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Aeterra is a newly established, fast-growing environmental and sustainability consulting firm. We provide high-quality, responsive, and pragmatic services to clients.

We are seeking qualified, highly motivated professionals for a range of early and mid-career opportunities in environmental due diligence, compliance, and engineering. We will at present consider remote working arrangements.

Ideal candidates will have previous experience in one or more aspects of environmental services and consulting, including Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments and analyses in various areas from chemistry and hydrogeology to waste treatment technologies and remediation. Experience in providing environmental insights for clients in the financial sector—including for clients in mergers and acquisitions—is a plus. A commitment to first-rate client service is mandatory.

Successful applicants will join a tight-knit interdisciplinary team and work with all levels of technical expertise, in engagements across the U.S. Aeterra will provide opportunities for continual professional development, through coaching, mentoring, and on-the-job training.

Aeterra is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aeterra does not discriminate based upon race, gender, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, age, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

  • Air Quality Engineering Manager

     

    Responsibilities
    • Manage project work to include:
      • Evaluating applicability of local, state, and/or federal air permitting or registration requirements for new and existing facilities.
      • Preparing air permit applications for new and existing facilities in US and Canada.
      • Helping industrial clients calculate emissions, prepare regulatory submittals, and maintain compliance with other applicable regulatory obligations related to air emissions and/or air permits.
      • Role may also include supporting multi-media regulatory compliance for industrial clients, including EPCRA reporting, stormwater and wastewater permitting and compliance, and health and safety.
    • Provide media-specific review and opinions regarding potential permitting applicability, permit compliance status, and potential compliance corrective action costs to project managers conducting environmental due diligence.
    • Establish scopes of work and project budgets, manage client communications, prepare and peer-review deliverables, and coordinate interdisciplinary project teams.
    • Help clients by preparing cost estimates for air permitting and/or design and installation of air emissions control devices.
    • Provide technical expertise, training, and mentoring to junior staff.
    • Collaborate and coordinate with Aeterra staff throughout the US to meet internal and external timelines.

     

    Requirements
    • Minimum of BS in relevant engineering discipline (civil, environmental, chemical)
    • 5–10 years of relevant experience
    • Environmental field work experience and 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification
    • Strong dedication to Health and Safety
    • Excellent writing, communication, strategic thinking, and people skills
    • Self-starter and solution-oriented thinker able to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Strong analytical and research skills
    • Ability to handle multiple projects/tasks simultaneously while managing deadlines and budgets
    • Fundamental working knowledge of federal and state environmental regulations
    • Ability to travel up to 40%. Travel is typically short duration (1-3 days) and may be local or throughout the US, depending on project needs. Driver’s license and air travel required.

    Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter. 

    Apply

  • Environmental Compliance Consultant

     
    Responsibilities
    • Work as a part of the Aeterra team on transaction due diligence engagements to identify potential environmental compliance deficiencies of industrial portfolio companies, and assist in evaluating associated business risks and potential corrective action costs.
    • Develop and help implement environmental management systems and programs for client companies.
    • Develop plans, permits or permit applications, regulatory reports, and procedures for air quality, hazardous waste management, spill prevention, and storm water and wastewater discharges.
    • Perform fieldwork such as storm water sampling, inspections, hazardous waste audits, preparation of waste and chemical inventories, training, and other on-site environmental compliance support.
    • Perform Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments.
    • Manage multiple projects within scope, budget, and schedule expectations, while ensuring quality standards on project deliverables.
    • Prepare technical proposals and participate in business development.
    • Collaborate and coordinate with Aeterra staff throughout the US to meet internal and external timelines.

     

    Requirements
    • Minimum of BA/BS in relevant science, engineering (civil, environmental, chemical) or environmental discipline (e.g., environmental science, geology, chemistry, physics, biology).
    • At least 5 years of relevant experience in compliance consulting; candidates with fewer than 5 years of compliance experience may be considered if they have 1-2 years of experience with preparing Phase 1 and/or Phase 2 Environmental Site Assessments.
    • Excellent writing, communication, strategic thinking, and people skills.
    • Self-starter and solution-oriented thinker able to work in a fast-paced environment.
    • Strong analytical and research skills.
    • Ability to handle multiple projects/tasks simultaneously while managing deadlines and budgets.
    • Fundamental working knowledge of federal and state environmental regulations.
    • Interest in working on M&A transactions and being part of a growing company.
    • Ability to travel up to 50%. Travel is typically short duration (1-3 days) and may be local or throughout the US, depending on project needs. Driver’s license and air travel required.

     

    Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter. 

     

    Apply

  • Environmental Due Diligence Consultant

     
    Responsibilities
    • Conduct environmental assessments consistent with ASTM Phase I standards on a range of industrial and commercial facilities, related largely to merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions. Assessments will include evaluating known and potential contamination, potential liabilities associated with regulatory compliance (e.g., waste disposal, chemical reporting, wastewater, stormwater, air permitting) as well as health and safety.
    • Provide input on and prepare technical reports that effectively assess potential environmental liability risks, compliance, and operational status in a concise and clear manner.
    • Assist in evaluating business risks associated with known and potential environmental liabilities for both current and former facilities.
    • Help clients identify solutions for managing transaction risks, including EHS compliance, portfolio issues, and remediation/liability cost estimating.
    • Assist industrial clients with regulatory compliance matters (e.g., reporting, permitting, permit transfers) as needed.
    • Collaborate and coordinate with Aeterra staff throughout the US to meet internal and external timelines.

