Project Planner

Arcadis Phoenix , AZ 85002

Posted 5 months ago

Job Description:

ARCADIS is currently seeking an Environmental Planning/Permitting Professional to be located in Arizona to support our utility market sector clients on projects nation-wide.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Prepare technical analyses and documents, proposals and/or qualifications information.

  • Technical and financial management of environmental planning, permitting and compliance tasks and projects.

  • Work closely with client development teams to support winning new permitting and compliance opportunities.

  • Maintain an understanding of emerging regulations and industry requirements.

  • Provide research and project management support to meet time-sensitive deliverables

  • Help develop and implement strategies to minimize schedule disruptions & cost impacts to critical capital improvement projects

Desired Skills Include:

  • Understanding of local, state and federal permit threshold requirements

  • Problem solving skills, applied knowledge and technical expertise related to land use planning, local, state and federal permitting, and environmental rules and regulations will be important.

  • Have demonstrable writing and communications skills including the ability to communicate in a clear, accurate, and professional manner

  • Have strong organization skills

  • Ability to multi-task and work in fast paced and often changing project environment

  • Synthesis and summarization of technical documents

  • Team oriented, but ability to work independently and be self-directed given clear goals and objectives

  • Working knowledge of GIS and spatial data analysis techniques

  • This position will be a combination of office and field activities

Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science, planning, biology, hydrology, or related field.

  • Five to eight (8) years of experience in environmental planning and permitting for mining, power and transmission, oil and gas or other commercial markets.

  • Knowledge of state and federal permit requirements

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree

  • 10 years of experience including substantive project management

  • Experience with NEPA

  • Arid West wetland delineation and permitting experience

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