Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking an Air Quality Permitting Specialist in our Buffalo, NY, Chicago, IL, Houston, TX, Pensacola, FL or Tallahassee, FL office. This position will be responsible for supporting a variety of air permitting/modeling projects. Our successful candidate will have experience working with state and federal air quality permitting agencies, emissions estimation, conducting BACT analyses and other air quality-related engineering analyses. Working experience with Texas, Louisiana, and EPA air quality regulations is desired. The candidate should have direct experience with developing dispersion modeling protocols, conducting air dispersion modeling and permit application submittal/negotiation.
Manage projects and tasks for air quality permitting
Prepare air permit applications and correspondence, conduct negotiations with regulatory agencies
Perform air dispersion modeling
Conduct emission control engineering studies for existing, proposed, and newly constructed commercial and industrial facilities with a focus on combustion processes and cost analyses. Prepare BACT and LAER analyses.
Provide engineering support for emission inventories, air permit application, and air dispersion modeling studies
Conduct air pollutant regulation applicability studies and permitting strategies
BS in Mechanical, Environmental, Chemical or Civil Engineering or related engineering discipline; MS preferred
5 to 7 years of air quality engineering experience for LNG, energy and other industrial processes
Experience interpreting and applying TCEQ, EPA, and other states’ air permitting, emission and air quality regulations desired
Experience permitting under Best Available Control Technology (BACT), Lowest Achievable Emission Rate (LAER), Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) and Nonattainment New Source Review (NNSR) requirements under the Clean Air Act
Experience in performing air quality modeling studies with refined (AERMOD) and screening techniques in conjunction with air permit applications
Experience in preparation of state and federal air permit applications, EIS/EAs and FERC applications preferred
Strong interpersonal, organizational, analytical, project management, and data interpretation skills with attention to detail and a high quality of work in a fast-paced environment
Must be flexible to a variety of schedules to meet business needs and able to quickly adapt to change
Excellent communication, presentation, and technical writing skills; proficient in Microsoft Office
Ability to travel domestically to support business needs
We are a global network of innovators and problem solvers, dedicated professionals and industry leaders in scientific, engineering, and planning disciplines working together with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to the leading environmental challenges of our time. E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided. Please view our website at www.ene.com to apply on-line. Local candidates preferred
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories.
About Ecology and Environment
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is a fully integrated environmental consulting firm whose underlying philosophy is its worldwide commitment to supporting sustainable development through responsible environmental stewardship