Air Permitting Professional

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Location: Oklahoma City, OK, US

Job ID: 21087

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Air Permitting Professional supporting Devon’s Rockies assets. This position will consist of project work that involves the retrieval, preparation, processing, and management of emissions related data. Has an understanding of air quality regulations and air emissions authorizations in states that Devon operates. Is willing to learn company data systems and can source the information for permitting and regulatory filing purposes. Consistently maintains regulatory files, reports, and performs other tasks required by regulation and Devon protocol. The successful candidate will be a well-organized, self-starter, who can anticipate needs, and deliver on projects to avoid delays. This position will require technical aptitude, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
Bachelor’s degree in science or engineering
Minimum of 5 years related experience desired, preferably in the oil and gas industry
• Serve as a technical lead for air quality compliance assurance, regulation interpretation, and air permitting calculations; including major and minor source air permit applications under NSR, PSD, Title V, and state-level regulations; and NESHAP MACT compliance 
• Responsible for data gathering, assimilation, and management thereof, to make emission determinations
• Prepare permit applications, reports, and required documents to ensure regulatory filings are submitted on time to the appropriate regulatory agency
• Able to evaluate data and summarize results
• Populate company data systems with compliance tasks, such as engine testing
• Maintain and monitor data through various databases and spreadsheets
• Able to recommend appropriate action and solutions to operations and engineering
• Prepare presentation materials, business performance documents, and inter-organization communications
• Performs research, analysis, and basic interpretation of environmental regulations to assist with compliance reporting
• Ability to perform emissions calculations using Promax
• Serve as a subject-matter expert (SME) for air quality regulations and emissions authorizations for the states in which Devon operates 
• Partner with operations staff and contractors to promote solutions to drive continuous improvement
• Formulate and promote sound and cost-effective recommendations to improve EHS performance, which support the Company’s objectives and goals, including the Company’s emissions reduction targets
• Represent the Company in a positive working relationship with federal, state/province, and local regulatory agencies, as well as trade associations to promote the Company’s positions related to EHS and learn about other companies’ activities in a way that influences the Company’s business in a positive way
• Wyoming and North Dakota air permitting experience preferred
• Experience with Promax software
• Experience with engine permitting, testing, and compliance
• Title V experience preferred



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