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Career Brownfield Site Manager

  1. 1. Brownfield Site Manager October 30, 2007
  2. 2. What is it? <ul><li>Brownfields are abandoned, idled, or under-used industrial and commercial facilities where expansion or redevelopment is complicated by real or perceived environmental contaminations. </li></ul><ul><li>Contaminated Water </li></ul><ul><li>Contaminated Soil </li></ul><ul><li>Sites of Old Factories </li></ul>
  3. 3. What do you do? <ul><li>A Brownfield site manager is a </li></ul><ul><li>real estate developer who </li></ul><ul><li>understands and handles all aspects </li></ul><ul><li>of Brownfield cleanup.” </li></ul><ul><li>- Stephen Villavaso, co-director </li></ul><ul><li>Brownfields Initiatives </li></ul><ul><li>Other duties as well…. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Getting Started <ul><li>School: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bachelor's or master’s degree in environmental management, land use planning, or urban planning, with coursework in real estate and business. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Helpful </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Work with real estate firms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Work with financial institutions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Prior experience with community </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>outreach programs </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Job Opportunities <ul><li>Public vs. Private </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Aspiring managers can either work for a private company or a government organization. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Problem </li></ul><ul><ul><li>work opportunities rise and fall with the housing market. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New government regulations can have an effect on managers. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>i.e. knowing the rules for complex government grants and subsidies </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Pittsburgh, PA <ul><li>In Homestead, Pennsylvania </li></ul><ul><li>In Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood </li></ul><ul><li>In Southside, Pittsburgh </li></ul><ul><li>In Hazelwood </li></ul><ul><li>In Herr's Island </li></ul>
  7. 7. Centro Astriano Hospital Tampa, Florida
  8. 8. New York <ul><li>Old Factory from mid- 1800’s- 1980’s </li></ul><ul><li>Waterfront Park </li></ul>
  9. 9. Richmond, VA <ul><li>Right here in Richmond there have been successes! </li></ul><ul><li>An old armory polluted ground with lead and mercury </li></ul><ul><li>Whitehall-Robins applied for grant to clean it up. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>They wanted to build a </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>100,000 square foot </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>pharmaceutical lab. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. National Brownfield Association <ul><li>www.brownfieldassociation.org </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Becoming a member gets you… </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Continued education and training </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>News for upcoming events </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Access to Brownfield database </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>You can know where the nearest Brownfields are to you </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  11. 11. S alary <ul><li>Entry-level position: ~$50,000- $60,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Median annual income: ~$70,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Top salaries: ~$120,000 or more </li></ul><ul><li>Hard to get into because of the various backgrounds you need. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(Business/ ‘Environmental Studies/Management’) </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Why I chose this career… <ul><li>Interested in cleaning up environment </li></ul><ul><li>Have always been interested in real estate </li></ul><ul><li>Why not combined the two and make career out of it! </li></ul>

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