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Job #: R-00012735
Location: Pueblo, CO
Category: Environmental Eng
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Rotating
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Job Description

Leidos has an opening for an Environmental Permitting and Compliance specialist to support the Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (ACWA) program. The successful candidate will support the PCAPP Field Office (FO) Project Manager by providing technical input to the government FO in the areas of laboratory operations and environmental activities.

Primary Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of the Environmental Permitting and Compliance specialist include performing environmental analysis, typically in assessing, analyzing, researching and ensuring environmental policy compliance with pertinent Federal, state and local environmental regulations, which may include CERCLA, CAA, and RCRA. May involve preparation of information in support of environmental policy development or administration, including litigation support. May include permitting procedures for projects. Must have knowledge of Federal, state and local environmental regulations.

The following activities are included as typical work efforts but can vary based on the project's needs.

Provide technical input on environmental submittals to determine impact on the PCD, PCAPP environmental permits, plans, SOPs, training documents, design changes, Permit Modification Requests (PMR), and ECP's Provide technical information on environmental implementation and compliance documentation and record keeping activities. Provide technical expertise or provide advice, opinions, recommendations, or ideas to the Government on the physical inspection of all PCAPP buildings, systems, equipment, tanks, and any location managing PCAPP waste to ensure compliance with the environmental permits and regulations RCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act), Clean Air Act (CAA), Clean Water Act (CWA)) and other applicable federal, state, and local environmental requirements. Review Systemization, Operational Readiness, Provisional Operations and Operations inspection activities and processes, including records collection to provide technical input to the Government so that the Government can determine acceptability and compliance with all permits. Review permit documents, design criteria, design specifications and other pertinent documents used to verify facility compliance with RCRA and CAA permit requirements. Provide technical information and input of project processes for conducting Environmental compliance inspections and provide technical input to the Government on the adequacy of inspection documentation. Review environmental inspection reports, corrective actions, lessons learned and continuous improvement processes and provide technical input to the Government regarding the accuracy and effectiveness of inspections and corrective actions. The technical input should facilitate the Government's ability to evaluate the SC's commitment to process improvement effectively. Review and provide technical input to the Government of SC and FCC engineering processes and systems intended to maintain permit compliance.

The successful candidate may be required to perform confined space entries and inspections on elevated platforms. If required, personnel will attend site-specific training for confined space entries and fall protection.

Basic Qualifications
  • Requires a four year degree in engineering, environmental or technical discipline or Masters with 2+ years of prior relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 5+ years' experience in chemical demilitarization, or equivalent chemical industry, processing operations to include process startup, operations and safety.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a NACi clearance and Government issued Common Access Card


Preferred Qualifications
  • Must be able to work in a team-based environment.
  • Must have the ability and desire to initiate and execute reviews and evaluations.


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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