Environmental Engineer/Compliance Officer (Denver, CO)

SEMA Construction, voted a 2019 Top Workplace by the Denver Post, has an immediate opening for an Environmental Engineer/Compliance Officer  based out of our Centennial, Colorado office. The Environmental Engineer/Compliance Officer will conduct complex discovery, preventative maintenance, and field inspections of active construction sites to support District environmental permitting and ensure compliance with local, state and federal laws. The candidate selected will also document findings and recommend actions to address immediate issues as well as process improvements.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform permit compliance inspections; generate follow up work orders; make maintenance schedule recommendations and maintain/update inspection documentation; analyze trends in inspection and maintenance data
  • Conduct field inspections and document results (including photographs and report preparation) during initial phases of “discovery” and for preventative maintenance inspection thereafter
  • Determine conformance with state and EPA regulations and operation standards
  • Perform root cause analyses for existing problems and proactive process improvements
  • Manage necessary documentation control
  • Partner with internal/external stakeholders to include all District departments
  • Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders regarding key initiatives as assigned
  • Participate in and/or lead department project group and status meetings
  • Provide status reports (verbal and written) as needed to support project milestones, schedules, and cost tracking
  • Perform other duties of a similar nature as may be required


  • 4-year degree in Environmental Science, Civil Engineering or equivalent combination of training and relevant experience
  • Capable of walking long, linear construction sites and areas with difficult access
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications
  • Independent worker with collaborative and communicative approach
  • Experience around construction sites is preferred, but not required

SEMA Construction, Inc. offers top wages and benefits to all employees. SEMA Construction Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.