Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an experienced consultantto lead and manage our NEPA / Natural Resources Branch in St. Louis, MO. The St Louis office has approximately 75 professionals, is a dynamic work environment, and has averaged more than 30% top line growth over the past 4 years. Within the St. Louis office the NEPA / Natural Resources Branch is comprised of more than 20 biologists, wetland scientists, permitting specialists, and NEPA professionals with an emphasis on consulting within the energy, oil and gas, and government sectors. The successful candidate will be a proven industry leader in the NEPA and / or natural resources fields and possess a balanced portfolio of industry knowledge and skills to manage and grow a multi - disciplined operation.
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions invites qualified applicants with a bachelor’s degree or higher in the fields of Biology, Natural Resources, or Environmental Sciences with 15+ years direct work experience to apply for the position.
Provide leadership in business development as well as financial and administrative aspects of managing the organization to sustain and expand a successful multi - discipline operation
Collaboration with other Wood business operations across the global organization
Develop strategic growth plans and financial budgets
Proven experience and results as a catalyst for business development and growth of similar operations
Superior communication skills effective with clients, staff and other Wood senior / executive leadership
Proven ability to recruit, develop and retain new prospects for future growth
Assure on - time delivery of quality work products
Proven risk management including senior risk / tender reviews as well as providing direction on technical projects
Serve as senior project manager and / or project expert on specific tasks or projects from time to time
Skills and Qualifications
BS degree in Biology, Wetland Science, Natural Resources, Environmental Sciences, or similar discipline; advanced degrees a plus
15+ years of progressive, role - related experience
Previous Profit & Loss (P&L) ownership with proven results
Strong personal commitment to safety
Experience in successfully advocating and / or negotiating with clients, regulatory agencies and third parties in favour of client positions
Experience in successfully supporting public meetings, including presenting technical material to non - technical audiences
Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non - exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 2018-32822
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com