Regulatory Specialist

Updated January 7, 2019

Princeton Hydro, LLC is seeking a full-time Regulatory Specialist for our Natural Resources Department to be located in our Ringoes, New Jersey office for immediate hire.  The ideal candidate will be a resourceful, team player whom is skilled in regulatory compliance for local, county, state, and federal agencies the Mid-Atlantic and New England Regions. Experience with permitting and state and federal environmental regulations are required.  Job responsibilities include:

  • Prepare detailed permit applications for local, state, and federal agencies for natural resource and water resource related projects;
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on site, corporate, and regulatory requirements;
  • Delivering proposals or obtain records from local or state agencies such as the NJ Department of Environmental Protection;
  • Work closely with, be mentored by, and effectively communicate with technical staff;
  • Professionally interact with sub-consultants, clients, and contractors;
  • Generate memos, emails, submission materials, and reports as directed;
  • Represent the firm in client meetings and take detailed minutes on the progress;
  • Any tasks or efforts as directed by the Senior Project Manager.
  • B.S. or M.S. in Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Environmental Policy, Environmental Planning or equivalent degree from an accredited University;
  • Possess willingness to learn, be mentored, and develop professionally;
  • Ability to work well as a part of a team while moving tasks forward independently;
  • Detailed-oriented, organized, and self-motivated;
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and spoken;
  • Experience working with state, federal, and nonprofit clients;
  • Superior organization skills and dedication to completing projects in a timely manner; and
  • Proficient in MS Office – including Word, Excel, Power Point and Project (experience with macros and pivot tables is preferred).

desired qualification, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE 
  •  Experience with NEPA environmental assessment (EA) and environmental impact statement (EIS), and

  • Knowledge of NEPA, Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, Coastal Zone Management Act, MS4 Compliance, Endangered Species Act, etc.; and

  • Experience working with agencies at all levels of government such as USACE, USEPA, NJDEP, NJDOT, FERC, NYSDEC, NYCDES, PDEP, CTDEEP, MDE, etc.

The level of experience can vary, but the person must be willing to live our firm’s core values of 1) integrity, 2) creativity, 3) endeavoring to be the best, 4) fostering human potential, 5) a positive working atmosphere, 6) Quality, and 7) safety.   We offer a base salary commensurate with experience, health insurance, 401K retirement, and paid vacations. To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter with the subject line “Regulatory Specialist” to  by January 30, 2019.