Senior Permitting Specialist

  • TRC Solutions, Inc.
  • Liverpool, NY
  • Jun 09, 2018
Energy Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description

Job Description

Senior Permitting Specialist

TRC Companies, Inc., a pioneer in groundbreaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960s, is a national engineering consulting and construction management firm that provides integrated services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets. TRC serves a broad range of clients in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery, construction and operation. 

We are seeking a Senior Permitting Specialist to join our Permitting, Planning and Licensing team. The successful candidate will report to our Liverpool NY office. 

Job Responsibilities: 

  • The successful applicant will be involved in projects including electric transmission, natural gas pipeline, and renewable generation projects.
  • The Senior Permitting Specialist will be responsible for permitting projects at the federal, state, and local levels.
  • Be able to effectively coordinate and direct other technical staff in the preparation of reports, permit applications, and impact analyses.
  • Experience with environmental regulations throughout New York and New England is required.
  • The ability to assist in projects that trigger NEPA review by a Federal agency, including support to project developers in preparation of application prepared EA's, responding to third Party NEPA contractors during their EIS preparation efforts.
  • And the ability to interact effectively with agency and stakeholder personnel and groups will be highly important.


Basic Requirements:

  • 15 - 20 years of Post-degree experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Planning, Ecology, or related field.
  • Applicants must have experience permitting projects at the federal, state, and local levels
  • Excellent technical writing and communication skills are mandatory.
  • The ability to maintain a positive attitude working under aggressive schedules. 

TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation package including a 401k plan with a company match. For more information please visit our website at

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