ERM is currently hiring Wetland Delineators for projects in Texas and Oklahoma. These temporary positions will begin in early March 2018. The role of a wetland delineator requires technical skills, as well as, strong organizational and communication skills. Field crews will work 6 days per week and must be able to maintain a positive attitude while working long hours outdoors in variable weather and terrain. Pay is commensurate with experience. Per Diem and/or expenses and overtime are included.
- Delineating wetlands per the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetlands Delineation Manual and the Great Plains and Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain Regional Supplements.
- Surveying waterbodies.
- Conducting habitat assessments.
- Data entry and GPS use.
- Survey report compilation.
- Permit application assistance.
- Other duties as assigned or required.
- BS/BA degree in natural science field of study.
- Minimum of one (1) field season of wetland delineation experience using the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineations Manual or appropriate wetland delineation training or coursework.
- Familiarity with Army Corps of Engineers regional supplements for the Great Plains and Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain.
- Experience using TXRAM and iHGM Wetland Assessments.
- Ability to work outdoors in variable weather conditions and on challenging terrain.
- Ability to work weekends and regularly over 40 hours per week.
- Ability to work in the field for an extended period.
- Working knowledge of sub-meter accuracy GPS technologies and map interpretation skills (e.g., NWI, USGS, aerial photography).
- Strong communication and organizational skills.
- Possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
- Must be able to pass a pre-hire background check and drug test.
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