Environmental Sciences and Planning
United States-California-San Francisco
Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and the world's 11th largest design firm with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
At Atkins, we offer our employees more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to shape the world for generations to come through innovative and sound design. As the official engineer of the 2012 London Olympics, few companies can rival the size and diversity of our projects. Whether it’s the concept for a new skyscraper, the upgrade of a rail network, the modeling of a flood defense system or the improvement of a management process, we plan, design and enable solutions.
Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our San Francisco staff as an Associate Project Manager.
Atkins is seeking an environmental professional with experience managing and preparing CEQA/NEPA documents in the Bay Area, specifically documents prepared for the City and Count y of San Francisco. The successful candidate will possess a broad knowledge of all associated technical disciplines and be able to exercise independent judgment. Excellent writing, communication, and presentation skills are essential. The selected individual will have a demonstrated ability to write multiple sections of an environmental document and have
experience managing internal and external project teams. In addition, the candidate is expected to have a desire to mentor and train staff with respect to CEQA/NEPA document preparation, proposal preparation, and participation in
other aspects of an office environment. The position will be challenging, but it will also present the opportunity for substantial personal and professional growth within the context of a successful international company.
Provides work assignments to project team members, and monitors/manages project production for compliance with schedules, budget and quality objectives; schedules and coordinates project meetings with the project team,
regulatory agencies, the client, and others involved with the projects; prepares and
communicates the project work plan to the project team, including project scope, schedule and budget; organizes/manages project information files
and coordinates the interchange of project information among project team members; monitors and directs project, subcontractor and client compliance with contract terms and commitments; prepares professional service
agreements and addenda for review/approval by senior management; monitors client billings and assists in obtaining client payment; monitors subconsultants' progress and performance, and reviews/approves subconsultant and vendor invoices; maintains and monitors project financial information and manages project costs within budget constraints; and participates in project presentations to clients and other external groups, and promotes firm's capabilities, marketing its services among existing and prospective clients.
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.
Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science or a related field, such as the hard sciences or environmental or governmental policy; job-related experience will suffice if the major is in a non-related field. Management coursework and/or MBA a plus. This level may be achieved with 5 years experience in project production and technical professional activities such as monitoring/managing preparation of environmental documents for compliance.
Candidate can reside anywhere in the Bay Area, but MUST have direct experience working on projects for the City and County of San Francisco.
Good interpersonal skills; basic public speaking and project financial management skills; knowledge of production support systems and personal computer proficiency.
Faithful+Gould - 20 months ago
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