Welcome to Zephyr Careers!

Looking for a place to work, learn, and grow?
Zephyr employs the best talent in the field of environmental, health, and safety consulting, and training. Our people make a difference because of the leaders they become while here. How far will you grow?

Although we are always looking for qualified environmental, health and safety professionals, we are specifically seeking to add personnel in these positions at the following offices:

Austin, Texas

Houston, Texas

Baltimore, Maryland

  • There are no available staff positions

York, Pennsylvania

  • There are no available staff positions

Air Quality Engineer/Project Manager | Austin, Texas

Position Summary:
This position is a part of a team who assists industrial clients in establishing and maintaining compliance with state and federal air quality regulations by performing air quality permitting and compliance tasks.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Assist industrial clients in establishing and maintaining compliance with state and federal air quality regulations
  • Perform project management, including financial management, drafting and presenting proposals, performing technical work and liaison with client and other Zephyr staff
  • Prepare and assist in preparing air quality permit applications, permit by rule registrations, and permit renewal, amendment, and alteration applications for submission to the TCEQ and other agencies
  • Perform air quality and environmental compliance tasks, including preparation of emissions inventories and other reports
  • Communicate scientific and technical information through oral briefings, written documents, workshops, conferences
  • Obtain, review, validate information to prepare charts or graphs providing summary information on the environmental relevance of the data
  • Mentor junior staff in technical aspects of a project
  • Perform QA/QC of technical work commensurate to staffing level
  • Support marketing initiatives
  • Actively participate in maintaining a safe work environment and supporting a culture of safety
  • Client advocacy - providing client feedback to the team on changing needs, trends, expectations and satisfaction, and keeping clients informed of significant issues that might affect them
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering or related science degree
  • 7-10 years of relevant air permitting experience is required
  • Prior environmental consulting experience and EIT or PE certification are considered a plus
  • Must have well developed interpersonal skills and demonstrate excellent communications skills and abilities (verbal, written, proposal and presentation)
  • Proficient in use of standard software including Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point. Familiar with calculation, compliance and regulatory compliance management software for assessment of air quality emissions and impacts
  • Travel required up to 20% of the time
  • Valid driver's license is required

Please email your resume to employment@zephyrenv.com or fax to 512-732-2126 with a cover letter describing how you would be the best candidate for this position.

Natural Resources Senior Project Manager | Houston, Texas

Position Summary:
The position requires skills to provide project management, business development, document preparation and review, and project staff management. In addition, the position will provide senior technical support for a natural resources team who assists industrial clients in collecting, monitoring, analyzing, and providing scientific understanding about natural resource conditions, issues, and problems while maintaining compliance with state and federal regulations.

Primary Responsibilities include:
Directly provide, and lead others in providing, environmental services related to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Endangered Species Act (ESA), Clean Water Act (CWA), and other services

  • Through business and client development, assist in expanding Zephyr’s client base and revenue in the areas of environmental planning, permitting, and broad-based natural resources services in market sectors such as oil/gas exploration and pipelines; industrial development, energy, land development; transportation; and natural resource restoration
  • Accountable for business development and attainment of personal sales and productivity goals
  • Work collaboratively with the Operations Manager and other office leads to grow the operations throughout the US to promote our business interests
  • Mentor and manage staff within the Natural Resources program

Using your Project Management skills, you will:

  • Define appropriate scope, schedule and cost based on client needs and expectations and regulatory requirement
  • Prepare proposals to convey scope, cost and schedule in a concise and clear format
  • Interpret and apply Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (Nationwide and Individual) Permitting
  • Interpret and apply Section 10 Permit Applications under the Rivers and Harbors Act
  • Provide project oversight of moderate to large projects to monitor budget and prepare periodic client summaries
  • Provide oversight, as needed, to staff conducting wetlands determinations/delineations according to USACE protocol and perform field data verification and data entry
  • Provide oversight, as needed, to staff conducting field surveys for threatened and endangered species habitat assessments
  • Prepare General and Individual USACE Permit submittals relating to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act
  • Prepare letter reports, compliance documents, NEPA documents (CE, EA, EIS)

Requirements:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Studies, Environmental Management, Biology, Ecology, or a field related to Zephyr’s services is required; Master’s degree or higher is preferred
  • 5 or more years of relevant project experience in natural resources services is required; in addition, 7 or more years of experience in increasing levels of responsibility in management, including supervising and providing leadership for other staff professionals is required
  • Proven expertise in federal, state, and local laws and regulations related to the management of natural resources and/or environmental planning
  • Proven communication skills (verbal, written, proposal and presentation)
  • Proficient in use of standard software including Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and Power Point.  Utilize computer software such as ESRI, ArcMap 9.3, ArcGIS Server, ArcIMS,  and Google Earth
  • Previous experience in the oil & gas or energy sector is particularly desirable
  • Work in a variety of outdoor settings and weather that may require long periods of standing; walking over rough terrain; working in water; recurring bending, reaching, or similar activities.  Work may also include frequent lifting of moderately heavy items, such as equipment that weighs up to 50 pounds
  • Travel in and out of state 10-20% of the time
  • Valid driver's license is required

Please email your resume to employment@zephyrenv.com or fax to 512-732-2126 with a cover letter describing how you would be the best candidate for this position.

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Senior Air Quality Engineer | Houston, Texas

Position Summary:
This position is a part of a team who assists industrial clients in establishing and maintaining compliance with state and federal air quality regulations by performing air quality and environmental compliance tasks.

Primary Responsibilities include:
Using your technical skills, you will:

  • Assist industrial clients in establishing and maintaining compliance with state and federal air quality regulations
  • Perform air quality and environmental compliance tasks, including preparation of emissions inventories
  • Define data requirements, gathering, and validating information
  • Communicate scientific and technical information through oral briefings, written documents, workshops, conferences
  • Prepare charts or graphs from data samples, providing summary information on the environmental relevance of the data
  • Prepare air quality permit applications, permit by rule registrations, and permit renewal, amendment, and alteration applications for submission to the TCEQ and other agencies
  • Obtain, update, and maintain plans, permits, and standard operating procedures. Create process flow diagrams
  • Perform project management, including financial management, contract negotiation, performing technical work and liaison with client and other Zephyr staff
  • Mentor Zephyr's technical staff
  • Client advocacy - providing client feedback to the team on changing needs, trends, expectations and satisfaction, and keeping clients informed of significant issues that might affect them
  • Business development including attendance at conferences, tradeshows, company presentations, and drafting and presenting proposals
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering or related science degree
  • 10-15 years of relevant experience is required
  • Prior environmental consulting experience and PE certification are considered a plus
  • Must have well developed interpersonal skills and demonstrate excellent communication skills (verbal, written, proposal and presentation) and abilities
  • Proficient in compliance and regulatory compliance management software for assessment of air quality impacts, Microsoft, Excel, Access and air modeling databases
  • Travel required up to 20% of the time
  • Valid driver's license is required

Please email your resume to employment@zephyrenv.com or fax to 512-732-2126 with a cover letter describing how you would be the best candidate for this position.

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Air Quality Engineer/Project Manager | Houston, Texas

Position Summary:
This position is a part of a team who assists industrial clients in establishing and maintaining compliance with state and federal air quality regulations by performing air quality permitting and compliance tasks.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Assist industrial clients in establishing and maintaining compliance with state and federal air quality regulations
  • Perform project management, including financial management, drafting and presenting proposals, performing technical work and liaison with client and other Zephyr staff
  • Prepare and assist in preparing air quality permit applications, permit by rule registrations, and permit renewal, amendment, and alteration applications for submission to the TCEQ and other agencies
  • Perform air quality and environmental compliance tasks, including preparation of emissions inventories and other reports
  • Communicate scientific and technical information through oral briefings, written documents, workshops, conferences
  • Obtain, review, validate information to prepare charts or graphs providing summary information on the environmental relevance of the data
  • Mentor junior staff in technical aspects of a project
  • Perform QA/QC of technical work commensurate to staffing level
  • Support marketing initiatives
  • Actively participate in maintaining a safe work environment and supporting a culture of safety
  • Client advocacy - providing client feedback to the team on changing needs, trends, expectations and satisfaction, and keeping clients informed of significant issues that might affect them
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering or related science degree
  • 7-10 years of relevant air permitting experience is required
  • Prior environmental consulting experience and EIT or PE certification are considered a plus
  • Must have well developed interpersonal skills and demonstrate excellent communications skills and abilities (verbal, written, proposal and presentation)
  • Proficient in use of standard software including Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point. Familiar with calculation, compliance and regulatory compliance management software for assessment of air quality emissions and impacts
  • Travel required up to 20% of the time
  • Valid driver's license is required

To apply, email resume to employment@zephyrenv.com or fax to 512-732-2126 with a cover letter describing how you would be the best candidate for this position.

Zephyr Environmental Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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