Air Quality Scientist/Engineer

Job Locations US-IL-Naperville
Air Quality


As an Air Quality Scientist / Engineer for Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC), you will calculate, evaluate and present information regarding emissions from proposed processes and equipment in support of state and federal permit applications. Job duties will include performing engineering calculations, compiling permit application documents, meeting and coordinating with clients to obtain and understand project information, communicating with agency personnel, and evaluating control technologies for client facilities.


Must haves:

  • S. in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Meteorology, or related fields;
  • Excellent communication skills and fluency with Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel; and
  • Problem-solving mentality.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with emission inventory calculations, air permit application preparation, and pollution control technologies;
  • 0-4+ years' consulting, compliance, or industry experience; and USEPA air quality regulations;
  • Knowledge of New Source Review procedures;
  • Familiarity with air compliance needs of the natural gas, primary metals manufacturing, chemical manufacturing, or power industries; and
  • Dispersion modeling experience using AERMOD.

About Us

Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) is consistently ranked as an Engineering News-Record Top 200 Design Firm, offering big firm opportunities with a small firm culture.  Not only will we help you develop professionally, but we will also provide you with the opportunity to become an owner of the firm and share in our success.  You will work on diverse projects while providing high quality service to our clients. 


In addition to offering company stock at all levels, we provide a matching 401(k), profit sharing, a performance bonus for all employees, medical dental and vision insurance, short and long term disability and tuition assistance.  Join our team where your contribution matters.


CEC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, color, religion, sex (including sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status), national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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