Environmental Planner

  • Woodard Curran
  • Walnut Creek, CA, USA
  • May 23, 2018
Full time Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description


We currently have a couple opportunities in our Walnut Creek, California office location for an Environmental Planner/Scientist. Our strong and growing backlog of water resources projects will provide an opportunity to apply your planning and regulatory skills to challenging and important efforts throughout California.   


  • Collaborate with engineering and planning staff on leading environmental tasks as well as managing stand-alone environmental projects
  • Provide mentorship of junior environmental staff
  • Oversee all aspects of a project, including leading meetings with clients and regulatory agencies
  • Scope projects for the appropriate level of environmental review, budget control, and invoicing
  • Maintain schedules, manage subconsultants and quality control
  • Manage several projects simultaneously
  • Conduct business development, marketing, and proposal preparation


  • 8-15  or 15-20 years of experience successfully preparing and managing California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents for water resource projects; permitting experience is a plus
  • Experience writing environmental documents and conducting environmental analysis
  • Excellent quality of work and technical experience a must
  • Successful management of project budgets and schedules
  • Experience with, and strong ability to, collaborate with others
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to serve as a resource and mentor to less experienced staff members.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Management, or other related planning degree and background.

Woodard & Curran is an equal opportunity employer.

Woodard & Curran is a Drug Free Work Place.

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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