AECOM Environmental Program Manager in Houston, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking an Oil & Gas (O&G) Environmental Senior Project and Program Manager specializing in the assessment and permitting of pipeline and midstream facilities, with a focus on FERC-regulated pipelines and liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities, for immediate employment within our Central Region. The primary work location is Houston, Texas, but may include coordination with 12 offices throughout the central region. The successful applicant will join a network of existing AECOM specialists across the US, and will have the resources of more than 3,500 regional staff available to assist in project delivery

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Biology, Environmental Planning or other related field

  • 10+ years full time work experience in the energy field, preferably within the Impact Assessment and Permitting (IAP), NEPA, natural resources management, water resources management, and/or cultural resources management consulting industry

  • Professional registration and/or certification, as applicable

  • Strong, current experience with major pipeline and integrated O&G companies providing IAP services, leading client engagement and development, and team building

  • Strong experience with selling, conducting, leading, and delivering environmental permitting services, including ability to manage projects, interdisciplinary teams, and workload, as well as interface with clients

  • Existing, mature and tested client relationships preferred with ability to market and win work successfully and effectively for the team, office and region as related to the O&G pipeline and midstream sector

  • Demonstrated proposal writing skills and successful pursuit of competitive bids

  • Knowledge of FERC requirements and related experience with preparing FERC Section 7(c) resource reports and pre-filing process, environmental permitting, NEPA, relevant environmental regulations and processes, and related environmental considerations

  • Experience with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Section 404/401 permitting processes and State NPDES requirements and permitting processes, including wetland/waters of the US permitting, mitigation, and restoration

  • Experience working in a fast-paced consulting environment, managing and mentoring staff

  • High degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently with limited supervision, as well as in a collaborative team environment

  • Demonstrated ability to manage projects to scope, schedule, and budget

  • Good working knowledge of word processing and integrated software applications, including MS Word, Excel, and Power Point

  • Organizational management skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work

  • Position requires that the candidate must be able to travel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in relevant field

  • 15+ years full time work experience in related field, preferably within the IAP, NEPA, natural resources management, water resources management, and/or cultural resources management consulting industry

  • Experience managing and mentoring a project managers to coordinate an integrated and collaborative team sales and marketing approach

  • MS Project experience

  • Possession of any of the following certification(s): PMP, PWS, PE, etc.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187614BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.