Solid Waste Senior Engineer

ARM Group was founded in 1998 and has grown to be a premier science and engineering consulting firm headquartered in the “sweetest place on earth” (Hershey, PA). ARM has been nationally recognized by the Engineering News-Record (ENR) as a Top 200 Environmental Firm and a Top 500 Design Firm in the US, selected multiple times by the Central Penn Business Journal as one of the “Best Places to Work”, and viewed by clients, the legal community, and regulators as an industry leader in innovation, quality, and service. ARM has over 200 employees across 11 locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, including some of the most highly-regarded experts in a multitude of technical disciplines. At ARM, the entrepreneurial spirit thrives and applying science and engineering to leave the world a better place is our purpose!

ARM is looking for a self-driven and experienced Solid Waste Sr. Engineer who has a strong business acumen and embodies an ownership mentality. As a Sr. Engineer, you will collaborate with a team of multi-disciplined engineers and scientist, project managers, CAD designers, and other staff to service our solid waste clients’ needs. This role will establish client relationships, define client needs, develop winning strategies, prepare proposals, and manage the development, design and permitting of a wide range of projects related to solid waste management and environmental services. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated, resourceful, well-organized, and a cooperative producer and manager that is able to meet project goals, schedules, and budgets.


  • Manage and coordinate the development, design and permitting of multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Prepare designs and permit applications to acquire approvals from regulatory bodies.
  • Maintain complicated schedules, develop project timelines, coordinate with subcontractors, and manage people and materials to complete jobs on schedule and within budget guidelines.
  • Act as the direct point of contact in communication with clients and stakeholders.
  • Assess and mitigate project risks in advance of detailed engineering efforts.
  • Prepare detailed models and technical documents to present project design/feasibility findings to stakeholders.
  • Assist the ARM business development team, including the preparation of detailed technical proposals.
  • Perform and/or check technical calculations and prepare project specifications.
  • Prepare reports, client communications, deliverables, etc. and consult with other internal partners as needed.
  • Monitoring project work progress, adhering to the scope of work and communicating with key stakeholders including the project manager, client, and subcontractors.
  • Pro-actively recognize conditions and problems of non-routine nature and develop effective solutions.

Base Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering.
  • P.E. registration required.
  • 8+ years of experience in Solid Waste engineering to include planning, facility design, permitting, operations support, and construction oversight projects including hands on project management.
  • Excellent communication and public speaking skills: articulate, assertive, and confident.
  • Strong organizational skills with proven ability to manage multiple, complex projects.
  • Creative thinker with effective teamwork skills.
  • Ambitious and eager to grow.
  • Detail-oriented and thorough.
  • Strong work ethic and self-motivated mentality.
  • Must have strong technical competency and analytical ability.
  • Must be able to work independently and collaborate with peers when appropriate.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the public.
  • Experience managing vendor and client payment terms to achieve positive cash flow.
  • Understanding of financial models and budget management.
  • Reasonably proficient in AutoCAD, MS Office Suite, and other industry-specific software.

Our best-in-class compensation and benefits package includes competitive salaries, an excellent health care plan, dental, vision, and life and disability insurance, FSA’s, 401(k) plan with a company match, 3 weeks of PTO, internal training and professional development, tuition reimbursement, and an unmatched opportunity to learn and grow in a variety of disciplines.

Come join our team and be a part of the Elite!

Interested and qualified candidates should email credentials to Submit all documents in doc or pdf format.