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Engineer Manager

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
$80,000 - $95,000
August 16, 2018

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Ross L. Ohman, P.E., MBA, CHMM

***** ***** *** *****, ****** Lake, MN 55025 • 612-***-**** Page 1 of 3


Current Environmental Regulatory Compliance Consultant, Trainer, Auditor and Program Manager assisting people and organizations in conducting important environmental related investigations and solutions using the application of improved technology concepts and applications of new approaches. Experienced US EPA & MPCA Trained Regulatory Compliance Engineer utilizing expert skills and technical knowledge to plan and conduct multiple, medium and large, environmental, safety and health projects and programs to ensure compliance with global, federal, state, and local environmental statutes, rules and Regulations.

Possess the expertise in theories and principles in a variety of environmental disciplines that enables me to help others with this knowledge in creative and effective problem solving ways. This applies to a broad range of very difficult and complex projects while leading and managing special work teams toward resolution and compliance including consulting with legal corporate council when required. Demonstrated successful management engagement and often work as an environmental liaison with operating facility management and staff toward environmental regulatory compliance. This includes planning and budgeting; mobilizing and managing engagement teams; defining deliverable structure and content; facilitating buy-in of proposed solutions from management levels for quality delivery of work products.

I maintain knowledge of research safety principles and practices with working knowledge of the OSHA general industry stds, including those of the EPA, MPCA, DEC, NIOSH, and other regulatory or science advisory organizations and laboratory safety standards, and general chemical hazard methods and training to prevent exposures.

Consulting specialist trained in interpreting laws, rules, Regulations including the UMN policies, procedures, and standards for laboratory, small-large quantity haz waste generators.


Bachelor’s Degree Civil Environmental Engineering (PE) and IH Univ. of MN, Minneapolis, MN. Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), University of St Thomas, Minneapolis, MN. Past President of ASCE University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Point of contact for regulatory requirements which includes the Environmental Protection Agency

(EPA) and all State and local municipalities, natural resources, and environmental compliance for 3M Chemical Management at multiple 3M facilities using the MECC prepared SDS Systems. Lead Environmental Technical team member, US EPA Region V stormwater pond-silt PAH removal, greater US cities using stormwater ponds in suburban areas. Lead US Army (TCAAP) using exposure monitoring equipment with the capability to negotiate and resolve complex work related problems.

Ross L. Ohman, P.E., MBA, CHMM

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Master in Business Administration (MBA) University of Saint Thomas, Minneapolis, MN Bachelors of Civil (Environmental, IH) Engineering University of Minnesota, IT, Minneapolis, MN


Professional Environmental Engineer (PE) Dept. of Safety and Professional Admin, WI Certified Haz. Materials Manager (CHMM) BowenEHS Inst, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Certified Radiation Safety Officer Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, MN Certified Potable Water Operator Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, MN Certified Industrial Landfill Operator Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, St Paul, MN


OHMAN ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTING (OEC), Forest Lake, MN Principal Engineer 1989- Present

As the Principal Engineer, I review plans, supervise others, and provide expertise & consultation; progress reviews, and evaluates the project results and achievements with programs involving engineering, permitting, licensing, auditing, regulatory compliance, and/or environmental assessments to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental regulations, rules and ordinances including:

Developed Management of Underground Storage Tank (MUST) tank system to assist people with pollution clean-up and construction remediation.

Successful preparation of a large St Cloud State University (SCSU) US EPA Title V Air Quality Permit Successful monitoring study of the Industrial landfill (Fly Ash), former NSP, Granite Falls, MN Successful SWPPP,NPDES, and SDS General Permit permitting Peterson Gravel, Kandiyohi Co, MN Successful land use and stormwater management, CS McCrossan Maple Grove, MN PCB waste disposal consulting expert, Xcel Energy Bayport, MN Ross L. Ohman, P.E., MBA, CHMM

21990 Ideal Ave North, Forest Lake, MN 55025 • 612-***-**** Page 3 of 3


Vice President (VP) Compliance & HR 2011-2015

Developed EHS and HR training programs such as Fork-Lift Safety, MN Right to Know (MTK), Spill Plans (SPCC), and OSHA Safety & Emergency Response and Employee Compliance Training Chair of EH&S Committee with responsibilities for Env Waste mgmt. and OSHA Safety nation wide Demonstrated successful cooperation with upper management in areas of business development, employee retention, and legal counsel regarding internal projects involving environmental projects and worker safety in general accordance with the MN OSHA and Fire Code rules.


Senior Project Manager (PM) 2010-2011

Helped develop new systematic program in SWPPP and business development capabilities resulting in enhanced business services and increased cost savings and increased revenues. Managed professionals in Health Care related events such as emergency response and life-safety response.

Worked with-and at-MNDOT for the Transportation of Materials, Roadway Design, Detail Design and Special Wastes collection, labeling, including transport to final disposition. Acting Bay-West and MPCA Stormwater liaison and coordinator, St, Paul, MN. Spill Team Emergency Response integration with spills training for compliance OSHA 1910.120


Inventor of Composite Product US Patent # 5,153,954 Author and Creator Board member FLLA Forest Lake, MN

Author of multiple SWPPP and SPCC Plans for Iowa, Minnesota, SD, ND and Wisconsin Environmental Site Remediation Expert – Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Board member and Engineer of Record, Campus Facilities Hosanna LC Forest Lake, MN Adjunct Professor and Classroom Instructor Hamline University and St. Thomas University Super Bowl 52 Chad Greenway Crew 52 member

2018 NFL Employee, Super Bowl 52 Grand Opening, St Paul - Minneapolis, MN Experience and/or knowledge of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Knowledge and experience of LEAN tools and Six Sigma problem solving methods OSHA-40 Hour Hazwopper Trained

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