The Natural Resource Technical Field Scientist position will assist in managing projects, conducting environmental research and collection for environmental constraints of proposed projects. This position does require some fieldwork as appropriate.
Assist with and perform field inspections including wetland delineations, threatened and endangered species habitat surveys, as well as assist with Phase I ESAs site visits and stormwater compliance inspections
Assist with National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents preparation
Evaluate data and prepare reports for varied projects
Produce map products and analysis to support GIS exhibits for reports
Assist in managing projects for natural resources efforts within the local Environmental Department
Provide support for regional and natural resources endeavors
Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Science or Environmental related discipline from an accredited college or university
4 years' working experience in Natural Resources, preferred.
Working experience in the greater Houston Area and/or East Texas preferred
Must have experience with the following:
Wetland and Waterbody Determinations and Delineations pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (CWA) and Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act (RHA)
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers General and Standard Permits
Wetland and Stream Functional Assessments and Mitigation Plan Development and Design
Threatened and Endangered Species Habitat Assessments
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Assessments and Documentation (Categorical Exclusions, Environmental Assessments, Environmental Impact Statements)
Natural Resource Federal and State Agencies Consultation Requirements
Statutes including CWA, RHA, NEPA, NHPA, ESA, MBTA, amongst others
Some travel may be required
Must be able to work between the hours of 8am-5pm, Monday - Friday, occasional overtime as needed to meet project deadlines (this is a full-time opportunity; willing to consider part-time within the hours stated). Statewide search; candidate may work from any Pape-Dawson office location selected.
Pape-Dawson Engineers is an AA/EEO employer
Please submit your resume on our website for consideration of this position