Stantec

The Stantec community unites more than 15,000 employees working in over 250 locations. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resource, environmental, and infrastructure projects to life. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Stantec is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

Stantec Williamsburg, VA, USA
Jun 19, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity Stantec is currently seeking a Regulatory Specialist to provide technical support on a variety of projects in the energy sector. This position will be part of Stantec’s Environmental Services team that provides the full range of expertise needed to address a variety of permitting and approval requirements. Our staff members have established excellent working relationships with regulatory agencies throughout the mid-Atlantic, and our regulatory knowledge and scientific expertise allow us to help our clients develop the most effective approach to securing regulatory approvals. Your Key Responsibilities Prepare permit applications, including gathering supporting documentation, coordinating comment response with agencies, database investigations. Provide technical and regulatory support for energy projects in both the pre-project permitting stage and post-approval stage. Perform and summarize searches related to Threatened and Endangered Species, Natural Heritage and Section 106 Cultural Resources. Develop and maintain positive client relationships, including seeking opportunities for new business. Carry out project work within agreed time-frames and on budget. Create technical documents and provide review of technical documents that support regulatory submissions. Support and ensure implementation of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Policies, Procedures, Standards and Guidelines in the execution of all work and coordinate with HSE professionals during the execution of all phases of project planning and implementation. Communicate and collaborate with other Environmental and Regulatory Specialists to ensure consistency in project execution. Participate in team and independent based work. Your Capabilities and Credentials Demonstrated experience with ArcGIS highly desirable. Experienced with electrical transmission and/or alternative energy projects highly desirable. Strong understanding of federal and Virginia state regulations and permitting requirements. Task management experience with strong attention to detail. Demonstrated team player with the ability to work independently and take initiative. Excellent technical writing, organizational, and communications skills. Excellent computer skills including MS Word, Adobe, and Excel. Experienced with NEPA documentation or other environmental planning assessments. Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science or related field. Minimum of 2-5 years’ experience with Section 404/401 permitting, wetland and streams issues, technical reports, and compliance. This description is not a comprehensivelisting of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of theemployee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned ormay be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Independence, IA, USA
Jun 19, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity We are seeking an exceptionally talented and enthusiastic individual with a keen interest in the natural sciences to join our team and advance their career. Responsibilities will include assisting with the coordination and management of environmental permitting, assessment, and/or compliance work related to the Endangered Species Act (ESA), Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA), Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act (BGEPA), National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and various federal and state agency requirements as they pertain to a variety of project types including renewable energy, energy transmission and generation facilities, transportation, and private development projects. Your Key Responsibilities Assisting the Project Lead with the preparation, research, review, and editing of technical documents, such as environmental assessments, environmental impact statements, habitat conservation plans, and environmental and technical reports. Analyzing and summarizing data from wildlife field surveys and habitat assessments for a variety of species, and assisting with field work and collection of field data as needed. Participating in multi-disciplinary environmental assessments Recording, entering, organizing, managing, and analyzing data Writing technical reports for client and regulatory agency review Attending client and regulatory agency meetings and providing recommendations and input. Your Capabilities and Credentials Knowledge of statistical methods and ability to assist with analysis of biological data. Knowledge and/or experience with federal, state, and/or local environmental permitting processes specifically related to endangered species, ESA, MBTA, BGEPA, and/or NEPA. Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word. Ability to work well with others and keep other team members aware of project and client needs. Exceptional oral and written communication, and presentation skills; analytical and creative problem solving skills; and organizational and note-taking skills. Ability to validate and accurately analyze information, and make sound decisions that have considerable business impact. Ability to interface effectively and collaborate with clients, peers, management, and vendors to successfully meet shifting needs. Ability to integrate work across relevant areas, develop the business and services to enhance customer satisfaction and productivity, manage risks and safety appropriately, manage information, and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers. Effectiveness in resource planning, results delivery, and staying current with relevant technology and innovation. Strong ethics, influence and negotiation, leadership, the ability to effectively manage stress and engage in continuous learning. Ability to be customer focused, and understand and appropriately respond to clients’ business needs. Ability to motivate self and others to overcome obstacles and achieve goals. Education and Experience Master of Science Degree (preferred) in natural resources, ecology, wildlife, or related biological field; or a Bachelor of Science Degree with three to five years of relevant experience. Willingness to travel, and the ability to work in the field for long hours in all weather conditions. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Thousand Oaks, California, USA
May 24, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity 3,000 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science. Stantec is currently seeking an Environmental Analyst in the Impact Assessment, Permitting, and Compliance Practice to be based out of our   Thousand Oaks Office.   The work is expected to be primarily office-based but could include some periodic field work and regional travel. Job responsibilities focused on preparing environmental impact analyses, related technical studies and discretionary permit application packages. This position offers the selected individual the ability to apply their technical experience to exciting projects in Southern California as well as professional development opportunities within an established and rapidly growing consulting organization. Your Duties The Environmental Analyst is responsible for overseeing research, fieldwork, impacts analysis, permit assessment, and report preparation. This position is responsible for the following tasks. Responsibilities include: Preparation of environmental constraints analyses. Prepare sections of CEQA/NEPA documents and supporting technical studies. Prepare and file public notices including but not limited to Notices of Preparation, Availability, Completion, Intent to Adopt, and Determination. Prepare for and support public/stakeholder meetings. Prepare responses to comments received during public environmental review. Prepare project permit applications to various federal, state, and local agencies. Compile and manage files for large, complex deliverables. Participation in client and/or agency project meetings. Site visits and participation in field data collection. Assist in preparing proposals. Your Capabilities and Credentials Bachelors degree in Environmental Studies or related field. Minimum 3+ years of experience in environmental consulting, working with a diverse set of client types. Experienced California Environmental Quality Act practitioner. National Environmental Policy Act experience is also preferred. Ability to prepare sections for multiple resource categories. Experience with technical areas such as air quality, greenhouse gas emissions, noise and/or traffic and circulation desired. Specialties in other categories valued. Experience preparing discretionary permit applications to federal, state and/or local agencies. Knowledge of the Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, Clean Air Act, California Department of Fish and Game Code, Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act, California Coastal Act and municipal zoning. Periodic short-term, regional travel expectations. Experience working with a diverse set of project types including energy, transportation, environmental infrastructure, and community development land uses. Well-organized with strong electronic administration skills. Self-motivated, have excellent technical writing and interpersonal communication skills. OSHA Hazwoper 40 certification required or ability to obtain prior to employment. Valid driver's license and good driving record required. Prior to employment this position will require the successful completion of a pre-employment physical and drug screen. Experience (Years)   3 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Redlands, California, USA
May 24, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity 2,500 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science. Your Duties As a Biologist, you will work in a highly dynamic team environment with other biologists/ecologists/water resource specialists, and land planning and regulatory experts. This position will include opportunities for both field and office work; it may also involve field work during construction of projects and implementation of ecosystem restoration projects. In this position, you will be responsible for the contribution and management of multi-disciplinary project teams in all phases of the execution and delivery of siting and licensing of energy production, including renewable energy, and electric and gas transmission projects, as well as natural resource planning and management projects. As a biologist/ecologist, you will oversee and provide expertise in field biology, regulatory strategy, CEQA/NEPA analysis, and permitting strategy. Specific background and expertise should consist of strong botanical, wetland, or wildlife technical expertise, familiarity and experience with regulatory permitting, and project and client management. This position requires coordination with clients, resource agencies, and environmental and technical staff. Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and organizational skills are essential. This role will require overseeing all aspects of project management, biological impact assessment and mitigation strategy development, and preparation and review of biological resources documents. Our   Biologists   : Demonstrate success with research, analysis and reporting. Are self-starting, team-oriented professionals with excellent written and communication skills. Are familiar with review and analysis of scientific data, maps and drawings. Provide support in delivering high quality work products to Stantec’s multi-disciplinary project teams. Have established relationships with clients and regulatory agency staff. Your Capabilities and Credentials Basic Qualifications: Education   : BS or MS degree in Biology, Environmental Science, Ecology or a related field. Years of Experience:   10 to 15 years Must have a good driving record and valid drivers license Prior to employment, this position will require the successful completion of a pre-employment physical and drug screen. Primary Skills: Established relationships with local, state, and federal permitting agencies. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated experience leading and reviewing biological technical reports, environmental impact evaluation, siting reports, and environmental permit applications, including field surveys and reporting, and resource and impact evaluations. Demonstrated experience with the California and Federal Endangered Species Act consultation processes. Demonstrated experience conducting CEQA and NEPA analysis and preparation of associated documentation. Demonstrated experience leading environmental permitting of energy facilities, pipelines, and/or linear infrastructure projects in the western United States including: USACE 404 wetland permitting, CDFW 1600 Agreements and CESA permitting, RWQCB 401 certifications, and other environmental permitting. Demonstrated technical competence and project experience in natural resource fields applicable to commercial (primarily conventional or renewable energy generation/transmission) siting and licensing or environmental permitting of other infrastructure projects. Possess California-specific biology experience (minimum 8 years). Experience with Santa Ana sucker, California Red-legged Frogs, and special-status plants are a plus. Experience with and extensive knowledge of the biota in the California coast, and desert region of the US, with knowledge and experience of state and federal wildlife protection regulations and guidelines for listed species. Experience with the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. Experience with CPUC and/or CEC. Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision making capabilities. Preferred Qualifications: Education   : Master’s degree in Biology, Environmental Science, Ecology or a related field Primary Skills: Possession of Scientific Collecting Permits for species listed under the federal Endangered Species Act and a State of California Scientific Collecting Permit. Wetland delineation training certificate. Experience managing projects, including cost and schedule management, proposal development, and quality. Experience working on construction projects. General understanding of geographic information systems. Ability to direct staff technicians regarding data collection, preparation of figures and maps, and report production. Ability to mentor junior staff and supervise staff. Business development acumen. Experience (Years)   10 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Bellevue, WA, USA
May 24, 2018
Full time
Your Opportunity 3,000 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science. Your Duties As a “seller/doer,” Identify and develop new opportunities, prepare effective technical proposals, and take an active leadership role in the development of new business with new and existing clients. Develop and expand client relationships that generate repeat business. Capitalize on existing client relationships to expand Stantec’s profile and market share in the regional market (through a combination of excellence in technical delivery and business development). Performs various project supports tasks where planning and environmental review (NEPA/SEPA, ESA, Section 106, local/state/federal permitting, 4(f), 6(f), etc,) involvement is required or requested on major, complex projects. Directs environmental technical aspects of multiple and large-scale planning projects and teams. Direct and coordinate and review environmental technical work performed by other project team members. Performs quality checks to ensure client requirements are met. Coordinates with local/state/federal agencies, tribes and the public as requested by clients. Responsible for significant portions of presentations and public facilitation. Prepares scopes of work, fee proposals and respond to RFP’s. Establishes and maintains relationships with existing and potential new clients. Oversee the work of less experienced staff. Your Capabilities and Credentials 10 years of environmental planning and permitting experience successfully coordinating and managing document preparation and environmental permitting. Experience with a variety of land uses is preferred. Experience with urban land development, oil and gas, power generation, infrastructure (transportation, water, wastewater), and/or renewable energy is desired. A Bachelor’s degree in planning, natural resources, environmental science, biological science, ecology, or related field with a Master’s degree preferred. Proven business development experience for large programs/contracts and client relationships supported by repeat business, including established contacts in the Pacific Northwest Positive outlook, collaborative, and driven by the success of Stantec. Must have a good driving record and valid driver’s license. Prior to employment with Stantec the candidate must successfully pass a physical and drug/alcohol screening. Experience (Years)   10 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com