Be appreciated for a job well done. That is exactly what it is like working for the Natives of Kodiak family of companies. KOMAN Government Solutions, LLC (KGS), a wholly owned 8(a) subsidiary of the Natives of Kodiak, an Alaska Native Corporation, provides high-quality environmental services including remediation, consulting, engineering, waste management, munitions response, and construction. KGS is characterized by our financial stability, positive and profitable growth, and an excellent safety record. Our client base includes primarily Department of Defense Commands including USACE and NAVFAC, EPA, and various state, municipal and commercial entities.
We have an immediate need for an Environmental Engineer to support our business operations out of our Shalimar, Florida office. Do what you love and apply today. We will be in touch!
The Engineer will be responsible for supporting the team on all technical aspects of projects including project start-up, plan preparation, field execution, and report completion; supporting Project Managers in maintaining client relationships; and ensuring quality control procedures are followed.
In this role the Environmental Engineer will:
- Assist the Environmental Compliance project team as assigned, being flexible to work at multiple levels and on multiple projects concurrently.
- Support Clean Water Act, Air Quality, and RCRA (Hazardous Waste Management) Project Plan preparation including Work Plans, health and safety plans, Quality Control Plans, Sampling and Analysis Plans, Quality Assurance Project Plans, Environmental Protection Plans, Waste Management Plans.
- Interpret state and federal permits, prepare permit applications when required and prepare for field investigations/sampling events; determine necessary actions and timelines to obtain/maintain permit requirements.
- Identify and coordinate equipment, materials, laboratories, and subcontractors required for project and work with Project Manager and Procurement.
- Support the team on inspections and sampling events at client sites.
- Ensure that Work Plans, SOPs, permits, and other regulatory requirements are followed for investigation and sampling events.
- Maintain field forms and logbooks for sampling events, chains of custody for samples, and other related documentation; support sampling events; create data tables / prepare reports.
- Assist with project oversight to ensure all work elements are performed in accordance with Plans and Specifications, as well as permit or other regulatory requirements.
- Work with project team to ensure subcontractors and project personnel are following required OSHA standards and project health and safety plan protocols.
- Review all contractor daily safety procedures and documentation (i.e., inspection sheets for any equipment being used on site).
- Work with project team to ensure that project plans and quality control plans are implemented.
- Review product and material submittals for compliance with contract specifications/drawings. Maintain excellent client relationships within specific projects.
- Assist with Project start-up.
- Develop and implement project schedules.
- Ensure established quality procedures are followed throughout each project assigned.
- Ensure compliance and contractual requirements of technical deliverables.
- Oversee equipment, materials, laboratory, and subcontractor procurements in conjunction with Project Manager
The ideal candidate will have:
- Bachelors degree in Engineering, environmental science, or other technical discipline.
- 6+ years experience as an Environmental Scientist.
- Experience working with environmental permit compliance (Stormwater, Air Quality, Drinking Water Quality, Hazardous and non-Hazardous Solid Waste Management, Spill Prevention).
- Experience performing environmental compliance audits/inspections. Federal project experience is preferable but not required.
- Regulatory compliance experience ( RCRA, TSCA, NPDES, CAA, CWA, etc.).
- Computer skills required: Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe.
- Other skills required:
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, lithologic logs, engineering drawings, and procedure manuals. Ability to manage/write complex technical reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of stakeholders.
Top candidates will have a bachelors degree from four-year college or university desired. A degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, or other technical discipline is preferred with up to two years of experience in environmental compliance services. Hands-on experience with environmental compliance with federal regulations (CERCLA, CAA, CWA, OPA, SDWA, RCRA (subtitles C, D, X) is a plus. Current HAZWOPER certification is preferred. This position will require flexibility to travel 50%.As a Federal Contract Employer, KOMAN Families of Companies follows Federal Laws as it pertains to drug testing. All candidates who receive a written offer of employment will be required to undergo drug testing for commonly abused controlled substances in accordance with Federal Law. It is important to note although a State may have legalized a controlled substance, if the controlled substance is illegal per Federal Law, it is then considered to be illegal. KOMAN Families of Companies is a Drug-Free Workplace. Successful completion of a background and DMV record check also must be completed prior to hire.
Preference will be given to Natives of Kodiak, Inc. Shareholders and Descendants of Shareholders in accordance with Title 43 U.S. Code 1626(g) and Title 42 U.S. Code 2000e - 2(i)
KGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.