Cardno

We are an ASX-listed professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.
The Cardno team is comprised of leading professionals who plan, design, manage and deliver sustainable projects and community programs. Our diverse skills and experience allow us to offer integrated services in ten market sectors to clients both locally and across the globe.

Our vision... is to be a world leader in the provision of professional services to improve the physical and social environment. 

Cardno is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer
EEO/AA/M/F/V/D

Cardno Glendale, CA, USA
Oct 03, 2018
Full time
Cardno is seeking a staff or senior staff scientist to assist a multidisciplinary team of accomplished environmental scientists, including engineers, biologists, ecologists, archeologists, and planners on a variety of projects in Southern California out of our Glendale, California office. Primary duties include review of utility projects for potential environmental impacts and collaboration with a large interdisciplinary team of scientists to complete clearances on a timely basis. Job Description: Cardno is seeking Wildlife biologists for our Glendale, CA office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: > Obtain clearance through client background check to access online system (upon employment) > Comply with all Cardno and client policies including those related to safety, anti-harassment, and drug use > Review client requests for environmental clearance to ensure they provide adequate information > Conduct desktop reviews for environmental clearance work and ensure proper reviews and/or surveys are completed by Cardno staff or subcontractors according to client schedule > Engagement in the process and willingness to identify process improvements to provide added value to our client Basic Qualifications : > Two to five years of consulting experience > Bachelor degree (or higher) in biology, ecology, environmental studies or related field > Excellent oral and written communication > Outgoing personality to network with Cardno and subcontractor staff > Strongly proficient in computer software including Excel, MS word, and various Cardno and client systems > Strong quantitative skills > Self-motivated; strong initiative > Solid time management and follow-through skills, with the ability to simultaneously work on and manage multiple tasks/projects with tight deadlines > Willingness to travel and work in a variety of field conditions within California > Must be physically fit and able to navigate rugged conditions on foot (day and night surveys may be required) Preferred Qualifications : > GIS (Arc View) > Experience with desktop analysis for determination of field survey needs for projects > Field survey experience including for wildlife/ plant species/ wetlands * Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening. Equal Opportunity statement for US based applicants ONLY Cardno has a long standing policy of Equal Opportunity in employment. Our practice is to fill positions by selecting applicants who can perform the work in a competent and professional manner. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. At any time, if you need an accommodation during the application process, please contact Human Resources.  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Cardno Grand Haven, MI, USA
Oct 03, 2018
Part time
Join Cardno’s Restoration Services team in Grand Haven, MI to play an integral role in implementing project work in the ecological restoration management field. Projects will involve field labor, technical work, and/or supervision of field crews. Job Description: Cardno is currently seeking Restoration Field Technicians in our Grand Haven, MI office to implement project work in the ecological restoration management field. Projects will involve field labor, technical work, and/or supervision of field crews. A typical work day consists of 8-10 hours of in-the-field physical labor although, in accordance with the requirements of specific assignments, may include irregular hours. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: > Implementing restoration project work at the ground level under the direction of a Field Supervisor and/or Project Manager > Native planting, seeding, erosion control installation, herbicide application, prescribed fire or any other activities necessary with field implementation of ecological restoration projects > Accurate documentation of daily field activities and organization of materials > Compliance with all company and client safety requirements > Adherence to corporate policies, operate through the proper management channels, and act in the best interest of the company   Basic Qualifications : > Associate’s or Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences (Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, Biology, Fisheries, Forestry) ‐ or equivalent experience > Ability to traverse wet and/or rugged terrain in diverse, sometimes inclement, weather conditions while carrying up to 50 lbs. > Experience in native and invasive species plant identification > Experience operating basic hand tools and smaller equipment such as backpack sprayers, augers, chainsaws, and/or brushcutters > Ability to work in a collaborative team environment > Availability and willingness to travel overnight for multiple days per week, occasionally more than a week, and adaptable to schedule changes upon short notice - work related travel expenses are covered by the company > Must be able to work in an environment where safety is at the forefront of all operations > Technicians will be required to obtain Commercial Pesticide Applicator's Certifications in Categories 5.0 and 6.0 > Valid Driver's License with the ability to drive a company vehicle and an acceptable motor vehicle record Desired Qualifications : > Experience operating large equipment such as ATVs/UTVs, tractors, chippers, and/ or skid steers > Experience with herbicide handling, application, and application equipment > Knowledge and/or experience in ecological restoration techniques > Experience in map reading, GIS, and/or operating a GPS > Standard First Aid, CPR, and/or Red Card > Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus Equal Opportunity statement for US based applicants ONLY Cardno has a long standing policy of Equal Opportunity in employment. Our practice is to fill positions by selecting applicants who can perform the work in a competent and professional manner. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. At any time, if you need an accommodation during the application process, please contact Human Resources.  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Cardno Monee, IL, USA
