Posted 7 months ago

W. L. French Excavating (WLF) is one of New England’s leading construction and environmental firms. We are looking for an Environmental Project Manager, ideally with a soil management background, to work collaboratively in a fast-paced construction environment. This is a newly created position resulting from the company’s growth over the past several years.

The Environmental Project Manager’s role will involve the day-to-day planning and logistics of multi-stream waste management on some of the region’s largest excavation, remediation, and soil disposal projects.

What You’ll Do:

  • Review and interpret soil and groundwater analytical data
  • Prepare proposals for transportation and disposal of soils and construction waste
  • Prepare and manage daily scheduling logistics with dispatch team and clients
  • Sample, characterize and profile soils and construction waste for clients
  • Prepare disposal packages for facility approval
  • Knowledge of state environmental regulations (MA, NH, ME, VT, CT) and federal regulations (EPA / RCRA / TSCA)
  • Technical writing and preparation of materials for team meetings and internal or external presentations with trade and or industry group memberships
  • Manage financial aspects of projects, including expense/cost tracking, and billing, to ensure job profitability
  • The position will be approximately 90% in our North Billerica office and 10% in the field

Skills & Requirements: 

  • Preferred – 3 years + experience in Environmental Project Management or an Environmental Consulting Background, including soils management and remediation
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent client relationship management and development skills
  • Strong software knowledge to include proficiency in MS 365 Office Suite: MS Word, Excel, MS Office, One Note, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Excellent multitasking and organizational skills
  • Ability to react quickly and professionally to resolve issues in a fast-changing environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in related field

Great to have: 

  • CHMM Certification, OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPPER, Current OSHA 8-hour refresher

About Us:

  • Named one of Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work in 2020
  • Best-in-Class, industry leader
  • Contributor to large, high profile construction projects in Massachusetts
  • A family-based company culture with a paramount focus on employee well-being and safety

In 2019, W. L. French Excavating Corporation opened their brand-new state-of-the-art facilities that reflect the caring and enthusiasm leadership has for the employees. Amenities include an onsite fitness center, outdoor patio seating, collaborative office space, a warm environment, and most of all – great people!

WLF is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • North Billerica, MA 01862: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location

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