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Assistant Project Manager - Environmental

HDR, Inc. San Diego, CA

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.

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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.

Primary Responsibilities


The primary duties of the Assistant Project Manager/ Senior Environmental Planner entail day to day project management of CEQA and NEPA documentation, as well as regulatory permitting for a wide variety of projects in southern California. These projects primarily include supporting environmental clearance for a wide-range of projects, including but not limited to transportation, maritime, aviation, land development, renewable energy, water/wastewater and other utility improvements, and public facilities. The Assistant Project Manager/ Senior Environmental Planners responsibilities will include oversight, preparation, planning, and analysis/review of technical studies, CEQA and NEPA documents, regulatory permit applications and similar reports/documents. Work will be accomplished independently, with general oversight and issue resolution provided by HDR Environmental Business Class Leads, and through coordinating or supervising small to large technical and professional teams from local and regional offices, as well as outside subconsultants. Will be closely involved in public outreach/participation and multiple agency coordination. Will be responsible for project management, including developing and managing budgets, schedules, and quality of products.


Keywords: CEQA, NEPA, environmental, environmental planning, EIR, EIS 



Required Qualifications

Bachelors degree in environmental science/planning/engineering or related field. 10+ years of experience in complex environmental planning/compliance projects preferred. Demonstrated knowledge and management of NEPA and CEQA process. Experience managing large, complex EIR and/or EIS documents for transportation, maritime, aviation, land development, renewable energy, water/wastewater or other infrastructure projects. Technical expertise in the design, implementation, interpretation and presentation of data for environmental studies and investigations. Experience coordinating inter-disciplinary teams. Proficient with MS Office. Self starter with excellent writing and communication skills. Strong conceptual, organizational, problem solving and research abilities. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Staff management experience beneficial.


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 July 28, 2017
Date Closes July 28, 2018
Requisition 145833
Located In San diego, CA
SOC Category 00-0000.00