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Burns & McDonnell Staff Compliance Specialist - Environmental Services (Austin, TX) in Austin, Texas


The Staff Compliance Specialist will perform various environmental air permitting, analysis, and compliance projects. This position will perform multi-media environmental compliance audits; environmental site assessments; mitigation measure implementation, write and edit plans for various projects with a diverse portfolio of project types and clients.

  • Prepare summaries of regulations and determines the applicability to a client’s operations.

  • Perform site audits, incident investigations and audits in support of other company and client initiatives.

  • Apply environmental regulatory knowledge and experience to develop effective strategies and solutions to current and future technical and regulatory issues on projects.

  • Monitor state and federal regulatory developments (proposed and promulgated rule making, notices, etc.), trends (regulatory and intra company), and presents impacts of applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Prepare emissions calculations and background documentation.

  • Develop and implement compliance tools and remediation project strategies.

  • Help to build and maintain good working relationships with regulatory agencies such as: Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air & Radiation, Office of Enforcement & Compliance, etc.

  • Prepare basic training materials and train site personnel.

  • Present at trade associations and conferences.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science or related field from an accredited program is required. Applicable experience may be substituted for degree requirements.

  • A minimum of 8 years of environmental compliance experience required.

  • Previous consulting experience, including hazardous site assessment experience, such as Phase I, Phase II, and remediation is preferred.

  • Strong Knowledge of environmental regulatory guidelines.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.

  • Proficient computer skills with Microsoft Office are required.

  • Knowledge of OSHA and CERCLA understanding in remedial design.

  • OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training is required.

  • Valid driver's license required. In addition, must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges as outlined in the Company's Motor Vehicle Safety Policy.


Job Environmental

Primary Location US-TX-Austin

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Req ID: 213758