Environmental Task Manager

Arcadis U.S./RTKL/RISE   •  

East Windsor, CT

Industry: Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 56 days ago

Job Description

Arcadis is seeking an Environmental Task Manager with a background as a Geologist, Environmental Scientist, Civil Engineer or Environmental Engineer in our East Windsor, NJ office.

This is a position for a dynamic individual looking for career growth in environmental consulting. This full-time position is expected to support environmental investigation, remediation and permitting projects.

Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead environmental investigations and remediation projects to include directing the day-to-day activities of field staff; schedule and coordinate task resources, and solicit guidance from senior level technical staff and PM.
  • Lead (with PM guidance) the development of Remedial Investigations, Feasibility Studies, and Remedial Designs; this includes the coordination of teams for figure generation, data management, work plans, and/or other required supporting documents.
  • Evaluate data to support conceptual site models for environmental investigations, delineate the nature and extent of contamination, and modify and optimize post-remedy long-term-monitoring programs.
  • Prepare cost estimates to establish project budgets.
  • Prepare invoices to the client and monitor the financial status of projects (with PM guidance).
  • Evaluate subcontractor proposals, prepare subcontracts and coordinate all aspects of subcontractor tasks including schedule, logistics, health and safety.
  • Ensure tasks are completed in accordance with all Federal, State, Local, and client-specific health and safety requirements.
  • This position may be in the field up to 10% of the time, depending on project staffing needs.

The selected candidate will have:

  • Previous experience with task management to include controlling scope, schedule, budget, and ensuring adherence to health and safety requirements
  • Working familiarity with ISRA, SRRA, ARRCS and associated guidance documents
  • Cost estimating experience – candidate should have sufficient experience with routine environmental tasks (e.g., field sampling technologies and methods, lab coordination, supporting subcontractor oversight of utility clearance, surveyors, etc.) to develop cost estimates for establishing budgetary estimates
  • Previous environmental sampling experience
  • Previous experience with subcontractor procurement and management (e.g., preparation of request for bids, preparation of scope of work, ensure work is completed in accordance with scope of work and H&S requirements)
  • Candidate should be health and safety focused, and able to work successfully in a team setting

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, Geology, Environmental Science or other related discipline
  • 3-7 years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master of Science degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, Geology, Environmental Science or other related discipline
  • P.E. or P.G. License
  • OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER certification

Why Choose Arcadis

Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles.

Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way.

Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

About This Business Line

Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world's most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!

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Employer Statement

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.