Entry Level Environmental Scientist

  • Kimley-Horn
  • Rochester, MN, USA
  • Sep 07, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Environmental Science - Engineering Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater Wetlands - Coastlines - Floodplains

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Kimley-Horn is looking for an environmental scientist to join our Rochester, MN office.  The qualified candidate will have knowledge of biological sciences, natural resource regulations, water quality regulatory programs, wetlands identification including knowledge of botany and soil science and experience or classwork in ecology, geology, water resources, geographic information systems and environmental science.

Required Qualifications:

• Have or in process of completing within the next 4 months, a BS or MS in Environmental Science, Botany, Biology, Ecology, or comparable Natural Resources degree
• 0-1 year of relevant experience
• Strong technical writing skills 
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Strong plant ID skills
• Desire to work in both an office environment and in the field
• Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines
• Ability to manage multiple priorities
• Ability to work independently and on a team
• Flexibility to travel to other offices and cities for projects as needed
• Valid driver's license required

Desired Qualifications:

• Field experience
• Applicable internship experience
• Experience writing technical reports
• GIS, Word, Excel

Applicants must be legally authorized to work for Kimley-Horn in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.  We do not typically sponsor H1-B or any other work visa petitions.

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