Dewberry

The world’s finite resources influence our business practices and work products, as well as how we support our employees’ passion for the communities where they live and serve. We realize, as do our clients, the need to think about sustainability in all that we do. In order to progress as a sustainable organization, we seek opportunities to leverage our competencies and be known for helping clients deal with the challenges posed by an ever-changing world.

Within our own operations, we identify ways to seek out and implement sustainable practices. We continue to focus on the economic success of our company so that we can allow our people to excel in creating innovative solutions that meet the environmental, economic, and social concerns of our clients.

Sustainability Program 2015 Year in Review
Dewberry United States
Sep 23, 2018
Intermittent - On Call
# of Openings:   10 Job Description FEMA-Disaster Response NEPA Specialists (Nationwide) Are you looking for a rewarding and flexible job opportunity?  Why not get onboard with Dewberry?  We have been supporting the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on disaster response and recovery assignments for over 25 years.  Dewberry is offering a wide range of career opportunities to those who want more than a job.  Would you like to be a member of our professional team that's committed to excellence and integrity?   Under an open-end A/E technical assistance contract, Dewberry is providing field assessments, engineer evaluations inspections of damaged public infrastructure, cost estimates, mitigation project evaluation, debris monitoring, environmental services, and design services on an on-call basis in the wake of natural and man-made disasters, including acts of terrorism on behalf of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) throughout the United States including the Caribbean and Pacific territories. Dewberry is currently searching for highly qualified  NEPA  Specialists  for our on-call team.  Candidates selected must be U.S. Citizens and able to successfully pass a Federal background investigation, to include financial and criminal history.  Successful candidates must be able to commit to a 6-12 month assignment in remote locations working in excess of 50 hours per week.   Responsibilities NEPA Specialists will serve as technical specialists involved in complex environmental programs that might include a variety of controversial and non-controversial components. Specialists will plan, coordinate, monitor, conduct, and complete environmental reviews for FEMA funded projects under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and all other applicable environmental and preservation laws, executive orders, regulations and other statutes. Required Skills & Required Experience Bachelor’s degree in related environmental field from an accredited university Minimum of 2 years of full-time professional experience in field of study Prior FEMA Public Assistance experience in preferred Must have e xperience conducting environmental reviews, identify project-specific environmental concerns that FEMA may need to address, provide technical assistance to managers and other personnel on environmental compliance responsibilities. Specialist must have comprehensive knowledge and/or experience with the Federal laws and statues including: NEPA, the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, Endangered Species Act, Coastal Barrier Resources Act, Coastal Zone Management Act, E.O. 11593 Cultural Environmental; National Historic Preservation Act, Archaeological and Historic Preservation Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, and E.O. 12898 Environmental Justice Knowledge of statues, regulations, licensing/permitting requirements for planning, implementing, or monitoring environmental programs and services. Floodplain experience is a plus but not required Must have excellent verbal and technical writing skills Proficient with MS Office Suite applications (Word, Excel) Must be able to work in team environment Valid driver’s license required Must be a U.S. Citizen Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Dewberry Fairfax, VA, USA
Sep 10, 2018
Full time
Job Description Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.  Dewberry Consultants LLC Water Resources Engineering Department in Fairfax, Virginia has an immediate opening for wetlands scientists and permitting specialists with a background permitting for transportation and land development projects. The successful candidate will have 3-5 years of experience, wetlands certification or equivalent experience.  Full time positions are available. Responsibilities Plan and conduct field delineations of wetlands and Waters of the US Prepare delineation reports, functional assessments, mitigation plans, and jurisdictional determinations Prepare permit applications under Sections 404/401 of the Clean Water Act Coordinate with state, federal, and local regulators as appropriate Conduct vegetation and wildlife habitat surveys Conduct threatened and endangered species surveys Research and write NEPA documents Prepare consultations with the US Fish and Wildlife Service Prepare Section 106 consultations with the State Historic Preservation Officer Conduct permit compliance monitoring and assist in conducting environmental site assessments Proficiency in AutoCAD, Microstation and /or GIS. Required Skills & Required Experience Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, biology, geology or a related field with 3-5 years of related experience. Successful candidate must also posses excellent communication skills (oral and written), working knowledge MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Jobs and locations may require overnight travel and ability to walk over uneven terrain while carrying heavy equipment.  Local Virginia, Maryland and/or District of Columbia experience and certified arborist are a plus. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com follow us on  Twitter