CMS Energy Jackson , MI 49201
Join a diverse and dynamic team that makes and delivers the most valuable services in the world: electricity and natural gas. At Consumers Energy, our customers are at the heart of everything we do. Our employees work around the clock to provide service to our customers in honor of our history and to fulfill our promise to Michigan - Count on Us! Consumers Energy, the principal subsidiary of CMS Energy and headquartered in Jackson, Michigan, provides natural gas and electricity to nearly 6.8 million of the Michigan's 10 million residents in all 68 Lower Peninsula counties.
The Environmental Services Department ensures environmental compliance for CMS Energy. This includes developing regulatory compliance strategy and programs, performing remediation and developing environmental sustainability strategies and programs.
The successful candidate will be responsible for directing the development of compliance strategies for environmental regulations pertaining to air, water and land. This will involve identifying, evaluating and commenting on proposed regulations and communicating their possible impact to Consumers Energy's corporate strategy. The position also requires supporting plant or facility operations as they implement the recommended compliance strategy.
A considerable aspect of this position is to remain abreast of the changing environmental technical and regulatory landscape. It also includes coordinating project teams both internal and external to the Company, developing a compliance strategy and managing that strategy's scope, budget and schedule. This position involves significant interface and negotiations with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality as well as some interface with state and federal legislators, local governmental officials, trade organizations and the general public.
The position will likely require public speaking, panel discussions, corporate presentations and briefings to Sr. Management so a confirmed ability to interact within a variety of public speaking circumstances is necessary.
Manage, monitor and graphically depict progress on environmental metrics
Ensure regular communication with business partners to provide environmental data and progress towards their environmental goal metrics
Work closely with Environmental Services Program managers (SMEs) to understand and gather data related to compliance metrics
Present/communicate progress to management or corporate communications
Ensure compliance programs are robust and deadlines are met
The following skills may set you apart from others:
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with business partners/management
Experience and working knowledge of technical programs, graphing and data management
Position will be filled at the appropriate salary grade based upon the skills, knowledge, and experience of the selected candidate.
All qualified applicants will not be discriminated against and will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.
Nearest Major Market: Jackson Michigan
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor
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