Burns & McDonnell Senior Remediation Project Manager in Saint Louis, Missouri

Description

Burns & McDonnell’s regional office in St. Louis (Chesterfield, MO) is seeking a self-motivated, senior-level environmental remediation Project Manager (Engineer, Geologist, or Scientist), with 10-plus years of experience, preferably in the utility industry, to join its team of talented and successful environmental professionals. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm ranked on FORTUNE’s List of 100 Best Companies to Work For and voted as a Best Place to Work in numerous other cities in the United States.

The Senior Remediation Project Manager will lead project teams serving a portfolio of well-established clients and projects in the utility market and other industries. Leadership responsibilities will include project management, technical leadership, and client relationship development and maintenance.

The successful candidate should possess a diverse investigation and remediation technical background, project/program management skills, and significant remediation investigation, consulting, and execution experience. Experience in the investigation and remediation of former manufactured gas plant (MGP) sites and/or coal combustion residuals (CCR) sites is a plus. Existing client relationships, particularly within the utility industry, are a plus. Travel is required and professional registration is preferred.

  • Responsible for preparing scopes of work, cost estimates and proposals and may develop and evaluate plans for major projects.

  • Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members and coordinate departmental or divisional project studies, reports or project design assignments.

  • Some marketing responsibilities will be required and regular meeting and correspondence with clients, subcontractors or outside personnel will be required.

  • Lead preparation of work plans, investigation reports, feasibility studies, remedial design and implementation for CERCLA, RCRA, and other state lead programs.

  • Manage technical aspects of investigation and remediation projects and serve as a subject matter expert and technical support resource for projects within the national Remediation Technical Practice Area.

  • Manage individual projects and supervise and coordinate multidisciplinary project teams. Projects will range from multi-million dollar remediation programs to smaller projects (i.e.< $100k) investigation and remediation sites.

  • Participate in business planning and business development efforts to support the growth of the St. Louis environmental practice.

  • Effectively balance billable and non-billable time.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, geology, environmental sciences or related field from an accredited curriculum is preferred.

  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience investigating and remediating environmental sites; experience with MGP and/or CCR sites is preferred. Project management experience is preferred.

  • Strong understanding and current knowledge of applicable remediation technologies and techniques.

  • Report, design, and bid package preparation experience.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to manage technical projects and lead remediation design efforts.

  • Ability to work within a team framework.

  • Self-motivation and the ability to multi-task (write reports, analyze data, perform design tasks, etc.) are also a prerequisite.

  • Must have ability to deal effectively with a wide variety of project-related matters.

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Project Management

Primary Location US-MO-Saint Louis

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 181979

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