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Environmental Project Manager

Albuquerque NM

With more than 8500 people across five continents and the Pacific region, GHD is one of the world’s leading engineering, environmental and construction services companies. Committed to the success of our clients and the communities in which we operate, we have an ongoing requirement for high caliber professionals to join our connected global network.

We are looking for an Environmental Project Manager to support our operations in the Permian and Delaware Basins in New Mexico and Texas. The candidate should possess an environmental background, and is commercially astute, and comfortable dealing at all levels within a client organization. You will have the opportunity to manage a variety of air, soil, emergency response, and groundwater assessment and remediation compliance projects. This position is an integral part of our environmental services group and requires a diverse array of planning and implementation responsibilities in order to accomplish the objectives of the team. This is an opportunity to leverage your knowledge and be involved in environmental projects that will offer an opportunity to provide technical solutions. The location of this individual is flexible, however the Albuquerque, Artesia, Carlsbad or Hobbs, New Mexico areas are preferred.

We are seeking self-motivated and active networkers who value building credible relationships with clients and the community. You will need to be flexible in your approach to challenges, and have a strong ability to think laterally in delivering technical project solutions.

We offer a professional, friendly and collaborative work environment based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity. We also provide professional development through the GHD Business School.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

Perform a variety of duties for groundwater and remediation projects to include but not limited to: management, investigation, remediation and monitoring of environmental projects

Manage and coordinate emergency response field efforts

Plan and implement environmental field work such as monitoring well installation, groundwater monitoring and due diligence assessments

Prepare routine correspondence, data reports, standardized documents and work plans for internal and client review

Oversight of contractors and field staff

Coordinate multiple projects and interface with clients, government agencies and other GHD offices

Having relationships with Upstream and Midstream Companies would be a plus


Skills, Competencies, Qualifications:

B.S. degree in Environmental Geology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science or a related field of study

5-10 years of previous project management experience including emergency response management, due diligence, compliance related services, investigation, remediation and monitoring of environmental projects

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Knowledge of environmental regulations and experience working with the regulatory agencies in New Mexico and Texas. Other states would be a plus

OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER certification

Experience in site investigations and remediation preferred

Strong problem solving abilities and aptitude

Ability to effectively communicate with other technical professionals, clients, and regulatory officials is a must

Positive attitude, very strong interpersonal skills

Willingness to travel (70% office, 30% field)

Self-starter, flexible team player, willing/able to work on a wide variety of tasks

Location is flexible based upon qualifications


As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.


To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter online:



No phone calls please and no third party firms. This position does not offer visa sponsorship.

Posted August 9, 2018

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