NEPA Project Manager

Swca Inc Phoenix, AZ
About the opportunity

SWCA Environmental Consultants has an exciting opportunity for a NEPA Project Manager / Environmental Planner with experience assisting applicants and federal agencies in managing the preparation of environmental documents across the company. This is a regular, salaried position based in our Phoenix office for someone looking for a great, career growth opportunity to join SWCA's expanding practice.

What you will accomplish

* The role will serve as a Project Manager having the responsibility to coordinate and/or assist in the preparation of NEPA documents for a variety of fedeal agencies.

* You will lead the marketing efforts in Arizona to include business development, client outreach, preparing proposals, and conducting interviews and presentations.

* Write various sections of environmental documents and review and edit other sections prepared by technical specialists.

* Provide advice and guidance on complex federal regulatory issues for projects across Arizona.

* Ensure project quality, scheduling, and budget objectives are clear and met.

* Take initiative, resolve problems, and identify improved procedures to assure client needs are met effectively

* Work closely with project managers, directors, and principals throughout the company to promote SWCA's business interests in adherences to its mission, vision, and values.

* Willingness to learn, have fun, and grow into increased management and leadership responsibilitie.

Experience and qualifications for success

* Bachelor's degree in environmental planning, environmental science, or a related field. Master's degree a plus.

* At least five (5) years of progressively responsible and applicable experience preparing NEPA documents.

* Working knowledge of NEPA other state and federal environmental laws and regulations.

* Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

* Strong analytical skills with the ability to take a logical approach to tasks.

* Demonstrated organizational, analytical, and document management skills with the ability to work in a team environment with strong multi-tasking skills able to work on more than one project at a time, meeting tight deadlines.

* Clean driving record required.

* Ability to travel as needed for projects throughout Arizona and the southwest.

Preferred qualifications:

* Experience working with local, state and federal agencies in Arizona.

* Business development experience in a lead or support role.

* Working knowledge of Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, National Historic Preservation Act, and other federal regulations.

SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record's Top 200 Environmental Firms.

If you would like to contact SWCA regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the online application process due to a disability, please email accommodations@swca.com or call 800-828-8517. This contact information is for disability accommodation requests only. All other inquiries will not receive a response.

EOE - women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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