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Project Management Assistant

Project Management Assistant

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Environmental Services

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Your Opportunity

2,600 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 currently seeking a Project Management Assistant for our Indianapolis, IN office. This person is an experienced, highly motivated individual with a mix of strong administrative and technical skills.  The position would include the following anticipated breakdown of duties:


  • 20% Administrative Support.
  • 50% Project Management Assistance.
  • 30% Health and Safety.


Responsibilities for this position will include but not be limited to:




  • Provide progressive administrative assistance within a fast-paced office environment.
  • Perform general office duties including, but not limited to: typing and formatting correspondence and meeting minutes, use of company templates and ability to customize them for a particular use if needed, coordinating travel arrangements, scheduling meetings, maintaining electronic logs, organizing/maintaining office files, scanning and copying, processing and preparing mail and packages for shipment.
  • Developing, reviewing and producing materials (including submittal packages, qualification packages, proposals, and reports). Includes activities like data gathering, QA/QC, printing, binding, and shipping logistics, etc.
  • Cordially answering and directing incoming calls.
  • Maintaining stock of office supplies and maintaining office equipment to ensure proper functionality.
  • Miscellaneous duties as assigned.


Project Management


  • Assist the administrative team and project managers with archiving project records.
  • Working with managers and accounts payable to process invoices.
  • Coordinating meetings and agendas.
  • May assist with project activities, such as editing and preparing bids, tracking work and change orders, processing project status reports, relaying project communications, researching information, and other related support.


Health and Safety


  • Office Safety and Environmental Compliance (OSEC) duties.
  • Preparation of Health and Safety Plans.
  • Health, Safety, Security, and Environment coordination.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science or related field.
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience.
  • Safety experience required.
  • Safety leadership experience preferred.
  • Previous experience in environmental consulting preferred.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and a strong commitment to excellence and high standards.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, including but not limited to Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Must demonstrate a high level of attention to detail in completion of tasks.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment and possess flexibility when juggling numerous tasks simultaneously in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Must grasp instructions and information rapidly and apply them with varying degrees of supervision.
  • Must have versatility, flexibility and willingness to work within frequently changing priorities.
  • Must be able to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Must be willing and able to take the initiative when needed.
  • Must have strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Professional, positive attitude is needed.

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