Bakersfield, CA, United States
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's Environmental Services Practice is looking for an experienced professional to serve as our " Project Planner & Permitting Specialist. "
Prepare discretionary permit applications packages in support of federal, state and local agency project approvals.
Prepare Initial Studies, Negative Declarations, Environmental Impact Reports, Environmental Assessments, Environmental Impact Statements, and supporting technical studies.
Assist in developing proposals for similar scopes of work.
Your Capabilities and Credentials:
3-5 years of environmental planning and permitting experience successfully preparing or assisting with the preparation of CEQA/NEPA documentation 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.
Strong working knowledge with CEQA/NEPA compliance and demonstrated discretionary permitting including the following:
Clean Water Act permitting Sections 404 (Corps) and 401 Water Quality Certifications (Regional Board)
Special Use Permits (Bureau of Land Management & U.S. Forest Service)
Streambed Alteration Agreements (CA Dept of Fish & Wildlife)
Incidental Take Permits (CA Dept of Fish & Game)
Conditional Use Permits (cities and counties)
Must have strong oral and written communication skills, and be team focused.
Must demonstrate effective resource planning, results delivery, and staying current with relevant technology and innovation.
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.
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Coral Gables, FL, United States
Our Environmental Services group is dedicated to managing environmental issues professionally and proactively. We provide integrated, multidisciplinary services to identify and assess liabilities and risks, and to develop solutions to site management, remediation, and mitigation. Our staff of professionals includes specialists in marine biology, wetland science, wildlife biology, soil science, fisheries biology, botany, hydrogeology, hydrology, water resources management, forestry, habitat and ecosystem restoration, permitting, GIS, information management, environmental monitoring, in-situ/ex-situ remedial design and implementation, human health and ecological risk assessments, air quality permitting and reporting, pipeline compliance, stormwater permitting and planning, and audit support services . We are seeking exceptionally talented and enthusiastic individuals with a keen interest in the natural sciences to join our team and advance their career.
Candidate will work in a team effort to conduct field surveys and research for the preparation of biological impact assessments and NEPA documents. Candidate must have experience working with ArcGIS to produce supporting graphics and maps. Responsibilities will also include:
Your Capabilities and Credentials:
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in biological/environmental sciences with a minimum of one (1) year professional experience or a M.S. in biological/environmental science field.
Scuba certification by a recognized agency and scientific diving experience to collect scientific data is a must.
Excellent communication and technical writing skills are required.
Knowledge of local, state, and federal permitting regulations and ArcGIS experience is also desirable.
Knowledge of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) as it relates to Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) related projects is desirable.
A valid driver’s license and the ability to work in the field are required.
A relevant work history is required.
Salary is commensurate with level of experience and qualification.
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