Normandeau Associates, Inc., one of the nation’s largest science-based environmental consulting firms, is seeking a temporary, on-call Environmental Scientist in Gainesville, Florida.
Field work may include wetland delineations, botanical surveys, soil surveys, wildlife surveys, rare plant & animal species investigations and other field-related studies. Candidate experience would include a working knowledge of Florida fauna and flora, familiarity with basic environmental laws and regulations, GPS navigation skills, attention to detail, and the willingness/ability to work alone and with minimal supervision. Some writing experience and GIS skills preferred. Field days may be long and require walking through difficult terrain under a variety of weather conditions. Desk-based tasks will include reviewing project data and assisting in the compilation and writing of detail-oriented project reports and related documents. The successful candidate will participate in the development of databases, exhibits, and figures.
The successful candidate must have a Bachelor's degree in an environmental field, an interest in obtaining, or currently holding, a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Authorized Gopher Tortoise Agent Permit, and an interest in obtaining, or experience in, wetland delineation. Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential along with the ability and willingness to travel, learn new skills, handle flexibility in work assignments, and be available occasionally to work on weekends. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, organized, and able to switch between diverse tasks with ease. Candidates must also be able to work in the United States without Company sponsorship.
As an employee-owned company, Normandeau offers a competitive salary. Please submit a cover letter & resume to email@example.com. Please use the following in your email subject line: 2018FL09. Normandeau Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Veteran/Disabled.