SWCA Environmental Consultants is an employee-owned company of environmental professionals who specialize in natural and cultural resource management, environmental planning, and regulatory compliance.
SWCA is seeking a well-rounded Air Quality and Environmental Services Specialist for our Phoenix, Arizona office. A successful candidate is being sought to take on the responsibility for assisting with our air quality and other planning projects.
Primarily, the candidate will be involved in the preparation of technical and regulatory analytics of emission sources, preparation of reports in air quality, and preparation of proposals related to air quality projects. In addition to supporting our Air Quality projects, we are seeking a candidate that is interested in interacting and presenting solutions to clients and identifying new business opportunities. The candidate should have an interest in consulting, NEPA planning and business development. He or she should possess an understanding and interest in consulting and client business relationships related to a for-profit environmental firm.
There is an abundant opportunity at SWCA for market growth as well as professional development, and opportunities for advancement and leadership. The selected candidate will help expand SWCA's professional reputation in air quality and environmental consulting. SWCA’s work environment is adaptive, flexible and innovative. This is a full-time, salaried position reporting to the Office Director.
Work closely with Project Managers and clients in implementing project tasks
Extensive technical writing
Gather technical data from clients and through independent research
Assist in business development efforts
Assist in preparing air quality compliance and permitting documents
Assist with technical analysis, evaluation, and preparation of air quality and soundscapes sections for NEPA, CEQA, FERC and NRC documents
Determine NSPS, NESHAP, and NSR/PSD requirements for emission sources
Develop emission calculations (criteria pollutants, hazardous air pollutants, and greenhouse gases)
Calculate emissions to determine impacts using various air pollutant emission and noise models and documenting the results in a technical report
A minimum of a BS degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering, or related field required
A minimum of five (5) years work experience in the environmental field, primarily in air permitting and compliance required
Work experience with an industrial, research, consulting or regulatory agency is required
Knowledge and understanding of state, local, and federal air quality regulations required
Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
Strong attention to detail
Flexible and willingness to support non-air related projects as needed
Excellent time management skills to support multiple activities on an on-going basis by given deadline
Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, SWCA has offices throughout the West, Pacific Northwest, and the Pacific Islands. Since its founding in 1981, SWCA has achieved a national reputation for providing its clients with professional integrity as well as creative solutions based on sound science. SWCA ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.
We offer an informal, team-oriented work environment, and a competitive compensation and benefits package, including an employee stock ownership plan (retirement).
In support of our value of integrity, SWCA promotes a safe and drug free workplace. We participate in e-verify and pre-employment background screening services. SWCA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans to apply.