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Sr. Environmental Consultant

We are looking for a Sr. Environmental Consultant with 10+ years of experience in water resources, stream, wetlands, riparian buffer, permitting processes, mitigation consulting, and environmental assessment review. McAdams is proud to be part of the most interesting, iconic and impactful projects in the region. Our work is relevant because we understand that it takes more than design and engineering to create places. It’s about applying thoughtfulness and resourcefulness to create meaningful experiences that energize our communities.

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Minimum Qualifications

Skills & Qualifications

  • Four year college degree and/or equivalent experience and education
  • Previous Environmental Consulting experience
  • General knowledge of wetland soils, hydrology and vegetation
  • General knowledge of stormwater rules
  • Established relationships with regulators
  • Proven ability to review and comment on pending federal and state legislation, as well as local ordinances for area home builder associations, economic groups, and local municipalities regarding stream, stream buffer, and wetland regulations
  • Preferred certifications (not required): NCSAM, NCWAM, SEPA, NEPA
  • PWS certification a bonus


  • Responsible for managing and mentoring assigned staff, building a strong team and serving as a positive role model while exceeding client expectations
  • Stream/wetland identification, delineation and restoration
  • Consult and facilitate on behalf of private sector on mitigation programs available through the NCDMS program and private mitigation banks, including mitigation site potential/assessment
  • Manage all aspects of any required wetland and water quality (USACE/DWQ/CAMA) permitting and mitigation needs
  • Prepare environmental assessment documents under NEPA/SEPA requirements
  • Section 404/401 permitting
  • Evaluation and permitting of riparian buffers
We offer an attractive salary/benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life, short & long term disability, long term care and 401(k)/Roth with company match, learning opportunities and much more. We invite proficient, dependable candidates to apply.
EOE: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
We are equal opportunity employers.  Decisions regarding hiring, promotions and terminations are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (over 40), disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other legally protected status.
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