Gordon Environmental/PSC is seeking an independent, progressive environmental professional with an outstanding business and technical presence to assist in growing, managing, and developing solid waste and environmental services in the New Mexico and the southwest. This position demands a skilled leader with a network of contacts and experience within the regional solid waste and environmental community.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Business Development Expectations
This individual will collaborate with senior staff and report to a senior practice leader in the Bernalillo office. He or she would support existing clients while helping to identify and develop new business opportunities in solid waste, civil and environmental services, including new clients and markets, as well as assist in developing effective proposals, presentations, and bids.
Project Management Expectations
This individual will provide leadership, direction and coordination for regional projects and clients and will interact with senior managers in developing planning initiatives. He or she would also nurture, train, supervise and evaluate junior staff and recruit additional staff depending upon growth of the market area.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Civil/Environmental/Geotechnical) required.
Minimum of 10 years' of experience in Civil/Environmental Consulting or the Solid Waste Management Industry.
Professional registration (i.e. PE in New Mexico or ability to acquire through reciprocity).
Experience with the full scope of landfill development, operation, engineering, and closure services, including landfill gas collection and control, siting studies, liner and cover system design/construction, closure plan development, geotechnical assessment, solid waste planning and financial studies, design of waste collection, transfer, and recycling facilities, and/or development of source reduction and recycling programs. Additional desired environmental experience includes site assessments, field investigations, underground storage tank investigations, and remediation as well as environmental monitoring of soil, water and air. Environmental/Air permitting experience, including experience with the State of New Mexico Environmental Department would be beneficial but not required as long as there is a background in Subtitle D regulations. A strong civil background would be a plus.
Vision. Be able to foresee how the proposed designs will interact with other components of the larger system, including the workforce and equipment as well as the environment.
Collaboration. Be able to work with others toward a common goal. Must be able to work with other engineering disciplines and scientists who design other systems and with the technicians and mechanics who put the designs into practice.
Innovation. Must strive to solve several issues at once, from workforce safety to environmental protection. Must be able to identify and anticipate problems in order to prevent project losses, safeguard workforce health, and mitigate environmental damage.
Insight. You will often work with business experts such as lawyers and other professionals outside of your field. You will be required to read and comprehend documents with topics outside your scope of training.
Influence. Must be able to communicate clearly so that others without your specific training can understand your plans, proposals, specifications, findings, and other documents.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience. Gordon/PSC offers Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription and Life Insurance, Pre-Tax Programs for Child and Health Care, Bonuses, Flexible Work Schedule, Paid Time Off, Employee Retirement Plan, Professional Development, Paid Overtime Hours, STD/LTD and Excellent Wellness Program.
Parkhill, Smith & Cooper (PSC) is the biggest architecture and engineering firm in West Texas, with eight offices and 300+ people who are passionate about what they do. We design and build projects in the government, commercial and institutional sectors including K-12 and higher education, public works, environmental, infrastructure, transportation, healthcare and religious.
Based in Lubbock, T...exas, PSC grew up in the communities we serve, getting to know our clients over coffee or a meal, serving on school boards and volunteering for local charities. We develop lasting relationships by listening, problem-solving and delivering personalized services from start to finish.
We’re a full-service firm with dedicated professional, technical and support personnel. PSC has the internal resources to field multidiscipline, collaborative project teams with architects, interior designers and landscape architects alongside civil, structural, mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineers. Everyone from the lead commercial architect to a junior CAD drafter is intent upon realizing your vision.
To understand our work ethic, go back to 1945, when three college buddies got together after World War II and set up a civil engineering firm in Lubbock, Texas. They promptly went to work helping surrounding communities meet the demands of rapid development. Core services in municipal infrastructure became a mainstay of the firm.