• Senior Environmental Planner

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    US-CA-Santa Barbara
    Department / Discipline
    Additional Work Location
    US-CA-Costa Mesa
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is recruiting a Senior Environmental Planner to serve as key member of Environmental Planning Team in California, with focus on project delivery, business development, and technical proposal preparation. Management and preparation of documentation compliant with both the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) for a variety of project scopes and clients. Specific tasks would include preparing and adhering to scopes, schedules, budgets, completing or overseeing all components of environmental documentation, and managing and mentoring junior staff. Will work collaboratively with Environmental Planning leadership and technical staff throughout California and nationwide.


    Key Responsibilities


    • Ability to successfully manage all aspects of medium-to-large sized projects, encompassing development of proposals, including development of scope of work/technical approach, budget, and schedule
    • Liaison with client, agencies, and consultant team members.
    • Mentoring junior staff
    • The ability to work effectively and independently in a CEQA/NEPA project manager role
    • Solid understanding of NEPA and/or CEQA requirements and processes
    • Attention and commitment to timely completion of high-quality work

    Skills / Qualifications

    • BS/BA in environmental studies, planning, natural resources, or related field (MA in related field may substitute for some experience)
    • 8-10+ years increasingly responsible experience in technical field
    • Demonstrated experience with CEQA/NEPA
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Excellent technical writing skills
    • Experience with marketing, proposals, and business development
    • Pay commensurate with experience

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  www.woodplc.com  


    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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