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Environmental Resources Management Inc Partner, Environmental Consulting for Power Sector and Remed in Chicago, Illinois

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At ERM, we are shaping a sustainable future with the world's leading organizations, including partnering with some of the leading and emerging power and utility companies to plan for, create/develop, and effectively/efficiently operate their traditional and renewable power generation and transmission assets.

We are currently focused on expanding our team to further strengthen our organization?s ability to create and implement innovative solutions that translate to clear and measurable business value for our clients. Consistent with this focus,?ERM?seeks an experienced professional to join our firm as a key client-facing Liability Portfolio Management & Remediation (LPMR) Consultant and a Partner and shareholder in a business with Sustainability at its heart.

We are looking for an established leader who combines strong consulting and business development skills with a solid technical foundation, and a track record of leading high performing teams to sell and deliver world-class services and outcomes. The primary focus areas for this this role will be to foster, expand and leverage a network of excellent client relationships with a focused set of large POWER industry organizations (including regulated utilities) consistent with our growth strategy and trajectory, to drive the continued growth of ERM?s business through recruiting and developing our next generation of leaders, and to further advance our reputation for supporting development of some of the world?s most challenging and complex projects.?We will consider strong candidates in geographies where we have ERM office locations in the Midwest (Chicago, Minneapolis or other key office locations).


ERM?s Liability Portfolio Management & Remediation (LPMR) Technical Community is a leader in using High Resolution Site Characterization to develop Conceptual Site Models that give a full picture of the contamination profile at complex sites, allowing more surgical and cost-effective remedial programs. ERM?s Remediation Management Technical Community applies expertise to address soil and groundwater issues by assessing, selecting and implementing the optimal remediation strategies based on site-specific conditions.? We design the best approach to control human health and environmental risk, sustainability, cost benefit, efficacy of the technology and regulatory approvals.?We are a leader in applying in-situ remediation technologies, including bio, oxidation and thermal treatment.? From risk characterization and asset valuation to the turnkey management of a project, our comprehensive offering helps to reduce risks, minimize impacts, control costs, manage scheduling, and unlock client residual value.?

ERM is structured to encourage collaboration and networking among regional offices, providing opportunities to network with our national technical team and remediation technology experts to share best practices, access the best talent, and partner on consulting opportunities. We are a leading expert in several innovative technologies, including thermal remediation, abiotic reduction, as well as green and sustainable remediation solutions. With a proven track record excelling within complex and challenging project parameters, our outstanding work has led our clients to trust us with their most challenging sites across the globe.


Primary focus on strategic and technical consulting/leadership, delivery of complex and high-profile projects, and direct client engagement/support with the goal of strengthening the partnership we are building with a number of our key client accounts, particularly in the Power sector (both traditional and renewables).? Based on the experience, qualifications, and unique strengths of the successful candidate, this role will include some combination of the following responsibilities:

+ As Partner-in-Charge, lead and manage major remediation/environmental construction programs and projects for ERM?s Power clients, focused primarily on manufactured gas plant (MGP) and coal combustion residual (CCR) projects.?

+ Play a key role in leading and expanding relationships with regional and national power clients working with other senior leaders in the firm to expand specific accounts within the Power sector, including for renewables projects.

+ Build, grow, and manage a high-performance team, serving as a leader and mentor to consultants. Identify emerging talent and work with them to reach their full potential; ensure rising stars are nurtured, developed and given new areas of responsibility.

+ Support the growth and development of ERM?s Liability Portfolio Management & Remediation (LPMR) service area and actively collaborate with colleagues across the globe. Drive innovation within the technical community to stay ahead of client needs and to differentiate ERM in the market.?

+ Work in a collaborative, cross-functional team environment to build ERM?s business, as well as to lead client and technical teams.

+ Meet business financial targets, overall project budget and schedule, client satisfaction/expectations, and internal and contract requirements.

+ Partner with Account Directors to actively