1+ months

Environmental Compliance Project Manager

Minneapolis, MN 55415

United States of America - Minnesota, Minneapolis

Job Summary

AECOM has a position available for an Environmental Compliance Project Manager located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The successful candidate will be part of a diverse team of engineers and scientists that are responsible for EHS compliance, reporting, permitting, safety compliance, and environmental field sampling/monitoring in Minnesota. The role includes the opportunity to work on large national/international private and public sector clients across the United States.

The responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Successfully execute environmental permitting and compliance projects while meeting cost, schedule, safety, and quality objectives

  • Execute and manage projects involving SPCC, stormwater, NPDES, hazardous waste, hazardous materials, EMS, air quality and other environmental regulatory compliance services including regulatory research, compliance planning and auditing, creating spreadsheets, and compiling and writing reports and other documents

  • Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations. Draft corrective actions to prevent incident reoccurrences

  • Create and submit state and federal environmental reports

  • Provide recommendations and develop innovative solutions to compliance issues

  • Conduct environmental due diligence assessments (Phase I and II)

  • Conduct health and safety assessments

  • Collaborate with project teams to develop work programs designed to provide innovative and progressive project solutions for compliance issues

  • Regular travel is required to client sites as necessary

  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with clients to enhance client retention and growth

  • All aspects of project management, including preparation of scope and cost estimates, financial and budgetary management, resource allocation and scheduling, health and safety management and engagement of subcontractors

  • Effective verbal and written communication, liaison and management of clients, regulatory agencies, subcontractors, vendors, and analytical laboratories

  • Supervise, provide safety leadership, and mentor/ develop junior staff

  • Marketing, proposal writing and bringing in new work and clients as well as supporting existing projects and clients.


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether its improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of whats possible the worlds longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortunes Worlds Most Admired Companies 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 Top 500 Design Firms and #1 2019 Top 200 Environmental Firms

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019


With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOMs global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA / BS degree and 4+ years of demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Experience in Environmental Due Diligence Phase I audits

  • Experience must also include one or more of the following: Familiar with Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures (SPCC), Resource Recovery Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Clean Water Act (CWA), Clean Air Act (CAA), Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP) and UST/AST systems

  • Prior experience working with Minnesota and Federal environmental regulations and experience with local state, county, and city agencies in Minnesota

  • Valid US Driver's License and pre-employment driving record verification is required

  • Travel is required in and around the state of Minnesota and the region (up to 25%/month)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Environmental, Civil or Chemical Engineering is preferred

  • 8+ years of project management experience is desired

  • Erosion and Stormwater Management Certifications a plus

  • Knowledge of Minnesota-OSHA safety statutes and rules a plus

  • Certified Project Manager is a plus

  • Professional Engineer is a plus

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to make amazing happen in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 253547BR

Additional Locations US - Milwaukee, WI - 1555 N Rivercenter Drive

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


Posted: 2021-08-18 Expires: 2021-11-17

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