Air Quality Specialist - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

  • Conduct air permitting (New Source Review, Title V, Standard Permits, Permits by Rule, and renewal permits) including strategy development and regulatory review and compliance at state and federal level)

  • Perform annual emission inventory reporting (Emissions Inventory, Toxic Release Inventory, GHG reporting rule)

  • Conduct review of industrial facilities to evaluate compliance with permit conditions and applicable regulations

  • Interact with state regulatory agencies on the behalf of clients

  • Track overall financial performance of task assignment; this will include coordinating with the Project Manager to monitor sold time and work backlog on task

  • Assist Project Managers with the quality of deliverables, schedule, budget, and communication with client

  • Develop and evaluate project plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others

  • Perform as a staff advisor and consultant as to technical specialty, a type of facility, industry, equipment or program function

  • Conduct technical peer reviews and makes technical presentations

  • Support the preparation of proposals and can generate proposals under senior guidance

  • Actively involved with clients and business development

  • Provide support and direction to more junior-level employees on routine assignments

  • Delegate work to, mentors, trains and supervises less experienced staff to complete assignments

  • Collect and analyze data to create dispersion models to evaluate air quality impacts

  • Continually develop technical knowledge and capabilities in the air quality area as well as multi-media

  • Make decisions independently on engineering problems and methods, and represents the organization in conferences to resolve important questions and to plan and coordinate work

  • Carry out complex or novel assignments requiring the development of new or improved techniques and procedures

  • Requires general familiarity within a broad field of scientific knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines/fields

  • Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to evaluate compliance

  • Work under only general direction. Independently determine and develops approach to solutions.

  • Solves problems by use of combinations of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments

  • Participates in planning required to achieve prescribed objectives

  • Conducts analysis and investigation work obtained from a variety of sources

  • Participates in developing corrective measures and procedures

  • Formulates hypothesis, performs research and makes recommendation

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, chemistry, or related field

  • Minimum 4 years of relevant work experience in air quality consulting including (New Source Review and Title V permitting, Permits By Rules, renewal permitting, air dispersion modeling, and environmental compliance)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of state and federal environmental regulatory framework and processes

  • Strong communication skills – verbal and written - to impart technical information and interact with clients and regulatory personnel

  • Ability to work in team environment including managing and mentoring junior staff

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position are required to pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Applicants without air permitting experience will not be considered for this position

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 225033BR

Additional Locations US - Austin, TX - 9400 Amberglen Boulevard

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.