Environmental Scientists and Planners

Gannett Fleming, Inc.
New York, Iowa, US
Closing date
Dec 3, 2021

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Gannett Fleming's Environmental Management & Natural Resources Team is seeking highly motivated Environmental Scientists and Planners to provide technical expertise across a diverse client base for variety of assignments based out of our New York City, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Chicago offices. Depending on the applicant, we would consider other locations. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute technically to infrastructure projects requiring planning, environmental analysis, and documentation in accordance with NEPA, public involvement, and permitting.

The successful candidates will be responsible for assisting with the overall execution of projects in the public sector across a variety of markets and sectors. Specific focus consists of interpretation of federal, state and local agency regulations; planning and executing analysis of a wide range of environmental resources in both the natural and social environments; and preparation of work products including documents that meet the requirements of the NEPA, supporting technical reports, and permit applications.

Position Highlights:

Recognized industry leader: ENR top design firm

Stability: We were established in 1915!

Growth: 2,600 employees currently; on track to become a 4,000 person firm by 2025.

Work-Life Balance: You will be able to work remotely and take advantage of our flextime policy.

Mentorship: Work alongside national industry experts and mentor junior staff

Culture of Learning: 100% tuition reimbursement and access to our comprehensive Learning Network

Duties and responsibilities will include:

Assisting with projects requiring compliance with NEPA as well as everything under the NEPA "umbrella." This includes all facets of the natural and social environments.

Assisting with conducting field work and executing day to day activities of projects.

Assisting with environmental analysis for multi-discipline design projects for a variety of markets (e.g., transportation, water, and facilities).

Assisting with coordination with other internal design disciplines, subconsultants, subcontractors, and regulatory and resource agencies.

Assisting with a wide range of public engagement activities and meetings.

Assisting with business development and teaming for pursuits with public clients across a variety of markets and sectors. This includes marketing and preparing technical and cost proposals.

Assisting with project management duties, such as developing statements of services, cost proposals, and managing financial and other project records.


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in environmental or physical science, land use planning, environmental policy, or closely related field. A Master's degree is desired but not required.

Ability to obtain future professional certification such as AICP, CEP, ENV SP, and PWS.

5-7 years of experience and increasing responsibility in the AEC industry delivering consulting services for infrastructure projects.

Firm understanding of applicable federal and state environmental regulations.


At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.

We offer a comprehensive benefits program, which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, our tax-deferred 401 (K) savings plan, and the opportunity to incentive compensation for eligible positions. We are committed to your personal growth and professional development, so we offer tuition reimbursement, access to internal and external training programs and support active participation in professional organizations.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law.

Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local candidates will be given preference.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Location: New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; Baltimore, MD; Chicago, IL; Harrisburg, PA

Core Business Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Employment Status: Full-Time

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Salary Range: Salary dependent upon experience and geographic location

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