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Environmental Project Manager - New Mexico

Remotely NM

Req #261


Percheron is seeking a talented Project Manager to support our Environmental Services department. This position will primarily support Percheron’s projects in the State of New Mexico and must have specific experience as listed below. Percheron serves the public and private sectors in obtaining environmental permits for capital construction projects as well as assisting project proponents with overall environmental compliance during construction and following in-service. Percheron focuses on conducting resource surveys to support obtaining permits and clearances from environmental resource and government agencies. Percheron specializes in natural and cultural resource compliance.

This position involves assisting in proposing on, developing, and managing projects of all types and sizes from start to completion as well as assisting marketing and business development responsibilities.

Percheron provides flexibility to work remotely.


Key Responsibilities

Maintain knowledge of relevant environmental regulations include Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, National Environmental Policy Act.

Assist and participate in all aspects projects, including proposal development and contracting, staff management, fieldwork, and deliverables, bringing projects in on schedule and within budget.

Oversee processing of post-­‐field data, and overseeing development of map figures, data tables, and illustrations for technical reports.

Serve as lead author on technical reports, management plans, and other technical documents.

Effectively and efficiently manage field, office and administrative staff to complete projects on time and within budget.

Foster and maintain good working relationships with state and federal agency staff, private sector clients, and other industry professionals.

Assist with training and mentoring staff.


Experience and Qualifications

A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Geology, Environmental Planning or other science related field.

A minimum of four to six (4-6) years of technical experience with a minimum of one to three (1-3) years in increasing levels of responsibility in management duties including supervising and providing leadership for other professionals required.

Demonstrated knowledge and project experience with the State of New Mexico’s Oil Conservation Division.

Demonstrated experience with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management in the State of New Mexico.

Demonstrated expertise in environmental federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

Ability to manage multiple complex projects and programs, in diverse settings and with changing requirements.

Ability to work unsupervised, functioning as an effective, self-­‐motivated, and highly capable individual.

Familiarity with GPS devices and digital data collection.

Team-­‐orientated attitude with strong leadership and mentoring skills.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Current valid Driver’s License required.


Working Conditions

75% office environment; 25% field environment

Ability to drive personal auto to and from client and/or landowner locations is required.

Ability to travel up to 20% per year, as directed by Region/General Manager or client request.


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Posted January 9, 2020

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