Company: Wood
Skills: Technical Manager, Environmental Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for a Senior Project Manager to work in our St. Louis, Missouri office. You will be responsible for business development, client management, leading a team of NEPA specialists, and project and technical management aspects from execution to completion. Potential projects include (but are not limited to) NEPA environmental assessments, environmental impact statements and related technical studies, and similar impact assessment documentation. This is a position which will appeal to individuals with experience in impact studies pursuant to NEPA, business development, and interest in working with a professional team of environmental/natural resources scientists and planners.

The successful candidate will demonstrate experience in directing the technical and administrative aspects of complex environmental studies. They will be responsible for coordinating schedules, providing technical QA, implementing program policy and problem resolution to assure project completions on time and within budget. Flexibility and willingness to work as part of an in interdisciplinary team is a must. Key responsibilities include the following
  • Planning and directing preparation of NEPA documents, technical studies, and other similar reports/documents
  • Performing complex assignments, making independent decisions on problems and methods
  • Management of multi-disciplinary teams for impact assessment
  • Directing work of others in completion of required studies, documents, and reports
  • Demonstrating public participation, agency coordination, planning, and programming experience
  • Develop project scopes of work, fee estimates and schedules
  • Experience analyzing written, edited, and organized material from diverse sources and then preparing clear, concise, understandable documents for public review
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Execution of defensible environmental impact statements and environmental assessments or other similar documents
  • Internal and external coordination and outreach to facilitate growth of our existing client base

Skills / Qualifications

  • 7 years of relevant experience
  • BA/BS in natural resources, environmental science, planning, or related degree;
  • Exceptional writing and communication skills, strategic thinking, negotiation, and presentation skills;
  • Command of NEPA and its implementing regulations
  • Advanced professional experience in developing and writing defensible NEPA documents
  • Experience leading professional NEPA teams is desirable
  • Demonstrated experience in development of successful proposals
  • Proven experience in business development for environmental impact assessment and permitting projects, with the ability to contribute to new sales;
  • Valid driver's license and ability to travel within the central US
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.