Environmental Scientist

  • Tetra Tech, Inc.
  • Marlborough, MA, U.S.
  • Feb 12, 2019
Full time Biology - Ecology Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Wetlands - Coastlines - Floodplains Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

Tetra Tech is currently seeking an Environmental Scientist to assist in the environmental permitting of large and small-scale public and private sector projects. The successful candidate will work on complex, deadline-driven projects from start to finish, and work closely with our multidisciplinary environmental/engineering staff. Expertise in inland and/or coastal wetland delineation is preferred. This position is primarily located in our Marlborough office with the flexibility to work from our other locations in Mansfield or Boston. 

Responsibilities:

  • Performing field investigations including wetland delineations, habitat surveys, and land use mapping
  • Permit application and report preparation for local, state and federal agencies
  • Preparing Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents
  • Attending agency consultations and assisting with presentation information at public meetings and hearings

Qualifications 

  • 5+ years of relevant environmental assessment and permitting experience
  • Bachelor of Science degree in natural resources, ecology, or related disciplines
  • Professional Wetland Scientist certification preferred
  • Ability to apply inter-related regulatory programs to specific projects
  • Excellent verbal and technical; written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize, organize and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously 

For more information on our company, please visit our website at http://www.tetratech.com/. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. 

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions. 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies

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