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Senior Air Quality Environmental Engineer in Elko County, NV

Marisela Jaramillo- Senior Recruiter Los Angeles ,CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Air Quality, Senior Environmental Specialist for mining industry in Elko County, Nevada to ensure that all legal and other compliance obligations of the mine are achieved with regards to air quality programs and permits.


  • Ensure all legal and other compliance/permitting obligations associated with the Title V Air Permit, Mercury Operating Permit, Federal MACT regulations are achieved
  • Oversee maintenance of existing air compliance systems and the development of new systems
  • Communicate with regulatory agency personnel, site managers, corporate resources, legal counsel and other interested stakeholders
  • Manage business partners as needed to complete permit applications and work with agency personnel to obtain approval of permit modifications
  • Manage the stack testing program from schedule coordination with the stack testing company, through review and submittal of the report to appropriate regulatory agencies
  • Act in a customer service role to ensure Operations personnel understand air permit obligations and participate in air permitting decisions
  • Provide or assist with training to mine employees, contractors and others
  • Oversee inspections of mine operations to ensure permit compliance and accompany regulatory inspectors on periodic inspections of the mine site
  • Completing the State Fire Marshal (EPCRA Tier II) Report
  • Complete specific assignments outside the field of sampling and monitoring as defined by the Environmental Manager
  • Ensure compliance with ISO 14001:2015 standards
  • Manage junior staff members
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Mining Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science or related field required
  • Seven (7) to ten (10) years of direct experience in environmental compliance with a minimum of (3) years in a mining environment, including regulatory agency interactions preferred
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Title V air permitting regulations required
  • Previous supervisory experience required
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously required
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills required
  • Demonstrated ability to perform essential responsibilities of the position required
  • Experience in other environmental media (water, waste management, lands etc.) preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of permitting processes relative to NDEP and BLM preferred
  • Familiarity with compliance systems and ISO 14001:2015 preferred.


Marisela Jaramillo- Senior Recruiter

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Elko County
Los Angeles, CA