird-in-Hand and Paradise. The name is often shortened to Mt Joy, as in Mencken (1963). The town was named after the ship the early Irish settlers came to America on, the Mount Joy. ZIP code: 17552 Area code: 717 Local phone codes: 492, 653, 928 Mount Joy is located at 40°6′36″N 76°30′40″W (40.109895, -76.510977). According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.1 km²), all of it land. It is considered to be part of the Susquenanna Valley. The 2010 United States Census reports the following demographics for Mount Joy Borough: Total population: 7,410 Male: 3,624 Female: 3,786 Hispanic or Latino: 549 White: 6,809 African American: 187 Asian: 58 American Indian and Alaska Native:...
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Key Stats for Environmental Manager

20 years or more

Years of Experience

20 years or more