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
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
10 years of experience including substantive project management
Experience with NEPA
Arid West wetland delineation and permitting experience