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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.

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Stantec North Charleston, SC, United States
Sep 13, 2017
Full time
With experienced and talented staff, Stantec’s South Carolina offices are experiencing rapid growth. We are looking for a mid-level Environmental Scientist to join our North Charleston, SC office to help fuel that growth by providing environmental support for clients in the transportation, electric transmission, and other business sectors for projects in the Southeastern US. Clients, include the South Carolina Department of Transportation, local City and County Governments, and others.   The Charleston area offers attractive neighborhoods with a variety of cultural and recreational venues in one of the most desirable locations in the country.  Your Duties: Coordinate with various team partners including clients, regulatory/resource agencies, local governments Assist with technical studies and ecological resource assessments such as wetland delineations, habitat assessments, rare species and wildlife investigations, and other natural resource surveys. Prepare state and federal wetland permit applications. Conduct environmental permit compliance reviews of active construction projects, documenting construction activities and compliance with permit conditions and other project environmental commitments, and advising on implementation of erosion controls and appropriate construction sequencing. Assist in the preparation of NEPA documentation including environmental impact statements (EISs), Environmental Assessments (EAs), Categorical Exclusions (CEs)   Perform research, conduct environmental analyses (field and desktop), develop recommendations, and assist in the preparation of technical reports under NEPA. Provide quality assurance and quality control for all final products to ensure technical accurateness and regulatory compliance. Prepare proposals and cost estimates for clients, and support other business development activities conducted in the region. Your Capabilities and Credentials: Bachelor’s degree in science or engineering. Minimum of 3-7 years of professional consulting experience demonstrating progressive responsibility. Technical skills and education in soil science, botany, ecology, and wetland science. Minimum of 3 years of experience delineating wetlands in SC and/or elsewhere in the Southeast.  This position will require travel. Experience with SC permitting, NEPA document preparation, and State/Federal/Local permitting. Interest in assisting in business development for transportation or other projects in the southeast region. Minimum of 2 years of experience providing environmental services to the transportation sector, with experience conducting environmental compliance inspections on active construction projects. Experience leading project teams to successful completion. Strong technical writing and speaking skills. Strong work ethic, positive attitude, and desire for team success. Master’s degree or other professional degree specializing in science or engineering preferred. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Stantec Fresno, CA, United States
Sep 13, 2017
Full time
Your Duties: As an Environmental Planner, you will provide environmental and land use planning knowledge to help with public and private projects including siting, licensing and permitting of linear of electric transmission, pipeline, and transportation infrastructure projects.  You will provide support for environmental impact statements, CEQA/NEPA assessments, land use planning, design review, and compliance programs for large development projects. In this position, you will serve as a team member working with scientists, engineers, project managers, and junior project staff. Each day, as an environmental professional, you will contribute to multi-disciplinary project teams in all phases of the execution and delivery of siting and licensing projects. You should be a self-motivated professional and should also have a desire to grow personally as well as professionally with each project.   This position requires strong skills as a self-starter, with ability to participate on multiple projects simultaneously.  This role will also include support to project management teams on dynamic projects. Our  Environmental Planners : 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. Ability to identify opportunities and build relationships with clients. Your Capabilities and Credentials: Basic Qualifications: Education :  BA/BS degree in Urban, Regional or Environmental Land Use Planning, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies or a related field. Years of Experience:  5 to 12 years   Primary Skills: Environmental consulting experience. Experience working directly with clients. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience leading and contributing to environmental impact evaluation, siting reports, and environmental permit applications, including, resource and impact evaluations, preparation of NEPA/CEQA analysis and documentation. Experience leading environmental permitting of energy facilities, pipelines, and/or other linear 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 linear  electric transmission, pipeline, and transportation infrastructure  project siting, licensing and environmental permitting, both public and private. Preferred Qualifications: Education :  Masters degree in Urban, Regional or Environmental Land Use Planning, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies or a related field   Primary Skills: Direct experience with linear infrastructure projects and relevant regulatory agencies. Experience with projects within the Central Valley is preferred. Experience serving on and leading teams of staff for permitting facilities in California. Established relationships with local, state, and federal permitting agencies. CEQA experience. NEPA experience. Compliance program experience. General understanding of geographic information systems. Ability to work independently, as well as in teams ranging from 2 to 60 staff. Ability to direct staff technicians regarding data collection, preparation of figures and maps, and report production. CPUC and/or CEC experience a plus Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com