Site Assessment Project Manager (Closed)

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Program: Los Angeles Unified School District –
Office of Environmental, Health, & Safety (OEHS)
Positions: One (1)
Salary: $96.0K to $120.0K annual, depending upon experience

• Review and coordinate work conducted by environmental site assessment Master Services Agreement (MSA) contractors in the areas of:
o Initial screening of proposed school sites
o Phase I Environmental Site Assessment
o Soils Disposition Evaluation (Compliance with Specification 01440)
o Health/Safety risk assessment
o Preliminary Environmental Assessment
o Remedial Investigation / Feasibility Study
o Public Participation Plan
• Preparation and implementation of Removal Action Workplans / Remedial Action Plans
• Assist in contract development, and oversight of remediation contractors
• Establish and maintain project budgets and schedules pertaining to environmental investigations and remediation efforts.
• Provide technical advice to OEHS Management in terms of oversight of environmental site assessment contractors as well as contractor budget and schedule control.
• Prepare and coordinate the environmental review process for individual projects with the Facilities Services Division (“Facilities”) requirements for:
o Project scheduling
o Budgeting
o School design and construction
o Emergency response
o Waste disposal
o Demolition
• Provide oversight of site investigation and clean-up activities for General & Bond-funded construction projects as well as for existing school environment activities
• Provide technical input on soils remediation projects that require shoring to attain target clean up depths or to provide technical support to Asset Management staff in obtaining compensation
• Oversees groundwater remediation projects
• Reviews soil sampling plans and soil sampling reports; creates reports for determination of waste classifications for export of soil from existing schools
• Makes recommendations regarding feasibility of remediation and/or mitigation and establishes priorities
• Prepares scope of work proposals; selects and supervises consultants and monitors their field work, making sure that proper work and environment protocols are followed
• Monitors project budgets; sets up work authorization for scopes of work; checks and approves invoices
• Provides technical oversight of investigations and remediation of leaking underground storage tank sites
• Oversee O&M Agreements and land use covenants that are required by the DTSC to maintain the health and safety of school occupants where environmental conditions have adversely affected schools and facilities

General supervision is received from the Director of Office of Environmental Health & Safety (OEHS) or other higher level administrator. General supervision is exercised over technical employees and other related staff involved with remediation projects


Required Experience:
10 years full time paid experience in management of environmental investigations and remediation conducted under the direction of the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) or comparable regulatory agency.

Required Education:
• Graduation from a recognized college or university with a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Geology, Engineering or related field
• Site investigation and remedial strategies; federal, state and local environmental regulations; Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), Regional Water Quality Control Board (RWQCB) and South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) protocols.

Preferred Licenses and Certificates:
• A valid California Registered Professional Geologist license from the CA Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists
• Prefer a Certified Hydrogeologist

Deadline to submit resume: Tuesday September 22, 2015 @ 12:00 noon
Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements:
Subject line: LAUSD Site Assessment Project Manager
Approximate Processing Time:

Shortlist: Week of 10/5/15
Interview: Week of 10/12/15
Selection Notification: Week of 10/26/15