Environmental Compliance Technician - Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc.

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Virginia Beach, VA, USA
  • Jan 15, 2024

Job Description

Additional Locations: n/a

Primary Locations: VA, Virginia Beach, 1008 Old Virginia Beach Rd Suite 200, 23451 

Requisition ID: 190122

Position Overview


Wetland Studies and Solutions Inc., a Davey company, is seeking a full-time environmental compliance technician to join our Richmond, Virginia team. Projects include providing environmental compliance services associated with construction of transportation development, utility, residential developments, and commercial properties.

Job Duties


  • Environmental compliance inspections and reporting
  • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) development and auditing
  • Coordinating with federal and state resource agencies with regard to wetlands, erosion and sediment control and stormwater compliance
  • Best Management Practices (BMP) construction monitoring
  • Virginia Water Protection (VWP) construction monitoring




  • Associates or Bachelors degree in Environmental Studies or related field (experience may be considered in lieu of degree)
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines under limited supervision
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Experience working with a diverse client base in both the public and private sectors
  • Willingness to regularly travel regionally and out-of-state



  • At least two years of experience performing environmental compliance in relation to Virginia Pollution Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) inspections and reporting
  • Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Erosion and Sediment Control and/or Stormwater certifications

Additional Information


What We Offer:*

  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Employee-owned company and discounted stock purchase options
  • Group Health Plan
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program:  Send-A-Friend
  • The Davey Tree Family Scholarship for children of employees
  • Charitable matching gift program

*All listed benefits available to eligible employees.


Company Overview


Invest in your future. Join one of the largest employee-owned companies in the nation! Davey has a unique culture that focuses on exchanging ideas, community partnership, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.

The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected class, including race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, marital or familial status, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as an Aboriginal or Indigenous person, or other classification protected by law.


Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of natural and cultural resource consulting services and is based in Gainesville, Virginia. The Davey Tree Expert Company provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. We care about our clients, each other and the world around us. We offer the resources, size and stability of a big company while maintaining the culture, entrepreneurial spirit and feel of a small one. We invest in our employees by offering industry-leading training, technology and benefits that lead to a rewarding and safe work experience at all levels. Wherever you want to grow your career, there’s a place for you at Davey. To learn more, visit Davey.com.


If you need assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-877-411-7601 or at Recruiting@davey.com.


Employment Type: Permanent 
Job Type: Full Time 
Travel Expectations: Up to 25% 



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