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Southern California Edison Enviromental Air Quality Scientist/Engineer [HYBRID] in Rosemead, California

Job Description

Join the clean energy revolution

Become an Environmental Advisor, Air Quality Scientist/Engineer at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job you’ll function as an internal expert within the air quality compliance discipline and will provide consultation and expert advice to our internal and external partners on air quality and greenhouse gas matters. You will also be supporting other air quality compliance programs at SCE’s power generating stations, service centers, substations, and other locations within our service territory.

As an Advisor , your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

  • Build a strong customer-focused team and collaborate with various cross functional teams to improve air quality compliance programs.

  • Author compliance procedures and lead internal and external partners to ensure regulatory compliance.

  • Interpret regulatory requirements, and clearly explain compliance obligations to non-technical partners.

  • Negotiate with regulatory agencies and internal/external partners to resolve differences.

  • Develop and deliver educational and training programs to empower field personnel to meet SCE’s compliance obligations.

  • Support other compliance activities within other air quality compliance programs as needed.


The essentials

  • Seven (7) or more years of experience in performing technical analysis and/or regulatory compliance within environmental/engineering fields.

  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel such as the ability to nest multiple functions together to build dynamic formulas and custom visualizations using pivot tables, combo charts, form controls and formula ranges and formatting rules.

  • Must have a valid driver’s California License.

The preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, environmental engineering, environmental science, or related engineering or science degree.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.

  • Experience in air quality regulatory compliance programs at the federal, state and local levels.

  • SCAQMD’s Certified Permitting Professional (CPP) license, SJVAPCD’s Certification of Air Permitting Professional (CAPP) license, or similar certificate programs utilized by other air agencies that demonstrate strong knowledge and regulatory interpretation skills.

  • California P.E. License

  • Demonstrated strong analytical and critical thinking skills that enable accurate evaluation of complex situations and lead to sound business decisions.

  • Excellent presentation, critical thinking and oral and written communication skills.

  • Experience in collaborating with multidisciplinary teams to solve technical problems.

  • Ability to travel as needed for projects throughout SCE territory.

  • Eagerness to learn, have fun and grow in to increased program management responsibilities.

You should know …

  • Work Mode: When a return-to-work date has been determined this position’s work mode will be hybrid. The employee will report to an SCE facility for a set number of days with the option to work remotely on the remaining days. Unless otherwise noted, employees are required to reside in the state of California. Further details of this work mode will be discussed at the interview stage.

  • Candidate Resource ( page to get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources, testing information, and hiring process, and more!


  • This position requires testing and applicants who are identified to continue through the selection process will be invited to test via email. Please access our Information Guides ( ,to reference Edison Individual Contributor Workstylestest 8203. Candidates who have previously passed these assessment(s), in some cases, may not need to retest again for this position.

About Southern California Edison

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.