Senior Environmental Project Manager (Water)

  • HDR
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Mar 04, 2018
Part time Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

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. 

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Senior Project Manager Environmental, we'll count on you to:

• Work as a member of our environmental sciences and planning section

• Provide technical expertise at project level and assist with growing HDR’s environmental program through development of client relationships and identification of opportunities for expansion of our environmental services

• Take responsibility for project management and staff management, as well as marketing, business development and client management

• Establish sequencing of environmental tasks/projects, from financial management through successful completion of the project, utilizing our technology, standards and project delivery practices

• Plan, direct and monitor all aspects of large multidiscipline projects or medium-sized projects with high degree of technical complexity

• Produce and coordinate several projects concurrently

• Establish client relations and be involved with marketing, contractual, design and production meetings

• Conduct schematic design development and contract document work sessions at project sites in conjunction with Project Managers, Project Architects and other disciplines

• Coordinate workload with project team throughout entire project development to complete documents on schedule

• Work with the Controller and Managing Principal for project reviews

• Execute training for personnel as established by strategic plans

• Supervise large project staffs and act as mentor for less-experienced Project Managers

• Perform other duties as needed


Required Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science or closely related field

• At least 12 years experience in environmental planning/NEPA

• Proven experience managing the NEPA process for transportation projects

• Experience with NEPA projects for other types of projects, in addition to transportation projects, is a plus

• Self-starter with excellent writing and communication skills

• Strong conceptual, organizational, problem-solving and research skills

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

• An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Preferred Qualifications

• Demonstrated knowledge of NEPA and the environmental process is strongly

• Experience managing EA/EIS projects



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. 

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