Senior Air Quality Specialist -- Chicago, IL

at Jacobs in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Your Impact:

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the “why” of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we’re integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.

When it comes to environmental consulting, we’re focused on cleaning up our communities today to improve tomorrow. We’re seeking a Senior Air Quality Specialist to oversee projects that support technical inputs and lead technical delivery for Jacobs projects. You’ll serve as a technical specialist and lead for Air Permitting, Modeling, Monitoring, and Reporting.

Based out of our Chicago, IL office, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with local and global experts to ensure Jacobs provides best practice solutions to our clients. You’ll prepare and deliver high quality reports and presentation to clients’ technical and senior leadership in accordance with Jacobs’ quality process. Apply your technical experience to develop delivery strategies and develop client relationships while championing safety, quality, and the well-being of your team. Understanding and promoting Jacobs’ solutions and technologies to internal and external stakeholders. This position may require some travel to client or team workshops, presentations, or to conduct site visits. The role will be predominantly office based, but periodic field assignments may be required. Bring your expertise in air quality and desire to work on tough problems, and we’ll empower you to deliver the boldest solutions for our clients.

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental, civil, or chemical engineering, or other closely related technical degree
  • Professional air quality project experience, including permitting, modeling, monitoring, and reporting (preferably in consulting)
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous development and active engagement in professional networks, company communities of practice groups or similar
  • Experience with direct client interaction
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with clients, contractors, and teammates
  • Proven organizational, interpersonal, negotiation, leadership, and analytical skills
  • Experience with small, medium, or large-scale client environmental consulting projects and representing clients to stakeholders including regulatory agencies
  • Familiarity with state and federal air regulations and regulatory processes
  • Ability to travel up to 25%
  • US citizenship

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Master’s degree in environmental, civil, or chemical engineering, or other closely related technical degree
  • Professional Engineer or Project Management Professional (PE or PMP) or ability to obtain and maintain
  • Experience as a Project Manager on air quality projects (preferably in consulting), including project statusing of budgets and schedule
  • Experience in developing, reviewing, and implementing work plans and quality assurance project plans
  • Experience with project and account management tools and applications, such as cost pricing, project statusing and tracking, and customer account relationship tools
  • Proven experience developing winning proposals and successfully managing projects with respect to clients, contracts, stakeholders, scope, schedule, budget, diverse teams, quality, risk, change, and profit
  • Demonstrated business development and client service skills, including ability to identify sales opportunities, lead or participate in sales efforts, close deals, manage scope changes and write proposals

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

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Job Posting: JC258849517

Posted On: Apr 25, 2024

Updated On: May 27, 2024

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