> The candidate will be expected to have extensive direct client engagement, both in executing NEPA project workand developing new work with new with existing and future clients
> Demonstrated NEPA experience with DoD clients specificallyand a strong local network within the federal engineering, planning, and/or environmental community is necessary to expand and diversify Cardno's current federal portfolio
> Experience managing complex DoD NEPA projects within the Pacific region
> Experience in the regulatory review process for the marine component of NEPA projects
> Experience with regulatory agency consultation, biological assessments, integrated natural resource management plans, habitat conservation plans, essential fish habitat assessments, and development of mitigation measures;
> Knowledge of and experience with applicable federal environmental regulations as they relate to the marine environment including by not limited to National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Sykes Act, the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, the Marine Mammal Protection Act, the Endangered Species Act (ESA), the Clean Water Act, the Rivers and Harbors Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, and others;
> Demonstrated experience and strong desire for multi-disciplinary internal collaboration, and proposal development
> Developing strategy and executing local business development efforts for growth
In coordination with Cardno client and practice area leaders:
> Plan and support local marketing activities
> Assist in development and execution of federal, state and local-level business development plans
> Develop winning relationships with local business partners (e.g., small businesses)
> Assist in cultivating a sustainable and growing backlog
> BS/BA Degree; Master's Degree in relevant field preferred (Environmental Studies, Biology, Wildlife Biology, Engineering, Community/Urban Planning, or similar fields.)
>10+ years' experience in the federal sector as a NEPA "seller-doer"
> Professional registration/certification (PE, AICP, PMP, RA, etc) is preferred, but not necessary.
> Demonstrated and enduring experience conducting business within the Pacific region
> Strong relationships with federal clients is required
> Contacts with local state, city/county, education, or industrial/commercial entities in Hawaii/Pacific is desirable
> Proven track record as a high performer who can self-motivate to get results
> Ability to exercise professional discretion and judgement
> Experience in management/leadership positions and training/mentoring staff
> Commitment to Cardno Values (Safety, Integrity, People, Excellence)
> Proven success in leading teams in support of client objectives
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