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Job Title: Environmental Sr. Project Manager – Birmingham, AL

Reports to: Director of Environmental Remediation

FLSA Status: Exempt

Bhate ( is seeking to fill a position for an Environmental Sr. Project Manager in Birmingham, AL. As a Sr. Project Manager, you will lead and manage complex environmental projects from start to finish. You will be responsible for managing teams, projects, and delivering quality results. A position at Bhate offers excellent benefits, advancement opportunities and mentorship; plus, a lively and flexible environment to enrich your career.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Environmental Sr. Project Manager will support investigation, characterization, and remediation work at contaminated sites, to include CERCLA, RCRA, or other properties.
  • The candidate will report directly to the program manager and be required to manage staff and subcontractors on environmental projects; to include fieldwork oversight and management, environmental document development and preparation, management of project budgets, and proposal development.
  • Specific attention will be required of the project manager to ensure deliverables are completed on time and to high quality standards.
  • Travel and field work may be required on various projects in the US and internationally, with travel up to 25% of the time with field mobilizations averaging two weeks.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Effective oral and written communication skills, including technical writing and Microsoft office software.
  • Creative problem-solving skills.
  • Working knowledge of environmental sampling, boring logging, O&M of remediation systems, groundwater monitoring wells placement and installation, and other environmental activities.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects or issues simultaneously.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology or applicable Engineering.
  • 10 years’ experience with environmental characterization or remediation work; 5 or more managing tasks or projects.
  • Team leadership and management skills with attention to; quality, time management, efficiency, and mentoring.
  • Advanced technical writing skills.
  • Capable of writing technical environmental documents.
  • Proven experience managing projects; directing and overseeing work by others to meet quality and time standards.
  • Experience working with the Federal Government, e.g., DoD, EPA, or USACE


Candidates should have strong geologic or environmental background, with proven experience solving problems, working alone or with a team, time management of self and others, and positive and collaborative work performance. The candidate will be required to travel, with field mobilizations averaging two to three weeks and be physically capable of performing environmental sampling or other activities. The Environmental Sr. Project Manager will have proven experience running quality environmental projects within budget and on time, experience mentoring and managing direct reports, and a working knowledge of Federal Government environmental project requirements.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional registration in area of discipline, e.g., PE, PG, PMP.
  • Capable of performing physical field work.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a valid US Passport and travel internationally.
  • Must be capable of accessing Department of Defense properties based upon a background check.
  • Must have or be able to obtain OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER training, CPR and Adult First Aid.
  • Candidate preferably in Birmingham, AL.


  • Environmental characterization or remediation work: 10 years (Required)
  • Managing tasks or projects: 5 years (Required)

Job Type: Full Time

Competitive compensation and benefits are available and will be determined based on related experience and knowledge.

Bhate is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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