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Who we are and what we are looking for

Whether its reducing methane emissions at agricultural facilities and landfills, repurposing contaminated properties, producing alternative energy, or sequestering carbon, weve been focused on finding smart climate solutions and improving the natural environment since our inception over 50 years ago. Join our 100% employee-owned firm and start creating your own legacy. We are seeking an independent, forward-thinking Entry-Level Engineer to assist with the workload of diverse, challenging solid waste projects. Initially this individual will be expected to provide engineering support to the team within our existing solid waste practice focused primarily on landfill and landfill gas system permitting and design, solid waste facility permitting and design, construction, operation, monitoring, and air quality permitting and compliance support for private and municipal clients. The position includes opportunities for solid waste facility and environmental control system infrastructure permitting and design, engineering analysis, feasibility studies, report writing, construction oversight, field sampling and testing, and permitting.

The qualified individual may also support potential select strategic emerging practice areas, such as wastewater treatment, organics management, alternative energy (solar and biogas), greenhouse gas (GHG) and sustainability, climate change and adaptation, PFAS and emerging contaminants, and carbon sequestration. As new work develops, you will be expected to manage and maintain contact with clients, and manage your schedule and work products consistently within SCSs quality control standards.

How you can make an impact

  • Landfill and landfill gas system permitting and design, including construction plans, specifications and construction documents.
  • Landfill-related operational support assignments, such as airspace volume calculations, etc.
  • Air permitting and compliance, greenhouse gas emission inventories, regulatory compliance support, permitting for solid waste and industrial facility projects.
  • Renewable energy project evaluations, analyses and implementation.
  • Prepare solid waste facility and environmental control system infrastructure permit applications and/or regulatory agency submittals and develop responses with supporting documentation.
  • Work may involve field activities such as collection of samples, attending meetings, site inspections, oversight of construction activities, source testing, etc.
  • Conduct and document construction quality assurance observations to confirm compliance with construction documents.
  • Technical work may include completing calculations, computer modeling, reviewing compliance issues, preparing permitting documentation, reviewing and analyzing data, and report preparation.


  • Bachelors of Science degree (or higher) in Environmental, Civil or related engineering degree required.
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) designation (or ability to obtain) preferred.
  • 3 months to 5 years of work experience or studies in solid waste, landfill gas, air quality and/or relevant civil or environmental engineering.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of solid waste and/or air regulations.
  • Ability to read and understand engineering design plans.
  • Valid drivers license with a driving record in good standing required.

As a growing firm, we offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive package, including:

Medical, dental, vision, 401K, and employer-funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)

Student Debt Employer Contribution Program

Paid holidays and PTO

SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.

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