Stantec Air Quality Specialist & Climate Change Consultant in San Francisco, California

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Your Opportunity

Stantec's offices in Sacramento, Walnut Creek, or San Francisco, CA office is currently seeking an Air Quality & Climate Change Consultant to join our Environmental Services Group.

Your Key Responsibilities

Data collection, compilation and management for federal and state emission inventories.

  • Help create GHG emission inventories through data analysis and report preparation.

  • Participate in field work including data gathering, field sampling, and site evaluations on environmental projects.

  • Coordinate between Stantec office staff, field personnel, clients, regulators and other necessary parties.

  • Perform regulatory compliance and gap assessments.

  • Support preparation of additional Federal, state and local air permit applications as required and meet reporting requirements including estimation of emission rates associated with various regulatory requirements.

  • Provide technical assistance on air quality and climate change projects including understanding regulatory language and issues, framing the problems, prioritizing risks, and designing solutions.

  • Serve as a technical resource on air quality permitting and compliance programs under NSR, PSD, Title V, state, and local regulations.

  • Develop emission inventories including air, GHG, and toxics.

  • Perform regulatory compliance and gap assessments.

  • Support preparation of additional federal, state and local air permit applications as required and meet reporting requirements including estimation of emission rates associated with various regulatory requirements.

  • Participate in field work including data gathering, field sampling, and site evaluations on environmental projects.

  • Coordinate between Stantec office staff, field personnel, clients, regulators, and other necessary parties.

  • Perform and manage multiple tasks within scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensure quality standards on project deliverables.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

Knowledge of facility operations and related state and federal air quality regulations.

  • Microsoft Excel proficient, VBA experience a plus.

  • Ability to work effectively with employees, department management, contractors and consultants in a professional setting

  • Position requires strict adherence to health and safety procedures, good organization skills, strong verbal communication skills, and a passion for high quality of work.

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. - Ability to analyze data and prepare written reports.

  • Must have a good driving record and valid drivers license.

  • Prior to employment with Stantec the candidate must successfully pass a physical and drug/alcohol screening.

  • 1-3 years of environmental compliance experience; consulting and permitting experience preferred.

  • Familiarity with state and federal air quality/environmental regulations.

  • Microsoft Excel proficient, VBA experience a plus.

  • Strong MS Office computer skills; advanced understanding of PowerPoint, Excel, and Access desired.

  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with project teams, employees, department management, contractors and consultants in a professional setting.

  • Position requires strict adherence to health and safety procedures, good organization skills, strong verbal communication skills, and a passion for high quality of work.

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

  • Ability to analyze data and prepare written reports.

  • Ability to quickly learn and apply new concepts.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced consulting environment and handle multiple assignments simultaneously, adhering to project budgets and schedules.

  • Must have a good driving record and valid driver’s license.

  • Prior to employment with Stantec the candidate must successfully pass a physical and drug/alcohol screening.

Education and Experience

BS in engineering, environmental science or related degree; MS/PhD a plus.

1 year experience in air quality related work

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Scientist

Primary Location: United States-California-Sacramento

Other Locations: United States-California-Walnut Creek, United States-California-San Francisco

Organization: BC-1857 Environmental Services-US Pacific

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Part-time

Job Posting: Sep 24, 2018, 1:04:46 PM

Req ID: 180001TZ