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NEPA Planner / Environmental Project Manager

AECOM
Full-time
Remote

Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is seeking to hire a NEPA Planner/ Environmental Project Manager to support the Georgia's AECOM Environmental Transportation practice. Be a key player in delivering sustainable transportation projects, guiding clients through environmental processes, and ensuring project success. This position is a hybrid work option.

This role consists of preparation and QAQC of environmental deliverables associated with transportation projects (including schedule management requiring interdisciplinary team coordination and ensuring schedules are updated based on changing client and/or regulatory needs) and guiding clients in the permitting and environmental management process to obtain environmental clearances. Seeking a talented experienced professional to provide QAQC for environmental documents for transportation projects (NEPA and GEPA and supporting materials).

Responsibilities:

  • Apply expert knowledge of the GDOT state-funded environmental process and milestone schedule management for the GDOT Plan Development Process.
  • Prepares basic data and scientific documents to include figures, technical reports, agency coordination, NEPA/GEPA documents, and 404/buffer variance permit applications for authorization by state and federal agencies. Gather data and other information to be used in the preparation of environmental reports of investigations; compile and organize data collected by others.
  • Performs technical approach, quality control, data assessments, report reviews and QA/QC for work prepared by others.
  • Develops plans, studies and analyses. Manages complex planning studies, development applications and reviews.
  • Program management support, including project management experience, managing multiple aspects of projects and tasks as well as budgets and staffing, and schedules.
  • Works in program areas relating to natural/water resources planning, community development, hazard mitigation, coastal zone management, and others.
  • Conducts research and prepares statistical reports on land use, physical, social and economic issues, and public involvement.
  • Conducts meetings and presents reports and other findings to public, agencies, clients, and stakeholders.
  • Works under supervision of senior staff but is capable of completing all but the most complex tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Scheduling: Aligns project deliverables with engineering and project delivery milestones; recommends priorities, schedules and funding sources to implement public improvements plan.
  • Assist management with business development activities and mentorship of junior staff

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • BA/BS in Environmental or related field plus 6 years of related environmental planner experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
  • Experienced in technical/scientific writing documentation and deliverables

Preferred:

  • Experience with the Georgia Department of Transportation and state and federal agencies tasked with regulatory requirements for transportation projects in Georgia
  • Experience working with GA state agencies and federal agencies to navigate permitting/regulatory requirements to obtain agency environmental clearances and
  • Demonstrated experience working in a dynamic environment with multiple projects, deliverables, schedules, and timelines with the ability to manage time and priorities under limited supervision
  • Demonstrated leadership of interdisciplinary teams to meet deadlines and ensure project delivery; customer service oriented with demonstrated client-facing experience

Additional Information

  • Visa sponsorship is not available for this position
  • Relocation is not available for this position

The offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position typically is $85,000 to $125,000.

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About AECOM

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About AECOM

AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absences, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.