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Environmental Project Manager

Rockland, Massachusetts, United States
July 05, 2018

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With over sixteen years of progressive experience in the environmental industry and a broad range of technical and management experience in environmental sciences, due diligence, and remediation, my objective is to secure a position in an environmental and engineering consulting firm to provide technical expertise and support in environmental and geosciences consulting. Having a technical background in environmental chemistry and microbiology, I possess expertise in site investigation and assessment, remediation, enhanced and monitored natural attenuation, risk assessment, and regulatory negotiation for cost effective technical solutions at remedial sites. I have unique experience in domestic and international environmental remediation and due diligence with experience in commercial real estate transactions, and mergers and acquisitions consulting for Fortune 500 capital companies, lending institutions, and private equity investment clients. I also have expertise providing cause and origin investigations, and claims management and oversight for the insurance industry. Areas of Expertise

Performing all aspects of Phase I & II Environmental Site Assessments;

Underground and Aboveground Storage Tank (USTs and ASTs) Closure;

Design and implementation of subsurface and hydrogeologic field studies;

Forensic soil and groundwater sampling for source identification;

Design and implementation of indoor air and sub-slab soil vapor surveys to evaluate upward migration of impacted soil and groundwater vapors;

Site characterization, remedial investigation and remediation design and planning;

Design and implementation of engineered soil, groundwater and soil vapor remedial systems;

Monitored and enhanced natural attenuation of organic and inorganic impacted groundwater including chlorinated solvents, petroleum hydrocarbons and hexavalent chromium;

Remedial excavation and structural support to access impacted soil;

Human health risk characterizations and sensitive receptor surveys;

Implementation of investigation and remedial action at CERCLA and State/Local-regulated sites;

Development of domestic and international environmental consulting partnerships; and

Development and implementation of private and public sector marketing plans. Career History

2017 - Present Nova Consulting Group, Inc.

(Professional Associate)

As a Professional Associate, I am contracted on a project specific and as-needed basis for the performance of Phase I Environmental Site Assessments in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New Jersey. I am responsible for all aspects of the Assessments including: geographic, geological and hydrological research; regulatory database research for subject properties and vicinity properties; historical research for subject properties and abutting properties; municipal and regulatory research; site inspections; limited asbestos and lead-based paint sampling; preparation of property drawings; and, report preparation. Property types for the Assessments include: multi-family residential properties; commercial office and research and development properties; and, multi-tenant commercial retail properties. 2015-2016 CHA Consulting, Inc., Norwell, Massachusetts

(Scientist IV)

As Scientist IV, I was responsible for managing investigation and remediation projects at residential fuel sites, dry cleaning facilities, and various commercial sites; data tabulation, review and analysis; and, preparation of regulatory submittals pursuant to the Massachusetts Contingency Joseph Dinan 47 Millbrook Drive

Rockland, Massachusetts 02370


Telephone: 617-***-****

Mr. Joseph Dinan

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Plan (MCP). Management responsibilities included task/staff and contractor management; budget review and preparation; and, preparation of client proposals. MCP submittals included: Phase I, II, III and IV Comprehensive Assessment reports; Permanent Solution Statements with and without Conditions; Remedial Monitoring Reports; Immediate Response Action (IRA) Plans, IRA Status Reports and IRA Completion Reports.

2009-2015 AEGIS Engineering Services, Inc. Rockland, Massachusetts

(Project Manager)

As an insurance claims project manager I was responsible for the investigation, oversight and management of environmental insurance claims associated with releases of fuel oil and hazardous materials. Specialties include claim investigation, loss evaluation, damage assessment, feasibility analysis for remedial alternatives, oversight and cost-to-cure determination, subrogation support, and serving as an expert witness for sites located throughout New England, New York, and New Jersey. I maintain a working knowledge of state and federal environmental regulations/policies, and relevant oil burner equipment and tank installation regulations/guidelines pursuant to the NFPA, NORA and EPA.

