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Company: Environmental Science Associates (ESA)
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Job Description:

Job DetailsLevel ManagementJob Location Tampa, Orlando, Sarasota - , FLPosition Type Full TimeWho We AreESA is a 100% employee-owned environmental consulting--firm--delivering--work--that matters.We plan, design, permit, mitigate, and restore-for projects across our communities, infrastructure systems, open spaces, and wildlands.--Our scientists, planners, historians, archaeologists, engineers, designers, and technical specialists provide critical thinking, in-depth analyses, and committed follow-through to guide successful policy development and project planning, and deliver enduring multi-objective solutions.At ESA, we believe every employee has a unique combination of knowledge, skills and experience that contributes to our success.We value diversity and inclusion and celebrate the differences that make each of us unique. Our culture is built on mutual respect, recognizing that the collective sum of our individual differences and life experiences fosters our continued success and achievement, for our employee-owners and our clients.Collaborating with colleagues from a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives leads to better solutions and opportunities for everyone. We celebrate the differences-age, color, physical ability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, language, national origin, race, religion, veteran status, and other characteristics-that make each of us unique.Who You AreA geospatial business professional with a minimum of 10 years of professional experience assisting scientists, engineers, surveyors, and other project management professionals in designing, developing, monitoring, and modifying the data/GIS management infrastructure to expedite and enhance data collection, analysis, and reporting with in the AEC industry.You are a Geospatial Services Manager who has significant experience working on a variety of project types, leading or directing complex and/or large geospatial related investigations, technical studies, spatial analyses and tasks.-- Work with airports, public infrastructure, recreation and parks, general and specific plans, and adaptation/resiliency is helpful.You possess excellent oral and presentation skills and are able to present complex technical information understandably and speak persuasively about complex topics and/or high visibility projects to clients, agency staff, teaming partners, other project stakeholders and the general public.You are an effective people manager who proactively identifies and contributes constructively to address broad project or team issues to foster teamwork and inclusion, and can provide mentoring and coaching to more junior staff.What You Will Do for ESAAs a Geospatial Services Manager you will lead or direct the preparation of geospatial data and analysis for environmental deliverables including technical memoranda, biological assessments/evaluations, scientific discipline reports, sections of NEPA, , and state/federal natural resource-related permit applications for complex municipal and private development projects.You will demonstrate a clear understanding of project management principles and practices, meeting financial targets for projects, individuals, and the group. You will be responsible for the development and implementation of operating methods to improve collection, processing, distribution, analysis, reporting, and presentation procedures.Serve as a technical specialist, leveraging expertise to develop technical approach and strategy to address project issues for a wide range of complex geospatial studies or interdisciplinary projects. Experience developing and implementing GIS-based standards is desirable.Consistently demonstrate your solid writing skills, attentive listening skills, and participate in the leadership of our geospatial services related to the successful operation and growth of the practice.Provide mentorship and support for junior staff, including reviewing their work for accuracy and clarity and providing constructive feedback and career development guidance while working on projects together.You will thrive in a fast-paced, challenging environment and be able to manage multiple responsibilities and deadlines, while working on a team or independently.What ESA Will Do for YouJoining ESA means becoming part of a close-knit team of environmental professionals knowing that you have contributed to outstanding projects, improved environmental stewardship, and advanced a more sustainable and resilient future for our communities and wild places.At ESA, we spend our days helping to keep the environment in balance, and we want to help keep your life in balance, too by providing medical, dental & vision insurance (paid at 70% for you AND your family), a 401(k) plan with company match, a performance bonus program, an employee stock ownership program, paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays to name a few.At every stage in your career, we provide opportunities for continued growth, development, and recognition. Whether you want to further your technical expertise, sharpen your business acumen, or help lead the next generation of employee-owners, we want to support you in reaching your career goals. We believe these efforts will not only benefit you, but all ESA colleagues and clients. Specific programs include Tuition Reimbursement, Professional Development Bonuses, and attendance at Conferences.What's Special About Our Geospatial Services TeamOur team supports all of ESA's practice groups, working closely with hydrologists, scientists, and engineers to strategize and solve complex issues while incorporating state-of-the-art technologies. We employ a detailed focus on client and project requirements to ensure cartographic design, visualizations, and geodata tools are valuable as either companion or stand-alone products.From real-time field data tracking to high-quality cartographic maps for environmental reporting to advanced remote sensing and image processing of drone data fed into interactive online applicationswe implement practical and proven solutions to meet end-users' needs.To read about some of the exciting projects we have recently completed check out these links: Custom Application Development and Technology.ESA is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.-- (EOE M/V/F/D)

Keywords: Environmental Science Associates (ESA), Grand Rapids , GIS MANAGER, Executive , Grand Rapids, Michigan

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