Senior Environmental Project Manager - Atlanta, GA

Position: Senior Environmental Project Manager
Location: Dunwoody, GA (Hybrid)

Job Type: Full Time
Hours/Week: 40
Number of Openings: 1

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Geology, Hydrogeology, Engineering or Environmental Science from an accredited university
  • 7+ years or more of Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) and site investigation experience
  • Experience with Georgia Environmental Protection Division Land Protection Branch 
  • Experience with underground storage tank projects
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office


  • Ideal candidate will possess a Georgia Professional Geologist license, with additional accreditation in South Carolina and Texas being highly desirable.
  • 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER training
  • 7+ years of Geology, Hydrogeology, Engineering or related environmental experience
  • Direct experience with hydrogeological investigations, monitoring/sampling all media, regulatory compliance, and waste management 
  • Existing client base of industrial, financial institutions, developers, and attorneys
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Practical ability to analyze field and technical data, perform research, demonstrate technical knowledge, and solve problems

Job Description:

AKT Peerless is seeking a dynamic individual to contribute to the delivery of comprehensive environmental assessment and remediation services. In this role, you will collaborate within a multi-disciplinary team, operating within a hybrid framework.

Expectations Include:

  • Conducting Phase I ESAs to ASTM or higher standards
  • Conducting Phase II ESAs
  • Managing/overseeing hydrogeological investigations
  • Interpretation of analytical data using spreadsheets and databases
  • Understanding due diligence 
  • Demonstrating full knowledge of each project’s status and goals
  • Performing tasks across multiple disciplines to bring about successful project completion
  • Providing quality environmental services
  • Managing and responding to client’s expectations and project objectives
  • Other duties not listed may also apply

Work Environment:

At AKT Peerless, we believe that a supportive and enriching work environment is the foundation for success. As a member of our team, you’ll have access to opportunities for training, mentoring, and career advancement. The culture at AKT Peerless revolves around our people, environment, and communities, fostering involvement in employee social events and community volunteering. We cultivate a teamwork atmosphere and take pride in delivering high-quality services to our clients. Joining our team means being part of a collaborative environment that values open communication, shared insights, and collective problem-solving. Our organizational culture recognizes the importance of a flexible work-life balance, prioritizing the well-being of our team members by offering flexibility to meet both personal and professional commitments.

Company Overview:

Established in 1989, AKT Peerless is a leading provider of comprehensive environmental and economic development services. With a strategic expansion that includes 12 offices across 6 states, our growth is attributed to a carefully selected, multi-disciplinary team dedicated to delivering high-quality consulting. We prioritize cost management, quality work product, responsiveness, and project finality to address the primary concerns of our clients.

Our team’s expertise in regulatory compliance, environmental management, and redevelopment ensures the successful completion of complex projects. Our extensive client base encompasses over 110 state and local governmental agencies, 50 financial institutions, thousands of private entities, and several non-profit organizations.

Our services extend to environmental due diligence, hydrogeological investigations, remediation, brownfield redevelopment, vapor intrusion investigations and mitigation, engineering controls for abandoned landfills, and industrial hygiene services (asbestos, lead-based paint, mold) for municipalities, school districts, and private clients nationwide.