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Environmental Branch Manager

Environmental Branch Manager

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
General Management
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an Environmental Branch Manager with a minimum of 10 years’ experience to effectively develop project work and manage, implement and oversee sites assessment, remediation and other related environmental projects in support of site assessment and commercial clientele. This exciting opportunity offers a growth position in a team-oriented environment for an individual with an established track record as a Seller/Doer. Candidate should have a successful track record executing and managing environmental projects in this state. Local projects include environmental assessments and studies, environmental remediation, and environmental services. Candidates should be self-motivated, have experience with managing a team, and able to work on projects with variable complexity. Directs day-to-day activities of a group of exempt or mostly exempt employees; supervises engineers, scientists, and other technical personnel. The candidate should possess a balanced portfolio of skills including a strong technical understanding of their primary area of practice and experience in other aspects of environmental consulting, including business development and business management interests and experience, and demonstrated relationship-building abilities.


Reports to: Office Manager


Key Responsibilities


  • Supervises and coordinates the activities of assigned unit; recommends measures to improve performance and increase efficiency; manages staff utilization
  • Initiates personnel actions such as hiring, promotions, transfers, discharges, and disciplinary measures.
  • Interprets, implements, and enforces company policies
  • Responsible for monitoring quality of the unit’s service delivery and implementing corrective measures
  • Prepares and submits various management reports
  • Trains assigned staff
  • May manage projects or elements of projects
  • Significant internal and external client interaction; makes recommendations and resolves issues
  • Recognizes, initiates, and advances business development opportunities
  • Development and implementation of group business plans

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. Engineering, Scientific Discipline, or related technical field
  • 10 + years of experience
  • Appropriate professional registration or certification
  • Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated abilities in leadership, management, and administration
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to develop business from new and existing clients
  • Thorough understanding of the company’s resources, capabilities, business practices, and financial model
  • If the job requires work on hazardous waste sites, then a physical exam is required to obtain medical clearance
  • Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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.


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