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Air Quality Specialist

Post Date:Jan 12, 2019Type:Full-Time
Start Date:1/12/2019Salary:
Location:US-CO-Denver Job Reference:51469

Job Description:

Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients' transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices in the US, Canada and Australia.

Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed to client-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thorough understanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civic conditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation and common-sense. Kleinfelder's integrated, award-winning experts collaborate with clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through design and execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose - together, we deliver.

Kleinfelder is seeking an experienced Air Quality Specialist to be located in our Denver, Colorado or Colorado Springs, CO office!

The primary role of this position is to provide environmental and engineering technical support for various aspects of air quality compliance programs including:
  • preparation of emission inventories,
  • permit application development,
  • regulatory review,
  • compliance recordkeeping,
  • greenhouse gas reporting, and
  • dispersion modeling.

The applicant should have strong technical experience with air quality analyses, and also have experience interacting with clients and regulatory agencies. The ideal candidate would also have experience with leading a technical team and/or mentoring junior level staff on technical work. This position will be expected to communicate with clients, and progress to being the primary client contact in some situations.

The candidate should have a working knowledge of Federal and various State air quality regulations.

Minimum Experience:
  • Emission calculations
  • Minor source permitting
  • Proficient with air emissions software such as E&P Tanks and GRI GlyCalc
  • Air quality regulations applicability determinations

Preferred Experience (beneficial but not required):
  • Dispersion modeling
  • Greenhouse gas reporting and/or regulations
  • Major source permitting
  • NEPA air quality analyses

Professional Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Science, Environmental, or related
  • 6 to 10 years of experience in Air Quality compliance
  • A portion of that experience with the oil and gas industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft programs including Word and Excel
  • Strong experience with writing and communicating technical material
  • Minor travel may be necessary

Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)


Please note that Kleinfelder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Kleinfelder will not consider or agree to payment for any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Kleinfelder explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resume, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Kleinfelder.

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Name: Kleinfelder

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