Environmental Tech

  • Timmons Group
  • Richmond, VA, USA
  • Apr 24, 2019
Full time Biology - Ecology Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater Wetlands - Coastlines - Floodplains Wildlife - Endangered Species - Biodiversity

Job Description

Timmons Group is a multi-disciplined engineering and technology firm recognized nationally as a “Best Firm to Work For” by CE News. With more than a dozen offices throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, we provide civil engineering, environmental, economic development, GIS/geospatial technology, landscape architecture and surveying services to a diverse client base. As one of Engineering News Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms in the country, we are dedicated to being an employer of choice and helping our clients achieve their vision resulting in shared success. For more information, visit www.timmons.com.

Timmons Group is always accepting applications for entry level Environmental Technicians for future needs in our Richmond, VA office location. 

The Environmental Technician is responsible for the delivery of technically sound products that meet internal and external client expectations, on time and on/under budget, provides technical support for field decisions on natural resource projects, and other related projects with input by an Environmental Scientist and the Project Manager. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate include but are not limited to assisting with field investigations and report preparations, performing wetland delineations, wetland data forms, joint permit applications (JPAs), Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments, Threatened and Endangered Species Searches, Wetland Mitigation Monitoring and assist with NEPA documents. 

Education and/or Experience of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:

  • Must have a bachelor or master's degree in environmental science or a closely related discipline.
  • Ideal candidates will have some studies, internships or practical experience in wetland science.
  • Must be capable of correctly operating technical analysis and computer equipment.
  • Strong plant identification and soils classification skills preferred
  • Must possess strong technical verbal and technical writing skills, and be able to read technical literature and engineering plans.
  • Must possess strong analytical and problem solving skills, and be able to apply professional knowledge to the solution of both routine and non-routine tasks and activities.
  • Must be capable and willing to performing field tasks in all types of weather in often demanding outdoor conditions and terrain

The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

We are looking for high energy, creative, flexible, patient, self-starters who are willing to work at a dynamic pace.  Candidates must share a commitment to our company’s Vision, Mission, and Shared Values.

Timmons Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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