ERM

ABOUT ERM:Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting services and sustainability related services. We have more than 160 offices in over 40 countries and territories employing more than 5,000 people who work on projects around the world. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. Over the past three years we have worked for more than 50 percent of the Global Fortune 500 delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.

For over 40 years we have been working with clients around the world, in diverse industry sectors to help them to understand and manage their environmental, health, safety, risk and social impacts. The key sectors we serve include Oil & Gas, Mining, Power, Manufacturing, Chemical and Pharmaceutical. These sectors face critical sustainability challenges. Our clients in these sectors and many other areas rely on our ability to assist them to improve sustainability, which fosters a positive impact on our planet.

Our people are outstanding, our workplace is energized! And we continuously strive to be the preferred place for environmental and other professionals to build meaningful and rewarding careers.

ERM is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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ERM Richmond, VA, USA
Feb 16, 2018
Full time
Description ERM  is seeking a  Staff Environmental Permitting and Compliance Specialist  in our  Richmond, VA  office to assist with environmental impact assessment and regulatory compliance for energy facilities and energy-related development projects in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern US. This position will focus on midstream oil and gas projects, electric transmission lines, and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission-regulated natural gas pipeline projects. Projects are often fast-paced, multi-faceted, and geographically diverse. The position will require the candidate to work both independently and on project teams, and to possess the capacity to manage varying priorities and multiple tasks to work on concurrent projects and meet project deadlines. The candidate will have the opportunity to serve as a project team resource, task manager, on multi-disciplinary projects depending on experience and qualifications. This is an excellent opportunity for an environmental professional looking to advance their career with a global environmental leader. RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in preparing permit applications where required by federal, state or local environmental regulatory authorities for energy development, expansion, maintenance, or decommissioning projects. Perform project delivery activities such as report writing, data collection and survey field work, data and literature review, and development of recommendations for clients. Assist with the development of project plans and schedules, set up projects in project management software, and assist with the development of project management reporting, such as monthly progress reports. Participate in agency consultations, project meetings, and client communications. Collaborate with other ERM practitioners to execute impact assessment and capital project permitting (ERM services broadly include environmental impact assessment, routing studies, land planning, facility siting & permitting, and risk assessment and water resources management). Travel up to 20% of the time, for agency meetings, project team meetings, or to conduct site visits, environmental training, or fieldwork. Build strong collaborative relationships with other ERM employees. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelors or Master’s degree in environmental studies, planning, geography, civil or environmental engineering or related natural resources science field of study. 1 to 5 years of environmental impact assessment and natural resources permitting experience, including consulting for private-sector clients. Working knowledge of key natural resource regulations, including the National Environmental Policy Act, Section 404 of the Clean Water Act, Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act, and Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act is preferred. Some experience with federal, state, and local permitting in Virginia is preferred (VDEQ, VDGIF, VMRC, USFWS, USACE etc.).  Similar experience in surrounding states is a plus.   Experience conducting desktop and online studies or research on natural resource or resource planning topics, Geographic Information System, map interpretation (National Wetland Inventory, U.S. Geological Survey, aerial photography). Strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite software. Demonstrated ability to research and prepare concise and accurate technical documents. Keen attention to detail. Ability to work both independently and as a collaborative member of a project team. Excellent interpersonal communication skills, which includes being comfortable and effective at communicating complex technical knowledge and concepts to other staff, clients, regulatory agencies, and project stakeholders.  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
ERM Tennessee, Nashville
Feb 16, 2018
Full time
Description ERM  is seeking a highly motivated and proactive  Staff Environmental Compliance Consultant  to join our growing consulting firm in  Nashville, TN . In this role, you will provide technical assistance on EHS compliance and EHS management systems programs for clients locally, nationally and internationally. This is an excellent career opportunity to work with an expert consulting team on challenging EHS management projects for large industrial and global clients.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide technical assistance on EHS compliance and management system projects. Develop EHS compliance procedures, plans, permits, and reports. Support teams in designing and implementing EHS management systems and programs for clients. Assess clients' regulatory compliance across various environmental media and health and safety programs, analyzing large volumes of data in spreadsheet and database formats. Perform environmental compliance audits and implement follow-up corrective actions to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations. Provide general compliance support to clients, including on site support as needed. Perform multiple projects within scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensuring quality standards on project deliverables. Support ERM Partners-in-Charge and Project Managers to effectively manage and deliver projects. Communicate with clients, ERM employees, and vendors.   REQUIREMENTS: B.S. or M.S. Degree in environmental engineering, chemical engineering, environmental science, or related field. Recent graduate to 2 years of related experience in consulting, corporate, or industrial environment; power sector experience a plus. Familiarity with federal and state environmental, health and safety regulations. Excellent communication, interpersonal and analytical skills; experience writing detailed technical reports and standards. Strong MS Office computer skills required; advanced understanding of Excel and databases desired. Ability to multi-task, maintain flexibility, travel, and work independently with minimal supervision. Local candidates preferred. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
ERM Texas, USA
Feb 16, 2018
Full time
