Senior Coordinator, Regulatory Project Development

Cheniere Energy   •  

Gregory, TX

Industry: Energy & Utilities

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5 - 7 years

Posted 47 days ago

RESPONSIBILITIES AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • The Senior Coordinator will work independently in support the FERC’s NEPA process for jurisdictional projects and activities, including preparation of proposals, preparing and reviewing resource reports, tribal consultations, and other documents for FERC filings.
  • Lead environmental permitting aspects of project development, including permitting under the Clean Water Act (Sections 401, 402, 404, 408), Endangered Species Act consultations and Section 106 coordination. Prepare and review wetland delineation/mitigation plans, biological assessments, T&E habitat characterization, and environmental inspection and reporting during construction.
  • Interface with Federal, state and local agencies, and lead communication and coordination of company activities including field visits, and environmental inspections.
  • Work closely with multiple teams to identify environmental permit and project design requirements during all aspects of project development, planning, permitting, and construction execution. Ensure timely communication of project schedules and deliverables, as well as timely submission of required notifications applicable for facilities in development and under construction.
  • Monitor, audit, train and prepare reports to assure compliance with environmental regulations, permit conditions, site-specific conditions, requirements, policies or other authorizing documents required by Federal, state and local regulatory agencies.
  • Update management on any deviations related to permit conditions or other environmental performance requirements. Seek continuous improvement in alignment with corporate and facility performance goals.
  • Assist with the review and oversight of new regulatory initiatives ensuring compliance with existing regulations. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS)

  • Education and Certifications:  Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Engineering, or related field, with a minimum of five (5) years of progressive experience in environmental project management.
  • Experience: Minimum of five (5) years of environmental permitting experience.
  • Skills:
    • Exceptional leadership, management, and administrative abilities.
    • In-depth knowledge of permitting and development aspects.
    • Exceptional written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills. 
    • Organized and able to manage multiple activities and programs timely and with a high degree of accuracy. 
    • Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills.
    • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision in a dynamic work environment. 
    • Strong and current knowledge of Federal, state, and local environmental laws, policies, and agencies.
    • Experienced with Microsoft Office Suite consisting of Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.
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