• Full Time
  • Remote

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Who we are looking for

SCS Engineers is looking for a forward-thinking environmental Project Director with a strong technical presence and recognized business development capabilities to lead our Industrial Clean Air Act national practice as we expand into new markets, building on our reputation in the solid waste industry. In this role you will have significant growth opportunities within the firm and the industry, as you will provide leadership and coordination for regional projects and clients, and will work with senior managers in developing clients and accomplishing projects. You will need an entrepreneurial attitude to lead business development and technical efforts focused on providing strategic solutions to our clients’ most complex air quality problems.

We’re looking for someone who is considered an expert in the field. It will involve selling, doing and coaching teams to win and do work. You will report to a Senior Vice President and can be hybrid out of any SCS office. We prefer someone to be hybrid in an office, but will possibly consider remote.

How you can make an impact

As our CAA leader, you will be able to make a significant impact in the company, and perhaps even bigger in the communities we serve. You will be able to work with clients from project conception through final delivery while also leading our project delivery teams preparing the necessary air quality documentation.

At SCS, we value your professional development. You will have many opportunities to represent us at conferences, delivering presentations and networking with clients and colleagues. We will also offer opportunities to strengthen your technical, management and leadership skills through training, coaching and mentoring while working with a supportive, driven team.

We embrace a seller-doer culture, so you will have business development obligations for expanding our air quality practices. Some of the responsibilities for this position include:

  • Business development responsibilities for identifying and cultivating existing and new clients for industrial CAA services and winning new work for SCS.
  • Project management and technical lead for air quality projects related to air quality regulations and strategic advice, pollution control, emissions quantification and studies, carbon and climate change programs, environmental impact assessments, permitting, and compliance solutions.
  • Maintain high visibility in the marketplace through regular client contact, participation in client-based professional organizations, and attendance and presentations at industry events.
  • Technical expert and trainer for air quality matters, regulatory analyses as guided by the Clean Air Act, as well as state and local regulations and evolving GHG regulations and reporting programs.
  • Provide consulting services for air permitting (such as NSR, PSD, Title V, GHG, and state-level pre-construction and operating permits), and air quality impact assessments involving dispersion modeling and health risk assessment.
  • Oversee the scoping or conducting air pollution control device selection and evaluations, source emission monitoring, and various ambient and source emission measurements and methods.
  • Manage project teams and staff, including providing technical leadership and oversight, risk management, and mentoring.
  • Help recruit and train additional staff.


  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental or chemical engineering, meteorology, or related engineering or environmental discipline is required.
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience helping industrial clients comply with federal and state air regulations, especially through application of new technologies or other innovative approaches required. Experience working as a consultant is required.
  • Extensive experience with air and GHG regulations is required.
  • Professional Engineer or other relevant professional registration is preferred.

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 $120k to $200k 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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