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 Sioux Falls, SD, USA
Jan 26, 2019
Internship- Paid
In the role of Environmental Intern, we'll count on you to : Work on a wide variety of environmental compliance and natural resources projects as they relate to water resources, transportation and development projects Work under the supervision of mid-level and senior environmental scientists and engineers Take responsibility for assisting with environmental permits, NEPA documentation, biological assessments and other environmental compliance documentation Assist senior and mid-level scientists in field work associated with the collection of natural resource data Perform other duties as needed   Qualifications   Required Qualifications • Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate environmental science, natural resources, biology, environmental Engineering or related program • Willingness to perform field work and learn field techniques as it pertains to the position • Excellent writing and communication skills • MS Office experience • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must   Preferred Qualifications •   Knowledge of ArcGIS and/or map production and general geoprocessing •   Botanical Species Identification •   Experience with natural resources field work or field studies   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 Dallas, TX, USA
Jan 26, 2019
Full time
HDR currently has an opening for an Environmental Planner to join our team in Dallas, Texas to plan and direct medium to large size transportation environmental planning, permitting and compliance projects across the metroplex and in North Texas.   Successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in planning, preparation and analysis/review of NEPA documents for roadway and transit clients and will have TxDOT NEPA documentation experience.  Position will also support regional or national projects in specific areas of technical expertise. Work environments may vary based on the specific project, so candidate should be able to work independently or in conjunction with technical and professional teams from local and regional offices. Closely involved in planning and implementing public participation and consultation/outreach to federal, state and local government agencies and regional stakeholders. Project management experience is desired, including developing and managing budgets, schedules, and quality of products. Qualifications   Required Qualifications:   Bachelors' degree in planning/environmental policy/environmental science or related field. 7+ years of experience in comprehensive NEPA project development and permitting projects is required. Experience managing environmental permitting and environmental documents for transportation is necessary. Demonstrated knowledge of the requirements of NEPA for both FHWA and FTA projects. Self- starter with excellent writing and communication skills. Staff management experience beneficial. An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.   Preferred Qualifications:   Masters' degree preferred, but not required.     Candidates local to the Dallas, TX area 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 Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Jan 26, 2019
Full time
Primary Responsibilities The Environmental Sciences and Planning program within the South Atlantic Area has a well-established compliance program that has developed over the past 12 years into a $2M annual program for the Area, with services primarily offered in South Carolina. Through repeat on call contracts with SCDOT and continued service to HDR’s own CEI group, the program sustains 2 full time employees. In order to continue to ensure project delivery on existing projects, backlog as well as support staff desires for career development, we have identified the need to add an Environmental Scientist to our team to be focused on the compliance workload.  Several competitors, both national and regional firms who have long-standing environmental programs, have started to develop their own compliance programs and are vying for client services.    Our goal is to maintain the balance of market share from our competitors by continuing to offer qualified staff with recognized industry environmental frequently sought by HDR’s clients.  HDR is looking for an Environmental Scientist in South Carolina to work as a member of our Transportation Business Group.    This position may be based in either our Charleston or Columbia locations. The primary objectives for this position will include addressing client authority and contractor environmental concerns throughout the project construction phase, compiling environmental commitments (NEPA and regulatory), permit standards/special conditions, maintaining thorough documentation and environmental compliance forms, and completing an environmental close out package at the completion of every project. Responsibilities will be spread out among multiple projects within the coastal region of South Carolina at any given time.  Additional general duties will include assisting public and private clients with NEPA documentation, permit coordination, acquisition and compliance. May work independently or as a task leader on projects, assisting more senior professionals on larger complex projects. Primary duties for compliance oversight activities may include but are not limited to the following: attendance at pre-bid meetings for projects to respond to environmental inquiries, attendance at preconstruction meetings to highlight environmental requirements specific to the project, participating as needed in regular contractor meetings on site to address questions, reviewing construction sites and completing necessary compliance documentation, responding within 24 hours to any requests from the client authority regarding the project and site conditions, reviewing permit plans/construction plans/proposals, tracking compensatory mitigation requirements, reviewing staging areas, borrowing pits and laydown areas, ensuring jurisdictional boundaries are flagged for projects of concern, reviewing construction access through jurisdictional crossings, facilitating coordination with Federal and State permitting agencies, acting as the liaison for violations and developing resolution as needed and attending on site meetings with agency personnel.  