Sacramento, California

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized Aerospace and Defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to domestic and international markets. We are a leading provider in both the solid and liquid propulsion market areas, as well as the number one provider in the tactical segment area of solid propulsion. From the first space programs to Orion, NASA's launch vehicle to carry humans to the moon, Mars, and beyond, Aerojet Rocketdyne is the leader in innovation. Visit our website at for more information on how our employees Power the Future.

Aerojet Rocketdyne seeks a Senior Manager, Envrionmental Remediation.

Management of environmental remediation projects and developing long-range remedial solutions to environmental investigations and property assessments to reduce environmental risks and protect company assets. Senior Manager is responsible for the successful investigation, remedial project design, and implementation pursuant to regulatory agency and/or company direction on matters with significant legal and financial implications to the Company.

This person will be responsible for the project management and oversight of:
  • Responses and solutions related to CERCLA, RCRA corrective action, and hazardous waste treatment unit investigations, closures, and reporting with regulatory agencies and third parties to minimize regulatory impact and compliance issues
  • Remediation solutions that minimize regulatory impact and compliance damages related to real estate development
  • A broad portfolio of corporate legacy sites in various stages of investigation and remediation as well as sites with multiple parties, cost allocations, and responsible party coordination committees
  • Negotiations with regulatory agencies and management of compliance with applicable orders, agency directives, and permits.
  • Financial assurance obligations for portfolio of sites
Position will require up to 10% travel and management of environmental projects at multiple locations.

What we can offer you:

Inspiring Company Culture - Our people support each other and work together to leave an indelible impact on our nation's aerospace and defense legacy. Read more about our culture: Careers | Aerojet Rocketdyne

Rest and Relaxation - 3 weeks of vacation to start plus separate sick allowance. 9/80 schedule providing for longer weekends. Annual week-long holiday company closure, plus company paid holidays.

Comprehensive Health Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Accounts, and Wellness

Prepare for the Future - 401(k) with company match

Professional Development - Tuition assistance program, Employee recognition program, and Leadership development program

Employee Resource Groups - Local and Enterprise employee-led volunteer groups to create community, awareness, impact, and to support a culture where everyone belongs.

This position may be filled at this level or one level higher.
Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)
50% - Manage projects to achieve cost and schedule commitments to Annual Plan using multi-disciplinary team of internal/external professionals and contractors integrating responses with internal stakeholders including finance, legal, operations and risk management.

20% - Prepare and maintain accurate financial documentation, including budget projections, environmental liability reserve amounts consistent with accounting guidance, including Sarbanes Oxley, and development of project cost/benefit analyses to support business decisions.

10% - Work with other organization staff and management team to develop strategic direction for remediation and implementation of environmental related projects and/or litigation support.

10% - Integrate and monitor internal and external SH&E programs and requirements into the remediation programs including job hazard analyses.

10% - Present technical information to public and regulatory agencies in writing and in public forums.
Bachelor's degree in engineering, hydrogeology, geology or another appropriate discipline and fourteen (14) years of directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Demonstrated leadership and project management skills, including the ability to budget, plan, organize, coordinate, direct and control the activities of the assigned organization for multiples projects at one time. Knowledge of environmental liability recognition and reporting requirements for publically traded companies.

Current 40 HAZWOPER preferred.

Professional Engineer or Certified Professional Geologist designation desirable.

Requires U.S. Citizenship or status as a U.S. Person. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.

Work Environment/Physical Requirements:

Employees in this position must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Requires the ability to travel by air and auto, including travel by auto. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.

Additional Requirements: May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, respiratory protection, and shop coat. May require the ability to respond to emergency events in accordance with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 (HAZWOPER). Requires ability to participate and/or manage emergency response, in accordance with AR site Emergency Response Plan(s). Ability to work in field on uneven terrain in extreme environments as much as 25% of job. Extreme environments, including heat (>100 degrees F), cold (

Pay range for this position:144,500 - 212,166 per year Note about pay range:Pay range for this job level is a general guideline only for California and/or Washington State and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

Sacramento, California

Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic systems, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. is a leading technology-based manufacturer of aerospace and defense products and systems with a real estate segment that includes activities related to the entitlement, sale, and leasing of the company's excess real estate assets. At Aerojet Rocketdyne, we work on projects that are substantial enough to be challenging, yet focused in objective, so your individual contribution is never lost in the process. We stress a strong ethical workplace, both in relation to the work we do and the sense of fairness that is extended to all employees, regardless of background. We believe that a primary reason for Aerojet Rocketdyne's success is our focus on honesty, safety, respect for others, quality and accountability. These priorities are the framework for everything we do at Aerojet Rocketdyne and allow us to continue to produce the quality products and technologies for which we are known. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne and Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. can be obtained by visiting the companies'​ websites at and at

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