HNTB Environmental Compliance Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts
What We're Looking For
Develop plans and policies to meet with social economic, and physical needs of communities, including land use transportation planning, transit planning, environmental planning, development, public facilities, and parks and recreational facilities. Performs all aspects of planning assignments and may begin to focus expertise. Work emphasizes design and technical aspects of projects but may include limited task assignee duties and tasks associated with business development. May oversee the work of less experienced staff.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Construction oversight and review of contractor submittals to verify compliance with environmental permits and contract specifications.
Coordination with US Army Corps of Engineers, MassDEP and local Conservation Commissions on permit amendments/modifications and design change submittals during construction
Track numerous open tasks with quick turnaround times to help ensure construction progresses without impact to the construction schedule
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Master’s Degree in Planning or related field
2 years of related experience
LEED Accredited Professional
RLA, RA, PE registration or AICP, CEP certification
Experience with construction Health and Safety Plans with hazardous material safety experience preferred
Experience with the various environmental regulations including the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, 401 Water Quality Certification, Chapter 91, and the Massachusetts Contingency Plan.
What You'll Need
Analyzes the design plan and identifies deliverables.
Compiles and analyzes data associated with multi-disciplines and proposes technical solutions. Collects raw data, organizes, researches, and applies recognized tools of analysis to provide comprehensive review of the data.
Prepares graphics, technical reports, fee proposals, and responses to Request for Proposals for planning projects.
Assists in the creation and presentation of project presentation materials, concepts, graphics and reports to the client and community groups.
May attend project team meeting with some client interaction and project consultants. Responsible for documenting meeting minutes, correspondences, and other forms related to projects within scope.
Assists in directing small-scale planning projects and portions of larger projects from concept development through submission drawings.
Coordinates with sub-consultants and in-house personnel on a regular basis to complete assigned tasks. Some contact with clients.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Environmental Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, Engineering or related field and 2 years of relevant experience
Master's Degree Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Environmental Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, Engineering, or related field and 1 year of experience
Understands how to operate Microsoft Office Suite and client-specific programs with little guidance from more experienced staff.
Gains knowledge of environmental laws (i.e., NEPA, local, state, and federal) and ensures legal compliance when writing documents and working with the client, with guidance from more experienced staff.
Understands the scoping and budgeting process.
Prepares environmental review documents with guidance from more experienced staff.
Communicates effectively by developing and delivering communications that convey a clear understanding of the project needs as guided by the Task Lead or Project Manager.
Actively learns through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning opportunities.
Uses resiliency to rebound from setbacks and adversity when facing difficult situations.
Utilizes current technological innovations for completing more complex assignments.
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