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Power Engineers Environmental Planner in Foxborough, Massachusetts

Environmental Planner



Department:Eastern Env Svc PM Dept


Environmental Planner

POWER Engineers’ Environmental Division provides planning, permitting, engineering, site assessment, and corrective action services to clients worldwide. Across multiple industries, our diverse staff specialize in the areas of air, water, waste, environmental planning, ecological and cultural resources throughout our 45+ offices located across the country and internationally.

We are seeking an Environmental Planner for our Eastern Environmental Services PM Group and to join our 250 + person environmental team. This position will be based out of our Foxborough, MA office and will serve as staff dedicated to a leading New England utility company in Providence, RI. This is a full-time, salaried position that comes with a great benefits package.

Roles and Responsibilities

This person will implement the following duties:

  • Assist senior staff in energy infrastructure licensing and permitting studies

  • Research federal, state, and municipal permitting requirements

  • Providing technical and regulatory guidance, support, and coaching to share knowledge and develop understanding of environmental requirements.

  • Managing consultants and contractors in securing necessary permits and approvals, as well as during project monitoring to support construction activities.

  • Enter environmental data into company databases in support of the Environmental Department. This can include reports and analytical data.

  • Support company compliance submittals, including SARA Tier 2, PCB ADL, Biennial report, and other required reports.

  • Participate in field reviews, project compliance inspections, and site meetings

  • Participate in public open house meetings and regulatory hearings

  • Perform duties at client office located in Providence, RI

    Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Planning, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, Geography or related degree

  • Minimum three (3) years of professional experience

  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local environmental policy and regulation in New England

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team and collaborative environment

  • Ability to travel, up to 25% of the time for site visits and client meetings

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite of programs (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc)

  • Self-starter with strong organizational skills and attention to detail

    Desired Education/Experience

  • An advanced graduate-level degree is a plus

  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local environmental licensing & permitting regulations to facilitate utility infrastructure projects in Rhode Island

  • Experience with Rhode Island EFSB is a plus

    At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good. Have Fun. Build Success.

    You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career.

    Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development, and a full benefits package:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Maternity Leave

  • Parental Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K

    POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!

    EOE, including disability/vets

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