CEQA Sr. Associate

Sacramento, California, United States · National Environmental Consulting Firm


Searching for an environmental consulting firm with a national reputation as an industry leader with offices located in California, Washington, Oregon and Florida.

The firm's Northern California Community Development Group (Environmental Planning) is seeking a Senior Associate (Project Manager and analyst) to support the CEQA and NEPA process and documentation for a wide range of development projects and plans (i.e., general plans, specific plans), and to manage small to medium projects with moderate direction. The role involves direct client interaction; supporting the preparation of proposals responding to RFPs/RFQs; preparing environmental impact analyses primarily for non-technical topics; and managing the firm's analysts and sub-consultants to prepare environmental documents.


An ideal candidate has experience and/or interest in new business development and would actively participate in professional organizations (AEP, APA, etc.). This role requires the initiative, confidence and tenacity to uphold the firm's strong work-ethic and to work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary environment. This role especially requires exceptional writing and editing capabilities, as well as a basic understanding of project financial management. Successful candidates will have a broad-based planning related background, with a science background a plus although not required, and ideally experience working with public and private clients in a private consulting firm.

Qualified candidates should have at least a BA/BS in a related discipline, a minimum of 5 years’ experience; or Masters and a minimum of 3 years’ experience.

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