Air Permitting Specialist

NES Fircroft
Houston, Texas
Jun 18, 2024
Jun 28, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Candidates must have previous oil and gas air permitting experience.
The selected candidate must be able to do air permitting on day 1.
No time to train / candidates must be able to hit the ground running.
Looking for a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role.

The ideal scenario would be to find someone in Houston who can come into the Houston office and work a
"standard" schedule (3 days in the office and 2 days remote)

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing environmental permitting support to comply with federal, state, and local regulations. The candidate will work closely with management, operations, and other HES professionals to support the air permitting program and environmental assessments of operational locations.

This position will report to the Environmental Supervisor and will be responsible for environmental air permitting support in the development of the Permian, Oklahoma, and Eagle Ford Assets. The successful candidate will be located in the Houston, TX office with the ability to travel 15-25% of the time to field locations.

Primary responsibilities:
â Generate and submit all air permit applications utilizing consultants.
â Ensure adherence to data collection, permit requests, and QAQC procedures by the team as well as company
â Make applicability determinations related to NSPS JJJJ, NSPS OOOO/OOOOa/OOOOb, NESHAPs ZZZZ, etc
â Clarify and submit information due to agency inquiries for permit authorizations.
â Communicate equipment, flash factors, or emissions changes to the Emission Accounting team on a monthly
â Maintain constant communications with the Production Operations, Facilities Engineering, and Maintenance to
ensure permits are accurate and air permit conditions are achievable.
â Prepare handoff documents detailing the compliance requirements and monitoring requirements to the
Compliance Team. This includes production limits, engine testing limits, etc.
â Gather, maintain and analyze datasets that can be used for environmental reports.

Other Responsibilities
â Responsible for project management, including the development of requests for bid proposals, and supervision
of contractors.
â Optimize the permit application process.
â Availability to travel to stakeholder meetings and act as company representative.
â Adheres to established work schedule, attendance standards, and is punctual to work and meetings.

Minimum Requirements:
â Bachelor's degree in environmental science/engineering and/or technical discipline.
â 3+ years of relevant upstream oil & gas experience
â Excellent oral and written communications, teamwork, planning & organizational skills.
â Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, and various Environmental databases
â Project management skills with minimal oversight required.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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