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Senior Environmental Project Manager - Pennsylvania


Percheron is seeking a talented Senior Project Manager to support our Environmental Department. Percheron Environmental specializing in natural and cultural resource serving the public and private sectors in conducting resource surveys to support obtaining permits and clearances from environmental resource and government agencies. We support overall environmental compliance during construction and following in-­‐service.

This position involves proposing on, developing, and managing projects of all types and sizes from start to completion as well as 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.

Oversee 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.

Assist with marketing and accomplishment of business development goals.

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

Assist with recruiting, 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 Master's degree is preferred.

A minimum of four to eight (4-8) years of experience in project management overseeing fieldwork and report completion, supervision and mentoring of professional and administrative staff, as well as scheduling and budgeting of projects required.

A minimum of seven (7) years of technical experience and increasing levels of responsibility in addition to project management experience.

Demonstrated business development success and consulting acumen, including substantial established credibility with federal and state reviewing agencies and clients, as well as success in proposal writing.

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

Demonstrated experience with federal agencies such as U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Environmental Protection Agency

Working knowledge of Northeast/Midwest energy markets including oil & gas, energy generation (wind/solar) and transmission markets preferred.

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

90% office environment; 10% 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.



Posted June 15, 2020

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