Environmental Engineer

HARDIN, Montana, United States
Jan 13, 2022
Feb 12, 2022
Req #23
Position Summary

Environmental Engineer is responsible using the principles of engineering, soil science, biology, and chemistry to develop solutions to environmental problems. Ability to improve recycling, waste disposal, public health, and water and air pollution control while addressing global issues, such as unsafe drinking water, climate change, and environmental sustainability.

Supervisor Responsibilities

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities over other employees.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitoring - Water wells, Ponds, Impoundments, Air quality (TEOM's & MET stations), Storm Water.
  • Reclamation activities - Overburden sampling, topsoil compliance and disking, reclamation tracking and reporting, bond release and tracking.
  • Waste Management - Reporting and tracking recycled waste, SPCC plan maintenance.
  • Project Engineering - Design and construction management of drainage and road projects
  • Provide information and answers to staff, management, and mining operations.
  • Provide MSHA/State Mine Inspectors an annual MSHA sediment pond report.
  • Provide information and answers to business partners and regulatory agencies.
  • Responsible for expenditures on projects and work contracts for reclamation work.
  • Perform related work as required.

Typical Physical Demands

Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires constant data input for extended periods of time without leaving the work area. Occasionally lifting files or paper weighing up to 30 pounds. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator, and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicate appropriate reports. Requires mobility sufficient to travel.

Typical Working Conditions

Normal office environment. Occasional evening or weekend work.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Environmental Engineering.
  • Minimum 5 years of related work experience.
  • Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.

Licenses, Registration, and Certifications

  • Ability to obtain MSHA pond inspector certification, and EPA opacity certification within 12 months of hire.


  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Organizational Skills
  • Teamwork

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary