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Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site Managers - 11-9199.11

O*NET-SOC Description

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

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Brownfield Program Director
  • Brownfield Program Manager
  • Brownfield Redevelopment Coordinator
  • Brownfields Practice Leader
  • Brownfields Program Coordinator
  • Brownfields Program Manager
  • Environmental Practice Leader
  • Environmental Program Manager
  • Environmental Quality Division Manager
  • Environmental Quality Specialist

SOC Occupation Groups

11-0000 Management Occupations
11-9000 Other Management Occupations
11-9190 Miscellaneous Managers
11-9199.00 Managers, All Other
11-9199.11 Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site Managers

Related Occupations


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

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise others on legal or regulatory compliance matters.
  • Analyze data to determine project feasibility.
  • Analyze risks to minimize losses or damages.
  • Coordinate operational activities.
  • Develop environmental remediation or protection plans.
  • Dispose of hazardous materials.
  • Estimate green project costs.
  • Evaluate environmental or sustainability projects.
  • Identify environmental concerns.
  • Implement organizational process or policy changes.
  • Inspect condition or functioning of facilities or equipment.
  • Maintain operational records for green energy processes or other environmentally-sustainable activities.
  • Manage environmental sustainability projects.
  • Negotiate contracts for environmental remediation, green energy, or renewable resources.
  • Plan environmental research.
  • Prepare forms or applications.
  • Prepare operational progress or status reports.
  • Prepare proposals or grant applications to obtain project funding.
  • Train employees on environmental awareness, conservation, or safety topics.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Environmental Engineering Management Officer (Marine Corps - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Environmental Health Officer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Hazardous Material/Hazardous Waste (HM/HW) Officer (Marine Corps - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Hazardous Material/Hazardous Waste (HM/HW) Staff Noncommissioned Officer/Noncommissioned Officer (Marine Corps - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Hazardous-Waste Management Specialist