Requisition ID: R-00493
Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking an experienced Environmental Scientist/Project Manager in our Baton Rouge office. This position is responsible for managing a variety of environmental and energy projects. Our successful candidate must have a good understanding of the FERC process including experience managing pipeline and/or transmission projects.
Manage a variety of environmental and energy projects including onshore and offshore LNG and pipeline projects
Write and review permit applications and documents including EISs, EAs, and ERs in support of FERC and NEPA regulated projects
Coordinate and consult with Federal and State Agencies
Oversee staff performing environmental studies including wetlands delineations, cultural resource assessments, and T&E surveys
Oversee environmental regulatory compliance evaluations
Engage in public involvement/community outreach efforts
Generate leads, assess new markets, and develop new business opportunities through established contacts and networking
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Environmental Science, Planning, or a related discipline
10+ years of experience managing environmental or energy projects
Experience with FERC EAs/EIRs, NEPA analysis, and project permitting; experience with State of Louisiana permitting and federal permitting process for offshore energy and oil and gas projects a plus
Existing relationship with the New Orleans District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and State of Louisiana Agencies strongly preferred
Experience with public outreach and agency consultation; environmental consulting experience preferred
Knowledge of major federal statutes and implementing regulations, including CWA, ESA, NHPA, etc.
Excellent project management, leadership, technical writing, presentation and interpersonal communication skills
Strong organizational, analytical, and strategic planning skills with attention to detail and a high quality of work in a pressure environment
Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, disciplines, and experts including senior management, clients, and other departments
Ability to travel to support business needs
We are a global network of innovators and problem solvers, dedicated professionals and industry leaders in scientific, engineering, and planning disciplines working together with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to the leading environmental challenges of our time. E & E offers opportunities for growth in a team-oriented environment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided. Please view our website at www.ene.com to apply on-line. Local candidates preferred.