Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site Managers

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Brownfield redevelopment specialists and site managers manage and oversee the cleanup and redevelopment of contaminated properties for commercial, residential, or other uses. They inspect sites, identify environmental damages and contaminants, and make recommendations for remediation. There are approximately 986,000 managers, including brownfield redevelopment specialists and site managers, employed in the United States, according to the Department of Labor.

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Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Duties Inspect sites, assess environmental damages, propose steps and budgets for cleanup and remediation to comply with environmental laws; hire and oversee remediation team; prepare reports for clients
Salary Range $75,000 to $100,000+
Work Environment Indoors/Outdoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Opportunities exist throughout the country
Minimum Education Level
  • Bachelor's Degree
School Subjects
  • Business
  • Earth Science
  • Physics
Experience Three or more years experience
Personality Traits
  • Conventional
  • Problem-Solving
  • Realistic
  • Business Management
  • Organizational
  • Scientific
Certification or Licensing Recommended
Special Requirements None
Employment Prospects Good
Advancement Prospects Good
Outlook About as Fast as the Average
Career Ladder
  • Owner, Brownfield Redevelopment Consultancy
  • Brownfield Redevelopment Specialist and Site Manager
  • Project Coordinator, Brownfield Redevelopment Project