NEPA/Environmental Project Manager

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1,001-5,000 employees

Professional services for infrastructure development


Senior, Expert

Omaha, NE, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
  • 12+ years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field required. Master’s degree preferred
  • Professional certification strongly preferred
  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS), Certified Environmental Scientist (CES), Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP), or similar
  • Serve as Primary Author or Project Manager for all levels of NEPA documents and/or Planning studies
  • Lead client communication, scope development, contract management, and staff direction
  • Lead project level public outreach efforts, give presentations, and respond to feedback
  • Understand, interpret, and apply environmental and planning sector regulations at the federal, state, and local level
  • Review past and current planning and environmental documentation for relevant and applicable data
  • Collaborate with clients, subconsultants, agency representatives, the public, and other professionals to develop innovative solutions
  • Manage assigned projects by providing direct supervision and overall leadership
  • Develop project scope, schedule, and budget
  • Identify resources needed and delegate staff duties
  • Check and sign off on deliverables, review project-related correspondence, and verify invoices
  • Monitor staff hours, ensure compliance with procedures, and track lessons learned
  • Perform field or site visits, manage multi-disciplinary projects, and create project work plans
  • Identify business development opportunities, assist with marketing efforts, and maintain awareness of new technology
  • Challenge others to develop as leaders, seek leadership roles in professional organizations, and contribute to Professional Development Plans
  • Comply with project and company safety guidelines

At Benesch, employees have the opportunity to work at the forefront of infrastructure and community development, contributing directly to building and improving public sectors across a variety of markets. This firm is well-regarded for its commitment to providing top-tier professional services, creating a supportive environment where professionals thrive through engagement in significant projects. The firm's focus on diverse community initiatives and infrastructure projects offers a dynamic workplace that encourages growth and development in a pivotal industry.

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Chicago, Illinois



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