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Michael Baker International

Environmental Planning Manager (NEPA)

Post Date:Dec 12, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:12/12/2018Salary:
Location:US-PA-Moon Job Reference:181657

Job Description:
Michael Baker International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and Consulting services dedicated to developing and implementing innovative solutions to the world’s infrastructure and environmental challenges. Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.
We create, integrate, visualize and communicate planning concepts as they move from the initial vision through implementation. Our planning professionals build strong client partnerships, working with residents, businesses, developers, educational and medical organizations, state and local governments, the military and other federal agencies to successfully plan the future of their communities or institutions. At Michael Baker International, we focus on people and places, improving communities and creating more sustainable, convenient, equitable, healthful, efficient, and attractive places.
This Environmental Technical Manager will join a collaboration of experienced planners, engineers, landscape architects, and project managers dedicated to having a positive impact through effective planning.  The ideal candidate will be driven, intellectually curious, committed to excellence, and demonstrate a desire to make a difference in the communities we serve.  The Environmental Technical Manager will provide technical guidance to and supervision to a variety of environmental documents for Federal, State, and Local Government Clients, as well as Private Sector Clients.
The Environmental Technical Manager will have several activities on any given day which include:
  • Supervising project teams; coordinating with and contributing to Michael Baker's planning, highway, structural, traffic divisions;
  • Coordinating subconsultants' activities; and conducting/preparing public meetings.
  • Ensuring compliance with policy, guidelines, and regulations in the preparation of comprehensive environmental documentation. This includes, but is not limited to: planning studies and Land Use Plans; NEPA documents (Environmental Impact Statements, Categorical Exclusion Evaluations, and Environmental Assessments); and
  • Public Involvement programs and implementation strategies, technical, environmental, and engineering studies such as feasibility studies, socioeconomic studies, cultural resource Consulting Party process, wetland delineations, farmland assessments, waste site evaluations, and threatened and endangered species studies and documentation.
  • Four-year degree in Environmental Management, Environmental Science, Planning, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, or related discipline
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in environmental projects
  • Develop and drive the implementation of the strategic business development plans to expand the firm’s environmental/regulatory footprint. This will include developing and capturing new market opportunities and expanding existing client relationships.
  • Knowledge of environmental principals, best practices, & techniques
  • Lead and support environmental and cultural resource staff
  • Organized, detail-oriented, and determined with a strong ability to build relationships. Extensive experience with developing NEPA documentation for federal and state regulations
  • Ability to conduct research and prepare statistical reports on land use, physical, social & economic possibilities, and constraints 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as strong analytical skills and the ability to work independently as well as in multi-disciplinary teams.
  • A desire to produce first-class work products is essential;
  • A demonstrated personal commitment to accuracy, quality, and timeliness.
  • Working knowledge of planning software programs, including Microsoft Office applications, Internet applications, and may include GIS mapping 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills for preparing and presenting planning reports and projects
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to work independently as well as in multi-disciplinary teams. 
  • Ability to accommodate moderate travel.

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