Senior Project Manager

Environmental / Environmental Remediation Burlingame, California


ECC is seeking a Senior Project Manager for a very large multi-year environmental remediation project in the western United States. Candidates should have a professional registration (e.g. PE, PG). This position is primarily responsible for managing the activities of designated projects to ensure that goals or objectives of project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters. In this position you will:

  • Plans and directs activities of designated project to ensure that goals or objectives of project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters
  • Review project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project
  • Establish the work plan and staffing for each phase of project
  • Arrange for recruitment or assignment of project personnel
  • Confer with project staff to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority
  • Direct and coordinate activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget
  • Review status reports prepared by project personnel and modifies schedules or plans as required
  • Prepare project reports for management, client, or others
  • Confer with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems
  • Coordinates project activities with activities of government regulatory or other governmental agencies
  • Establish, monitor, and revise departmental budget in accordance to Company policies and practices
  • Create appropriate internal controls within the department to minimize risk and liability
  • Manage supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws
  • In addition to the accountabilities above, other responsibilities, tasks, and deliverables may be assigned to the incumbent of this position


  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
  • Ability to work with company cost tracking (EZ TRAC/ Cost Point) and accounting system
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • Proven ability to implement programs to address complex needs and problems
  • Capable of communicating with persuasiveness and exercise effective negotiation techniques as needed
  • Skilled in interfacing with executive management to obtain support and required resources
  • Competent in using Microsoft Office products, email systems, and Windows
  • Ten years experience related to remediation at DoE sites or FUSRAP sites.
  • Working knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local environmental law regulations, and guidance as they apply to the region specified in the solicitation
  • Five years of successful project management experience with emphasis on management of costs, schedule, communication and application of other project resources
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multi-year projects valued at over $100MM
  • Education - Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management, geology, chemistry, or science discipline.  Equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for this requirement.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in engineering, construction management, geology, chemistry or science
  • 40-hour HAZWOPER, 8-hour HAZWOPER supervisory and 8-hour HAZWOPER annual refresher training
  • Experience with cost tracking and accounting systems, such as EZ TRAC and Cost Point
  • Professional Engineer registration in Civil or Environmental discipline

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