Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Specialist

We are currently seeking an experienced Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Specialist to provide services regarding air quality (criteria emissions and health risk assessments), greenhouse gas emissions, energy modeling and analysis, and to prepare associated sections of CEQA documents. Analytical and clear and concise writing skills, as well as excellent communication skills, are required. The Specialist will collaborate with EMC Planning Group staff and clients to coordinate work products and to ensure they can be seamlessly integrated into CEQA documents.    

Minimum Requirements (must meet all minimum requirements for consideration):

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university in environmental studies or relevant science or technical field;
  • Five years of experience with relevant modeling and CEQA document preparation; and
  • Detailed knowledge of state, air district, and local agency air quality, greenhouse gas and energy plans, regulations and legislation.

Modeling Expertise Required:

  • CalEEMod
  • HARP

Writing and Analysis Samples

Please submit a minimum of three (3) work samples that demonstrate the depth of your expertise and quality of analyses and writing products for which you would be responsible.  


We are currently seeking a Registered Professional Archaeologist to provide consulting services on a wide variety of projects throughout coastal and central California. Duties will include archaeological surveys and monitoring, analysis of finds, preparation of cultural resource technical reports and CEQA/NEPA cultural resource impact analyses.

Qualifications for the position include a Master’s degree in cultural resources (archaeology, public archaeology, cultural resource management, etc.), qualification as an RPA (Registered Professional Archaeologist), certification from an accredited archaeological field school that provides an understanding of theoretical and practical approaches to research design implementation, or have demonstrated equivalent experience. The candidate must have a minimum of three years’ experience as an archaeological consultant in California. CEQA/NEPA compliance experience is required. Mitigation site planning, permitting, and monitoring experience are a plus.

We are looking for an archaeologist with clear and concise technical writing competency, proven project management and budget tracking abilities, strong proposal preparation/client interaction and marketing skills, regulatory agency permitting knowledge, and extensive field experience within coastal and central California, or similar geographical locations. The ideal candidate will possess patience, flexibility, and enthusiasm. We are looking for a team player with a professional attitude and cooperative communication style.

About Us

Located on the beautiful Monterey Bay, EMC Planning Group has been providing award-winning planning, design, entitlement, natural resource, and CEQA/NEPA services to both public and private clients since 1978. We are recognized both locally and nationally for our work and services, which include natural resource assessment, community planning, permitting and regulatory compliance, municipal staff support, and integrated technology.

For immediate consideration, email your resume and references to, or fax attention Human Resources to (831) 649-8399. No agencies. Salary DOE. Position is available immediately in Monterey, California.

EMC Planning Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.