Michael Baker

Who is Michael Baker International? Why would I want to work there?
Michael Baker International provides professional engineering, planning and consulting services for government, other public agencies, private and commercial partners. We assist our clients in infrastructure engineering, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management.

Our employees demonstrate a world-class ability to solve complex problems. As a company, We Make a Difference. As a preferred employer, our staff enjoy diverse opportunities for career advancement in team settings, great benefits and training, as well as exciting technical challenges on signature projects.
Michael Baker Rancho Cordova, CA, USA
Nov 05, 2019
Full time
ENVIRONMENTAL AND PLANNING PRACTICE  We create, integrate, visualize and communicate planning concepts as they move from the initial vision through implementation. Our planning professionals build strong client partnerships, working with residents, businesses, developers, educational and medical organizations, state and local governments, the military and other federal agencies to successfully plan the future of their communities or institutions. At Michael Baker International, we focus on people and places, improving communities and creating more sustainable, convenient, equitable, healthful, efficient, and attractive places. DESCRIPTION Michael Baker is seeking a Full-time Environmental Specialist specializing in entitlement, regulatory and environmental review under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other state/federal environmental laws and regulations. This position involves the preparation and review of environmental documentation for various types of public/private projects. The Environmental Specialist will manage all aspects of environmental review including the preparation of environmental notices, CEQA documents, NEPA documents, and team coordination. The Environmental Specialist will also contribute to all aspects of project management such as progress reports, cost tracking, meeting agendas and summaries.  Strong emphasis will be placed on entitlement planning, regulatory permitting, CEQA experience, technical writing, business communications skills, quality of work, and the ability to successfully manage project or task budgets and schedules. Candidates for this position will be motivated self-starters who can work both independently, and as part of a team. The best part of being an Environmental Specialist at Michael Baker is that no two days will be the same. You will face different challenges every day as you assist with and/or manage complex environmental planning efforts.  You will feel a sense of pride in knowing that you are helping provide innovative solutions to planning challenges, big and small, and making a difference for the clients and communities we serve. Due to our volume of work and multi-disciplinary approach, growth opportunities are high. RESPONSIBILITIES •The management and preparation of technical documents, entitlement/regulatory applications, Initial Studies, EIRs, joint documents, and other CEQA/NEPA documents for clients •Team coordination and working both with our local professionals and the other offices of Michael Baker International MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS •Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Biology, Planning, Ecology or a related field is required •7+ years of experience is preferred •Proven experience with task or project management and client relations •Able to build relationships with a wide variety of people is required •Excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as strong analytical skills and the ability to work independently as well as in multi-disciplinary teams is required •A desire to produce first-class work and the ability to quickly get up to speed on our policy, procedures and relevant software while acquiring an understanding of the company’s service offerings, and the standards relevant to your projects is required WHO WE ARE  Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.  MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.  EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !
Michael Baker Virginia Beach, VA, USA
Nov 05, 2019
Full time
DESCRIPTION Manage project teams and participate in  preparation of various plans, permits, designs and reports associated with environmental compliance programs for air, water, hazardous waste, solid waste, petroleum products.  Coordinate with clients, project managers and other engineering and technical staff to develop engineering solutions to meet environmental compliance requirements for various federal and state regulatory programs including Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act. Communicate engineering issues effectively to various audiences (both written and verbal communication). PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS Four year degree in Chemical, Civil, Environmental, Mechanical or related engineering field. 8 to 15 years of experience in environmental engineering with a focus on compliance services.  Experience with Federal or DoD compliance programs, particularly USN, USMC, USCG, a strong plus. Strong project or task management, technical writing and presentation skills.  DoD or USCG program management experience a strong plus. Knowledge of various environmental compliance programs for air, water, hazardous waste, solid waste, petroleum products. PE or ability to obtain PE within 6 months. Ability to work independently with limited supervision and in a team environment. Ability to provide oversight and direction on project assignments to junior staff.  Experience with managing and mentoring staff is highly desired. Ability to effectively work on multiple project assignments and meet project deadlines. Ability and willingness to travel, including international travel. OSHA Hazwoper 40 hour training or ability to successfully pass OSHA training within 4 months. Ability to pass a medical physical, as required by OSHA. US Citizenship, with the ability to obtain a US passport, government Common Access Card (CAC).   MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !