Cardno is seeking a staff or senior staff scientist to assist a multidisciplinary team of accomplished environmental scientists, including engineers, biologists, ecologists, archeologists, and planners on a variety of projects in Southern California out of our Glendale, California office. Primary duties include review of utility projects for potential environmental impacts and collaboration with a large interdisciplinary team of scientists to complete clearances on a timely basis.
Cardno is seeking Wildlife biologists for our Glendale, CA office.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
> Obtain clearance through client background check to access online system (upon employment)
> Comply with all Cardno and client policies including those related to safety, anti-harassment, and drug use
> Review client requests for environmental clearance to ensure they provide adequate information
> Conduct desktop reviews for environmental clearance work and ensure proper reviews and/or surveys are completed by Cardno staff or subcontractors according to client schedule
> Engagement in the process and willingness to identify process improvements to provide added value to our client
> Two to five years of consulting experience
> Bachelor degree (or higher) in biology, ecology, environmental studies or related field
> Excellent oral and written communication
> Outgoing personality to network with Cardno and subcontractor staff
> Strongly proficient in computer software including Excel, MS word, and various Cardno and client systems
> Strong quantitative skills
> Self-motivated; strong initiative
> Solid time management and follow-through skills, with the ability to simultaneously work on and manage multiple tasks/projects with tight deadlines
> Willingness to travel and work in a variety of field conditions within California
> Must be physically fit and able to navigate rugged conditions on foot (day and night surveys may be required)
> GIS (Arc View)
> Experience with desktop analysis for determination of field survey needs for projects
> Field survey experience including for wildlife/ plant species/ wetlands
* Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.
Equal Opportunity statement for US based applicants ONLY
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