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Director, Sustainability

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Date: Oct 31, 2022

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 75402 

Job Category: Environmental 

Location: Houston, TX, United States 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Our Environment & Sustainability team provides our clients with expertise in climate change, environmental assessment & management, noise & vibration, social impact management, sustainable development design, and water resources. With your help, we can build extraordinary things that co-exist, and benefit local communities and habitats.


Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated, entrepreneurial Director, Sustainability to join the Environmental & Sustainability team in the United States. Location is flexible and travel should be expected.


Everything has an environmental footprint. Knowledge of our clients’ processes and business helps us seize strategic opportunities and mitigate project risks. Our Environment & Sustainability team provides our clients with expertise in Climate Change, Environmental Assessment & Management, Site Assessment and Remediation, Noise & Vibration, Social Impact Management, Sustainable Development Design, and Water Resources. If a career rooted in positive environmental change and sustainability inspires you, join our innovative Environment & Sustainability team today!  


As the successful candidate, you will:  

  • Grow our sustainability consulting practice in the United States 
  • Lead client engagements including writing sustainability reports, responding ESG related ratings, setting sustainability goals, conducting benchmarking and auditing.
  • Provide technical and peer review support for client deliverables 
  • Identify and develop Sustainability related business opportunities 
  • Work collaboratively with the global Environmental, engineering and project teams liaising and supporting global peers 
  • Recruit, develop and support Hatch’s people


You bring to the role:  

  • Post-Secondary education in sustainability, environmental engineering, engineering science, environmental science and/or related discipline 
  • Minimum 15 years' experience in sustainability, sustainable construction, environmental management, assessments, etc.
  • Demonstrated business development and client engagement experience 
  • Deep knowledge of the Environment and Sustainability market and clients in the United States
  • Willingness for both domestic and international travel as work requires 
  • Demonstrated success in leading and developing highly successful teams
  • Ability to lead, mentor and inspire teams 
  • Effective open communication and presentation style with the ability to plan and deliver best in class high quality deliverables 
  • In-depth understanding of environmental legislation 





Why join us?

What we offer you?


  • Develop innovation partnerships
  • Private employee-owned company
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally
  • You can develop and grow our sustainability practice in the United States

We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.


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