Hart & Hickman

Hart & Hickman

Hart & Hickman

Hart & Hickman PC is an environmental consulting firm serving clients throughout the Southeast US. Our well-trained engineers, geologists, scientists, and regulatory specialists provide unrivaled technical expertise, innovative solutions and exceptional quality, backed by expert senior review. We deliver Smarter Environmental Solutions to reduce your environmental liability and costs based on your project-specific needs and objectives.

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2923 South Tryon Street, Suite 100 , Charlotte , North Carolina 28203 USA
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Business Type:
Consulting firm
Industry Type:
Soil and Groundwater Consulting and Engineering
Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)
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Hart & Hickman, PC is a North Carolina-based environmental engineering and consulting firm established in 1995, providing services to clients throughout the Southeast US.  The firm’s shareholders Steve Hart, Bruce Hickman, Matt Bramblett, and Christie Zawtocki are recognized experts in the environmental field.  Hart & Hickman’s tag line Smarter Environmental Solutions describes the innovative, project-specific solutions we provide to corporations and government entities we serve.  Our goal is to ensure the solutions we derive for your environmental challenges fit your specific needs and objectives.

Technical Excellence
Our tag line Smarter Environmental Solutions echoes what we hear from our clients about what distinguishes our firm.  We are driven by science and engineering expertise, custom-fit to our client's unique and specific project needs, and combined with rigorous quality control.   Our well-trained geologists, engineers, scientists, and regulatory specialists offer innovative environmental solutions and strategies backed by expert senior review.

Exceptional Commitment
Hart & Hickman doesn’t just claim to provide responsiveness and value beyond our clients’ expectations, we measure it.  Hart & Hickman surveys our clients annually through an independent survey firm which preserves the client’s anonymity if they desire, thereby assuring more open and honest feedback.  Client testimonials provided throughout our website attest to our success in excelling in this management principle.   The feedback we have received has resulted in multiple Customer Satisfaction Awards that we are grateful to receive.

Continuous Improvement
Hart & Hickman is driven to continually improve in the areas of developing technical expertise, leadership development, communications, client service, team building, financial management, and community service.  In pursuing continuous improvement, our reputation as a uniquely skilled source of Smarter Environmental Solutions grows.  Many large firms, in their mandates to grow, leave technical excellence and quality in the dust behind them, fostering a consulting culture void of these principles.  Our goal at Hart & Hickman is to grow at the pace which allows us to maintain the values that our clients have come to appreciate and expect.

Appreciation for our Staff
Hart & Hickman strives to demonstrate in many ways our appreciation for the talents and commitment of our staff, and the success they have lead the firm to.   This includes company-sponsored outings, team-building events, promotional awards, achievement awards, company cookouts, and profit-sharing.

Shared Leadership
The firm’s management team is made up of the shareholders in the firm, senior project managers, and key administrative staff.  The responsibility, workload, and decision-making is shared.  At the next level of leadership development, our off-site strategic retreats include accomplished mid-level staff.  Our objective is to ensure the next generation of Hart & Hickman’s leaders is being groomed in all aspects of our culture and business.

Empowered Employees
The technical and leadership development programs we have in place provide opportunities for our staff to grow in areas of interest and take on greater responsibilities early, with solid senior backup.  Using the principles of situational leadership, our goal is to build experience, expertise, and confidence at a pace that best serves our employees and clients.

Hart & Hickman provides environmental consulting services to a wide range of clients. We are proud of the enduring relationships we have built with our clients by listening to their needs and developing technically-sound, cost-effective solutions. Please choose one of the Client sectors from the pull-down list above to learn more about how Hart & Hickman can partner with you to solve your environmental challenges.

To measure our success in serving our client’s needs, we survey our clients regularly through an independent survey firm which preserves the client’s anonymity if they choose, thereby assuring more open and honest feedback. Client testimonials provided here and throughout our website attest to our success in excelling in this management principle, as do the Client Satisfaction awards that Hart & Hickman has won routinely

Hart & Hickman's mission is to provide unrivaled environmental consulting expertise in order to foster enduring, mutually beneficial partnerships with our clients, all at a value and responsiveness beyond what can be obtained elsewhere. It is through this partnership that we provide Smarter Environmental Solutions - expertise and innovation custom-fit to our clients project-specific needs, backed by expert senior review and rigorous quality control.

Hart & Hickman is excited that you are interested in joining our team.  We are a North Carolina based environmental consulting firm with an excellent reputation for technical expertise, innovative solutions, and exceptional quality in our field execution, work products and reports.  The Charlotte Business Journal’s listing of revenues for environmental consulting practices shows that we are 50% larger than our nearest Charlotte competitor, which means we offer you exceptional opportunities for career development and growth.  Our diverse client base, exceptional client loyalty, and repeated Fast 50 awards also demonstrate we are a financially stable and successful practice that you can count on throughout your career.

Our Culture
Our culture is modeled by our many talented professionals who are excited to be working with a firm of such good reputation and who get excited about finding innovative solutions to our clients’ environmental challenges.  It is through that excitement that they perform the highest quality field work, that they dig into the analytical data to interpret what it really means for the client, and that they work with our contractors as a collaborative team to ensure our work is completed on schedule and at the highest quality.

What Do We Offer?
We offer a dynamic work place working with a diverse range of projects and clients.  You will be afforded the opportunity to work on technically challenging projects in a wide range of regulatory programs including CERCLA, RCRA, REC, DSCA, Brownfields, UST, and others.  We have many registered professionals available to answer questions, work side-by-side, and  help you direct your career growth.  And importantly, we maintain a vibrant work place, sponsor fun company outings, and participate in numerous children's charities.

What Do We Ask of You?
We seek out professionals with a solid academic background and a passion for technical excellence, quality and client service.   Our team looks for candidates with a focused commitment to their work and a desire to expand and challenge their technical abilities every day.  It is also imperative that our staff bring a fun, energetic approach to work and business interactions, and support and encourage their peers.