Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Management Professional

First Environment Published: April 8, 2024
Sacramento, CA
Skill Level
Mid Level
Job Type
Climate Change / Corporate Sustainability / Certification / Policy

When you apply for this position, please say you saw this job on Green Dream Jobs!!


First Environment, a nationally recognized, multidisciplinary consulting and engineering firm, is seeking a Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Management Professional to contribute to the continued growth and development of its GHG management consulting and verification practice.

Top-notch environmental professionals who meet the following specifications are encouraged to apply.

Initial responsibilities for the position include:

  • Assisting with the verification of GHG inventories and emission reduction projects
  • Assisting with development of GHG inventories, GHG emission reduction projects, and other GHG management systems, tools, and products
  • Collecting, managing and analyzing quantitative information
  • Identifying and evaluating GHG management best practices
  • Conducting independent policy and technical research on a variety of climate change, GHG management and other general environmental issues
  • Preparing deliverables and presenting findings to clients and other relevant stakeholders

Qualified candidates should possess the following credentials:

  • Graduate degree in Sustainability, Environmental Science/Policy, Physical Sciences, Engineering, Economics, or a similar field
  • A minimum of 2-3 years work experience
  • Mastery of Microsoft Excel
  • Good organizational and time management skills; ability to work independently, attention to detail, and commitment to quality
  • Quantitative/technical/analytical abilities & strong oral and written communication skills
  • Team player with a proactive personality and a high degree of self motivation


  • Experience and knowledge of industrial operations and processes preferred
  • Exposure to greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting protocols (Climate Action Reserve, Verified Carbon Standard/Verra, California Air Resources Board)
  • Exposure to greenhouse gas (GHG) policy frameworks (UNFCCC, federal, state, and especially California‚Äôs AB32) and GHG accounting best practices
  • Experience and knowledge of air quality concepts and emission quantification methodologies
  • Understanding of energy and electricity generation concepts

Compensation & Location

The salary for this position is $65,000.00 - $85,000.00 per year. We offer employees competitive compensation packages; company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance; 401(k) Savings & Retirement; and full participation in a pay for performance bonus program.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Travel requirement:

  • Travel

Ability to Relocate:

  • Sacramento, CA 95833: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location:

  • In person

To Apply

Please click "Apply" below to email your resume e-mail to: First Environment, Inc. Attn: Human Resources Director 10 Park Place Building 1A, Suite 504 Butler, NJ 07405

First Environment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.

No phone calls and no employment agency submissions, please.

When you apply for this position, please say you saw this job on Green Dream Jobs!!

Drop files here browse files ...
(Visited 1 times, 769,128 visits today)