Senior Environmental Professional (Senior Planner)
Montrose Environmental Group Inc.

Sacramento, California

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Are you looking to build a career in the environmental field? Are you passionate about the environment and working collaboratively to improve our environment? If the answer is, "Yes!" then we have an exciting career opportunity for you as Senior Environmental Professional (Senior Planner).

Who are we? We are Environmental Intelligence, a subsidiary of Montrose Environmental Group, the premier environmental services provider.

The Senior Environmental Professional (Planner) directs, coordinates, and exercises functional authority for planning, organizing, controlling, integrating, and completing geological projects within the area of assigned responsibility. This person will gain experience in managing and directing others on project assignments. This position will apply knowledge of job areas typically obtained through advanced education and work experience. Responsibilities may include Managing projects/processes and working independently with limited supervision. Coaching and reviewing the work of team members. Problems faced are difficult and sometimes complex.


Our Senior Environmental Professional (Senior Planner) position is located in Southern CA but can be performed Remotely with CA.

As a key member of the team, this role will be responsible for a full range of activities, including:

  • The Senior Planner maintains positive relationships with clients and public agencies, prepares and reviews documentation, develops project budgets and schedules, prepares proposals, and manages contract compliance.
  • Work directly with clients and regulatory agencies to oversee project compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Perform research, strategic consultation, and preparation of NEPA documents for complex DoD, DOI, and private stakeholder projects.
  • Interact with various members of resource agencies, federal government staff, and private client staff on matters related to land use planning, project description development, NEPA compliance, and other technical issues.
  • Promote a culture of teamwork, engagement, quality service, and customer satisfaction to our public and private clients.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by your supervisor(s).
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Exercise safe work practices by following all Company safety rules and OSHA regulations, including attendance at all required safety training programs.
  • Participate in the company's continuous improvement programs and provide support to team efforts.
  • Keep up-to-date and current on industry trends by completing formal training, reviewing professional publications, and attending professional workshops.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

At Environmental Intelligence (a Montrose Environmental Group Company), we're not just determined to think about a better way forward for environmental services today and down the road - we're committed to making it a reality. Our Principles guide us: We Value Our People, We Value Our Community, We Value Our Clients, We Value Our Shareholders. We care for the well-being of our people and offer:

As a key member of our Montrose team, you can expect:
  • Competitive compensation package: annual salary ranging from $105,000 to $125,000 commensurate with accomplishments, performance, credentials, and geography
  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • 401k with a competitive 4% employer match
  • Mentorship and professional development resources to advance your career
  • Direct exposure to our industry's leading experts who are solving the world's toughest environmental challenges
  • An entrepreneurial environment where you can learn, thrive, and collaborate with talented colleagues
  • Opportunities to engage and contribute in our Diversity, Fairness and Inclusion and Women Empowering Leadership employee resource groups
  • Progressive vacation policies, company holidays and paid parental leave benefits to ensure work/life balance
  • A financial assistance program that supports peers in need, known as the Montrose Foundation
  • Access to attractive student loan rates to optimize your student loan payoff plans

To perform this job successfully, individuals must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


To perform this job successfully, individuals must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform their duties and responsibilities.

MINIMUM Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science/planning or policy, urban planning, or similar from an accredited four-year college
  • 10 years of professional work experience in environmental impact assessment, including demonstrated success in NEPA document preparation for federal agencies
  • Knowledge of project management
  • Ability to work closely with other EI/Montrose Project Managers to promote business interests in compliance with the company's mission, vision, and values
  • Other complimentary experience, such as airspace planning, land development/ entitlements, regulatory permitting, or military range planning is desired.
  • Varied experience completing research and preparing technical reports and agency submittals, data collection, and regulatory documents
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Word and Excel, and ability to use related computer systems and software. GIS experience using ArcMap and other ESRI software is a plus.
  • Ability to work remotely and independently with minimal supervision/direction
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of computer aided software (Microsoft Suite, Google Suite, AutoCAD, ArcGIS, etc.)
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions to present to supervisors
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail
  • The position may involve local travel as needed.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees so classified. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact 949-988-3500 or for assistance.


We are a rapidly growing company that values individual leadership, initiative, and impactful decision-making and provides you with support from talented and knowledgeable colleagues and service providers.

The Environmental Engineering and Consulting team delivers solutions for complex environmental challenges using our regulatory expertise and implementing practical and cost-effective compliance management processes and programs. We address our clients' biggest concerns around permitting, ecoservices, assessment, and remediation.

Our highly trained and experienced engineers and scientists, environmental and remediation specialists, geologists, hydrogeologists, biologists, and environmental compliance specialists work with both public- and private-sector clients, delivering turnkey solutions.

Want to know more about how we can help you take your career to the next level? Visit us at!

Montrose is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Montrose is committed to recruiting and hiring qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. Montrose is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its


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