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Environmental Planner 5

Chambers Group, Inc.
San Diego County, California, US
Closing date
Dec 9, 2021

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Academic / Research, Consultancy/Private Sector
Conservation science
Salary Type
Employment Type
Full time
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Job Description
Location: San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County

Position Summary

We have an immediate need for a Environmental Planner 5, with 10+ years of experience in environmental consulting project and preparing and managing NEPA and CEQA documents. Preparation of proposals for competitive and sole-source clients, development of new clients, and coordination with internal project managers and staff.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Demonstrated ability to manage large projects (complex, multidisciplinary projects; EIS/EIR/PEA/AFC) on time and within budget. Focus on renewable energy projects preferred.
  • Demonstrates extensive experience providing guidance to clients and team members with federal and state regulations, including CEQA/NEPA, Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, and Endangered Species acts.
  • Provides technical training and supervision to staff.
  • Provides a high-level of quality control.
  • Demonstrates experience managing MSAs, including administrative duties, such as staffing, scheduling, budgeting and allocating resources to meet project requirements.
  • Develops proposals; serves as proposal manager; manages preparation of proposals for complex projects, including development of budgets and schedules.
  • Acts as Project Manager to define and oversee work plan for projects under his/her supervision.
  • Coordinates project tasks to meet cost and schedule objectives and is responsible for project performance to meet client and company objectives.
  • Serves as primary client contact on multiple projects under his/her supervision.
  • Serves as technical lead on designated projects.
  • Provides input to Manager/Director to assure the proper utilization and scheduling of staff and advises of project status.
  • Assists with technical review/guidance for departmental staff members.
  • Responsible for new bookings with existing and new clients.

Desired Skill and Expertise:
  • Demonstrates initiative, independent thinking and good problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member, and exemplary work habits, especially related to safety, common sense, punctuality, and adaptability.
  • Implements project health and safety standards
  • Contributes to Department and Company Objectives and Key Results.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Computer/technology skills, with working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilize critical thinking; a flexible approach to problem solving; excellent interpersonal communication (oral and written), planning, and organizational skills; problem solving; research capabilities and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated public speaking/presentation skills preferred.
  • Assists with quality control.

Education and Experience:
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in technical discipline required.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree - in Environmental Planning, Environmental Studies, Geography or a closely related field, advanced degree may substitute for years of experience.

The position is Full-Time with benefits.

  • Competitive Salary
  • ESOP Plan
  • Medical Plans (HMO, PPO), Dental, & Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Employee Assistant Program (EAP)
  • Vacation & Sick Time, Holidays
  • 401K
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Benefit Options

Chambers Group Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and we value inclusion and diversity. EOE-Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity. Chambers Group Inc. will make employment decisions in a non-discriminatory manner.
Company DescriptionChambers Group, Inc. is an employee owned environmental consulting firm located in Southern California. We deliver scientific objectivity, environmental expertise, and defensible technical documentation that assist clients in meeting compliance requirements of federal, state, and local regulatory agencies.

Something interesting is always going on at Chambers Group and you can be part of it. We want the best and brightest to join our team - people with talent, passion, and commitment who bring new ideas, creativity, and energy. You will find variety, challenges, growth opportunities, and a chance to shine. The dynamic environment at Chambers Group is based on fast growth which will challenge you to raise the bar. A diverse workplace enables us to attract the best talent and foster innovation. We invite you to visit for more information.
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