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Senior Environmental Compliance Specialist

Dallas TX

GHD has an excellent opportunity for a Senior Compliance Specialist to be based from our Dallas or Houston, TX offices.


Working with the Air Quality and Environmental Multi-media Compliance and team, this position offers great variety of projects, and will see you involved in:

This is an opportunity to demonstrate your local knowledge and be involved in challenging projects that will offer an opportunity to provide technical solutions as a subject matter expert.

This is a client facing role for someone with a strong technical expertise in regulatory compliance and multi-media air compliance

Build a team of quality compliance professionals to support existing and new projects

Manage several projects simultaneously involving due diligence, compliance audits, permitting and facility compliance support

Perform compliance and record keeping audits and provide regulatory determinations for state and federal regulations, including Clean Air Act (CAA) (NSPS, NESHAPs, etc.), BACT, CWA/NPDES, RCRA, and SPCC

Conduct SARA TRI/Tier II reporting evaluations and prepare associated reporting forms (Form R, Tier II)

Interact with regulatory agencies to successfully process permit application packages

Prepare SPCC plans and SWPPP for construction and industrial storm water permits

Preparation of proposals and bids for projects and client engagement

Supporting the management of a variety of multi-media compliance projects to include developing efficient technical and regulatory strategies and solutions that address our clients' specific challenges and needs

We are seeking self-motivated and active networkers who value building credible relationships with clients and the community. You'll need to be flexible in your approach to challenges, and have a strong ability to think laterally in delivering technical solutions.

Permitting and technical report writing


What you will bring to the team

B.S. degree in Environmental Engineering, Chemistry or a related field

5-10 years of compliance experience (including air, water, waste, storm water, and RCRA permitting, SARA reporting, SPCC, SWPPP, etc.) and environmental due diligence experience (including Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessments) for manufacturing and industrial sites

Knowledge of regulatory environmental requirements in Texas, Louisiana and surrounding states

Excellent technical writing skills

Data compilation, reduction, interpretation, evaluation/comparison to environmental regulatory standards

Ability to effectively communicate with other technical professionals, clients, and regulatory officials

Your experience of providing technical recommendations for bids as well as writing and crafting proposals for projects

Working on air permitting projects including new source review, PSD analysis and air dispersion modeling

Technical problem solving for air quality and multi-media compliance challenges

Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER training is a plus

Experience in Refinery or Petrochemical facilities is a plus

Willingness to travel


Our commitment to you:

Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business. We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity.

GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School and family-friendly flexible work arrangements.


Why GHD?

Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned. This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities.

So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?


About GHD:

As one of the world’s leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future. To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation.

In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience.



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Posted May 22, 2020

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