AECOM Environmental Planner in Portland, Oregon
Business Line Environment
Position Title Environmental Planner
United States of America - Oregon
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environmental Planner for immediate employment for the Portland, OR 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:
Analyze environmental impacts from project activities and develop written descriptions of impacts for environmental documents, with specific focus on land use, visual resources, special designations, and recreation
Coordinate with GIS and visualization team members on visibility and conceptual appearance of facilities in simulations and video deliverables
Assist on a variety of environmental studies for land use planning and infrastructure projects including power, water, transportation, and development-related projects in the Pacific Northwest
Support environmental planning practice on proposals by researching requirements and assessing efforts required for permitting
Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture, Environmental Sciences, Urban Planning or related field
5+ years' experience successfully supporting environmental impact analysis documents and associated technical studies
Experience preparing environmental documents
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
Background working with federal government agencies, particularly Bureau of Land Management and US Forest Service on environmental documents and permits
Completion of the BLM 5-day VRM training course
Experience interacting with state and local regulatory agency representatives in the Pacific Northwest
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 Planning
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 180888BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.