Field services provided include: inspections, cause and origin investigations, interviews for procurement of information; due diligence research; oversight for investigation and remedial activities; coordination and review of metallurgical evaluations; and, field services management. I also provided additional client support through contract review; regular communications with stakeholders and their contractors; invoice review; and budget tracking. In addition to management of oil and hazardous materials release claim management, I also provided consulting support for asbestos abatement/management, lead paint abatement/management, and child lead poisoning claims. I also provided engineering consulting support services to evaluate cause and origin of appliance failures, heating system failures, home freeze-ups and water damage, potable supply well failures, septic system failures, and earth movement.

2006-2009 VERTEX Environmental Services, Inc. Weymouth, Massachusetts

(Project Manager 2006-08; International Division Manager 2008-09) As Project Manager for VERTEX, I was responsible for the management and completion of Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments in various U.S. states and Mexico, desktop peer report reviews, asbestos and lead paint surveys, third party consultation, underground storage tank closures, soil and soil gas remediation, groundwater monitoring, site redevelopment consulting, and regulatory closure petitions and interaction. Projects managed and completed were predominantly located in Massachusetts, California and Mexico; however I also managed and completed projects in Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin. During this time period, I developed strong working knowledge of the Massachusetts Contingency Plan, California state regulations and Mexican regulations. I was also responsible for client management, senior technical report review, budget development and proposal writing, remedial cost forecasting, and sales and marketing. As International Division Manager, my responsibilities included the aforementioned Project Manager responsibilities as well as training global staff, maintaining staff billability/utilization, international client management, and senior technical report review ensuring internal and client protocol/standards. During the period as International Division Manager, I conducted several training and marketing meetings with domestic and international clients that included PowerPoint presentations describing technical services, example projects, regulatory process resources, risk management education, scope of work development and lessons learned. Projects managed as the Mr. Joseph Dinan

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International Division Manager were located throughout the United States, Latin America, Canada, Asia and Europe.

2001-2006 Stellar Environmental Solutions, Inc. Berkeley, California

(Sr. Environmental Scientist)

As Senior Environmental Scientist, I provided technical support in data acquisition/reduction and report preparation related to hazardous waste characterizations, remediation and environmental assessments. During this time period, I completed more than 100 ASTM-compliant Phase I Environmental Site Assessments in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area for a wide variety of private and public sector clients, including: construction storage yards; semi-conductor manufacturing facilities; electronics assembly facilities; automobile and engine repair shops; gas stations; apartment complexes and multi-family buildings; commercial/office buildings; storage warehouses; biomedical research facilities; plating facilities; and undeveloped/agricultural land. Training under my principals, I developed expertise in the following areas of field work: soil, soil vapor and groundwater sampling; geologic logging per the Unified Soil Classification System; groundwater monitoring and remediation well installation and decommissioning; remedial system construction, startup, operation and maintenance (including bioventing, SVE, and groundwater treatment); contaminated soil excavation; injection of remedial compounds including Regenesis ORCTM, HRCTM and MRCTM; and waste profiling, management and disposal. I also served as Senior Environmental Scientist/Assistant Project Manager for numerous Phase II environmental assessments, underground storage tank closures, remedial investigations, site monitoring events and environmental impact studies. Concurrent with project responsibilities, I obtained working knowledge of local, state and federal hazardous materials/waste regulations and guidelines. I also supported principals in the development of public and private sector marketing plans, and completed proposal writing tasks.


B.S. (Cum Laude) Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology, Minor in Soil Chemistry University of Massachusetts, College of Food and Natural Resources (Amherst), 2000 Certifications

Forty Hour HAZWOPER Training 29CFR, Part 1910.120 (Dec-2000) and Eight Hour Recertification (Annually) Accredited Asbestos Inspector (Title II Toxic Substances Control Act, 15 U.S.C. 2646) Certified Lead-Safe Renovator (40 CFR Part 745.225)

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