Back to Search New Search

Senior Project Manager- Environmental Remediation

HDR, Inc. Albany, NY

Job Description



About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

Watch our About Us video

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

HDR is a global, employee-owned consulting firm with over 600 employees in the NY/NJ area, including offices in Albany and Syracuse. We have a unique opportunity for a Senior Project Manager with in depth experience and relationships with federal and state agencies in this region to expand HDR's capabilities and market share in environmental investigation and remediation by maximizing over $100 million in contact capacity. In this role, the Senior Project Manager will be a key leader in growing our practice in the area.

Primary ResponsibilitiesIn the role of Senior Project Manager, well count on you to:

  • Provide technical expertise at project level and assist with growing HDR's environmental remediation program through development of client relationships and identification of opportunities for expansion of our environmental services.
  • Help HDR to maximize business opportunities through mining of existing contracts with various agencies, including NYSDEC
  • Take responsibility for project management and staff management, as well as marketing, business development and client management
  • Work as a member of our environmental remediation section focused on NYSDEC Superfund work
  • Establish sequencing of environmental tasks/projects, from financial management through successful completion of the project, utilizing our technology, standards and project delivery practices
  • Conduct schematic design development and contract document work sessions at project sites in conjunction with Project Managers, Engineers and other disciplines, as necessary.
  • Coordinate workload with project team throughout entire project development to complete documents on schedule
  • Work with the Controller and Managing Principal for project reviews
  • Execute training for personnel as established by strategic plans
  • Supervise project staff and act as mentor for less-experienced Project Managers. Keyword(s) Senior Project Manager, Remediation Engineer, NYSDEC, job #145031, *LI-MP1





    Bachelors degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science or closely related field

  • At least 15 years experience in complex environmental remediation projects, with a particular focus on the NY state experience
  • Solid relationships with NYSDEC and a reputation for bringing in projects to exceed client expectations.
  • Self-starter with excellent writing and communication skills
  • Strong conceptual, organizational, problem-solving and research skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.

    Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

  • Job Details

    Date Posted June 28, 2017
    Date Closes June 28, 2018
    Requisition 145031
    Located In Albany, NY
    SOC Category 00-0000.00