Project Manager - Environmental Planning

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Michael Baker International
San Diego County, California, US
Sep 12, 2021
Sep 21, 2021
Project Management
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
DESCRIPTION Michael Baker is seeking a Full Time Senior Environmental Project Manager specializing in environmental review under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). This position involves the preparation of environmental documentation for various types of projects. The Senior Environmental Project Manager will manage all aspects of environmental review including the preparation of environmental notices, CEQA documents, NEPA documents, and team coordination. The Senior Environmental Project Manager will provide all aspects of project management such as progress reports, cost tracking, meeting agendas and summaries. The position also requires assisting department managers with marketing, proposal preparation, and business development. Strong emphasis will be placed on CEQA experience, technical writing, business communications skills, quality of work, and the ability to successfully manage project budgets and schedules. Candidates for this position will be motivated self-starters who can work both independently, and as part of a team. The best part of being a Senior Environmental Project Manager at Michael Baker is that no two days will be the same. You will face different challenges every day as you manage and/or assist with complex environmental planning efforts. You will feel a sense of pride in knowing that you are helping Michael Baker International provide innovative solutions to environmental planning challenges, big and small, and making a difference for the clients and communities we serve. RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Managing the preparation of Initial Studies, EIRs, joint documents, and other CEQA/NEPA documents for clients;
  • Managing public agency clients, developing environmental compliance strategies, and making public presentations;
  • Team coordination, mentoring junior environmental professionals, and business development pursuits
  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Biology, Planning, Ecology or a related field is required (Masters degree is preferred)
  • 10 or more years of experience is preferred; AICP certification is preferred
  • Proven experience with project management, client relations, and business development
  • Able to build relationships with a wide variety of people is required
  • 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 is required
  • A desire to produce first-class work and the ability to quickly get up to speed on our policy, procedures and relevant software while acquiring an understanding of the company's service offerings, and the standards relevant to your projects is required