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Title: Environmental Scientist
Company: Lotus Environmental Consulting, LLC
Job Location: Wayne, PA
Requirements: Lotus Environmental Consulting is seeking a mid-level Environmental Scientist for the Wayne, Pennsylvania office. Work will include technical activities related to wetland delineations, National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documentation, and PADEP Chapter 105 permit preparation. Duties may include conducting field work, report writing, schedule management, and mapping. Conducting field work in all types of weather and terrain conditions as well as overnight travel will be required.

The candidate should have a B.S. degree in Biology, Environmental Science, or related discipline and a between 4-6 years of experience preferably in the transportation industry. The position will require assisting field teams and providing oversight/guidance to Entry-level Environmental Scientists during field work. The position will require excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to work in a team environment. Candidates for this position should have experience in more than one of the following subject matters: NEPA documents, natural resources studies (wetlands, streams, and wildlife habitat surveys) and PADEP Chapter 105 permits and NPDES permits. GIS capabilities are a plus.

This is a full-time position, with benefits. The associated salary is commensurate with experience. Lotus is an equal employment opportunity and equal professional advancement employer. Employment decisions at Lotus are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. It is our policy that Lotus does not discriminate in employment opportunities based on race, religion, color, sex, age, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, sexual preference/orientation or veteran status regarding any position or employment for which the applicant or employee is qualified.

Job Type: Full-time

Posted: 4/18/2018

Title: Managing Director
Company: Environmental Strategy Consultants, Inc.
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
Requirements: Overview

Environmental Strategy Consultants (ESC) has an outstanding opportunity for an Environmental Professional looking to expand their management experience. We are seeking a Managing Director to oversee the day-to-day operations of our company located in the heart of downtown Philadelphia. This is a new position created to build on our 30+ years of success.

This is a unique career option for an experienced environmental manager seeking a new leadership path and an opportunity to apply his / her business skills. While prior consulting experience is desired, we welcome entrepreneurial individuals from the industrial sector who want a career change from “being overhead” to driving profitability on the revenue side of business. The Managing Director will work with the CEO to set and meet the company’s financial goals.

We understand that our company is our people and our success is rooted in their professional development. We take pride in our individual mentoring programs, diverse, flexible and supportive work environment, and our investment in our staff’s individual growth. We foster a culture that builds relationships of integrity and respect, with each other and with our clients. We are a small firm where everyone counts, and each employee can really make a difference.

This position will be responsible for leading the office and technical staff in client deliverables as well as expanding the client base and current client engagements through business development. The successful candidate will be a technical expert in an environmental compliance discipline such as Air Permitting.

Job Responsibilities:

The Managing Director’s responsibilities fall under three basic areas: day-to-day oversight of operations, project delivery to assure that Work Product meets ESC Standards, and business development activities:

  • Help drive the financial success of the company
    • Meet topline revenue goals
    • Maintenance of healthy Gross and Net Profits Margins (resource management: employees, equipment, subcontractors, etc.)
  • Lead and motivate an interdisciplinary team of managers, scientists, and technical specialists
    • Mentor/develop employees
    • Set goals and conduct performance reviews
    • Maintain staff billability levels
  • Talent Acquisition
    • Determine gaps in talent
    • Post, interview and hire
    • Identify, On-board, integrate and develop
  • Direct Client Project Work
    • Project development, initiation, planning, execution and closeout
    • Project execution and control
    • Project closeout oversight

Candidates who meet the following requirements will be considered:

  • 20-25 years in the environmental profession – progressive increase in responsibility
    • Experience expertise in Petro-Chemical, Petroleum Distribution, Energy, Utilities, Chemical, General Manufacturing, or Healthcare sectors
    • Some consulting experience preferred
  • 7-10 years of proven leadership / managerial experience
  • Prior experience managing some level of P&L or financial responsibility
  • Prefer prior experience build company / office / region
  • Technical expertise in an environmental discipline and an established network in the industry
    • Chemical, Civil or Environmental Engineering
    • Air Permitting Expert
  • Success with Business Development & Client Relationship Building
  • A minimum of a BS in engineering, environmental, or an applied science
    • PE wanted
    • MS desired
  • Excellent communication skills (presenting and writing)

We are offering:

  • A full-time position with an annual salary between $125K – $140k
  • Performance Bonus Program
  • Full Benefits
    • Medical and dental insurance
    • Paid vacation, holiday and sick time
    • IRA with 3% company matching
    • Long and short-term disability insurance
    • Professional development and training
    • Casual and flexible work environment
  • Signing Bonus at after 6-months

Environmental Strategy Consultants, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people of diverse backgrounds to apply.

Posted: 4/11/2018

Title: Environmental Scientist
Company: Environmental Strategy Consultants, Inc.
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
Requirements: Overview

Environmental Strategy Consultants, Inc (www.envirostrat.com) is hiring an Environmental Engineer/Scientist with strong expertise in compliance management and permitting. Join our team of environmental consultants and become a trusted advisor for our regular client base including manufacturers, chemical manufacturers and distributors, and power plants. Work in our conveniently located downtown Philadelphia office. Report to the President and Owner, and contribute to the success and growth of our company.

