Simpson Engineers & Associates has an opening for an experienced planner to join our team. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of experience working within the umbrella of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and with preparation of environmental documents (Categorical Exclusions, Environmental Assessments/FONSIs and Environmental Impact Statements).
Job Duties include:
Serve as the managing author of NEPA/SEPA and related documents;
Development and implementation of public involvement plans;
Environmental analysis, both beneficial and negative, of projects;
Preparation of technical reports and project submissions;
Preparation of Community Impact Assessments; and
Project management tasks such as creation of scopes of services, estimates, sub-consultant coordination and schedule control.
Education and Experience
Minimum of a 4-year Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to transportation planning, (including but not limited to planning, geography, public administration, environmental policy, engineering and/or natural resources); or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Master’s degree in a related field is a plus. Additionally, a minimum of 5-years of related work experience.
Submit Cover Letter and Resume to:
Angela Ray, Office Manager
Simpson Engineers & Associates, P.C.
5640 Dillard Drive, Suite 200
Cary, NC 27518
Applicable experience and abilities includes:
Knowledge of the planning process and familiarity with federal and state environmental laws and regulations;
Strong writing and organization skills and attention to detail;
Ability to conduct technical analysis and distill the information for the general public’s consumption;
Ability to work independently and collaboratively with multi-disciplinary team members to meet project deliverables and deadlines;
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint;
Ability to communicate with clients in a professional and responsive manner to address needs and creatively resolve challenges;
Knowledge of transportation planning principles; and
Proficiency with ARCGIS a plus.
Internal Number: 002
About Simpson Engineers & Associates
Simpson Engineers & Associates, PC (SEA) is a minority business enterprise offering civil engineering services to both public & private agencies. Established in January, 2004, and located in Cary, North Carolina, the firm is committed to producing quality work in a timely manner & maintaining long-term client relationships. As former employees with the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT), the staff is knowledgeable of departmental policies & procedures. This association allows SEA to be an unlimited resource in the engineering community. Also, the 100+ years of combined staff experience makes SEA competitive in the transportation field.
Simpson Engineers & Associates, PC is a properly registered corporation with the Secretary of State and with the South Carolina State Board of Registration for Engineers and Land Surveyors. SEA has been approved as a certified disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) with the South Carolina Department of Transportation.
We have the financial ability to undertake the work and to assume the liability of the work. The employees and owner of SEA are not involved in any activity that may constitute a conflict of interest in p...ursuing this assignment or executing any work for which we may be selected for the referenced project.