     

    Requirements
    • Minimum of BA/BS in relevant science, engineering (civil, environmental, chemical) or environmental discipline (e.g., environmental science, geology, chemistry, physics, biology)
    • 1-5 years of relevant experience
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Strong analytical and research skills
    • Ability to handle multiple projects/tasks simultaneously while managing deadlines and budgets
    • Familiarity with federal and state environmental regulations preferred.
    • Ability to travel up to 40%. Travel is typically short duration (1-3 days) and may be local or throughout the US, depending on project needs. Driver’s license and air travel required.
    • Interest in working on M&A transactions and being part of a growing company

     

    Click below to apply in confidence for this position. Please attach your resume and a brief cover letter. 

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  • Senior Engineer

    Responsibilities
    • Plan and manage field work, including sampling, drilling, well installation, soil, groundwater and free-phase product assessment, vapor intrusion assessment, and remedial system construction oversight.
    • Evaluate environmental data comparing data to state or federal clean-up standards.
    • Manage project work involving site investigation, risk assessment and remediation of soil, groundwater, and sediments with moderate to complex technical/regulatory issues for clients in the manufacturing, power, chemical, oil & gas, and technology sectors.
    • Help clients identify solutions for managing remediation/liability cost estimating.
    • Develop written proposals to clients for both small and large projects, including quality control review of proposals written by others.
    • Work with existing clients to expand Aeterra’s service offerings through a combination of delivery and business development
    • Provide technical expertise, training, and mentoring to junior staff.
    • Collaborate and coordinate with Aeterra staff throughout the US to meet internal and external timelines.

     

    Requirements
    • Minimum of BA/BS in relevant science, engineering (civil, environmental, chemical) or environmental discipline (e.g., environmental science, geology, chemistry, physics, biology)
    • Proven project management experience from proposal stage to completion to include establishing scopes and project budgets, client communications, managing deliverables, and coordinating project team.
    • 5-10 years of relevant experience
    • Environmental field work experience and 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification
    • Strong dedication to Health and Safety
    • Excellent writing, communication, strategic thinking, and people skills
    • Self-starter and solution-oriented thinker able to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Strong analytical and research skills
    • Ability to handle multiple projects/tasks simultaneously while managing deadlines and budgets
    • Fundamental working knowledge of federal and state environmental regulations
    • Ability to travel up to 40%. Travel is typically short duration (1-4 days) and may be local or throughout the US, depending on project needs. Driver’s license and air travel required.

     

    Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter. 

    Apply

  • Senior Environmental Due Diligence Consultant

    Responsibilities 
    • Conduct environmental assessments consistent with ASTM Phase I standards on a range of industrial and commercial facilities, related largely to merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions. Assessments will include evaluating known and potential contamination, potential liabilities associated with regulatory compliance (e.g., waste disposal, chemical reporting, wastewater, stormwater, air permitting) as well as environmental health and safety (EHS).
    • Direct and manage multi-site portfolio projects and teams in support of M&A transactions.
    • Provide input on and prepare technical reports that effectively assess potential environmental liability risks, compliance, and operational status in a concise and clear manner. 
    • Clearly and professionally communicate findings to clients, identify and develop new business opportunities, and respond to client inquiries.
    • Develop scopes of work for complex due diligence projects involving multi-site portfolios and multi-person project teams within the US and internationally. Prepare technical proposals.
    • Work with existing clients to expand Aeterra’s service offerings through a combination of delivery and business development.
    • Assist in evaluating business risks associated with known and potential environmental liabilities for both current and former facilities.
    • Help clients identify solutions for managing transaction risks, including EHS compliance, portfolio issues, and remediation/liability cost estimating.
    • Assist industrial clients with regulatory compliance matters (e.g., reporting, permitting, permit transfers) as needed.
    • Provide technical expertise, training, and mentoring to Aeterra’s junior staff.
    • Collaborate and coordinate with Aeterra staff throughout the US to meet internal and external timelines.

     

    Requirements 
    • Minimum of BA/BS in relevant science, engineering (civil, environmental, chemical) or environmental discipline (e.g., environmental science, geology, chemistry, physics, biology)
    • 4-7 years of relevant experience
    • Excellent writing, communication, strategic thinking, and people skills
    • Self-starter and solution-oriented thinker able to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Strong analytical and research skills
    • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks simultaneously while managing deadlines and budgets
    • Fundamental working knowledge of federal and state environmental regulations
    • Interest in working on M&A transactions and being part of a growing company
    • Ability to travel up to 40%. Travel is typically short duration (1-3 days) and may be local or throughout the US, depending on project needs. Driver’s license and air travel required.
    • Experience estimating costs of environmental compliance and remediation liabilities is preferred but not required.

     

    Click below to apply in confidence for this position. Please attach your resume and a brief cover letter. 

    Apply

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