Environmental Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 9/11/2020

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Job Title: Sr Environmental Specialist
Location:  Salt Lake City, UT
Duration: Contract 12 months+, long term 
Pay range:  $25-$38/hour DOE
Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for ensuring compliance with local, state and federal environmental regulations associated with pipeline project development, permitting, construction and operations support. 
Supports/Advises various departments and organizations concerning company compliance with environmental regulations. Interprets applicable environmental laws, regulations and policies.  
Coordinates planning, environmental cost estimating and preparation of environmental impact assessments, biological resource protection and cultural resource evaluations. 
Writes and edits comprehensive environmental reports for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). 
Prepares and submits applications to procure environmental permits, approvals, variances and other authorizations. 
Job Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in environmental science, engineering, or other related natural resource field or equivalent and 6+ years of environmental experience. 
Expert knowledge of environmental regulations and law, construction environmental mitigation methods, procedures and operational compliance requirements. 
Knowledge of biological resources, water resources including wetland regulation and permitting, waste management, cultural resource regulation, endangered species, air quality, land use and agency negotiation or a combination of experience. 
Proficiency in MS Office, word processing, spreadsheet, e-mail, presentation, and database computer applications.  

Bonus skills:
Proficiency in use of proprietary software such as financial tracking, invoice payment, and time reporting software. 
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