Wildlife Biologist/Regulatory Specialist
Located in Monterey, EMC Planning Group Inc. has provided award-winning land use planning, resource assessment, design, land use entitlement, and environmental services to both public and private clients for over 38 years. A detailed description of the services we provide, our company culture, and sample projects can be found at our website: www.emcplanning.com.
We are currently seeking a wildlife biologist to provide consulting services on a wide variety of projects throughout coastal and central California. Duties will include CEQA/NEPA biological resource impact analyses and technical reports, general biological field surveys, focused surveys/habitat assessments for special-status wildlife species, jurisdictional wetland and waterway delineation, and regulatory agency coordination/permitting/compliance support.
Qualifications for the position include a B.S. or B.A. in biology, ecology, natural sciences, or another relevant field; a Master’s degree is preferred. The candidate must have a minimum of three to five years of experience biological impact assessment. CEQA compliance experience is required.
We are looking for a biologist with clear and concise technical writing competency, proven project management and budget tracking abilities, strong proposal preparation/client interaction and marketing skills, regulatory agency permitting knowledge, extensive field experience with wildlife species found in coastal and central California, patience, flexibility, and enthusiasm. The ideal candidate will possess advanced computer skills, habitat mapping and GPS capability, and private biological consulting experience. We are looking for a team player with a professional attitude and cooperative communication style. Mitigation site planning, permitting, and monitoring experience are a plus.
For consideration, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Position and salary DOE. Position available immediately in Monterey, California.