Job Title: *REMOTE* Senior Environmental Planner & Project Manager
Salary Range: $100,000 - $160,000
Job Type: Full-time
About Us: Our Client is a dynamic and forward-thinking environmental consulting firm dedicated to creating sustainable solutions for the challenges of today and tomorrow. We specialize in environmental impact assessment, environmental and transportation and land-use planning. Our team is passionate about protecting the environment while facilitating responsible development. We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Environmental Planner to join our team and play a key role in shaping the future of our projects.
Job Description: As a Senior Environmental Planner you will be a vital member of our team, contributing your expertise in CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act) writing and transportation planning to support our diverse range of projects. You will work closely with clients, government agencies, and internal teams to ensure compliance with environmental regulations and the development of sustainable transportation solutions.
- Lead and manage the CEQA process for various projects, including conducting environmental impact assessments, preparing and reviewing documents, and overseeing the public review and comment process.
- Utilize your transportation planning expertise to assess the environmental implications of transportation projects and develop strategies for mitigating their impacts.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify, evaluate, and implement innovative, sustainable transportation solutions.
- Provide expert guidance to clients and regulatory agencies, maintaining strong working relationships.
- Stay current with evolving environmental regulations and best practices, and ensure that our projects adhere to the latest industry standards.
- Mentor junior candidates and assist in marketing and business development
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Environmental Planning, Urban Planning, Environmental Science, or a related field.
- A minimum of 8 years of professional experience in environmental planning, with a strong emphasis on CEQA writing and transportation planning.
- Extensive knowledge of CEQA regulations and experience managing the CEQA process.
- Proficiency in transportation planning is a plus.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.
- A commitment to environmental sustainability and an understanding of the importance of responsible land use and transportation planning.
- Professional certification (AICP, CEP, or equivalent) is a plus.
- Experience working in a consulting or private-sector environment.
What We Offer:
- Employee-Owned firm with annual ESOP.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Opportunities for professional development and career growth.
- A collaborative and inclusive work environment.
- The chance to work on diverse and impactful projects that contribute to a more sustainable future.
How to Apply: If you are a dedicated and experienced Senior Environmental Planner with a passion for environmental protection and sustainable transportation planning, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume, a cover letter detailing your relevant experience, and any relevant work sample.
Our Client is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes candidates from all backgrounds to apply.