Lead Sustainability Scientist/Engineer (PFAS) – Honeywell

  • Science & Engineering
  • Fulltime
  • 1 year ago
  • Buffalo

Job Information

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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Experience : 0-2 years

Job Description

Position Summary:

Honeywell is currently seeking a goal-oriented individual with to support our growing refrigerant, blowing agent and aerosol markets. The qualified candidate will be involved in a variety of activities and serving as PFAS Subject Matter Expert (SME), and providing technical leadership and project/program execution oversight. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and detail oriented, with demonstrated experience in PFAS investigation.


Buffalo, NY or Morris Plains, NJ. (Willing to relocate for the right candidate)

Ideal Candidate
• Experience with LCA and/or LCCP analysis
• Environmental modeling or simulations experience
• Previous experience with interacting with regulatory bodies such as EPA, REACH
• Background and experience with environmental metrics (GWP, ozone creation potentials) and related modeling or simulation tools to evaluate environmental impact
• Experience in the technical delivery of investigations, management plans, environmental impact assessments
• Experience or willingness to manage clients and communications with regulators

Job Duties:
• Provides Technical Leadership in the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) space as the SME communicating to internal/external customers as well as regulatory bodies.
• Able to identify and implement innovative solutions that are consistent with project and regulatory objectives.
• Ability to understand and communicate risks to leadership and within project execution teams.
• Analyze data and perform additional data analysis tasks as requested depending on the laboratory runs performed
• Translation of laboratory/bench top studies into a field environment
• Focus on support and preparation of peer-reviewed publications (journal articles, presentations, etc.) and attendance at relevant conferences
• Presents findings, provides updates, and makes recommendations to clients, regulators, and other stakeholders
• Effectively communicate technical concepts via verbal and written presentations, including representation of the company at conferences, workshops, and other professional forums.

Must have:
• MSc in Environmental Engineering or Chemistry (Ph.D preferred)
• Background in environmental or atmospheric sciences
• Ability to translate scientific papers and research to be easily understood by Regulators and business teams.

We value:
• Experience in environmental and/or atmospheric sciences with a focus on lifecycle analysis, environmental footprint, and degradation mechanisms of chemicals in different environmental media
• Experience with environmental metrics (GWP, ozone creation potentials and other) and related modeling or simulation tools to evaluate environmental impact
• Ability to closely follow relevant scientific literature and summarize for non-technical audiences (Regulators and Business Teams)
• Ability to work on multi-functional teams, especially with Marketing, Government Relations, and Communications
• Ability to analyze technical literature and Marketing claims and create support or opposition summaries, in non-technical language but with technical back-up for use in advocacy projects.
• Experience working with customers and other stakeholders
• Familiar with LCA and/or LCCP analysis
• Previous Environmental modeling or simulations
• Interactions with regulatory bodies such as EPA, REACH

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.

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