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WSP USA Project Manager - Environmental Site Investigations / Solutions in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Project Manager - Environmental Site Investigations / Solutions

Req ID 8054

Project Manager - Environmental Site Investigations / Solutions

Who We Are

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all experiences, skillsets, backgrounds and walks of life. We actively foster a work environment and culture where inclusion and diversity is part of our fundamental structure. This is delivered behaviorally, through our policies, trainings, local partnerships with professional diverse organizations, internal networks and most importantly with the support and sponsorship of our leaders who help drive our commitment to an inclusive, diverse, welcoming and equitable work environment. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

Our Business

We are a global leader in environmental consulting - made stronger with the recent acquisition of Wood’s Environment & Infrastructure business and Golder - with world-class expertise in environmental, social and governance (ESG), climate resiliency & sustainability (CRS), and earth sciences. Combined we have over 20,000 multidisciplinary professionals worldwide collaborating daily to protect and conserve natural landscapes, create firm foundations for communities to stand on, and champion sustainable development to combat climate change. As part of the team, you will have access to an unparalleled network of resources and endless opportunities to collaborate on exciting projects with diverse teammates from across the globe.

This Opportunity

WSP is seeking a Project Manager to join our site investigation team in Chelmsford, Massachusetts. Are you an Environmental Project Manager with 10-15 years of environmental/consulting experience that enjoys technical challenges as well as client, agency and public interaction? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established environmental consulting firm that values its employee’s enthusiasm and technical contributions? We encourage you to apply for this opportunity. We are seeking a Project Manager to join our Chelmsford, MA team. WSP is dedicated to providing an atmosphere to allow individuals to grow their careers. This position requires an individual with effective communication skills and experience/interest in project management, as significant client, agency, public and team interactions are expected. Our employees have the opportunity to work on diverse projects with the support and resources of a large international organization with unlimited career opportunities. At the same time, the Chelmsford office takes pride in maintaining a close collaborative environment! We have a very comfortable and supportive culture, with a deep bench of knowledgeable and skilled geologists, scientists, engineers, chemists, and database specialists. We realize that our people are what make us known in the industry and recognized for delivering high quality and technical excellence. If you want to be a part of a dedicated and brilliant team, we’d love to hear from you! The ideal candidate would be located in the Chelmsford area and support a local team while also being part of the larger operations within the region. WSP offers the opportunity and flexibility to balance work in the office and from home.

Your Impact

  • Manage environmental projects, site characterization, remedial designs, and preparation of reports and other related documentation,

  • Prepare proposals and assist in the preparation of large-scale proposals including developing work scopes, task-level budgets, and cost estimates,

  • Maintain successful client relations while working on multiple projects at one time

  • Manage project contracts, staff, budgets and schedules,

  • Manage clients and associated project work with the support of key staff in accordance with state and Federal regulations and protocols,

  • Perform, analyze and report on specific environmental project tasks,

  • Research and recommend solutions to technical problems in accordance with accepted scientific/engineering practices and principles,

  • Participate and collaborate with other WSP offices and staff on large, multidisciplinary assignments, and

  • Motivate, train, and mentor staff assigned to his/her tasks or projects.

Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • B.S or M.S. with directly related degree in geology, environmental science, or other related field,

  • 10-15 years relevant experience with increasing levels of project complexity and management responsibility,

  • Knowledge of industry-standard project management tools (software)

  • Strong commitment to company’s safety program; follow company safety standards, site safety standards and maintain safe workplace practices,

  • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving policy.

  • Must take training and become a WSP-qualified Senior Project Manager

  • Strong written and oral communication skills, strong desire to provide excellent, innovative, practical customer services and a commitment to technical excellence,

  • Must be well organized, have the ability to manage and prioritize several assignments at one time, deliver on time and on budget,

  • Highly experienced in the preparation of environmental reports including presenting complex technical information in a concise and accurate manner,

  • Highly competent in leading, planning, designing and managing multi-media site investigations.

  • Skills / Attributes:

  • Communicate effectively, listen and engage, including communicating technical information effectively,

  • Ability to innovate and develop in your technical area and to continually seek to improve performance in all aspects of your role,

  • On site leadership of site investigations and remediation,

  • Work collaboratively within a team and provide mentoring to develop colleagues.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certification as Licensed Site Professional in Massachusetts.

  • Knowledge of federal programs (e.g., RCRA, CERCLA)

  • Experience with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances.

  • Experience across a range of commercial, industrial, and federal sectors.

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Additional Requirements

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

  • Travel Required: N/A - No travel required

  • Job Status: Regular

  • Employee Type: Full

  • Primary Location: SOMERVILLE - INNER BELT RD

  • All locations: US-MA-Chelmsford, US-MA-Somerville

About WSP

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com

WSP provides a flexible, agile and hybrid workplace model while meeting client needs. Employees are also afforded a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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