Senior Disaster Recovery Environmental Professional

  • ICF International
  • San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Apr 10, 2019
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Management Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Waste Management - Recycling Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

Are you a senior Environmental professional with outstanding Program Management skills? Our Disaster Recovery team in Puerto Rico is growing and we are looking to hire immediately. This is a full-time benefits-eligible position.

The position requires a highly organized and self-motivated candidate able to work as part of a project team and provide leadership to the environment staff. He/she will solve problems and document solutions, express ideas through strong technical writing and verbal communication, and support technical reports, plans and calculations in a consulting environment. 

Job Summary
The position covers a variety of recovery projects funded by FEMA and involves leading a team in the preparation of environmental compliance documentation under federal, state, and local laws.  Experience with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and related laws and authorities; and environmental review and permitting for federal grant programs is required.  Experience with permitting; site assessments; environmental impact analysis; soil and groundwater investigations and remediation systems; wetland delineations; cultural resources surveys; or other environmental investigations would be helpful. This person will oversee a team providing environmental consulting services to government clients and will initially work under the direction of senior staff.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee a team completing environmental review checklists and preparing technical reports, including text, maps, charts, figures, tables.
  • Report progress to leadership team.
  • Apply federal, state and local environmental regulations.
  • Interact with specialists in other technical practice areas in support of projects.

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in environmental science, or related field. 
  • 10+ years of environmental professional experience.
  • Team player with strong problem-solving skills, strong written and verbal communication skills, good organizational skills, a willingness to learn, the ability to self-manage multiple tasks and priorities, and the willingness to seek help from senior experts as needed.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project).  

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Master's degree in a related field
  • Experience with federal funded programs (HUD, FEMA)

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making capabilities.
  • Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel,.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

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