Senior Project Manager, Environmental Planning

  • Honolulu, HI, USA
  • Jul 09, 2020
Full time Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Management

Job Description

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Seeking a Senior Project Manager/Environmental Planner for immediate employment in the Honolulu, HI office.

This position requires work within a group and individual setting and the ability to complete tasks within tight deadlines as well as technical expert supporting various levels of staff through mentoring and career development. The position will require travel. This position reports to the Environmental Planning Director.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Serving as a Senior Project Manager/Environmental Planner for the preparation of a variety of Federal NEPA and Hawaii Revised Statues (HRS) 343 projects and related resource management and state and Federal permitting documents

  • Responsible for project and staff management

  • Leading ongoing environmental planning work, and supporting the development of environmental documents and studies in compliance with NEPA

  • Serving as technical analyst on complex planning projects, for local, State and Federal

  • Working with clients, resource agencies, environmental and technical staff to prepare environmental documents and related technical studies

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS in Environmental Planning or related field with 10 years of relevant experience or AA/AS (US) + 12 years of relevant experience.

Due to the nature of the work, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Must have a valid U.S. Driver's Licensee

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science or studies, Planning, Natural and/or Cultural Resource Management, or related field

  • 8+ years of relevant professional experience, experience working with the Department of Defense, preference with U.S. Navy and Naval Facilities Engineering Command is preferred.

  • Experienced Project Manager with proven responsibilities for budgeting, scheduling, managing teams, invoicing and client relations.

  • Familiarity with the consulting industry

  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate a high level of competence in the area of technical report writing related to NEPA compliance as well as other types of technical reports and regulatory (Federal, State, local) permitting documents

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills to effectively manage projects and interact with teams of staff, sub consultants, and clients; successful candidate will have the ability to write concise technical documents; to multi-task effectively to accommodate working on various simultaneous and diverse projects; and to follow through to completion all assigned and delegated tasks

  • Experience with environmental compliance, permitting, and agency consultations

  • Played a major part in supporting major NEPA efforts (EISs, EA's), with a demonstrated proficiency in applying NEPA to projects

  • Experience in marketing and business development efforts in pursuit of new projects

  • Solid time management and follow-through skills, with the ability to simultaneously work on and manage multiple tasks/projects with tight deadlines

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project

  • Experience preparing proposals, cost estimates, and change orders

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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