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Environmental Engineer or Scientist

Loureiro Engineering Associates, Inc. is seeking a strong Environmental Engineer or Scientist to add to our team in Plainville, CT.

Loureiro’s goal is to employ the right individuals as the foundation for our environmental, health, and safety (EHS) team. Specifically, this means working closely with experienced professionals who will help provide the formal training and mentoring necessary to allow you to expand your practical knowledge of what environmental programs entail. This will enable you to grow professionally and, in turn, allow you to actively contribute to Loureiro’s vast offerings in the EHS sector. You will work on a number of diverse projects and will be able to see how the Loureiro’s core values – integrity, client satisfaction, quality, work environment, safety and health, and sustainability – are instilled in every employee and in every project. 

Key Responsibilities (Environmental):
  • Assist in the coordination and preparation of environmental reports.
  • Provide support relative to the implementation of various environmental regulatory compliance programs involving air, water, waste, and community right-to-know regulations.
  • Be familiar with air emission standards and emissions tracking and/or be able to pick up concepts quickly and execute with excruciating attention to detail.
  • Monitor and/or report on industrial discharge to surface water and publicly owned treatment works in accordance with the governing regulatory requirements and/or permits.
  • Calculate waste generation status using information provided by facility personnel related to their processes, waste profiles, waste manifests, etc.
  • Administer various training programs including topics involved with hazardous materials, hazardous waste, various safety disciplines, and hazard communication
  • Conduct EHS compliance audits – including the development and implementation of corrective actions to address areas of liability.
  • Ensure that our clients are operating in compliance with the governing federal, state, and local EHS regulations.
  • Support clients through external audits – e.g., third party, regulatory, enforcement.
  • Assist clients with regard to storm water sampling which includes collecting and managing storm water samples as well as the ability to travel to clients’ sites to obtain samples.
  • Provide on-site EHS support to a variety of clients.

Other Complementary Responsibilities (Health and Safety):
  • Develop and maintain various health and safety plans and programs including, but not limited to, the following programs:
  • Hazard Communication (HazCom);
  • Energy Isolation and Lockout/Tagout (LOTO);
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE);
  • Respiratory Protection;
  • Confined Space Entry (CSE);
  • Emergency Response Plans (ERPs);
  • Process Safety Management (PSM)/Risk Management Planning (RMP);
  • Job Safety Analyses (JSAs);
  • Machine Guarding Assessments; and,
  • Industrial Hygiene Sampling.
  • Conduct: health and safety inspections; hazard and risk assessments;
  • industrial hygiene sampling; and, safety and health training.

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or science, or related discipline.
  • Two (2) or more years of experience in environmental compliance work preferred.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel and the ability to sort through data for deliverables such as applicability determinations, air emissions tracking, and regulatory reporting.
  • Strong analytical skills and excruciating attention to detail.
  • Possess the drive and motivation to create high quality work products and/or deliverables.
  • Ability to travel to client sites for, as examples, field work, compliance audits, gap assessments, management systems assessments, storm water sampling.
  • Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to thrive in a very fast-paced environment and work on several projects at the same time.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills (and the wherewithal to know when to use which method of communication).

Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA without Sponsorship.

Loureiro Engineering Associates, Inc. (Loureiro) is an employee owned (ESOP), full-service multi-disciplinary consulting firm with operations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, North Carolina, California, and the District of Columbia. Loureiro’ s areas of expertise include the highest quality engineering, construction, EHS, energy, laboratory analytical, and waste management services.

EEO/AAP Statement: Loureiro Engineering Associates Inc., subsidiaries and affiliates are An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.