Environmental Specialist

  • Stantec
  • Coral Gables, Florida, USA
  • Mar 26, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering GIS - Remote Sensing

Job Description

Your Duties

Candidate will work in a team effort to conduct natural resource field surveys and research for the preparation of biological impact assessments, NEPA documents, and permit applications for a variety of projects for the Florida Department of Transportation, municipalities, and private developers. The position may require working directly with the client at the client’s office in Broward and Miami-Dade Counties.

Responsibilities will also include:

  • Identification of potential environmental impacts through reviews of engineering plans, aerials, and GIS databases;

  • Technical Report writing;

  • Wetland Functional Assessments (UMAM, WRAP);

  • Wetland Mitigation Monitoring;

  • GIS analysis and exhibit creation.

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 plus.

  • Excellent communication and technical writing skills are required.

  • Knowledge of local, state, and federal permitting regulations and ArcGIS experience is also 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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