Senior Environmental Manager

Arlington, VA, USA or Remote

Full-Time

About the Role:

The Company
Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Energix Renewables is a leading independent power producer that develops, constructs, owns and operates solar energy projects in Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Kentucky.
Energix Renewables is a subsidiary of an Israeli publicly traded company, Energix – Renewable Energies Ltd. (TASE: ENRG). With operations in Israel, Poland, and the United States, the Energix group of companies has brought online nearly 500MW, with a pipeline of more than 6.5GW, leading the “green revolution” in the energy sector with its innovative solar and wind energy generation projects.

The Role
The Environmental Manager may be based in our Arlington, Virginia headquarters or can be remote. If a remote team member, then you will be required to be present in the Arlington office at least once a month. In this role you will manage the environmental aspects of project development for a portfolio of the company’s projects, including coordination within the company, working with environmental consultants and local, state, and federal agencies. The primary objective is to work with the Origination, Development, Engineering and Construction teams across the full project life cycle to bring projects through financing, into construction, and ultimately to successful commercial operation.
This role reports to the Director of Development.

The Senior Environmental Manager has the following duties and responsibilities:


· Gather relevant desktop and field data from third party consultants as required and/or as appropriate in order to analyze potential environmental impacts of a project (included but not limited to wetlands, cultural, threatened, and endangered species)
· Manage applications for environmental permits for projects in the development phase (local, state, and federal) and ensure compliance with issued development permits
· Provide support for applications for environmental permits for engineering and construction (local, state, and federal)
· Work with external environmental consultants, localities, and government agencies to secure abovementioned permits
· Support Merger and Acquisitions Teams in performing environmental due diligence for prospective project acquisition opportunities
· Support Origination Team in performing environmental due diligence to identify early red flags for prospective project leads
· Ensure appropriate documentation related to environmental permits and permit conditions are maintained and stored in relevant document storage area.
· Acting as subject matter expert to provide support to Zoning Permitting Managers during zoning permitting

Desired Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, & Expertise:

We are looking for someone with a combination of the following knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience. If you meet at least 70% of the items below, we want to talk to you!
· Bachelor or master’s degree in related field (Environmental Science or Engineering)
· Minimum 5 years’ experience with a focus on environmental permitting; familiarity with
PBR preferred
· Familiarity with Virginia environmental regulations and permits is required
· Project and/or case management skills, including managing and prioritizing multiple projects and deadlines
· Intermediate to expert skills in Microsoft Office, Excel
· Strong technical communication skills for complex project reports and regulatory agency submittals

Soft Skills:
· Attention to detail and highly organized
· Adaptability and flexibility to manage deadline pressure, ambiguity, and change;
· Independent thinker able to thrive in a fast paced, dynamic environment
· Proven ability to produce error-free work under deadline
· Team player with strong initiative, intrinsically motivated, works autonomously


To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume to careers@energixrenewables.com, quoting reference - Senior Environmental Manager.