We are looking for an Environmental Professional with 3-7 years of experience in environmental consulting with a focus on permitting and compliance. Work autonomously, with minimal oversight, and develop new project areas of concentration. Work with senior staff from client companies providing expertise, permitting, reporting and agency filings. Create strong customer relationships, build opportunities for cross selling other products and services and manage all aspects of the projects.

The successful candidate will have a depth of knowledge that includes technical expertise, and knowledge of both local and federal regulations and the permitting processes. The successful candidate can demonstrate strong customer facing communications skills and a commitment to excellence.

To the qualified candidate we offer:

  • Base salary and bonus structure. Competitive Compensation commensurate with experience.
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick days
  • IRA with company matching
  • Long and short term disability insurance
  • Paid training and conferences

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Managing projects completely including clients, staff, subcontractors and budgets
  • Managing agency communications, permitting, and filings on behalf of our clients
  • Providing recommendations and action steps for clients
  • Overseeing and creating deliverables for clients
  • Participation in building the business plan for growth of the company

The Qualified candidate brings:

  • Track record of strong client relationships and successful client satisfaction
  • A consulting background
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Expertise in compliance management

Requirements:

  • 3-7 years of environmental/engineering consulting experience
  • BS in related Engineering specialty or Environmental Sciences; MS preferred
  • Strong technical writing skills and verbal communications skills
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office, project management software a plus and experience using agency online systems when applicable

Environmental Strategy Consultants, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people of diverse backgrounds to apply.

Posted: 4/11/2018

Title: Mid-Level Environmental Scientist
Company: Pennoni
Job Location: Mechanicsburg, PA
Requirements: Overview

Pennoni Associates, established in 1966, is a multi-discipline engineering and design consulting firm that provides personalized services and solutions to meet the needs of our diverse clients. Pennoni provides services to local, state, and federal government clients, private, commercial, industrial, and construction clients as well as to other professional firms.

Job Description

Pennoni Associates, a leading engineering and design consulting firm, is seeking a mid-level Environmental Scientist to join the Environmental Division in our Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania office. The successful candidate will be responsible for working under the supervision of Project and Senior staff, in performing various environmental investigations for a variety of public and private sector clients. Duties may include conducting field work, report writing, client interaction, as well as budget and schedule management. Conducting field work in all types of weather and terrain conditions, as well as overnight travel will be required.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Threatened and Endangered Species investigations
  • State and Federal permitting
  • Conduct Phase I, II, and III Environmental Site Assessments
  • Preparation of NEPA Clearance Documents
  • Collection and interpretation of field data
  • Report writing
  • Meet project schedules, budgets, and deliverables.
  • Field and office support to other environmental and engineering staff, as required

Why Work With Us?

Pennoni Associates Inc., an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. According to the results of the surveys, Pennoni has built a great workplace where its employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do. Our excellent work relationships are strengthened because of our unique ability to anticipate and exceed expectations of our clients by using multi-disciplined engineering, ensuring the continued success of their projects and our firm.

Posted: 4/3/2018

Title: Environmental Scientist
Company: McCormick Taylor
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
Requirements: Overview

McCormick Taylor’s Philadelphia, PA office is actively seeking a mid-level Environmental Scientist for immediate employment. The candidate will be responsible for providing regulatory and permitting compliance for transportation (roadway, transit) projects for local, state, and federal clients primarily located in eastern PA and DE. Knowledge of NEPA compliance and documentation, and experience with wetland field work and delineations preferred. Activities include, but are not limited to, environmental assessment studies for permitting, wetland/stream delineations, watershed assessments, water quality permitting, compliance monitoring, and preparation of Categorical Exclusion Evaluations (CEE). Permitting experience is a plus.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct delineations of Waters of the U.S. (including wetlands) in accordance with current regulatory requirements and guidelines, prepare supporting documentation, and conduct JDs.
  • Conduct Phase I Bog turtle studies.
  • Experience/Familiarity with endangered species studies.
  • Assist with compilation of various CEE documents for multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Assist with environmental permitting processes and agency permit applications including but not limited to wetland/waterway permitting and the Endangered Species Act (federal and state).
  • Conduct environmental compliance inspections on active construction projects and experience with Erosion and Sediment Control Practices.
  • Conduct stream, wetland, and wildlife habitat assessments.
  • Monitor and write reports for wetland mitigation projects.
  • Utilize GPS, ArcGIS, and Microsoft office for project data collection, analysis, and reporting.
  • Ability to travel and conduct field work.
  • Demonstrate environmental writing and communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate and lead teams.
  • Candidate must be detail oriented and have the ability to work independently

Qualifications

  • BS/MS degree in Environmental Sciences or related field
  • 6-8 years of technical and field experience in wetland delineation and other natural resource surveys, environmental data collection, compliance monitoring and environmental permitting
Posted: 3/28/2018