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Environmental Planner

Meridan ID

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environmental Planner for immediate employment for the Meridian, ID office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.


The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

Analyze environmental impacts from project activities and develop written descriptions of impacts for environmental documents, with specific focus on land use, recreation, socioeconomics, environmental justice, transportation, or other social science resource areas

Assist on a variety of environmental studies for land use planning and infrastructure projects including mining, transportation, power, and development-related projects in Idaho and the Pacific Northwest

Plan/coordinate public meetings and other public outreach and engagement tasks, including travel logistics, project newsletters, notices, public announcements, and related materials

Support environmental planning practice on proposals by researching requirements and assessing efforts required for development of environmental documentation and permitting

Coordinate interdisciplinary teams through analysis of environmental impacts from project activities and develop written descriptions of impacts for environmental documents

Coordinate efforts of planning staff and technical subject matter experts, editing, GIS to adhere to scope, schedule, and budget on preparation of environmental assessments and environmental impact statements in compliance with NEPA and/or other regulatory requirements

Contribute to business development activities, including client relations and proposal development for new project work


Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences or related field

5+ years' experience successfully supporting environmental impact analysis documents and associated technical studies

Experience preparing environmental documents associated with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) specifically

Understanding of the environmental regulatory framework for Idaho and the Pacific Northwest, including applicable state and federal laws

Strong research and analytical abilities

Strong written and oral communication skills, including the editing, oversight, or preparation of technical reports

Ability to work on several projects or issues simultaneously


Preferred Qualifications

Background working with Idaho Department of Transportation and/or federal government agencies, particularly US Forest Service, US Army Corps of Engineers, or Bureau of Land Management on environmental documents and permits

Familiarity with public outreach processes and complex Project Records

Experience working as consultant


Apply: https://www.aecom.com/careers/

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Posted July 31, 2018

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