Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site Managers
SOC: 11-9199.11

Description:

Plan and direct cleanup and redevelopment of contaminated properties for reuse. Does not include properties sufficiently contaminated to qualify as Superfund sites.


National Salary Information:

Hourly Statistics:

Annual Statistics:

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data.


Alternate Titles:

  • Brownfield and Economic Development Director
  • Brownfield Program Coordinator
  • Brownfield Redevelopment Site Manager
  • Brownfield Redevelopment Specialist
  • Business Development Manager
  • Chief of Planning
  • Contaminated Land Consultant
  • Contamination Consultant
  • Corridor Redevelopment Manager
  • Deputy Commissioner
  • Director
  • Director of Development
  • Environmental Management Specialist
  • Environmental Program Manager
  • Environmental Remediation Consultant
  • Environmental Remediation Engineer
  • Environmental Remediation Specialist
  • Grounds Restoration Specialist
  • Manager
  • Manager, Division of Environmental Quality
  • Redevelopment Manager
  • Redevelopment Specialist
  • Remedial Project Manager
  • Remediation Bioanalytics Consultant
  • Remediation Consultant
  • Sediment Remediation Consultant
  • Senior Environmental Practice Leader
  • Urban Redevelopment Specialist


  • Job Zone Four: Considerable Preparation Needed

    Experience:

    A considerable amount of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, an accountant must complete four years of college and work for several years in accounting to be considered qualified.

    Education:

    Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not.

    Job Training:

    Employees in these occupations usually need several years of work-related experience, on-the-job training, and/or vocational training.


    Required Skills:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Active Listening
  • Writing
  • Speaking
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Critical Thinking
  • Active Learning
  • Learning Strategies
  • Monitoring
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Coordination
  • Persuasion
  • Negotiation
  • Instructing
  • Service Orientation
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Operations Analysis
  • Technology Design
  • Equipment Selection
  • Programming
  • Operation Monitoring
  • Operation and Control
  • Troubleshooting
  • Quality Control Analysis
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Systems Analysis
  • Systems Evaluation
  • Time Management
  • Management of Financial Resources
  • Management of Material Resources
  • Management of Personnel Resources

  • Knowledge Used:

  • Administration and Management
  • Clerical
  • Economics and Accounting
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Personnel and Human Resources
  • Production and Processing
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Design
  • Building and Construction
  • Mechanical
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Psychology
  • Sociology and Anthropology
  • Geography
  • Education and Training
  • English Language
  • Foreign Language
  • History and Archeology
  • Philosophy and Theology
  • Public Safety and Security
  • Law and Government
  • Telecommunications
  • Communications and Media
  • Transportation


  • Tasks:

  • Review or evaluate environmental remediation project proposals.
  • Review or evaluate designs for contaminant treatment or disposal facilities.
  • Provide training on hazardous material or waste cleanup procedures and technologies.
  • Provide expert witness testimony on issues such as soil, air, or water contamination and associated cleanup measures.
  • Prepare reports or presentations to communicate brownfield redevelopment needs, status, or progress.
  • Negotiate contracts for services or materials needed for environmental remediation.
  • Prepare and submit permit applications for demolition, cleanup, remediation, or construction projects.
  • Maintain records of decisions, actions, and progress related to environmental redevelopment projects.
  • Inspect sites to assess environmental damage or monitor cleanup progress.
  • Plan or implement brownfield redevelopment projects to ensure safety, quality, and compliance with applicable standards or requirements.
  • Identify environmental contamination sources.
  • Estimate costs for environmental cleanup and remediation of land redevelopment projects.
  • Develop or implement plans for revegetation of brownfield sites.
  • Design or implement plans for surface or ground water remediation.
  • Design or implement plans for structural demolition and debris removal.
  • Design or implement measures to improve the water, air, and soil quality of military test sites, abandoned mine land, or other contaminated sites.
  • Design or conduct environmental restoration studies.
  • Coordinate the disposal of hazardous waste.
  • Coordinate on-site activities for environmental cleanup or remediation projects to ensure compliance with environmental laws, standards, regulations, or other requirements.
  • Conduct quantitative risk assessments for human health, environmental, or other risks.
  • Conduct feasibility or cost-benefit studies for environmental remediation projects.
  • Develop or implement plans for the sustainable regeneration of brownfield sites to ensure regeneration of a wider area by providing environmental protection or economic and social benefits.

  • Tools & Technology:

  • Computer data input scanners
  • Desktop computers
  • Digital cameras
  • Global positioning system GPS receivers
  • Laptop computers
  • Laser facsimile machines
  • Multi-line telephone systems
  • Personal computers
  • Photocopying equipment
  • Subcentimeter global positioning system GPS units
  • Calendar management software
  • ESRI ArcGIS software
  • ESRI ArcMap
  • ESRI ArcView
  • Maptek Vulcan
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Word
  • MineSight software
  • Web browser software


  • management


    industry stats

    SOC: 11-0000

    Total Employed: 6,936,990

    Average Annual Salary: $115,020