Experienced at developing and managing project related NEPA, permitting and regulatory compliance strategies for all stages of project development from initial critical issues analysis, through permitting, construction compliance, and post construction monitoring and close-out.  Excellent communication and presentation skills are a must.  Primary Responsibilities   Provide technical expertise in NEPA, permitting, and related environmental  services during construction phase at project level Assist with maintaining and growing HDR’s environmental compliance program  through development of client relationships and identification of   opportunities for expansion of our environmental services Manage and deliver several projects concurrently Establish client relations and support marketing, contractual, design and production meetings as needed   Qualifications   Required Qualifications BS or MS degree in Environmental Sciences (or related field) required 6+ years technical and or field experience completing environmental reviews, preparing environmental documentation and environmental permits Proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel) and GIS, familiarity with Microstation/AutoCad Strong environmental writing and communication skills including comfort with public speaking a must Strong conceptual, organizational, problem solving and research abilities required Must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team, the ability to make most decisions independently without input from senior management, and the ability to interact with clients or client designees   Preferred Qualifications Proficiency with providing environmental compliance services within the industry, specifically in the transportation market Demonstrated knowledge of USACE/FHWA/FTA/FRA/FAA NEPA and state (SCDOT, DHEC, OCRM) environmental processes Experience managing linear infrastructure projects within the transportation industry and/or other public sector arenas Local candidates are preferred Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
HDR New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA
Jan 26, 2019
Full time
Primary Responsibilities In the role of Regulatory Safety Compliance Specialist, we'll count on you to: Provide environmental technical support for a wide variety of projects including hazardous materials and hazardous waste management, solid waste management, air emissions, water resources and NEPA. Provide safety program support by creating and revising safety programs such as electrical safety, ladder safety, motor vehicle and materials handling equipment safety, etc. Create and revise safety and environmental plans Conduct safety and environmental training and audits  Keywords :  Health, Safety, Compliance, Environmental, Air, Water, DOD, Industrial Qualifications   Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Management or similar field. Minimum 3 years experience in Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Management or similar field. Must be able to pass a government NACI background investigation Knowledge and application of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint software Team-oriented with proven oral and written skills to support company SH&E policy and procedural requirements An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must Preferred Qualifications Certification in one or more SH&E fields (Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate Safety Professional (ASP), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST), Safety Trained Supervisor (STS) Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
HDR Charlotte, NC, USA
Jan 26, 2019
Full time
Primary Responsibilities HDR currently has an opening for an Environmental Scientist to join our team in the Charlotte office to assist with environmental planning, permitting, and compliance projects in the Carolinas. The successful candidate for this position will have demonstrated experience in ecological/biological field work including habitat assessment, species survey, wetlands assessment, jurisdictional determinations, and project management. Additionally, the successful candidate will have experience in the analysis and preparation of documentation including U.S Army Corps of Engineers Jurisdictional Determinations, Endangered Species Act consultation, and Clean Water Act permitting. The Environmental Scientist will have strong writing skills and will work closely with clients and team members to prepare and facilitate professional, well written, technically accurate documentation. The candidate will also participate in agency outreach and coordination.   Qualifications   Required Qualifications   Bachelor’s degree in biology, wildlife biology, environmental sciences, or other natural resources related field with 5 to 15 years of demonstrated experience. Knowledge of the flora and fauna of the Carolinas and surrounding states. Comprehensive understanding of the Endangered Species Act. Experience in US Fish and Wildlife Service Section 7 documentation and consultation support, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) wetland delineation and verification process, USACE Clean Water Act Section 404 and Section 401 Water Quality Certification permitting requirements, and NEPA documentation. Proficiency with Microsoft Office, excellent communication skills (both oral and written), adaptability, and ability to work with engineers, planners, and agencies. Must have strong, demonstrated technical report writing background and familiarity with applicable environmental regulations, laws, and guidelines. HDR is seeking a self-motivated individual with strong organizational, problem solving, and research abilities. Ability to walk on uneven terrain, lift at least 25 pounds, and willingness to work outside under variable weather conditions. Ability to work as part of a team, with clients, and independently. An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com