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Burns & McDonnell Senior Environmental Air Permitting Specialist - Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri

Description

Burns & McDonnell’s operation in Kansas City is looking for a Senior Environmental Air Permitting Specialist to lead air permitting and compliance services to the power, industrial, commercial, oil & gas and manufacturing industries. Additional experience in Sustainability and ESG planning for the same industries will be a plus. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm ranked on FORTUNE’s List of 100 Best Companies to Work For and voted as a Best Place to Work in numerous cities across the United States.

This position offers challenging work with significant project variety at a successful, industry-leading company and an opportunity for advancement in a dynamic, growing Air Quality & Noise practice.

The Senior Environmental Air Specialist will work within our Environmental Services Global Practice and perform the following duties:

  • Lead preparation of air construction and operating permit application packages.

  • Provide technical consulting expertise and lead junior staff on air quality analyses.

  • Oversee environmental site assessments and inspections to ensure compliance with local, state and federal air quality requirements.

  • Verify accuracy of emission calculations and estimates for routine emissions as well as maintenance, startup and shutdown emissions.

  • Prepare and present proposals including scope of work, estimated cost and schedule for air permitting and compliance projects as well as all environmental permitting.

  • Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff.

  • Build effective relationships with existing clients, customers and contractors and develop new business opportunities.

  • Develop new clients in environmental permitting services.

  • Prepare and present client and professional meeting presentations.

  • Manage sales and marketing efforts and identify key pursuits.

  • Responsible for QA/QC process adherence.

  • Ensure compliance with company and site safety policies.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering (environmental, civil, or chemical), meteorology or a related degree from an accredited program. Minimum 7 years applicable experience showing proficiency in air pollution permitting and compliance as well as a deep understanding of air permitting for complex facilities.

  • Ability to manage air permitting and compliance projects is necessary.

  • Knowledge and project experience with sustainability and ESG services/analysis is also a plus.

  • Completion of a master's degree in a related field may be substituted for one year of experience.

  • Consulting experience preferred.

  • Ability to leverage existing client relationships toward future business opportunities preferred.

  • Superior technical writing abilities.

  • Expert knowledge of federal, state, and local air regulations with emphasis on the Clean Air Act, Prevention of Significant Deterioration, Nonattainment New Source Review, and Title V.

  • Experience in performing in air quality dispersion model analyses such as AERMOD, AERSCREEN, CALPUFF, VISCREEN, PLUVUE and SLAB is a plus.

  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with contractors, co-workers, and other professionals.

  • Expert analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent project management skills.

  • Expert oral and written communication skills, technical writing skills and the ability to clearly and effectively present complex information to all levels of employees, management, and clients.

  • Expert in the use of computer software (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

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Job Environmental

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: 211706

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