Senior Environmental Engineer

Requisition ID: 274973 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family 
  • Telework Type: Part-Time Telework 
  • Work Location: Houston, TX 

Career growth opportunities for an environmental engineer seeking a technical challenge in a fast-paced environment executing the environmental design of a range of facilities including energy and industrial wastewater treatment projects.


Position Summary

  • Prepare environmental engineering deliverables relating to regulatory compliance, air emissions and water/wastewater treatment.
  • Prepare, coordinate, and review designs, studies, reports and proposals.
  • Take the initiative to coordinate the design development of a system with other engineering disciplines while managing workload and meeting schedule due dates.
  • Show knowledge of and perform standard discipline engineering activities on projects with minimal technical oversight.
  • Interface with overall project team and client on a regular basis showing excellent communication skills



  • Ensure that projects are in compliance with state, federal, and country environmental regulations.
  • Manage environmental engineering scope including water & industrial wastewater treatment and drainage philosophy.
  • Review permit material for air and effluent emission compliance.
  • Develop environmental design basis, process flow diagrams and equipment datasheets.
  • Attend of key meetings such as P&IDs review, HAZOP, and 3D model review and providing environmental input.
  • Compile technical lists and inventories such as emissions and effluents summaries.
  • Deliver excellent quality work, showing thoroughness and rigour in checking and attention to detail.


Qualifications and Skills


  • Hold a recognized degree in environmental, chemical/process or mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university.
  • Display excellent knowledge of technical theory, engineering principles, good engineering practices and how to apply them for design execution.
  • Demonstrate ability to work independently with minimal supervision showing a high degree of professionalism.
  • Have familiarity with major regulations and industry codes and standards affecting standard design, quality, or processes.
  • Professional Engineer license (PE), or willingness to complete.



Any of the following experience is considered as important for this role:

  • Working in EPC industry and with large-scale project execution.
  • Working on Conceptual and FEED projects.
  • Assessing of air emissions from industrial sources.
  • Design of water/industrial wastewater systems.


Specific and relevant industrial experience in facilities such as the following would be beneficial:

  • Gas Processing and LNG
  • Industrial wastewater treatment units
  • Energy Transition (hydrogen production, CC&S, methanol synthesis etc)
  • Petrochemicals
  • Refining
  • Desalination plants


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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