Environmental Planner/Project Manager

    • Job Tracking ID: 512171-670280
    • Job Location: Monterey/Santa Cruz, CA
    • Job Level: Management
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: June 18, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • Type of Degree: BA,BS,MA
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Job Description:

Rincon Consultants is a leader in providing quality environmental consulting services throughout California. Recognized as a Zweig Group nationally-ranked 'Best Places to Work,’  we partner with clients in sectors such as transportation, energy and infrastructure, oil and gas, water, commercial and private development and government. Our 250+ associates in 13 offices located in northern, central, and southern CA are dedicated professionals who combine their passion with our purpose.

We have an immediate opening and excellent professional growth opportunity for an Environmental Planner/Project Manager to join our team ideally in our Monterey or Santa Cruz offices. (Other locations may be considered.)

As an Environmental Planner/Project Manager you will be engaged in the following professional activities:

  • Manage and review CEQA and NEPA environmental documents
  • Conduct field work necessary to complete planning technical studies, environmental documents, and policy documents for specific projects as assigned
  • Travel to client meetings, project sites, and other Rincon offices when required; in particular, travel to the Monterey office as needed for support of Rincon projects in that region
  • Manage and complete assignments within parameters of job timeframes and budget
  • Attend meetings and hearings pertaining to existing and potential projects
  • Coordinate and consult with federal, state and local regulatory agencies on scope and impact of projects
  • Lead and assist in company outreach/marketing and business development efforts
  • Assist in staff mentoring and development
  • Perform all other professional duties as assigned by your supervisor(s)



Experience and Skills:

  • BS/BA Degree in applicable field and 5 years of increasingly responsible experience required
  • Advanced Degree (Masters/PhD) preferred
  • Experience in a private environmental consulting firm preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to lead a large multi-disciplinary team
  • Excellent organization, schedule and budget management skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Willingness to travel as projects require


Total Rewards Package* Includes:

  •  HMO, PPO, HDHP, Health Savings Account options
  • Three Weeks’ Vacation accrued in the first year
  • 401(k) / Profit Sharing Retirement Plan
  • 2x/Year Bonus Opportunities
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Eight Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Spending & Dependent Care
  • Employer-paid life and long-term disability insurance
  • Dental, vision, prescription drug
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Volunteer Pay for a Day
  • Legal Shield, Identity Protection, Pet Insurance
  • Professional Development
  • Mentoring
  • Patagonia Merchandise Partnership
  • And much, much more!

    *All programs subject to review and change and are provided for regular, full-time employees


Rincon Consultants does not accept unsolicited applicant/candidate resumes from search firm recruiters and/or temporary agencies that do not have a signed contract and specified work order with Rincon Consultants. Further, such resumes received will be deemed the sole property of Rincon Consultants and no fees will be paid in the event Rincon Consultants subsequently hires such individual. Rincon Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.