Description ERM    is currently hiring  Wetland Delineators  for projects in  Texas and Oklahoma .  These temporary positions will begin in early March 2018.  The role of a wetland delineator requires technical skills, as well as, strong organizational and communication skills.  Field crews will work 6 days per week and must be able to maintain a positive attitude while working long hours outdoors in variable weather and terrain. Pay is commensurate with experience.  Per Diem and/or expenses and overtime are included.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Delineating wetlands per the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetlands Delineation Manual and the Great Plains and Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain Regional Supplements. Surveying waterbodies. Conducting habitat assessments. Data entry and GPS use. Survey report compilation. Permit application assistance. Other duties as assigned or required.   REQUIREMENTS: BS/BA degree in natural science field of study. Minimum of one (1) field season of wetland delineation experience using the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineations Manual or appropriate wetland delineation training or coursework. Familiarity with Army Corps of Engineers regional supplements for the Great Plains and Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain. Experience using TXRAM and iHGM Wetland Assessments. Ability to work outdoors in variable weather conditions and on challenging terrain. Ability to work weekends and regularly over 40 hours per week. Ability to work in the field for an extended period. Working knowledge of sub-meter accuracy GPS technologies and map interpretation skills (e.g., NWI, USGS, aerial photography). Strong communication and organizational skills. Possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record. Must be able to pass a pre-hire background check and drug test. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
ERM Boston, MA, USA
Feb 09, 2018
Description ERM   is seeking a motivated  Wetlands Scientist  to join our growing team in  Boston, MA or Providence, RI . The successful candidate will assist Project Managers on a variety of Environmental Impact Assessment projects to support our oil & gas, power, and mining sector focus. This is an excellent opportunity for an early career professional to join a growing and exciting technical team, as you build a rewarding career path with a global environmental leader.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct, lead and manage wetland delineations and habitat assessments to support permitting on local projects. Perform multi-media permitting and compliance associated with development projects with an emphasis on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and State Water Resource permitting. Provide technical assistance on NEPA environmental assessment (EA) and environmental impact statement (EIS) projects and related activities in support of ERM clients’ domestic and international development projects (e.g., oil and gas, power generation, electrical transmission, renewable/alternative energy, and Brownfields projects). Conduct tasks related to environmental impact assessment, land use planning, facility siting and permitting, risk assessment, and water resources management. Prepare EAs/EISs and associated management plans in compliance with NEPA and other applicable federal, state, and local requirements. Perform project delivery activities such as report writing, undertaking and organizing data collection, performing data and literature review, and developing recommendations for clients. Work within quality/budget/schedule expectations and scope-specific assignments. Communicate with subcontractors, regulatory agents, tenants, and clients during field activities. REQUIREMENTS: BS in wetland or soil science, environmental science, or related discipline; MS preferred. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Two to three years of wetland delineation experience, including with projects in oil & gas, power/utility or mining sectors. Experience assisting clients in obtaining multi-media permits and approvals for new or expanded facilities a plus. High degree of technical competence and knowledge NEPA regulations and policies. Effective written/verbal communication and organization/analytical skills; experience recording/writing detailed technical data and reports. Ability to multi-task, maintain flexibility, travel, and work independently with minimal supervision. Demonstrated attributes to become a strong consultant – team player, eagerness to learn and grow, self-starter who takes initiative, versatile, and service-oriented mentality. Valid driver’s license and good driving record. Local candidates preferred. TO APPLY: Please submit your resume and brief cover letter below. Qualified candidates will be contacted by email, and requested to complete a pre-interview questionnaire. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Thank you for your interest in ERM! Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
ERM Annapolis, MD, USA
Feb 09, 2018
Full time
Description ERM  is seeking a  Senior Air Quality and Compliance Consultant/Project Manager  to join our growing Air Quality and Climate Change technical team in  Annapolis, MD . This is an excellent opportunity for a senior professional to manage and contribute technically to challenging air quality compliance assurance, permitting, climate change, and related projects for power, oil & gas, chemical, energy, industrial, and public sector clients in the Maryland, DC, and Virginia region as well as throughout the US, and potentially international locations. The successful candidate will also network with ERM's national air quality and compliance based technical teams to share best practices and consulting opportunities, as you build a rewarding career with a global environmental leader.   RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage strategic air permits and compliance assurance programs for a variety of industrial clients with complex technical/regulatory issues.  Work closely with clients and develop strong relationships to understand specific processes and develop a permitting and compliance strategy to help clients maintain maximum operating flexibility. Achieve client’s expectations for scope, budget, schedule, and quality. Serve as a technical resource on air quality compliance assurance and permitting programs, including regulatory analyses of industrial facility operations; major and minor source air permit applications under NSR, PSD, Title V, and state-level regulations; and NESHAP MACT compliance programs. Interact with local regulators to steward permit application review and issuance. Perform EHS compliance audits and implement follow-up corrective actions to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations. Manage and develop plans, permits, and procedures for air quality, hazardous waste, spill prevention, storm water, and wastewater. Prepare technical proposals and participate in business development with existing clients and identified leads.  Build and maintain client relationships that generate repeat business. Capitalize on existing client relationships to expand ERM’s profile and market share in the regional air quality, climate change, and oil & gas, chemical, and power markets (through a combination of excellence in technical delivery and business development). Effectively manage project teams (including across multiple ERM offices), including appropriately delegating project assignments to project teams and mentoring junior staff. REQUIREMENTS: BS/MS in engineering (chemical, mechanical, environmental), environmental science, or related degree. PE license a plus 8 to 10+ years of relevant experience in air quality/compliance consulting. Effective management of multiple air quality and environmental compliance projects, and building client relationships that result in repeat business. Consulting experience working with Title V, PSD, NSR, BACT, and MACT Power sector experience desired. Excellent communication, interpersonal and analytical skills; experience writing comprehensive technical reports. Established relationships with regulatory authorities and large, private-sector industrial companies. Local candidates preferred. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com