Sustainable Materials Management Staff Professional

  • SCS Engineers
  • Pleasanton, CA, USA
  • Jun 17, 2021
Full time Sustainability Waste Management - Recycling

Job Description

Job Summary

This position will be to support the Sustainable Materials Management Practice in California and elsewhere as needed. Initially the qualified individual will be expected to provide support to the existing sustainable materials management business practice, consisting of zero waste and solid waste management plan preparation, rate modeling, business waste reduction and recycling technical assistance, Used Oil Program assistance, disposal reporting review and monitoring, general research and report writing. As new work develops the selected individual will then be required to manage and maintain contact with clients, and manage the schedule and work product performed consistent within SCS’s quality control standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Work may include both field activities, such as meetings on technical related issues with the client and/or other SCS supervising engineering staff, oversight of field activities, performing site visits, and conducting waste characterization studies, etc., as well as office activities, including conducting research, preparing reports and proposals as needed. Occasional travel may be required; however most of the initial effort will be in the San Francisco metropolitan area.


  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in a related field required.
  • 1 to 5 years of relevant experience required. Consulting experience specific to the solid waste industry, including recycling, organics, and zero waste preferred.
  • Experience dealing with regulatory agencies such as CalRecycle, Local Enforcement Agencies, Depts. Of Public Works, and knowledge of the State’s solid waste laws and permit process is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a requirement.
  • MS Office software and other computer software normally used in environmental consulting required.
  • Advanced expertise using Excel is desired.
  • Valid driver's license with a driving record in good standing required.

At SCS, you will have an opportunity to contribute to our strategic direction, help us continue to grow, and provide our clients with responsive, innovative, high quality client service. We offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive compensation package, including: medical, dental, vision, 401K, 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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