AECOM SEPA/NEPA Project Manager / Sr Environmental Planner in Portland, Oregon

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Position Title SEPA/NEPA Project Manager / Sr Environmental Planner

United States of America - Oregon


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented SEPA/NEPA Project Manager / Sr Environmental Planner for immediate employment for the Portland, OR or Seattle, WA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Manage interdisciplinary teams through analysis of environmental impacts from project activities and develop written descriptions of impacts for environmental documents

  • Coordinate efforts of planning staff and technical subject matter experts, editing, GIS to adhere to scope, schedule, and budget on preparation of environmental assessments and environmental impact statements in compliance with NEPA and/or SEPA

  • Prepare and/or review technical sections of environmental impact analyses for land use planning and infrastructure projects (including pipeline, power, water, transportation) in the Pacific Northwest

  • Lead business development activities, including client relations and proposal development for new project work

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences, Urban Planning, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences or related field

  • 10+ years' experience successfully supporting environmental impact analysis documents and associated technical studies

  • Experience as Project Manager on environmental planning projects, including client interaction, schedule and budget controls, and invoicing

  • Experience preparing NEPA or SEPA environmental documents with extensive knowledge of current regulations and guidance

  • Understanding of the environmental regulatory framework for the Pacific Northwest, including applicable state and federal laws

  • Strong research and analytical abilities

  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including the editing, oversight or preparation of technical reports

  • Ability to work on several projects or issues simultaneously and provide guidance to team members

  • Experience preparing proposals, including costs, for new opportunities

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background working with local, state, and federal government agencies, particularly Pacific Northwest entities on environmental documents and permits

  • Staff supervision/management

  • Experience with FERC hydropower relicensing

  • Experience with transportation and/or transit-related projects

  • Experience managing planning and permitting projects with contract values in excess of $1M

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 168682BR