• NEPA Assistant Project Manager

    Office Location US-OR-Portland
    Requisition Number
    # of Openings
    Environmental Planning/Permitting
    Hire Type
  • About the opportunity

    The Portland office of SWCA Environmental Consultants is expanding our team and looking for a dynamic individual with experience as a NEPA assistant project manager. The ideal candidate will possess a strong skillset in consulting and project management, particularly environmental planning and NEPA compliance.

    What you will accomplish

    • Serve as assistant project manager for a variety of projects
    • Contribute to the development of NEPA documents
    • Assist with managing project budgets, technical teams, and reports related to NEPA compliance documents, particularly Environmental Assessments
    • Contribute to expanding SWCA’s professional reputation in consulting and NEPA
    • Understanding and experience integrating NEPA, the National Historic Preservation Act, the Endangered Species Act, and the Clean Water Act
    • Assist with business development and proposal efforts

    Experience and qualifications for success

    • Bachelor’s degree in environmental planning, environmental science, biology or a related field.
    • A minimum of five years of experience preparing NEPA documents (or similar levels of experience in report completion, as well as scheduling and budgeting of projects).
    • Demonstrated experience contributing to NEPA and planning projects with excellent developer and agency references.
    • Experience working with various agency NEPA protocols and requirements, including for Bureau of Reclamation, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, and Army Corps of Engineers.
    • Experience working with agencies directly as well as project applicants and proponents with NEPA documentation guidance and review.


    SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.


    If you would like to contact SWCA regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the online application process due to a disability, please email accommodations@swca.com or call 800-828-8517. This contact information is for disability accommodation requests only. All other inquiries will not receive a response. 


    EOE - women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.


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