Environmental Specialist

Indianapolis, Indiana, US
Jul 10, 2021
Sep 02, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
RS&H is seeking an Environmental Specialist to join our Aviation Practice in Indianapolis, IN!

If you are looking to make an impact within an organization that is committed to you and bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation - apply today!

We are consistently ranked among the nation's top 100 design firms and have worked in over 50 countries across the globe.

Every day, we're working to shape the future.

This individual will be part of the Environmental Stewardship and Resiliency (ESR) Service Group providing environmental stewardship, sustainability and resilience planning, permitting, and consulting services to Aviation clients nationally. As a member of the ESR Service Group, this individual will help Aviation project managers and professionals identify and resolve environmental compliance challenges associated with large building and infrastructure programs as well as ongoing airport operations. Further, the individual will help identify and incorporate sustainability measures and approaches to make our projects more resilient to the ever changing conditions with which our nation's airports operate. The entry level staff position will provide direct support for activities related to ESR and project delivery to the practice firm-wide. The ideal candidate will have an interest in providing a broad array of aviation and private industry environmental compliance and planning services. Broad compliance knowledge and interests in water, stormwater, wetland and stream impacts, oil spill prevention and management, fuel management, hazardous and non-hazardous materials and waste management, and compliance management system and auditing programs desired. Interests in developing proactive environmental programs and plans including operational sustainability, restoration and long-term adaptation and resiliency.

  • Requires an accredited Bachelor's or Master's degree in environmental sciences or engineering or related field
  • Interest in preparing regulatory documents needed to meet federal and state-specific environmental laws and regulations and FAA orders associated with compliance with federal laws and regulations. Interest in preparing NEPA documentation for airport improvement projects a plus.
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is essential for use in completing assignments
  • Ability to work in an independent but collaborative team environment and be highly responsive to client deadlines.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Understanding of airport environment and associated operations
  • Certification by a professional society or a state regulatory board in the discipline of practice within 4 year is desired, if applicable. These certifications or registrations may include but are not limited to Certified Environmental Professional (C.E.P.), Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV SP), Certified Ecologist (C.E.), or registered Professional Engineer (PE - Civil/Environmental) or Professional Geologists (PG)

  • Holiday Pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401K
  • Medical and Dental
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Joining our Aviation team means an opportunity to explore your potential and apply your diverse skills to serve the large and small airports of the aviation industry as a trusted advisor. You can do this in a collaborative and team-oriented environment among other driven professionals. Service areas include airfields, buildings, facility planning, environmental planning, and environmental stewardship & resiliency. Join RS&H to define and master challenges, advance professionally, and build strong and lasting relationships.

RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space. We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation. With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation's top 100 design firms. We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.