Engineering Services Director

Ramboll Environ   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Security Services

  •  

15+ years

Posted 347 days ago

Engineering Services Director

Ramboll Environ has an immediate need for an Engineering Services Director to lead and develop a full-service Environmental practice in our Hartford, CT office. This position provides a meaningful opportunity for the right candidate to help us meet one of our corporate strategic objectives.

The Engineering Services Director will be responsible for leading and developing the growth of our Connecticut environmental practice across all business sectors, in conjunction with the efforts of our other offices in the Northeast.  Duties include coordinating and overseeing environmental science and engineering projects including environmental permitting and planning, environmental assessment and remediation, water resources engineering, cultural resources permitting, sustainability assessments/implementations, and ports & harbors development.  In addition, the Director will aid in the development of marketing strategies aimed at new market penetration and client retention. The successful candidate will be a proven practice builder.

Responsibilities

  • Provide oversight, direction, management, mentoring and ongoing open communication to technical and engineering staff regarding all facets of environmental practice
  • Maintain ongoing communication with clients and corporate to communicate project status, changes in conditions or other key points of information 
  • Establish and track project milestones as well as quarterly business goals 
  • Manage in-house technical services staff to identify opportunities to reduce costs through value engineering and best methods 
  • Recruit and develop staff to support practice growth throughout the Northeast

Skills/Abilities

  • Must demonstrate superior ability in collaborative problem solving with stakeholders, clients, and teammates 
  • Possess full knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the contract specifications, terms and conditions 
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills 
  • Team oriented with strong capability to motivate others 
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter

Requirements

  • BS degree in environmental science, geology, civil engineering, or a related field 
  • 15+ years of professional experience in environmental science/engineering role 
  • Demonstrated success at building a practice 
  • Professional registration or licensure in technical discipline desired 
  • Experience in managing other staff members