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Environmental Project Manager

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Job ID 
2013-16120
# of Openings Remaining 
1
Location 
US-OH-Columbus
Experience (Years) 
10
Posted Date 
10/8/2013
Discipline 
Environmental Services

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Your Opportunity:

2,500 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Your Duties:

We are seeking a Project Manager to provide environmental permitting, project management, business development, and other client services for natural resource projects.  Project management responsibilities include developing project proposals, managing projects and budgets, and performing and overseeing technical work.  Environmental permitting responsibilities include identifying project-specific environmental permitting requirements, coordinating with resource agency personnel, writing and reviewing technical reports and environmental permit applications, presenting at public meetings, and facilitating successful environmental permitting of multiple and varied projects.  Specific management and permitting responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing documents related to environmental services in accordance with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) guidelines and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
  • Executing environmental permitting, environmental field surveys, and construction compliance for a variety of energy-related projects, including, but not limited to, regulated and non-regulated pipeline projects, tanks, and terminals
  • Executing permitting for projects in OH, WV, PA, TX, LA, CA, AZ, WA and/or ND
  • Managing wetland delineations, threatened and endangered species habitat characterizations, land use mapping and vegetation cover classification, cultural resource surveys, GPS data collection, and permitting and report preparations for the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), and state and county agencies
  • Preparing biological assessments for Section 7 Endangered Species Act consultation requirements

This is a senior level position that may be recognized as a local authority in management of energy projects and operates under direct and sustained supervision.  Demonstrates solid expertise and solves problems of significant complexity providing original, innovative, practical, and economical solutions. Work involves planning, directing, and coordinating assignments/projects, modifying established guidelines, and initiating new approaches.  Demonstrates mature technical knowledge in a variety of scientific, engineering, and architectural methods, techniques, and best management practices.

Your Capabilities and Credentials:

Required:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in the natural sciences, environmental policy, or a related field
  • Five or more years of progressively responsible experience related to natural resource management, consulting, and/or environmental planning
  • A “hands on” individual experienced in managing permitting applications and projects from start to finish
  • Project and budget management experience
  • Experience with local, state, and federal environmental permitting 
  • Excellent verbal communication skills and advanced technical writing abilities
  • Willingness to travel
  • Strong work ethic, sense of humor, high ethical standards, and a desire for team success.

Desired:

  • Background in the fields of wetland science, botany, and/or wildlife biology
  • Experience conducting wetland delineations and construction observation
  • Ability to meet project deadlines
  • Ability to maintain and establish effective working relationships
  • Ability to prioritize, organize, and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously
  • Ability to perform work accurately in a detail oriented environment
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise reports, procedures, correspondences, and other written materials.