Environmental Planner

Epsilon Associates is seeking a full-time entry-level or mid-level Environmental Planner to support our planning practice.

ABOUT EPSILON

Epsilon Associates, a strategic environmental permitting, consulting and engineering firm based in Maynard, Massachusetts, is seeking an entry-level or mid-level Environmental Planner.

Epsilon one of the best known and most respected environmental consulting firms in the Northeast. Epsilon’s client base includes major commercial real estate, institutional, energy, and residential developers, as well as public agencies. As a mid-sized firm, we are large enough to support our team members professionally and personally, and small enough to keep our focus on project successes and client satisfaction. Epsilon is privately held by its Principals, who are experts in their fields and work side-by-side with staff of all levels on complex, high-profile projects.

Epsilon offers the opportunity to participate in a range of challenging, high-profile projects, helping our clients make innovative and forward-thinking improvements to the built environment.

A recipient of a Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Award for Business Excellence, Epsilon has also been recognized twice as one of the Boston Business Journal’s Fifty Best Places to Work. For additional information on the firm, visit www.epsilonassociates.com.

POSITION SUMMARY

  • Epsilon Associates is seeking a full-time planner to support our planning practice. The primary duties are to research and prepare environmental review documents for agency and public review under the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act, Boston’s Article 80 regulations (i.e., City environmental review), and the Massachusetts Waterways Regulations (Chapter 91). The work is both individual and collaborative and the successful candidate will be one that can work well with their fellow employees, clients, and review agencies.

Important areas of knowledge and interest may include urban planning, sustainable development, greenhouse gas emissions, and climate change resiliency/adaptation.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

The successful candidate will have a degree in environmental planning, environmental science, urban planning, or a related field; a Masters degree is preferred, but not required. Knowledge and working experience with local, state, or federal environmental laws, regulations, and policies is also desirable. This position requires the ability to work cooperatively as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Excellent written and oral communication skills are required, as well as problem solving, and attention to detail.

Please provide a resume, cover letter, and unofficial transcript, along with your availability for a start date.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR THE JOB

The Candidate must:

  • work on a computer for extended periods of time;
  • be able to travel via car, for an extended period of time.

WORKING CONDITIONS IN WHICH THE DUTIES ARE PERFORMED

Epsilon maintains a professional office located in a historic mill in Maynard, MA. Office space is recently renovated, clean, quiet, and friendly. At this time, due to COVID, the office is open on a limited basis. Company employees are currently working remotely, which is well supported by company technology and infrastructure.

Our team members enjoy regular opportunities for professional growth, a relaxed and flexible work environment, a competitive base salary, a 401k plan with a generous company match, profit sharing, an annual performance bonus program, and a full benefits package.

Epsilon is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. We ensure a workplace that support and encourages creativity, professional growth and a company culture that promotes diversity, inclusion and overall employee health and well-being. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

Please send your letter of interest and resume to

Ms. Karen Roth

Epsilon Associates, Inc.

3 Mill & Main Place, Suite 250

Maynard, MA 01754

(or e-mail to kroth@epsilonassociates.com)

No phone calls please.

Epsilon Associates, Inc. is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer

Applicants must have all necessary paperwork to work in the USA.