Environmental Planner – Raleigh, NC | 2.12.18

Name of Employer: SEPI Engineering & Construction

Employer Website: www.sepiengineeering.com

Raleigh, NC

Job title: Environmental Planner

Job Details / Description

Job Summary:

The Planning Department within SEPI Engineering & Construction, Inc. is looking for a full-time junior-level professional to perform GIS and environmental planning duties in our Raleigh office. The candidate will carry out responsibilities in the following functional areas: GIS mapping and data collection/analysis and environmental planning.

Essential Functions:

  • Independently perform environmental, transportation and planning/socioeconomic research; gather, develop and analyze a variety of data; present data in tables and, prepare maps and graphics using a variety of Geographic Information System (GIS) data using ESRI ArcGIS software.
  • Prepare EISs, EAs, CEs, MCDCs, and other reports, plans and technical studies associated with the NEPA/SEPA practice for projects predominantly in the transportation field.
  • Some field work is expected (20% of the time) to gather and collect data.
  • May be required to make professional presentations to client or agency representatives.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • The perfect candidate will also have experience in transportation planning, land use planning and/or performing environmental impact analysis of non-transportation projects (e.g. public works).
  • Experience preparing related plans and reports is a definite plus, including but not limited to: transportation, land use, growth management, economic impact, environmental management, development ordinances, etc.

Machines, Tools and Equipment:

  • Knowledge and experience with recent ESRI ArcGIS software.
  • Operate plotters as well as standard office equipment (i.e., personal computer, scanning, copy machine, etc.)

Physical/Mental Demands:

  • Talk, hear, use hands and fingers to handle or feel, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach
  • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 15 pounds occasionally

Working Conditions:

  • Work in indoor office environment 80% of the time.
  • Moderate noise level
  • Travel via automobile on occasion as needed

Job Candidate Qualifications

Education, Training, Experience and Licensing/Certification Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Graduate Degree in planning, geography, environmental studies, environmental science, public administration, or other related program.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience preparing NEPA/SEPA documents (with an emphasis in highway transportation) in an interdisciplinary setting.
  • Experience preparing reports in accordance with NCDOT standards and guidance principles, or other similar state DOT guidelines.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must have a current valid NC Driver’s License
  • Must be proficient in ESRI ArcGIS
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel
  • Must be detail oriented and possess excellent organizational skills
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks as assigned
  • Must communicate well with others and have excellent phone etiquette
  • Must have a professional demeanor, strong work ethic and ability to interact with multi-discipline and multi-office teams
  • Must be able to work independently and manage time wisely

How to Apply

Apply via our Career Portal: https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1858279&B_ID=91&fid=1&Adid=0&ssbgcolor=FFFFFF&SearchScreenID=5896&CountryID=3&LanguageID=2


Posted on

February 14, 2018