Environmental Project Manager

Environmental Design & Research, Landscape Architecture, Engineering & Environmental Services, D.P.C. (EDR) is seeking versatile, team-oriented Project Managers to join our Environmental Services Group. Qualified Environmental Project Manager candidates will have 5 to 10 years of experience in environmental resource studies, impact analysis, and permitting with strong writing, verbal communication, and problem-solving skills. This position requires successful experience preparing various permitting documents associated with multiple regulatory requirements, such as the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the New York State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA), Article VII and Article 10 of the New York Public Service Law, Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) rules, and state and federal wetland regulations. Requires a minimum BS/BA degree in environmental science, natural resources, biology, ecology, or related field. Preference will be given to candidates with renewable energy (solar/wind) generation and energy transmission experience, and expertise in wildlife biology, natural resources, and/or wetland delineation and permitting.

This position represents a career opportunity with one of the leading environmental permitting consultants for renewable energy projects in the Eastern United States. Significant milestones in our portfolio include the first Article 10 Application submitted for an energy generation project in New York (Cassadaga Wind), the largest proposed utility-scale solar project in Maryland (Great Bay Solar), the first wind energy project built in New York (Madison), the first wind and solar energy projects approved in Ohio (Buckeye Wind and Hillcrest Solar), the first approved off-shore wind project (Cape Wind), the first operating offshore wind project in the United States (Block Island), the first proposed offshore wind project in the Great Lakes (Project Icebreaker), the largest wind energy project in the Northeast (Maple Ridge), and the first wind energy project proposed on National Forest Service Lands (Deerfield Wind).  Our experience on these projects, along with many other ongoing/active projects, incorporates all aspects of environmental impact analysis and permitting, including preparation of environmental impact statements and siting board applications in addition to multiple support studies and permit applications.

EDR is a multi-disciplinary environmental consulting and design firm that has been in business for over 40 years. EDR’s staff includes a diverse group of environmental professionals that includes ecologists, botanists, wetland specialists, wildlife biologists, GIS specialists, archaeologists, historians, visualization specialists, planners, landscape architects, and civil engineers.  Come join our team, work on interesting and challenging projects, and collaborate with our talented group of environmental professionals!

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and letter of interest to [email protected] or in writing to: