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Republic Services Project Engineer II - ES in Belleville, Michigan

Republic Services is a leader in Environmental Services, partnering with customers to create a more sustainable world.

We are Sustainability in Action — our promise to be environmentally responsible and to help our customers be environmentally responsible too.

Why choose Republic?

Joining Republic isn’t just about taking on a new job, it’s about making a commitment to create a more sustainable world together. Our people provide an essential service, serving and impacting customers, neighborhoods, and communities everywhere.

As a company, we are proud of our values and encourage those who share in our aspirations to join our team:

  • We protect our colleagues and communities through safe practices everywhere, every day.

  • We are committed to serving our customers and communities by going above and beyond to exceed expectations.

  • We take action to improve neighborhoods and communities by being environmentally responsible and creating a more sustainable world.

  • We are driven to deliver results in the right way.

  • We encourage a human centered culture that honors the unique potential and dignity of every person.

POSITION SUMMARY: Prepare civil engineering plans for existing and future Republic Services facilities. Duties and responsibilities include preparation of engineering calculations and plans, technical review of third-party plans, cost-benefit analysis, review of closure/post closure cost estimations, and project management for complex capital investments undertaken by Republic Services operating facilities.


  • Develops engineering plans for landfill liner systems and surface impoundments in concert with site constraints, regulatory provisions, and input provided by management teams.

  • Coordinates and reviews secondary design components prepared by third parties, as needed.

  • Manages complex construction projects including engineering review, development of bid packages, contractor selection and contract development/management.

  • Reviews landfill as-built surveys at select sites, including volume surveys and compaction optimization.

  • Provides process engineering support and associated monitoring and evaluation of waste treatment processes.

  • Identifies potential design or operational innovations and efficiencies.

  • Modifies or reviews the engineered storm water management controls for each site.

  • Ensures safe, compliant and efficient design and operation of applicable leachate collection and detection systems.

  • Ensures systems are designed and constructed in compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.

  • Assists in business acquisitions and technology evaluation.

  • Develops and reviews closure and post-closure plans and estimation of closure costs at active and closed sites.

  • Assists in the preparation of cost-benefit analysis for technological improvements or reagent alternatives, as needed.

  • Assists in the development of master site plans for long-term operational considerations.

  • Performs other, related duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of basic computer skills and Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint is essential.

  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Slope/W, and Mapping Software

  • Knowledge of complex regulations specific to the environmental waste industry.

  • Effective and professional communication skills.

  • Strong customer service orientation.

  • Ability to anticipate business needs and plan accordingly to ensure that equipment, employee and fiscal resources are utilized in the most efficient manner.

  • High level of analytical skill to develop a range of possible solutions to address a wide range of issues.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Ability to collaborate and encourage employee engagement.

  • Good financial management and plan skills, ability to understand financial terms, budgets, tables, and reports.

  • Ability to develop realistic, comprehensive plans to make efficient use of resources.

  • Knowledgeable of current industrial safety practices and industrial hygiene.

  • Must be detail oriented and possess technical aptitude.

  • Ability to work under pressure, exercise independent judgment and select effective course of action while controlling resources and expenditures.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field.

  • Knowledge and understanding of governmental and waste regulations, typically gained through two or more years or progressively responsible experience.

  • Two (2) to Five (5) years progressive engineering experience.

  • Valid driver’s license.

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

• Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.

• Health care and dependent care spending accounts.

• Short- and long-term disability.

• Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.

• Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).

• Employee discount programs.

• Retirement plan with a generous company match.

• Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

EEO STATEMENT:Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, relationship or association with a protected veteran (spouses or other family members), genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Competitive pay. Great benefits. Purpose-driven career.