Waste Connections, Inc Central Region Environmental Engineer in Centennial, Colorado

Job Title

Central Region Environmental Engineer

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Centennial, Colorado

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced and energetic Region Landfill Engineer to join our Region team. Our Region Engineer will be based out of Oklahoma City and will help support managers at multiple landfills across 8 states!

This isn’t your typical engineer position. We are looking for engineers that thrive in a field and office environment.


-Perform technical duties relevant to the environmental, safety/health waste exclusion and compliance issues of landfill operations.

-Provide assistance in fulfillment of all technical/regulating/operational documentation related to the landfill.

-Assist in general manager’s administration of all landfill operations/programs, daily business dealings/communications.

-Analyze data and prepare summaries, recommendations and cost estimates for consideration by region engineer manager and/or landfill managers. -Conduct on-site technical visits to satellite sites to review and evaluate operational efficiency of equipment and systems at various facilities. Site visits will involve exposure to environmental elements which include dirt, odors, noise, and weather extremes.

-Monitor and maintain field installation and testing.

-Assist region engineer manager and/or landfill managers in reviewing design and development plans, calculating cost estimates for completing the proposed projects and evaluating the engineering proposals and specifications.

-Compose technical reports to document engineering analysis, solutions and results.

-Represent the organization in conferences to resolve important issues and to plan and coordinate work.

-Perform various duties as need.

-Applies standard engineering practices and techniques in specific situations, adjusts and correlates data, recognizes discrepancies.


-Must have a Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering or related field. Masters degree preferred.

-Must have minimum of five years of previous engineering experience.

-previous landfill engineering experience a plus!

-HAZWOPER training preferred

-CHMM preferred

-Ability to travel both in and out of state up to 75% of the time

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorty/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.