HDR

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

We specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists.

Our employees, working in 225 locations around the world, push open the doors to what's possible each and every day.

HDR Seattle, WA, USA
Sep 12, 2019
Full time
HDR is seeking an Environmental Planner to work as a member of our Washington Environmental Sciences & Planning group, in our Seattle office. This position will support permit acquisition and environmental review for a wide variety of projects, including water/wastewater infrastructure, power, transportation, solid waste, and industrial projects.    The successful candidate will have demonstrated familiarity with the following permit processes:  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Section 10 and 404 permits; WDFW Hydraulic Project Approvals; WSDOT Utility Franchises, local Shoreline Permits; local Conditional Use Permits or Variances; and local development permits (building, clearing/grading, right-of-way, etc.). Work will be accomplished both independently and in coordination with environmental, regulatory, and other technical staff from local offices and subconsultants. Tasks include: Collecting project-related data, including on-line research and regulatory code reviews Determining and documenting agency permit application filing requirements and participating in the development of permit acquisition plans and schedules on a project-by-project basis Research, develop, and prepare permitting documents such as Washington State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) environmental checklists, project narratives, criteria justification, and application forms Compile and submit permit application packages Coordinate the development and tracking of responses to agency review comments Coordinate with technical staff to prepare plan drawings (including reviewing drawings against jurisdiction requirements), graphics and maps in support of permit applications and reports  Qualifications   Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Environmental Science, or related field. Post-graduate education in a related field is a plus. 0-3 years environmental, land use, and development permitting experience. Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required. Familiarity with Microsoft Project and Adobe Acrobat Pro is a plus. Self-starter with excellent writing and communication skills. Strong planning, organizational, problem solving and research skills. Ability to work independently and as part of a team; be adaptive to changing priorities and accelerated schedules. A positive attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must. Local candidates are preferred Why HDR At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible.  When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
HDR Omaha, NE, USA
Sep 12, 2019
Internship- Paid
Primary Responsibilities In the role of Environmental Science Summer Intern, we'll count on you to: Offer real-world experience on exciting projects Connect with recent college graduates and our company leaders through mentoring and young professionals programs Apply standard scientific techniques and procedures Perform assignments under the direct supervision of a professional or Project Manager Perform other duties as needed Responsibilities may include the preparation of wetland delineation reports, environmental permit applications, National Environmental Policy Act documents, and biological assessments. Additional responsibilities may include the field collection and/or mapping of natural resource data, figure/graphic preparation, and GIS data analysis.   Qualifications   Required Qualifications Must be junior, senior, or graduate student enrolled in a degree in Environmental Science, Natural Resources, Biology, Environmental Engineering or related field. 3.0 minimum GPA Ability and willingness to accommodate field working conditions and overnight travel. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Attention to detail a must Must possess strong problem-solving and communication skills Basic Microsoft Office skills An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must  Preferred Qualifications Knowledge of CAD a plus• Esri ArcGIS experience preferred. Preference given to local candidates  Why HDR At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible.  When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
HDR Vienna, VA, USA
Sep 12, 2019
Full time
HDR is seeking a Senior Solid Waste Engineer with project management capabilities to join our nationally ranked team of professionals.    This position may be based in one of our following offices: Vienna, VA; Fulton, MD; or Washington, DC.    This senior project management position will serve to support the solid waste program in the Mid-Atlantic, especially for project assignments and marketing efforts related to landfills, transfer stations, recycling facilities and other waste facility projects.  Primary responsibilities  Serve   as a project manager and client manager with technical specialization in the area of landfill design, facility design and/or permitting Effectively manage multi-discipline project teams, work closely with HDR national technical experts.    Ensure that all work is planned, organized, controlled and evaluated through a pro-active project management system, Maintain client satisfaction. Market and secure new work from existing and potential clients, achieving booking goals Coordinate the work of professional staff and subconsultants throughout project assignments; perform engineering functions and completing project tasks; coordinate with clients in the execution of work; and participate in reviews with various governing agencies for code compliance.  Additional duties include involvement with other solid waste projects such as system planning studies, economic analysis, and permitting or design of other solid waste facilities.  Coordinates and assists, with affected disciplines, with any addendum, requests for information, change proposal requests and change orders and is responsible to incorporate agreed upon changes into the project documents.  On an as-needed basis, may perform field inspection activities and construction contract administration support. Candidate must demonstrate leadership experience in taking a project from planning, through design, construction to operations. Work cooperatively with National Directors and Client Development Leaders in local and national marketing and production efforts. *LI-KY1  This position has the potential to work remotely with occasional travel to the VA/DC/MD area. This position has the potential to be a part-time or full-time role. Keywords:  Solid Waste, Engineering, Environmental, Planning, Design, Construction, Permitting   Qualifications   Required Qualifications Bachelors or Masters Degree in Environmental, Mechanical, Civil or Chemical Engineering or equivalent required. Professional Engineer (PE) required. 10+ years of solid waste experience, plus project management experience. Engineering experience in one or more of the following areas is required: slope and seismic stability, geosynthetics, design and QC, leachate management, solid waste facility design, soils properties, construction techniques, piping and pumping systems, preparation of construction documents and engineering estimates. Strong client and project management skills. Good communication, leadership, planning and mentoring skills required; proficiency with Microsoft Office. Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm a plus. An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.   Preferred Qualifications: Local candidates are preferred.  Experience with Virginia, Maryland and/or District of Columbia solid waste regulations preferred. Why HDR At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible.  When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com