Sep 25, 2018
Full time
Join Cardno’s Science and Environment team to play an integral role in conducting surveys for bats and other wildlife, using acoustic survey techniques, mist-netting, radio-telemetry studies, and mortality monitoring for a variety of projects in the continental U.S. Job Description: Cardno is seeking a Bat Biologist to work within our Science and Environment Division. This position will conduct surveys for bats and other wildlife, using acoustic survey techniques, mist-netting, radio-telemetry studies, and mortality monitoring for a variety of projects in the continental U.S. The successful candidate will conduct fieldwork, manage field teams, and prepare survey reports. Ideal candidate would be in possession of a valid federal permit or have the ability to obtain Section 10a permits for multiple listed species. Valid State Scientific Collectors permits in the Midwest and Southeast region would also be beneficial. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: > Use of topographic maps, aerial photographs, GPS units, and other maps and tools to determine exact locations of project areas, habitat types, and associated landforms > Conduct acoustic surveys and analysis > Deploy and maintain acoustic equipment > Conduct mist net surveys > Deploy and maintain mist net sets > Identification of bats to species level > Radio telemetry > Emergence counts > Report writing including NEPA studies Minimum Qualifications: > Current federal permit, listing Myotis sodalis, and the ability to obtain State Scientific Collectors permits > Must have relevant wildlife biology coursework and experience required to obtain federal permit > Must be able to work independently and interact positively with project managers, land owners, and other technicians > Willingness to work outdoors in a variety of locations and conditions > Flexible work hours during long work weeks that my switch from days to nights unexpectedly > Valid driver’s license required > Bilingual capabilities (Spanish) a plus * Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Cardno Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 25, 2018
Full time
Join Cardno’s Science and Environment team in Sacramento, CA to play an integral role in providing environmental consulting services with specialties in natural resources, cultural resources, environmental permitting and compliance and environmental liability. Job Description: Cardno is seeking an Environmental Scientist with a strong CEQA and permitting background to work with a multidisciplinary team on a variety of water projects related to water rights, hydro relicensing and water transfers in San Francisco Bay Area or Sacramento, California and the western United States. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: > Writing and editing clear, accurate, and defensible environmental documents in compliance with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regulations, the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and permit applications (401, 404, 1600) > Project or task management > Coordinating environmental technical studies > Coordinate closely with internal and external project teams to ensure milestones are achieved > Preparing general and technical sections of project reports > Maintain positive client relationships Basic Qualifications : > Bachelor's Degree in environmental science or a closely related field > 3-10 years of relevant professional experience working on projects that involve NEPA/CEQA compliance and permitting > Knowledge of CEQA/NEPA process requirements and implementation > Knowledge of pertinent environmental regulations (401, 1600 and 404) > Experience working on natural resource or hydro-electric facility projects > Experience working on FERC hydro relicensing projects > Strong business/client orientation > Excellent oral and written communication skills > Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint > Strong business/client orientation > Detail Oriented, Team player > Ability to periodically travel to field sites and other Cardno offices throughout the U.S. up to 15% * Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening. Cardno is a professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. EEO/AA/M/F/V/D Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Cardno Sacramento, CA, USA
Sep 25, 2018
Full time
Join Cardno’s Science and Environment team in Sacramento, California to work with a multidisciplinary team of accomplished aquatic biologists, ecologists, water quality modelers, engineers, and planners on a variety of projects. Job Description: Responsibilities include but are not limited to: >  Technical data analyses for aquatic reports, including hydrology analyses > Technical report writing including impact evaluations > Lead field surveys to support various aquatic studies including: fish surveys (also other aquatic species), instream flow/hydrology, water temperature, general water quality > Presentations with clients and stakeholders Basic Qualifications : > Bachelors with relevant experience, Masters or PhD degree in fish biology, aquatic ecology, or environmental science/engineering or related science > 2 - 10 years of relevant experience > Excellent technical report writing > Strong quantitative skills, and strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel > General knowledge of Northern California watersheds and the California Bay-Delta > General knowledge of anadromous species/ water resources/ water quality > Experience/ability to collect field data (e.g., fisheries, water quality, hydraulics/hydrology) > Ability to travel Desired Qualifications : > Knowledge of regulatory compliance requirements for NEPA/CEQA, ESA, Clean Water Act, etc. > Experience with instream flow modeling > Ability to work well independently and with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team > Self-motivated with strong initiative > Creative, resourceful, and detail oriented > Positive and energetic attitude Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com