• NEPA Project Manager

    Office Location US-NV-Las Vegas
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    Natural Resources/Biology/Ecology
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  • About the opportunity

    SWCA Environmental Consultants is seeking a NEPA Project Manager to join our Las Vegas, NV team.  The selected project manager will possess a strong skill-set in natural resource consulting and project management, particularly environmental planning and NEPA compliance. 


    Our Las Vegas office offers a unique work environment and specializes in environmental permitting and planning for major infrastructure projects.

    What you will accomplish

    • The role will serve as a Project Manager having the responsibility to coordinate and/or assist in the preparation of NEPA documents for a variety of federal agencies.

    • You will assist with marketing efforts in Nevada to include business development, client outreach, preparing proposals, and conducting interviews and presentations.

    • Write various sections of environmental documents and review and edit other sections prepared by technical specialists.

    • Provide advice and guidance on complex federal regulatory issues for projects across Nevada.

    • Ensure project quality, scheduling, and budget objectives are clear and met.

    • Take initiative, resolve problems, and identify improved procedures to assure client needs are met effectively.

    • Work closely with project managers, directors, and principals throughout the company to promote SWCA’s business interests in adherences to its mission, vision, and values.

    • Willingness to learn, have fun, and grow into increased management and leadership responsibilities.

    Experience and qualifications for success

    • Bachelor’s degree in environmental planning, environmental science, biology or a related field
    • 3 to 5 of experience preparing and managing NEPA documents required (or similar levels of experience in report completion, as well as scheduling and budgeting of projects)
    • Working knowledge of NEPA other state and federal environmental laws and regulations.

    • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to take a logical approach to tasks.

    • Demonstrated organizational, analytical, and document management skills with the ability to work in a team environment with strong multi-tasking skills able to work on more than one project at a time, meeting tight deadlines.

    • Clean driving record required.

    • Ability to travel as needed for projects throughout the southwest


    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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