Greenhouse Gas Verifier (Remote)

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

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First Environment, a nationally recognized, multidisciplinary consulting and engineering firm is seeking an experienced Greenhouse Gas Verifier to join our team and contribute to the continued growth and development of its GHG management consulting and verification practice. This is a remote position with a preference for applicants in the Sacramento, Los Angeles, or Chicago metro regions. This position requires strong attention to detail and knowledge of greenhouse gas emissions.

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


  • Performing verification of GHG inventories and emission reduction projects
  • Developing GHG inventories, GHG emission reduction projects, and other GHG management system 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
  • Stay up-to-date with relevant regulations and industry trends

Qualified candidates must possess the following credentials:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Sustainability, Environmental Science/Policy, Physical Sciences, Engineering, Economics, or a similar field
  • A minimum of five to ten years of relevant work experience
  • Mastery of Microsoft Excel
  • Good organizational and time management skills; ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail, and commitment to quality
  • Strong 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
  • Knowledge of greenhouse gas reporting protocols (Climate Action Reserve, Verified Carbon Standard/Verra, California Air Resources Board)
  • Knowledge of GHG policy frameworks (UNFCCC, federal, state, and especially California’s 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 and Location

The salary for this position is $80,000.00 - $120,000.00 per hour. 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) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location:

  • Hybrid remote in Sacramento, CA

To Apply

Please click "Apply" below to email a cover letter and your resume.

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.

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