Environmental Analyst Air Quality

Location:  Livermore, CA
Category:  Technical Services & Ops
Organization:  ES&H
Posting Requirement:  External w/ US Citizenship
Job ID: 106788
Job Code: Technical Services & Ops MTS 2 (TSS.2) / Technical Services & Ops MTS 3 (TSS.3)
Date Posted: March 05 2020
LLNL $1500 Referral Program Eligible

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Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2020 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!

We have an opening for an Environmental Analyst (EA) within the Environment, Safety & Health (ES&H) Directorate, Environmental Support and Programmatic Outreach (ESPO) Group.  You will provide comprehensive environmental regulatory compliance support in air quality to LLNL programs as well as support to the Environmental Functional Area (EFA) and ES&H field Teams.

This position will be filled at either the TSS.2 or TSS.3 level, depending on your qualifications. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if you are selected at the higher level.

Essential Duties
- Provide comprehensive environmental support to LLNL programs, in collaboration with senior staff members.
- Provide comprehensive technical support to ensure compliance with local, state and federal environmental air regulations.
- Coordinate and participate in regulatory inspections, audits, and site verifications by internal and external agencies.
- Provide interpretation and guidance of moderately complex environmental regulations.
- Prepare detailed permit applications and technical regulatory reports, under limited direction of an environmental subject matter expert (SME).
- Conduct data analysis including statistical analysis of environmental data; maintain spreadsheets and databases.
- Provide technical and regulatory support to other organizations within the ES&H Directorate.
- Perform other duties as assigned.

In Addition, at the TSS.3 Level
- Serve as a primary technical contact for EPA-Office of Air and Radiation, California Air Resources Board (CARB), and local Air Districts. Interpret complex environmental regulations and legislation, negotiate the best compliance solution with regulators, prepare detailed air permit applications and permit related documents and serve as a resource and/or collaborate with LLNL programs.
- Analyze proposed federal, state, and local environmental regulations and DOE Orders for legal and potential impacts to LLNL operations.
- Conduct complex environmental analyses and audits of operations and facilities to identify potential environmental issues and recommend solutions.

Qualifications
- Bachelor’s degree in Physical, Chemical, Environmental Sciences, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.
- Comprehensive knowledge and experience in air quality regulatory compliance.
- Experience analyzing, interpreting and assessing compliance of moderately complex environmental regulations and recommending solutions.
- Experience conducting audits and compliance inspections.
- Proficient verbal and written communication skills necessary to effectively present, explain and communicate moderately complex technical information to all levels of personnel and management.
- Analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills to evaluate, interpret, negotiate, recommend and implement actions/solutions for moderately complex problems.
- Effective organizational skills with detail orientation necessary to handle multiple moderately complex tasks in a demanding environment with conflicting priorities, tight and changing deadlines, and frequent interruptions while providing high-level customer service, and good follow-through.
- Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment with a broad cross-section of people including effective interpersonal skills with the ability to handle sensitive and confidential issues with tact, discretion, and mature judgment.

In Addition, at the TSS.3 Level
- Advanced knowledge and demonstrated significant experience with two or more of the following:  standards for obtaining authorities to construct/permits to operate for new and modified stationary sources; asbestos NESHAP and local air district asbestos regulations; CARB and USEPA regulations pertaining to stationary and mobile sources, and compliance monitoring.
- Significant experience managing complex projects.
- Significant experience analyzing, interpreting and assessing compliance with complex environmental regulations and recommending and implementing solutions.

Pre-Employment Drug Test:  External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test.  This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

Security Clearance:  This position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level clearance.

If you are selected, we will initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if you meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing.  Q-level clearance requires U.S. citizenship.  If you hold multiple citizenships (U.S. and another country), you may be required to renounce your non-U.S. citizenship before a DOE L or Q clearance will be processed/granted.

Note:   This is a Career Indefinite position. Lab employees and external candidates may be considered for this position.

About Us

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), located in the San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay), is a premier applied science laboratory that is part of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) within the Department of Energy (DOE).  LLNL's mission is strengthening national security by developing and applying cutting-edge science, technology, and engineering that respond with vision, quality, integrity, and technical excellence to scientific issues of national importance.  The Laboratory has a current annual budget of about $2.3 billion, employing approximately 6,900 employees.


LLNL is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.