Barge Design Solutions is currently seeking to fill the position of Environmental Engineer / Solid Waste Lead in the Site Solutions business unit in one of the following locations: Knoxville, TN, Chattanooga, TN, or Nashville, TN.
Project work is primarily associated with waste management facilities and remediation of sites impacted with hazardous materials. These projects will involve regulatory compliance related efforts such as permit filings, compliance task management, data collection and management, and client interface on permits and compliance. This position will lead a technical team and manage projects from concept through alternative development, costing, and detailed design.
The position entails engineering design, team support and project management on a variety of environmental and engineering projects. Projects include, but not limited to, the design and siting of waste resource facilities, such as landfills, transfer stations, convenience centers, recycling facilities, and composting operations.
Develop the initial waste management design approach and maintain overall responsibility for the engineering work
Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate engineering work involving conventional engineering practices but may include a variety of complex features
Evaluate respective data, prepare proposals and reports, and take part in other environmental consulting projects
Provide engineering analyses and calculations
Organize designs and details to produce a completed set of drawings
Investigate and procure data required to develop a design
Research and write various reports/opinions
Utilize various engineering related computer software
Compile project specifications
Complete construction cost estimates
Gain project approvals through local and state agencies, including meetings with agencies and responding to comments
Provide engineering support activities required during construction
Coordinate with client and project team as needed
B.S. in Civil or Environmental Engineering or related field, Master's Degree preferred
10 years plus experience with five or more years specific to landfill and remedial designs
Proficiency with AutoCAD and Civil 3D
Knowledge and experience in Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina, Alabama or Texas Solid Waste Regulations
Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication and technical/computer skills
Ability to work in a team environment across multiple locations within the organization
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 244
About Barge Design Solutions
Why join us?
Barge Design Solutions, Inc. is an engineering and architecture services firm consistently ranked in the top 500 engineering firms in the United States. We have been in business for over 60 years and offer a range of architecture and engineering services to diverse market sectors which include industrial, municipal, commercial, and government clients.
Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company’s core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:
Collaborate – Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
Authentic – Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
Responsible – We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
Excellence – We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
Service – We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.
We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.