A leading environmental engineering firm dedicated to sustainable waste management solutions is currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Solid Waste Engineer to join our dynamic team in Pennsylvania Specializing in providing comprehensive services to public and private clients across various industries, their mission is to help create a cleaner and healthier environment through innovative waste management practices.
Job Description: As a Senior Solid Waste Engineer, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing solid waste engineering projects, providing technical expertise, and leading a team of professionals. You will collaborate with clients, regulatory agencies, and internal stakeholders to develop and implement effective waste management strategies and solutions. This role requires a strong understanding of waste management regulations, engineering principles, and project management.
- Lead and manage solid waste engineering projects from initiation to completion.
- Conduct site investigations and assessments to evaluate waste management requirements.
- Develop and implement sustainable waste management plans in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.
- Provide technical expertise and guidance on waste management practices, landfill design, waste containment systems, recycling programs, and waste-to-energy initiatives.
- Conduct feasibility studies and prepare engineering designs, specifications, and cost estimates.
- Coordinate with multidisciplinary teams to ensure project objectives are met within budget and timeline constraints.
- Monitor project progress, evaluate risks, and implement effective mitigation strategies.
- Review and approve technical reports, environmental impact assessments, and permit applications.
- Stay up-to-date with emerging trends, technologies, and regulations in the field of waste management.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or a related field.
- Minimum of 6 years of experience in solid waste engineering, with a focus on landfill design and waste management projects.
- Professional Engineer (PE) license in Pennsylvania or the ability to obtain one.
- Strong knowledge of waste management regulations and environmental compliance.
- Proven experience in project management, including budgeting, scheduling, and resource allocation.
- Proficient in relevant software and tools used in waste management engineering.
- Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with clients, team members, and regulatory agencies.
- Ability to lead and mentor junior engineers and technical staff.