Stantec System

  • Senior Project Manager (LEP)

    Location US-CT-Hartford
    Posted Date 1 week ago(4/16/2018 11:29 AM)
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    Environmental Services
  • 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.


    Stantec is a large international national publicly traded company.  The Senior Project Manager and Licensed Environmental Professional position has significant career growth potential for the right person.  The candidate will work on a variety of site investigation and remediation projects, development projects with environmental concerns, Brownfields projects, due diligence assessments, LEP verifications and EHS compliance projects in New England and the eastern US.  

    Your Duties

    The position entails project management, business development and technical support on environmental projects ranging from site investigations to remediation. Some specific responsibilities include managing field work including soil and groundwater sampling, well installation oversight and coordination, and stormwater and waste sampling; preparation of Phase I/II/III Environmental Site Assessments, closure verification reports, environmental compliance documents, remedial action plans, and various regulatory program permit applications; providing on-site EHS support at client facilities; compiling and interpreting analytical data; and coordinating and communicating effectively with clients, subcontractors, and regulators.



    • Grow and manage a developing multi-sector office  and planning and executing growth strategy and business development efforts for the future with a focus on Connecticut and New York development, LEP site cleanup and verification, natural resources business, cross-selling the various Stantec business with a focus on all environmental services and on US energy (wind, solar, oil and gas, electric transmission and distribution), infrastructure and/or transportation (highways, bridges, and railroad) sector clients.
    • Provide an entrepreneurial energy to the office and pursuit of new opportunities
    • Strong commitment to safety;
    • Provide collaborative leadership and project management on a wide variety of environmental site clean-up, planning and permitting projects for energy, government, and private sector clients throughout New England.
    • Hire, train, develop, mentor, and retain staff as we grow our client base and workload.
    • Assist in building our LEP  capabilities and program in CT.
    • Assist in building our capabilities, and environmental services in Metro NY and tie in western Massachusetts and Albany business areas.
    • Participate and sometimes lead marketing and business development activities on a local, state, and regional level.

    Business Development

    • Sustain & grow regional clients & key accounts in Connecticut, with a focus on environmental services.
    • Identify and win work related to environmental site cleanup and permitting projects, programs and opportunities while leveraging Stantec relationships for ES with existing Federal, State, and private sector clients.
    • Assist with expanding the entire range of Stantec services in the Connecticut and lower New York state and champion an integrated services approach.
    • Build, grow and develop a team of high performers; recruit & retain specialist staff within the practice with a focus on safety.
    • Develop in-house Sector expertise, best practices, and research & development initiatives.
    • Actively participate in regional and national industry groups to advance the Stantec brand within the various Sectors.

    Strategic Thinking

    • Identify trends and develop a long-term view of the industry, market and client base
    • Assist in the growth of ES in the office and service areas in New England an NY
    • Anticipate medium and long-term client needs and industry dynamics
    • Collaborate with other Stantec offices, Sectors and disciplines outside the region
    • Innovate and enhance ES’s capabilities, geographic foot print and integrated approach

    Your Capabilities and Credentials

    • A Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Environmental Engineering, or Science is required -Master’s degree a plus;
    • A Connecticut LEP license is a requirement;
    • Experience with the Massachusetts Contingency Plan, NY DEC regulations and related environmental regulations are a plus;
    • Strong report writing experience is required;
    • OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER/up-to-date refreshers mandatory and behavior-based health and safety certifications is a plus;
    • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office is a plus;
    • Good client communications skills are a requirement;
    • Valid driver's license and a good driving record is required;
    • Willing and able to travel occasionally is a plus; and
    • Ability to sell professional services and manage multiple projects and staff is a requirement.

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