Entry Level Air Quality Permitting Professional

  • Kleinfelder
  • Denver, CO, USA
  • Mar 04, 2018
Full time Air Quality Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description

Job Description

Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients’ transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices in the US, Canada and Australia. Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed to client-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thorough understanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civic conditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation and common-sense. Kleinfelder’s integrated, award-winning experts collaborate with clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through design and execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose – together, we deliver.  

Kleinfelder is seeking an Entry Level Air Quality Permitting Professional to be located in the Denver Office to assist in air quality regulatory compliance.  The primary role of this position is to provide engineering technical support for various aspects of air quality compliance programs including preparation of emission inventories, database development, ambient impact modeling, permit application preparation, regulatory review, recordkeeping and reporting, equipment inventories and process assessments.  This position is highly technical requiring excellent data management and interpretation skills, strategic thinking to identify and apply logical solutions, ability to understand and apply engineering calculations and quality control procedures, good writing and organization capabilities, ability to work independently or as part of a larger group with capacity to support multiple assignments. A key focus of this position is to obtain air permits and ensure compliance with environmental requirements associated with the oil and gas industry. The position may also include responsibilities for supporting field work that can include data acquisition and analysis, equipment inventories, and other compliance efforts requiring facility visits. 


  • 0-2 years of experience
  • Technical accuracy, the ability to work efficiently and effectively, and have excellent communications skills is necessary
  • Must have strong computer skills including a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word and Excel
  • Experience performing duties or research directly related to the application of air quality science, and knowledge of oil & gas operations is a plus


  • BS in environmental engineering and/or compliance, physics, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, atmospheric science, environmental science or related field with an emphasis in environmental compliance, or an equivalent combination of experience and education.

Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)

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