As a Marine Biologist working for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, you will serve as a senior technical specialist in marine ecology, providing authoritative information on matters pertaining to marine/coastal ecology, biology, and other environmental sciences, and environmental laws, regulations, and policies particularly pertaining to dredging and dredge material disposal issues. Additionally, you will:
- Prepare/manage the preparation of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents (EA/EIS); Clean Water Act evaluations; Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act documents; Water Quality Certification applications; Coastal Zone Management (CZM) consistency determinations; Endangered Species Act Biological Assessments; and Essential Fish Habitat (EFH) determinations.
- Conduct ecological studies on marine and estuarine aquatic systems, coastal dunes, beaches, and wetlands, and other habitats relative to civil works dredging and other projects in New England.
- Conduct modeling to assess project environmental effects.
- Design, implement, and direct field surveys and monitoring studies using either in-house resources or through contract scopes of work and delivery orders.
- Communicate technical environmental information orally and in writing to project delivery teams and stakeholders throughout the project development process.
Closes Monday 5/1/2017
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