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Air Quality Scientist/Engineer

Location: Chicago Office
555 Butterfield Road, Suite 300
Lombard, IL 60148
Type: Regular Full Time

As an Air Quality Scientist / Engineer for Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC), you will perform a variety of services regarding atmospheric emissions from proposed processes and equipment in support of state and federal permit applications and compliance with various regulatory programs. Job duties will include performing engineering calculations, compiling permit application documents, meeting and coordinating with clients to obtain and understand project information, communicating with agency personnel, and evaluating control technologies for client facilities.

Here's What You'll Need:

•BS or MS in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Meteorology, or related fields;
•Experience with leak detection and repair, atmospheric emission inventory calculations, air permit application preparation, and pollution control technologies; and
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Here's What We'd Like to See:


•4+ years consulting, compliance, or industry experience; Knowledge of various State and USEPA air quality regulations;
•Knowledge of Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) and Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know (EPCRA) programs;
•Knowledge of New Source Review procedures;
•Familiarity with air compliance needs of the natural gas, manufacturing, and/ or power industries; and
•Dispersion modeling experience using AERMOD.

Here’s Why You Should Join Us:

CEC is consistently ranked as an ENR Top 500 Design Firm. We are looking for people who enjoy using their education and experience to solve difficult technical problems and perform interesting projects. You can accomplish this while working with a team of professionals who are equally motivated to provide high levels of service to our clients.

CEC offers you a small firm work environment with large firm opportunities. Not only will we help you develop professionally, but we will also provide an opportunity to become an owner of the firm and share in its success.

We offer a matching 401(k), profit sharing, a performance bonus, company stock, medical dental and vision insurance, short and long term disability, tuition assistance, professional development, and work life balance.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, simply respond to the ad. CEC is an EEO employer – M/F/Veterans/Disabled.










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