Stantec Environmental Project Manager in Northampton, Massachusetts
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Stantec’s Environmental Services practice seeks an Environmental Project Manager to provide project management, lead environmental regulatory and project permitting efforts, supervise and mentor staff, and support business development opportunities.
Your Key Responsibilities
Project management responsibilities include developing proposals; managing projects and budgets; coordinating with clients, stakeholders, and internal project staff; and performing and overseeing project technical work. Environmental regulatory and permitting responsibilities include identifying project-specific environmental regulatory requirements, coordinating with resource agency personnel, writing and reviewing technical reports, developing environmental permit applications, presenting at public meetings, and facilitating successful environmental permitting of multiple and varied projects. Business development responsibilities include maintaining existing client relations and collaborating to develop and pursue new clients and opportunities. Additional responsibilities may include coordinating, conducting, and/or leading field work.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Technical specialization and expertise in the field(s) of wetland science, botany, wildlife biology, soil science, or related field(s);
Demonstrated experience with local, state, and federal environmental regulations and permitting in Massachusetts and/or Connecticut, including experience with the Massachusetts DEP wetlands and waterways permits and/or Connecticut DEEP permits, Sections 401 and 404 of the Clean Water Act, MEPA and/or CEPA, NPDES, and state- and federally listed species regulations and permitting;
Strong ability to interpret and use site plans, topographic maps, aerial photographs, and other maps and mapping resources;
Strong written and verbal communications skills;
Willingness and ability to travel;
Ability to perform fieldwork; and
A strong work ethic, sense of humor, high ethical standards, a desire for team success and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Desired skills include:
Demonstrated business development experience and strong existing client relationships;
Demonstrated positive reputation and relationships with environmental regulators;
Experience conducting wetland delineations; and
Experience conducting construction observation.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in the natural sciences, natural resource management, or related field;
Minimum 2 years environmental consulting experience;
Minimum 3 years project management experience;
Minimum 5 years of progressively responsible experience related to natural resource management, environmental planning, and/or related field(s)
Minimum 5 years of environmental consulting and project management experience;
Minimum 10 years of progressively responsible experience related to natural resource management, environmental planning, and/or related field(s).
Experience in specialty areas including electric and gas transmission and distribution, renewable energy, and utilities
This description is not a comprehensivelisting of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of theemployee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned ormay be changed at any time with or without notice.
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Job: Environmental Scientist
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Northampton
Organization: BC-1956 Environmental Services-US New England
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Manager
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job Posting: Jun 11, 2018, 11:42:57 AM
Req ID: MIG-34723