Director - Environmental & Natural Resources

Director - Environmental & Natural Resources

Career Area: Science

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions, Inc. is seeking an Environmental & Natural Resources Director. This role is responsible for hiring, managing, developing, assigning technical resources and will serve as the technical leader. The Director has responsibility to ensure that skills and capabilities match project needs and drives innovation in quality delivery. The success metrics for this role are staff utilization, adherence to project budgets, quality, and employee experience. This role supports all client and project types across Barge Design Solutions, and the Director will engage in development and execution of strategic growth plans for Barge's environmental services.

  • Oversight and leadership of technical discipline
  • Acts as a technical advisor on various programs and requirements
  • Provides input to proposals and Project Management Plans to provide accurate estimates for projects or programs
  • Acts as a technical lead on multiple portions of larger complex projects
  • Forecasts and develops the technical staff needs to align with business sector growth projections
  • Develops standards and guidelines while ensuring compliance and supporting performance measures
  • Attends client meetings or manages technical expertise to provide subject matter support
  • Works to reduce department projects costs to drive competitive status
  • Continues to strengthen relationships with sectors, direct reports, and others
  • Plays an active role in advising and executing strategic and business planning activities
  • Creates a great work environment for the practice area
  • Embraces our Purpose, Vision, and Values and champions this with direct reports
  • Performs other duties as requested

Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's or Graduate degree in environmental science, geology, or environmental engineering from accredited program
  • Minimum of 15 years' experience within environmental focused practice
  • Applicable registration as required by discipline
  • Strong teambuilding and collaboration skills
  • Leadership training, preferred

Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled