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What we are looking for

SCS Engineers is looking for an Entry-Level Engineer to assist with the workload of diverse, challenging solid waste projects in Charlotte, NC. Initially you will provide engineering support to our existing solid waste practices consisting of landfill, leachate, and landfill gas design, air permitting, and construction oversight for private and municipal clients. This position includes opportunities for permitting and design (all phases, including construction plans, specifications and construction documents), engineering analysis, feasibility studies, report writing, and construction oversight.

How you can make an impact

  • Prepare engineering calculations to support reports and design and permit documents
  • Prepare engineering and permitting design drawings using AutoCAD/Civil3D
  • Prepare permit applications and regulatory agency submittals and responses with supporting documentation
  • Collect samples from hazardous and non-hazardous sites, including: soil, air, surface water, groundwater, and landfill gas
  • Conduct and document construction quality assurance observations in the field to ensure compliance with construction documents
  • Complete quality control reviews on all work (reports, design plans, design calculations, data, etc.) prior to submission
  • Coordinate with contractors, subcontractors, and clients
  • Prepare short form site-specific health and safety plans
  • Participate in health and safety training


  • Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 3 months of relevant engineering internship, work and/or research experience required
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) preferred
  • Experience with AutoCAD is preferred
  • Ability to travel and be in the field as directed by supervisor or project manager
  • Valid Drivers License with a driving record in good standing required

Whether it’s reducing methane emissions at agricultural facilities and landfills, repurposing contaminated properties, producing alternative energy, or sequestering carbon, we’ve 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.

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

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 100% employer- funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) and 401K including employer match
  • Annual Bonus Program
  • Student Debt Employer Contribution Program
  • Paid holidays and PTO

Pay range for this position is $50k to $60k depending on experience and location. This does not include bonuses or our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.

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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