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At Lam Research, we create equipment that drives technological advancements in the semiconductor industry. Our innovative solutions enable chipmakers to power progress in nearly all aspects of modern life, and it takes each member of our team to make it possible.

Across our organization, our employees come to work and change the world. We take on the toughest challenges with precision and accuracy. We push for the next big semiconductor breakthrough. We lead the way in one of the most critical and fast-moving industries on the planet. And we do it together, with deep connections and limitless collaboration.

The impact we have on the world is made possible by focusing on our people. So we recognize and celebrate our teams’ achievements. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse culture where everyone’s contribution and voice has value. We evaluate and evolve our offerings, so our people receive the support and empowerment to do meaningful things for their lives, careers, and communities.

Because at Lam, we believe that when people are the priority and they’re inspired to unleash the power of innovation for a better world together, anything is possible.

EH&S Engineer (환경관리자)

Date:  Jul 17, 2024

Osan, KR-Osan, KR, 447-210

Req ID:  183066
Worker Category:  On-site

The Group You’ll Be A Part Of


The Global Operations Group brings information systems, facilities, supply chain, logistics, and high-volume manufacturing together to drive the engine of our global business operations. We help Lam deliver industry-leading solutions with speed and efficiency, while actively supporting the resilient and profitable growth of Lam's business.

This role in the Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) team is responsible for implementing the environmental programs for all media and specialty areas (air, water, waste, sustainability) at Lam Research Manufacturing Korea (LMK)

The Environmental Engineer is responsible for the compliance and continual improvement of environmental programs for LMK sites, applying and implementing requirements from a systematic perspective and integrating them into Lam’s business culture.  This includes management of Lam’s environmental regulatory compliance, environmental permits, programs, procedures, policies, and support of ISO14001 registration.  This position performs a variety of work to ensure compliance through explanation of permit terms and regulatory obligations, recommendation of appropriate action to assure conformance to current and new regulatory requirements, support of operational activities to minimize pollution, oversee or manage projects, maintain, and improve the EHS management system. Collaborates with all departments and functions as necessary for effective and compliance and sustainability activities.

The Impact You’ll Make

Develops, implements, and monitors company environmental safety programs and policies to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental, health, and safety regulations. Maintains safety equipment inventory, performs periodic safety inspections, monitors hazardous waste removal vendors, and may assist in consolidating hazardous wastes (chemical, radioactive, and/or medical). Interacting with a variety of departments, conducts training in emergency response and hazardous material handling. Monitors environmental compliance and maintains liaison with appropriate regulatory agencies. Recommends corrective action where environmental health and safety hazards exist. The work of the EH&S Engineer who is an Industrial Hygienist involves industrial hygiene, life safety, and ergonomic compliance-related activities. Interacts with others in the administration of the worker’s compensation program and the implementation of workplace ergonomics and program solutions. Monitors industrial health compliance.

What You’ll Do

  • Implement the environmental program at LMK, including air emissions control, wastewater treatment, waste management, and sustainability. Responsible for all environmental programs, procedures, and permits.
  • Obtain and manage all environmental related permits, including the development of operations compliance plans, legal registries, chemical use and storage threshold monitoring, and legal registries.
  • Submit regulatory permit monitoring reports, annual operating reports, and calculations as required to the regulatory agencies. Prepare the submittal for permit renewal applications.
  • Manage agency inspections and community outreach. Ensure all community stakeholders, landlords, and agencies are notified as appropriate for environmental permits, spills and releases, emergency response drills, etc.
  • Manage the waste program, including waste identification, waste characterization, handling, disposal and minimization.
  • Maintain knowledge of local environmental regulations and monitor upcoming environmental legislation changes. Evaluate, interpret, and apply environmental laws, regulations and permits as it relates to the operation of the facility.
  • Investigates exceedances in wastewater and air emissions and assists with the development of containment and corrective action plans.
  • Train personnel to ensure understanding of environmental programs.
  • Performs environmental inspections and audits.
  • Maintain ISO14001 certification and internal assessment program.
  • Evaluates and uses performance metrics to drive goals, objectives, and process change to create continuous improvement.
  • Develop ESG activities and monitor KPI.

Who We’re Looking For

  • Approximately 7-12 years of EHS experience in environmental engineering, environmental science, or environmental management. Semiconductor experience preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering, environmental science, or other related field. Advanced degree preferred.
  • Air/water environment engineer
  • ISO 14001 should be qualified. (External training or auditor certification)
  • Prior experience with managing air emissions permits, wastewater treatment permits, and waste management.
  • Knowledge of environmental regulations and requirements.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Professional environmental certifications desirable.
  • Fluent in English

Our Commitment


We believe it is important for every person to feel valued, included, and empowered to achieve their full potential. By bringing unique individuals and viewpoints together, we achieve extraordinary results.

Lam Research ("Lam" or the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer. Lam is committed to and reaffirms support of equal opportunity in employment and non-discrimination in employment policies, practices and procedures on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, or military and veteran status or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. It is the Company's intention to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees.

Lam offers a variety of work location models based on the needs of each role. Our hybrid roles combine the benefits of on-site collaboration with colleagues and the flexibility to work remotely and fall into two categories – On-site Flex and Virtual Flex. ‘On-site Flex’ you’ll work 3+ days per week on-site at a Lam or customer/supplier location, with the opportunity to work remotely for the balance of the week. ‘Virtual Flex’ you’ll work 1-2 days per week on-site at a Lam or customer/supplier location, and remotely the rest of the time.

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