United States of America - Texas, Freeport
AECOM is actively seeking an experienced Senior Air Quality Emission Specialist for immediate employment in the Freeport TX office. The appropriately qualified applicant will apply their knowledge and experience in the Air Quality Department, specific to Source Testing. The Freeport, Texas group operates as part of the national AECOM Source Testing group. The AECOM Source Testing group is a nationally recognized air quality consulting team that provides stack testing services to clients, both nationally and internationally.
Responsibilities include but aren't limited to:
Be technically knowledgeable Methods 1 through 5, 6C, 7E, 10, 18, and 25A (40 CFR Part 60)
Support performance of Relative Accuracy Test Audits (RATA) for continuous emissions monitoring systems, testing for demonstration of compliance, testing for establishing operating limits, testing of flares, etc.
Conduct special air monitoring assignments as needed
Develop emissions monitoring plans in collaboration with clients and AECOM stack team
Provide leadership and coaching to junior level stack tester(s)
Plan and execute work assignments with limited instruction
Interact independently with client and regulatory personnel on routine tasks
Initiate changes to procedures and will support the implementation of procedures
Contribute positively to health, safety, environmental and quality programs by performing work safely and adhering to all safety standards and protocols
Collaborate and work as part of a team of scientists that provide air quality testing services
Calibrate, maintain, and operate air monitoring instrumentation and equipment
Collect, organize, and prepare data for reporting
Utilizes advanced scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies develop technical solutions to complex problems.
Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, provincial and national regulations to ensure compliance. Work is performed with minimal direction.
Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment. Responsible for advanced duties and activities in their specialized functional area.
Conducts research and does investigation work as required.
Plans and organizes project studies.
Assists in the resolution of conflicting technical information and unsuitability of standard procedures.
Performs complex assignments often requiring the development of unique solutions to problems.
May oversee the work of less experienced scientists.
6+ years of experience in source emissions testing
Advanced understanding of the equipment and technology used to gather samples and information from the field
Verbal and written communication skills; able to interface directly with project stakeholders
Organization skills, attention to detail in recording field data
Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software to create reports
Ability to perform bending, kneeling, standing, confined-space entry, lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
Ability to climb ladders, work at heights, and have a tolerance for working in outdoor environments, including prolonged walking or standing on various terrain in a wide range of weather conditions
Ability to wear an air-purifying respirator, as required by OSHA Standards.
Requires enrollment in the medical monitoring program requiring initial and annual physicals
Must be able to effectively work in a team environment, work in field assignments, such as refineries and chemical plants, and possess problem-solving skills and have a general mechanical aptitude
Must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test and random drug screens, and possess valid Driver’s license.
Experience in an industrial plant
40-hr,or 8-hr refresher HAZWOPER training
TWIC card holder
Basic Plus training
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 Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 236004BR
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.