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RFQ for Annual Environmental Services

Deadline: February 17, 2016 Attachment: View PDF Attachment

The Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency (DMASWA) is seeking qualifications/proposals (RFQ/P) from experienced, responsible and qualified engineering firms to provide solid waste management annual compliance services to DMASWA. If considering submitting a proposal, please e-mail jfoster@cityofdubuque.org by February 10 to receive any addendums to this RFP. Deadline is 3 p.m. February 17.

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Full Time Equipment Operator

Job Openings
Deadline: February 26, 2016 Location: Burlington, IA


Full-time equipment operator position available at the Des Moines County Regional Landfill. This position involves highly skilled work in the operation of heavy construction equipment and some unskilled work. Applicants should have a minimum of 1 year heavy equipment operating experience. Applicants should also be capable of independent judgment and be available to work flexible hours including Saturdays. Salary range of $18.93 to $23.42 depending on qualifications, plus a competitive benefits package. Applications will be received at IowaWorks, 1000 N. Roosevelt; Burlington, Iowa 52601; or send a resume via email to hmorton@dmcwaste.org. The position will be open until February 26. Equal Opportunity Employer.

The DMC Regional Landfill is owned and operated by the Des Moines County Regional Solid Waste Commission, an independent intergovernmental agency serving Des Moines County and 13 cities in southeast Iowa. To learn more about the agency, visit www.wastewrap.org.

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Project Environmental Engineer-Solid Waste

Job Openings
Deadline: March 17, 2016 Contact: Pam Seidl Location: Des Moines, IA Attachment: View PDF Attachment Read More...

As one of the top 100 engineering firms in the U.S., Foth is a tightly-knit and diversified team of over 600 members strong. Our engineers, scientists, consultants, construction managers, and affiliated professionals work together to deliver smart solutions to our public and private clients.

Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC is currently seeking a team-focused, innovative, and results-oriented Environmental Engineer who is looking for new learning experiences, opportunities for career growth, and a desire to contribute to our clients’ success. This position will be working out of our Des Moines, IA location.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepare designs, plans, and specifications for various environmental projects including landfills
  • Develop bid documents and construction cost estimates
  • Provide owner representation on construction projects
  • Provide construction engineering services (submittal reviews, payment application, etc.)
  • Ensure construction quality on landfill and remediation projects
  • Analyze and interpret data
  • Prepare landfill and air permits
  • Design and optimize landfill leachate systems, gas management systems and landfill cells
  • Prepare models and analysis for storm water, leachate, landfill gas, and recirculation systems
  • Prepare regulatory compliance reports for landfill clients
  • Identify and communicate (proactively) opportunities to address client issues, solve problems and improve operations
  • Interact effectively with regulatory agencies
  • Perform site evaluations and research for various environmental projects including landfills
  • Coordinate field sampling data (soil, groundwater, and air)
  • Manage groundwater investigations/contractors

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