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Environmental and Sustainability Compliance Project Manager

Washington DC or Arlington VA

Position Description

Advance your career with a growing team of engineering and science professionals that are dedicated to improving the environmental performance of our federal government clients. This position covers a diverse array of environmental and sustainability projects, and your time will be split among client sites in Washington, DC, and Arlington, VA, and ERG offices in northern Virginia. Opportunities may include the following types of work:

Participate as part of a team to conduct multimedia (e.g., air, water, waste) environmental compliance inspections of federal facilities.

Implement stormwater management programs, such as writing/reviewing MS4 applications/permits and inspecting sites.

Update permits for and monitor compliance of industrial wastewater discharges (NPDES and pre-treatment).

Support air emissions permit development and compliance, including Title V permits.

Ensure compliance with underground and aboveground petroleum storage tank regulations.

Write plans such as Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP); Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans; and Virginia Oil Discharge Contingency Plans (ODCP).

Support ozone-depleting substance management and reduction programs.

Review building designs and write/review specifications to ensure construction and renovation projects comply with environmental and sustainability requirements.



5 to 10 years of experience with environmental compliance. Prefer experience with federal, MD, VA, and DC environmental laws and regulations, such as Clean Water Act (CWA), Clean Air Act (CAA), Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

Bachelor's degree. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Prefer engineering or science degrees in a related discipline.

Strong verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to present project findings to client and internal stakeholders.

Strong time management skills, and the ability to manage multiple projects and small teams and meet tight deadlines.

Excellent attention to detail and critical thinking, and the ability to develop quality client-ready deliverables.

Team player and motivator with the ability to foster cooperation.

Ability to obtain a Department of Defense security clearance.


ERG (www.erg.com) is a well-respected consulting firm providing a wide range of support to federal, state, and commercial clients. ERG offers multidisciplinary teams with nationally recognized skills in engineering, science, information technology, and communications. We hire people with the best minds and provide them with a vibrant and flexible environment in which to develop their careers. The successful candidate will be joining a growing team of engineering and science professionals that focus on quality work and fostering collaborative, long-term relationships. ERG has provided science and engineering support to many of its federal clients for nearly 20 years.


ERG offers excellent benefits, including health and dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability, educational benefits, flexible spending accounts, a generous 401(k) plan, profit sharing, an employee assistance program, paid vacation and holidays, sick leave, and more. Salary will be commensurate with experience. ERG is willing to provide assistance with relocation expenses.



Posted October 28, 2019

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