Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure seeks a self-motivated leader to manage the environmental investigation and remediation services practice in the Pittsburgh, PA office. Amec Foster Wheeler offers broad based environmental services to both public and private clients including planning and permitting, characterization and remediation, and compliance. The candidate should possess a balanced portfolio of skills including a strong technical understanding of their primary area of practice and experience in other aspects of environmental consulting, including business development and business management interests and experience, and demonstrated relationship-building abilities.
Provide leadership in technical, business development, financial and administrative aspects of the consulting business to sustain and expand a successful environmental operation
Manage and expand a diverse technical workforce to support environmental projects - Disciplines include construction management, geology, geochemistry, hydrology, hydrogeology, biology, air quality, soil science, environmental planning, socio-economics, etc.
Coordination with other Amec Foster Wheeler E&I units
Develop strategic plans for unit and work with OM on office-wide strategic planning
Develop financial budgets for unit
Lead business development for unit and work with OM on office-wide business development
Manage the financial aspects with monthly and quarterly business metric reporting
Communicate effectively with clients, staff and Amec Foster Wheeler leadership
Develop existing staff and identify and recruit new prospects for future growth
Assure delivery of quality products
Provide senior review and direction on technical projects
Serve as senior project manager and/or project expert on specific tasks or projects
Skills / Qualifications
BS/MS in Geology, Environmental Science, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or Safety and Environmental Management
Strong leadership and communication skills
High-level strategic planning, organization and execution skills
Proven track record of profitable business management
Minimum 10 years of professional experience, with 5-10 years management experience, preferably for an environmental consulting firm
Experience managing large projects
Experience in business management including financials
Experience managing and motivating diverse workforce of project managers and technical staff
Experience in developing business within construction, environmental investigation and remediation services
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises 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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.