Wetland Ecologist

  • Princeton Hydro
  • NJ-31, Ringoes, NJ, United States
  • Mar 12, 2017
Full time Biology/Ecology Wetlands/Coastlines/Floodpains

Job Description

Princeton Hydro, LLC seeks a qualified mid-level Wetland Ecologist for our Ringoes, New Jersey office.

Candidates should have 3 to 5 years of experience with wetland permitting and delineation. Candidates should, at a minimum, possess a Bachelor of Science in ecology, biology, soil science or another related environmental science. Candidates are expected to be able to delineate wetlands in accordance with both the Corps and Federal Manual, prepare permit applications and environmental impact assessments, and possess a strong knowledge of wetland plant communities.

Other desirable skills include the ability to perform endangered and threatened species surveys for either plants or animals, an understanding of wetland functional assessment, the ability to do water budgets or a strong understanding of ecological risk assessment. Certification as a Professional Wetland Scientist by the Society of Wetland Scientists is a plus.  

MINIMUM EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor of Science in natural resources, ecology, biology, soil science or related science
  • 3 to 5 years of experience with wetland permitting and delineation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to produce high quality   written reports and oral presentations at hearings
  • Demonstrated experience in wetland ecology, federal and state permitting, impact assessment, environmental planning, biological inventories and wetland restoration
  • Construction oversight and permit compliance monitoring
  • Work both independently and as a key component of our team
  • Willingness to perform various field work activities as described above
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.

Princeton Hydro, LLC is an award winning water resources consulting firm that specializes in all areas of water and wetland resource management and geotechnical engineering.  Since 1998, Princeton Hydro, LLC. has provided unparalleled consulting services in the assessment, restoration, and management of our important natural resources. The expertise of our highly experienced staff is reflected in our ability to deliver innovative, comprehensive ecosystem-based solutions.  Princeton Hydro has offices in NJ, PA, CT, and MD. The company provides ecological, environmental, and engineering services in the private, commercial and government sectors within the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. 

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Job Level

Mid-level

Sector

Consulting