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Environmental Compliance Specialist

Charleston SC

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.


Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for an Environmental Compliance Specialist to join our team in Charleston, SC. In this role, we'll count on you to

• Provide technical expertise in NEPA, permitting, and related environmental services during construction phase at project level.

• Assist with maintaining and growing HDR’s environmental compliance program through development of client relationships and identification of opportunities for expansion of our environmental services

• Manage and deliver several projects concurrently.

• Establish client relations and support marketing, contractual, design and production meetings as needed


Required Qualifications

BS/MS degree in Environmental Sciences (or related field) required

6+ years technical and or field experience completing environmental reviews, preparing environmental documentation and environmental permits.

Proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel) and GIS, familiarity with Microstation/AutoCad

Strong environmental writing and communication skills including comfort with public speaking a must

Strong conceptual, organizational, problem solving and research abilities required

Must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team, the ability to make most decisions independently without input from senior management, and the ability to interact with clients or client designees


Preferred Qualifications

Proficiency with providing environmental compliance services within the industry, specifically in the transportation market

Demonstrated knowledge of USACE/FHWA/FTA/FRA/FAA NEPA and state (SCDOT, DHEC, OCRM) environmental processes

Experience managing linear infrastructure projects within the transportation industry and/or other public sector arenas

Local candidates are preferred



At HDR, we know work isn’t only about who you work for; it’s also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.


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

Posted September 10, 2018

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