Senior Environmental Project Manager

HDR   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Business Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 265 days ago

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About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Senior Environmental Project Manager, we'll count on you to:

• Work as a member of our environmental sciences and planning section and regional environmental team

• Provide technical expertise at project level and assist with growing HDR’s environmental program through development of client relationships and identification of opportunities for expansion of our environmental services

• Take responsibility for project and staff management, as well as marketing, business development and client relations

• Establish sequencing of environmental tasks/projects, from financial management through successful completion of the project, utilizing our technology, standards and project delivery practices

• Plan, direct and monitor all aspects of large multidiscipline projects or medium-sized projects with high degree of technical complexity

• Produce high quality project deliverables and coordinate several projects concurrently

• Participate in schematic design reviews and work sessions at project sites in conjunction with Project Engineers, Project Architects and other disciplines

• Coordinate workload with project team throughout entire project development to complete documents on schedule

• Execute training for personnel as established by strategic plans

• Supervise large project staffs and act as mentor for less-experienced environmental staff

• Perform other duties as needed




Required Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science, Ecology or closely related field (Master's preferred)

• At least 10 years experience in environmental planning, impact assessment, environmental permitting and/or NEPA (or similar studies)

• Proven experience managing the environmental investigations, Section 10/404 permit coordination, impact evaluation, and mitigation planning activities for infrastructure projects

• Self-starter with excellent writing and communication skills

• Strong conceptual, organizational, problem-solving and research skills

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

• An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must


Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated knowledge of NEPA and the environmental process is strongly preferred
  • Experience working in Gulf Coast ecosystems
  • Experience managing EA/EIS projects
  • Demonstrated ability to manage financial and technical aspects of environmental projects and tasks
  • Excellent marketing and business development skills in addition to contacts/relationships
  • Experience managing multi-disciplinary teams to successfully complete environmental tasks
  • MSdegree in related field may be considered equivalent to up to 2 years of experience



At HDR, we know work isn’t only about who you work for; it’s also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way. #LI-ME1