Principal Environmental Engineer
Kansas City, MO 
Posted 28 days ago
Job Description

At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.

Principal Environmental Engineer

The Principal Environmental Engineer provides technical knowledge and is accountable for setting technical work direction and implementing environmental programs to ensure compliance with local, state and federal environmental regulatory requirements and implementation of related programs integral to supporting the site and manufacturing operations.


The primary responsibilities of this role, The Principal Environmental Engineer, are to:

  • Maintain an understanding of plant operations, attend project reviews and review management of change proposals for assigned manufacturing areas to determine environmental impact on an independent basis via the Environmental MOC process;
  • Ability to read, interpret, plan, and implement a new major regulatory;
  • Ensure regulatory reports, permit applications, etc. are submitted in an accurate and timely fashion;
  • Prepare permit applications in a way that provides maximum flexibility in plant operations;
  • Completes accurate engineering calculations to support environmental emissions reporting and for permit applications;
  • Reviews information from supporting team members;
  • Develops and delivers training for plant employees to comply with external and internal regulations;
  • Performs engineering design and calculation assignments;
  • Applies deep technical or specialized knowledge involving advanced knowledge of a major field;
  • Provides leadership on addressing non-compliance situations; works with agencies, corporate HSE and legal to resolve problems;
  • Audits site environmental programs as well as participates as an auditor during internal regional compliance audits and global management system audits;
  • Support the analysis and resolution of operation interruptions and upsets related to environmental issues;
  • Support and network with Corporate and Regional Environmental teams;
  • Contribute significant technical improvements and efficiencies;
  • Mentors other engineers in the department and site process end other technical team members.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our life values, more specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Chemical, Environmental Engineering or related fields or MS degree in related field with 6 years of progressive engineering experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 8 years of progressive engineering experience



Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer.
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: Bayer expects its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Bayer active employees are also expected to disclose their vaccination status and if fully vaccinated, provide proof of vaccination status to Occupational Medicine. Bayer defines fully vaccinated in alignment with CDC which is two weeks after completing the two-dose vaccine regimen or two weeks after completing the one-dose regimen. Additionally, Bayer employees are also required to comply with state, local and customer requirements.
Location:United States : Missouri : Kansas City
Division:Crop Science
Reference Code:785179
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
6+ years
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