Environmental Engineer

Job Requisition ID:  51410

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2023 revenue of approximately $9.2 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit www.eastman.com.



This individual will become an expert technical resource for air-related environmental issues at Texas Operations particularly related to the Texas Title V program.  Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
•    Manage Title V air permitting, compliance and reporting requirements for assigned operating areas at Texas Operations.
•    Provide on-going regulatory guidance and support for Texas Operations as the subject matter expert.
•    Study and comprehend complex regulations and communicate this knowledge to others with different levels of understanding.
•    Ensure compliance; tell people no when necessary and collaborate to develop compliant alternatives.
•    Represent Eastman Chemical in dealings with local, State, and Federal regulatory authorities.
•    Serve in the on-call rotation to respond to plant environmental emergencies.
•    Participate in compliance audits of Eastman sites and in business assessments of customers, suppliers, and vendors


•    Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, or other engineering discipline. Master’s degree would be beneficial.
•    5 years of Title V environmental regulatory experience required.
•    Minimum of three years manufacturing plant exposure required
•    Clear, effective written and oral communication. Ability to promote an idea or defend a position while maintaining good working relationships.
•    Critical thinker and active listener with good judgment and problem-solving skills.
•    Initiative and the ability to work in a team setting.
•    Good organizational, planning and strategic skills.
•    Computer experience and capability with standard software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.


Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

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