Wetland Scientist

  • Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc.
  • Lewisville, TX, USA
  • Feb 08, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Fisheries - Marine Science - Aquatic Biology Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater Wetlands - Coastlines - Floodplains

Job Description

Job Description

  • Primary responsibilities:
    • Perform wetland delineations
    • Develop Section 404 permit applications
    • Perform habitat evaluations for threatened and endangered species 
    • Handle strenuous field work
  • Secondary responsibilities may include:
    • Handle avian and aquatic surveys
    • Prepare NEPA documentation and Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans
    • Perform Ecological Risk Assessments and Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
    • Collecting soil and groundwater samples 

Skills & Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree or higher in biology, environmental science, or related area
  • Wetland delineation training (40-hour) certification is a major plus
  • 2-5+ years of relevant experience. Must have experience providing consulting support on wetland delineation and permitting projects
  • Must have the demonstrated ability to conduct field work and write reports with minimal-to-moderate supervision
  • Proficient in GIS
  • Must have excellent writing skills
  • Occasional travel is required
  • A Background Check and an Alcohol/Drug Screening are required
  • Must have clean driving record and a valid driver's license 

Our comprehensive benefits include: medical, dental, vision, prescription, 401k, FSA, LTD, STD, New Parent Leave, 529 CollegeBound Fund, Tuition Assistance, Bonus Plan, and more.

GES is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that strongly values diversity. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D 

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Job Level

Mid-level

Sector

Consulting