ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECT MANAGER


Fitzgerald & Halliday, Inc. (FHI) is a team of planners, scientists, engineers, designers, GIS analysts, and administrative personnel dedicated to providing environmental services, mobility planning, community planning, and public involvement services. Now in our 32nd year, and spanning multiple offices in exciting urban centers, we lead and partner on innovative projects across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. FHI’s core values guide all we do. We combine our technical planning skills with customized, highly responsive client services. Our staff share a passion, energy, and commitment to improving our communities.  

FHI provides environmental planning, sustainability, resiliency, environmental permitting, and environmental documentation services to state departments of transportation, development agencies, municipalities, airports and other entities. With a focus on strategic planning and supporting technical analysis, FHI helps clients meet regulatory requirements and identify and achieve their project goals.

FHI is seeking an experienced Project Manager for our Environmental Services team. This position will be located in our New York City office. For this position, FHI is seeking someone with 10 years minimum experience with a proven record of leading environmental documentation and permitting projects throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, including NEPA, SEQRA and CEQR compliance. Candidates for this position should demonstrate their ability to lead project teams, supervise and develop staff, provide excellent client service with innovative and strategic solutions, and conduct business development. In addition, candidates must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage project teams and technical sub-consultants
  • Coordinate with clients
  • Prepare NEPA, SEQRA and CEQR documentation
  • Guide permitting efforts
  • Develop project scopes of work, fee estimates, and schedules
  • Plan and participate in stakeholder meetings, public workshops, and public hearings
  • Conduct technical analysis and write reports
  • Provide quality assurance and control 
  • Help grow FHI’s Environmental Service Line through identifying and pursuing new business opportunities

Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience leading complex environmental compliance and permitting efforts
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Leadership and mentoring skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Highly organized
  • Attention to detail
  • Capable of coordinating and performing multiple tasks
  • Experience with stakeholder facilitation, public presentations, and public hearings
  • Ability to problem solve and think creatively
  • Ability to travel on project-related business
  • Ability to work independently

Qualifications:

  • B.S./B.A. in urban planning, environmental planning, environmental science, or a related field
  • 10+ years of experience in environmental consulting or related field
  • Writing samples and references will be required 

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual who welcomes working in a collaborative environment. FHI is proud to offer rewarding professional experiences with opportunities for professional development. Salary commensurate with experience.

Send resume to environmental@fhiplan.com or Claudia Massie, 416 Asylum Street, Hartford, CT  06103.  Fitzgerald & Halliday, Inc. is an EEO/AA /VEV/Disabled employer.