Broadbent Careers

Broadbent is an Equal Opportunity Employer, drug free workplace, and is compliant with ADA regulations, as applicable. Broadbent also recognizes the skill sets, strong work ethic, and accountability instilled in individuals through military training, and as such, is a proud employer of both current and former members of the United States Armed Forces.

The Company offers a comprehensive benefits package, including multiple health insurance plans, a generous 401K retirement plan, a quarterly bonus program, solid opportunities for advancement, and a friendly and fun work environment in all of our offices. Should Broadbent look like the right place for you, please feel free to respond to opportunities listed below, or to simply send us a resume, as we are always looking for good people.

Current Career Openings:

Senior Environmental Scientist/Engineer

DEPARTMENT/DIVISION:  Air Quality Division

REPORTS TO:  Office/Division Manager

EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Full-time, Permanent, Full Benefits

 

Position Summary:

This position will supervise and/or conduct all aspects associated with management of Broadbent engineering and environmental projects and assist in development of new work/clientele.

The successful candidate will work on a variety of interesting technical projects for construction, mining, industrial, and commercial clients throughout the southwest. This person will assist clients with air quality permitting, environmental regulatory compliance, and related technical assignments. Work will include permit applications, emission inventories, technical and economic feasibility studies for pollution-control equipment and processes, dispersion modeling, and written reports. Responsibilities may also involve the following: site evaluations and investigations; spill prevention, control, and countermeasure plans; stormwater pollution prevention plans; and fire permitting. In addition, the job will require working directly with clients and permitting agencies.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities, and Qualities;

The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assist clients with air quality permitting and compliance reporting
  • Application preparation, emission calculations, dispersion modeling, and document review
  • Help clients to achieve their operational goals while remaining in compliance with air quality regulations
  • Work on other environmental permitting initiatives as needed (SWPPP, SPCC, NEPA)

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)

  • Applicants should have a strong mathematics background and well-developed writing skills
  • A four year science or engineering degree
  • Three years previous air quality experience
  • Familiarity with NSPS And NESHAP requirements
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks within scope/budget/schedule expectations

Preferred Qualifications

  • An advanced degree or professional licensure
  • Experience working with federal air regulations such as PSD/NSR and CAA Title V, as well as state air construction permits
  • Demonstrated organization and project management skills
  • Aptitude for developing client relationships

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Some outdoor work may be required and the employee will be exposed to extreme heat or cold, high wind, dust particles.  Proper protective gear must be worn while in the field including, but not limited to, Safety glasses, shoes, gloves, high visibility vest, long sleeve shirt, long pants.

Must be able to lift 35-49 lbs.

Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Location:

Henderson, NV office, primarily. Applicants near other Broadbent offices (Reno, NV; Chico, CA; Vacaville, CA; and San Antonio, TX) are encouraged to inquire.

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter, resume, and completed Broadbent Application Form (.pdf) to Air Quality Division Positions

Senior Engineer 

DEPARTMENT/DIVISION:  Northern California

REPORTS TO:  Office/Division Manager

EMPLOYMENT STATUS:  Full-time, Permanent, Full Benefits

 

Position Summary:

This position will supervise and/or conduct all aspects associated with management of Broadbent engineering and environmental projects and assist in development of new work/clientele.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities, and Qualities;

The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Possess strong work ethic and knowledge of the consulting business
  • Able to successfully manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Able to effectively manage personnel and office administrative activities
  • Possess ability and desire to develop new work and clientele
  • Maintain communication with regulatory entities and act as client liaison
  • Preparation and/or review of work plans/reports
  • Technical capabilities associated with the specific field of expertise
  • Motivated self-starter and ability to perform periodic field work
  • Strong problem solving, research, and communication skills
  • Ability to identify and mitigate potential hazards associated with site operations
  • Technical writing competency and computer literacy
  • Experience with budget preparation and tracking
  • Ability to work individually and as a team member
  • Strong commitment to Safety and staff development/mentoring
  • Other duties as assigned

Project Specific Experience Desired

  • Evaluating remedial alternatives through the preparation of feasibility studies and EE/CAs
  • Design, installation, and/or maintenance of soil and groundwater remediation systems
  • Field experience including, but not limited to, feasibility testing, soil and groundwater remediation system O&M, groundwater monitoring/sampling, site characterization, etc.
  • Preparing environmental assessments, performing environmental risk assessments relating to hazardous waste releases, and planning and evaluating treatability study results
  • Making high level technical recommendations for site assessment and remediation activities
  • Storm Water Pollution & Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Preparation (QSD/QSP/QISP)
  • Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Preparation
  • Water and wastewater facility design and/or operations experience
  • Other applicable experience

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • 7+ years of related experience
  • Self-sufficient, energetic, and highly motivated
  • Registered Professional Engineer in the State of California required
  • Working knowledge of federal, state, and local regulations
  • Current HAZWOPER certification expected

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Some outdoor work may be required and the employee will be exposed to extreme heat or cold, high wind, dust particles.  Proper protective gear must be worn while in the field including, but not limited to, Safety glasses, shoes, gloves, high visibility vest, long sleeve shirt, long pants.

Must be able to lift 35-49 lbs.

Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter, resume, and completed Broadbent Application Form (.pdf) to Northern California Positions.

Note:

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills aptitudes and abilities to perform each duty proficiently.  Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills or abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” relationship.