Anchor QEA

  • 720 Olive Way, Seattle, WA 98101, United States

3 job(s) at Anchor QEA

Anchor QEA Bellingham, WA or Portland, OR
Nov 26, 2016
Full time
Anchor QEA, an environmental science and engineering consulting firm, is seeking a full-time environmental planner in either its Bellingham, Washington or Portland, Oregon offices. We are seeking an employee with a background in planning along with biological or ecological research to perform environmental review work for riverine, coastal, wetland and/or transportation projects. Specific responsibilities include: analysis of project environmental impacts and mitigation measures for projects; generating and coordinating the production of environmental assessment documents in compliance with SEPA and/or NEPA; ; preparing environmental permit applications for federal, state and local regulatory agencies; interfacing with clients and the public; and participating in proposals for new work. The position may also require some travel to participate in public meetings or site visits. The Environmental Planner will have 1 to 3 years of experience supporting or conducting regulatory and biological, ecological, or similar research; developing and reviewing project plans, status reports, and deliverables; assisting in preparing permit applications and other technical documents; and QA/QC and reviewing documents. The successful candidate will have demonstrated familiarity and/or experience with many or all of the following permitting processes: US Army Corps of Engineers Section 10 and 404 permits, WDFW Hydraulic Project Approvals, Dept. of Ecology NPDES, Section 401 water quality certifications and CZMA certifications, Dept. of Natural Resources Aquatic Use Authorizations and Forest Practices permits, city and county Shoreline Substantial Development Permits, zoning and critical areas compliance, and an understanding of SEPA and NEPA. Familiarity with both NEPA and State of Oregon permitting and regulatory authorities including DSL, DEQ, and state and local agencies in Oregon will also demonstrate suitable familiarity with applicable permitting processes. Bachelor’s degree in a related field is required, Masters preferred. Strong writing and effective verbal communication skills are required, and a writing sample shall be included as part of the interview process. The ability to adapt to changing priorities, work in teams, and to work independently are all a must. Anchor QEA employs more than 360 highly motivated people in offices around the United States. Our people are our most valuable resource, and we are committed to fostering a work environment that is conducive to the personal and professional growth of each employee. This is accomplished through a company philosophy that combines teamwork, open communication, shared benefits, participation in the life of the company, shared opportunities, and job sculpting. We all strive to contribute to a friendly, supportive, and fun work environment.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.
Anchor QEA Columbia, MD, United States
Nov 26, 2016
Full time
Anchor QEA is seeking a full-time Technical Editor/Project Assistant in its Columbia, MD office. We are an environmental science and engineering consulting firm committed to providing our clients with exceptional quality and service. The role of Technical Editor/Project Assistant is a direct extension of this commitment and frequently involves editing and producing deliverables, coordinating document and project schedules, and providing critical support to marketing efforts. If you thrive in a collaborative environment and enjoy working with language, our Product Delivery team would love to hear from you.Position OverviewWe offer editing support to technical staff on a wide array of content, including environmental reports, letters and memoranda, marketing proposals, permitting documents, engineering specifications, and client presentations.While assisting in the development, organization, and finalization of deliverables, we edit for clarity, accuracy, tone, completeness, and consistency. We also add quality in document design, ensuring that our products adhere to formatting standards and brand guidelines.We coordinate among project teams, which entails communicating details about work schedules and task responsibilities.We frequently produce print and electronic deliverables and oversee delivery, which can involve interacting with clients, mailing and courier services, and external print vendors.Our role includes project-related administrative support, such as file management, team correspondence, meeting facilitation, and workload planning.We provide general logistical support for the office assisting with deliveries, travel arrangements, and planning various events.Desired QualificationsAt least 3 years of professional editing experience (preferably in the architectural/engineering consulting industry)Bachelor’s degreeExcellent time management skills, attention to detail, and the capacity to prioritize among multiple tasks with competing deadlinesAbility to work well independently and collaborativelyStrong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skillsProficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Adobe Acrobat (experience with InDesign, Photoshop, and SharePoint is a plus)Anchor QEA employs more than 350 highly motivated people in offices around the United States. Our people are our most valuable resource, and we are committed to fostering a work environment that is conducive to the personal and professional growth of each employee. This is accomplished through a company philosophy that combines teamwork, open communication, shared benefits, participation in the life of the company, shared opportunities, and job sculpting. We all strive to contribute to a friendly, supportive, and fun work environment.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.
Anchor QEA Wenatchee or Stevenson, Washington, or Portland, Oregon. Location in other offices throughout the Pacific Northwest is negotiable.
Nov 26, 2016
Full time
Anchor QEA, an environmental science and engineering consulting firm, is seeking a full-time Natural Resource Scientist for its office in Wenatchee or Stevenson, Washington, or Portland, Oregon. Location in other offices throughout the Pacific Northwest is negotiable. The Natural Resource Scientist will support a broad range of fisheries and aquatic species investigations including population and behavioral assessments, telemetry studies, interpreting the effects of anthropogenic and environmental habitat change on aquatic species, and conducting other analyses to support client needs.The successful candidate will have a strong technical skillset in fisheries or aquatic science and the proven ability to frame and analyze problems to provide answers or solutions. Additionally, excellent writing skills and the ability to conduct data analysis are required. This expertise may be derived from academic or professional experience or a combination thereof.Although not required, experience in any of the following subject areas is desired:Acoustic or radio telemetry studiesHatchery evaluationsPassive Integrated Transponder (PIT) tag analysesImplementing field studiesThe geographic scope of work will be focused mainly on the Columbia River Basin but may also include other locations throughout the country as needed. Frequent travel and/or work outdoors may be required. The position and opportunity is expected to grow with the interest and aptitude of the incumbent.This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in an environmental science, biology, statistics, or a related field. Master’s degree is preferred. In addition, the Natural Resource Scientist typically has a minimum of 5 years of professional experience. Applicable educational experience may substitute for some of the professional experience requirement.Anchor QEA employs more than 360 highly motivated people in offices around the United States. Our people are our most valuable resource, and we are committed to fostering a work environment that is conducive to the personal and professional growth of each employee. This is accomplished through a company philosophy that combines teamwork, open communication, shared benefits, participation in the life of the company, shared opportunities, and job sculpting. We all strive to contribute to a friendly, supportive, and fun work environment.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.