Air Quality Staff Scientist (Entry Level)

ERM Group - Pittsburgh, PA3.3

Full-time
ERM is seeking a motivated Air Quality Staff Engineer to join our consulting team in Pittsburgh, PA or Cleveland, OH . The successful candidate will work on a variety of interesting technical projects for clients in the oil & gas, energy, chemical, manufacturing, and power sectors. This is an excellent career opportunity to work with an expert consulting team on challenging environmental management projects for large industrial and global clients. Access to ERM's national Air Quality & Climate Change experts provide knowledge sharing of best practices across the industry and ongoing learning opportunities for our team.

ERM’s Air Quality & Climate Change technical community pursues and wins highly innovative engagements for the most interesting clients, providing the full breadth of air quality and climate change services. With annual global sales in excess of $50 million, ERM’s Air Quality & Climate Change service area is one of the largest among its peers in our industry and is steadily growing at a double-digit pace. In North America alone, ERM has more than 300 dedicated air quality and climate change professionals assisting clients with projects as diverse as developing responses to emerging Low Carbon Fuel Standards, to leading complex capital projects through the many hurdles associated with the NSR permitting program.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct air quality analyses, assess regulatory compliance, and perform regulatory applicability evaluations.
Develop complete and accurate air quality permits for Title V, PSD, and New Source Review compliance. Interact with local regulators to steward permit application review and issuance.
Prepare emission inventory reports; quantify air pollutant emissions and impacts.
Evaluate air pollution control technologies, including technical and economic feasibility of air pollution control equipment.
Implement climate change projects, such as greenhouse gas inventories, emission reductions, energy efficiency, public disclosure and verification.
Assist clients with MACT compliance programs.
Implement environmental compliance management systems and processes.
Prepare recommendations and reporting of results.
Perform environmental compliance audits and implement follow-up corrective actions to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
Perform multiple tasks within scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensure quality standards on project deliverables.
Interact and maintain successful relationships with clients, ERM employees, and subcontractors.

REQUIREMENTS:
BS in chemical, environmental, or mechanical engineering or related degree; MS and/or PE preferred.
Recent graduate to 2 years of direct consulting or industry experience involving state construction and Title V permitting; PSD, NSR, BACT, and/or MACT experience a plus.
Demonstrated understanding of air emissions and emission reporting processes.
Strong hands-on spreadsheet and database comprehension.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to succeed in a fast-paced consulting environment, handling multiple project assignments, meeting strict deadlines, and traveling to client facilities as needed.
40-hour HAZWOPER training preferred.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Valid driver’s license and a good driving record
Please submit your resume and brief cover letter. Qualified candidates will be contacted by email, and requested to complete a video questionnaire. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Thank you for your interest in ERM!

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