Make A Difference
Environmental Specialist/Planner, Washington DC
Parsons offers the U.S. Government qualified and clearable personnel to solve engineering, construction, facility, intelligence, environmental, and information technology needs. Our staff has supported mission critical, homeland security, installation/base optimization, range sustainability, space exploration, unexploded ordnance clean-up, missile defense, and disaster relief programs. We excel in delivering to mission critical expectations. Parsons makes the world a safer place.
Parsons has been awarded a contract with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to support a five-year facility management program for one of the agencies that GSA services. Parsons is providing overall coordination, program management, procurement, and construction management services in response to growing requirements from GSA’s client. The requirements generally involve the planning and execution of technology and infrastructure upgrades at ports of entry and other government facilities nationwide.
Independently performs a wide variety of more difficult and complex environmental sampling and data collection tasks. Compiles and computes a variety of data. May analyze test data, develop or prepare descriptive charts, figures, or matrices; test specifications; or make recommendations regarding these items. The Scientist at this level is a qualified professional, proficient in utilizing most of the relevant theories and practices of the discipline. Assignments may involve the application of computer models and require an in-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements and control strategies relevant to their technical areas. Willingness to travel and/or relocate to field sites is expected.
Individual must have experience in developing, implementing, monitoring, reviewing, and evaluating environmental programs, handbooks, and training manuals. Individuals must be knowledgeable of all Executive Orders, Public Laws, and other policies that govern the area of environmental, endangered species, and historical preservation management.
Required duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Developing current and appropriate environmental planning policy.
Assisting with a planning data management system.
Reviewing environmental planning documents.
Facilitating dialogue with external environmental and energy initiative stakeholders.
4-year degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, or related field
4 years of related work experience
Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing
Ability to manage multiple projects, work under pressure and tight dealines, work independently and work in a team environment.
Proficient in Microsoft Office 2003 or later with particular emphasis on Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and other applicable database and office automation products.
Knowledge and experience with SAP and Tririga Systems is highly desirable, but not required.
Proficiency in various computer software applications typically used within the assigned discipline is required. Also requires a demonstrated proficiency in both written and oral communication skills and a thorough understanding of all environmental rules and regulations.
Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world.
We provide career growth and development, a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; tuition reimbursement program; credit union membership; Employee Stock Ownership Plan and a 401(k) plan. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. M/W/D/V.
Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2010, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Currently, more than 10,500 Parsons’ employees are engaged in more than 4,500 projects in 50 states and 24 countries. These dedicated workers speak 72 languages collectively, and hold more than 7,900 college degrees and professional registrations. Parsons' employees continue to go anywhere in the world, meet every technical and management challenge, and persevere until the job is done.
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