Sr. Environmental/Ecology Scientist

  • Atkins Global
  • Miami, FL, USA
  • Oct 09, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Energy Renewable Energy Wetlands - Coastlines - Floodplains Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

SNC-Lavalin Atkins business seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Miami, Florida Eco Sciences East Group as an Senior Environmental Scientist. 


Under direction, applies full competency in conventional scientific solutions related to functional area of assignment and broad knowledge of precedents in specialty area. Plans and coordinates scientific work related to detailed phases of a major project.


  • Performs work which involves conventional practice but may include a variety of complex features such as conflicting requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials or procedures, or difficult coordination requirements.


  • B.A./B.S. or M.S. in a field of Science to commensurate with hiring discipline. This level may be achieved by Scientists with minimum five years’ experience since Bachelor's degree or four years’ experience with Master's degree; typical incumbent has six to seven years' experience.


  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail, technical writing, computer and communication skills. May be eligible for project management training.


  • Professional certification/registration may be required, depending on discipline.


  • Strong GIS Skills 
  • Strong Regulatory Permitting Background.

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