Senior Consultant

  • Cardno
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • Mar 16, 2018
Full time Conservation/ Natural Resources Cultural Resources Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

Job Summary

Cardno is seeking a Senior Environmental Consultant in our Seattle or Portland office. This is a senior seller-doer role with solid connections to clients in the PNW and ability to mentor staff.

Cardno is looking for a senior-level environmental consultant to join our team of multidisciplinary resource experts in the Assessment, Permitting, and Compliance Group. The ideal candidate will have 15+ years of experience in regulatory compliance and permitting actions in the Pacific Northwest including NEPA/SEPA analysis and pertinent regulations such as CWA, ESA, and NHPA. The successful candidate will be capable of balancing business development and project responsibilities related to environmental planning, ecology, endangered species, wetland delineation and analysis, socioeconomics, air quality analysis, and/or noise analysis. He/she will also have solid connections with government and/or private developers for projects involving energy, water resources management, transportation, climate change resilience, and/or urban development.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

> Acquiring new clients and project opportunities commensurate with the technical service offerings ofCardno
> Coaching and mentoring of team members in project management and business development
> Managing environmental permitting projects of various sizes
> Leading and supporting the development of proposals of various sizes
> Communicating with clients about future work and supporting business development activities
> Participating in key client management and growth and $1M in sales annually
> Coordinating teaming and subcontracting discussion/agreements for specific project opportunities and to help grow the sales and sector practice

Other Requirements

Qualifications:

> Bachelor's degree or higher in environmental science, planning, or closely related field
> Fifteen years of relevant professional experience in environmental assessment
> NEPA/SEPA-related compliance and permitting
> Experience and contacts with federal and state regulatory agencies in the Pacific Northwest
> Five years managing medium to large multidisciplinary projects >$250K
> Federal and state permitting and certification experience with projects in Washington and Oregon
> Previous consulting experience a must, including business development and sales
> Established client relationships with private developers and/or agencies in the Pacific Northwest U.S.
> Knowledge of pertinent environmental regulations
> Positive and energetic attitude, able to work well independently and with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team in a fast-paced, team oriented work environment
> Solid time management and follow-through skills, with the ability to simultaneously work on and manage multiple tasks/projects with tight deadlines
> Self-motivated; strong initiative; resourceful

* Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.

Cardno is a professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. EEO/AA/M/F/V/D

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Sector

Consulting