Biologist/Environmental Scientist

Employer
Pape Dawson Engineers
Location
Castle Hills, Texas, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 17, 2021
Ref
2226319519
Discipline
GIS
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
This position assists the environmental manager and geologists with environmental field work as well as the preparation of environmental documentation for various projects.

  • Conduct literature research for environmental constraints of proposed projects
  • Conduct fieldwork including:
  • Wetland delineations according to USACE 1987 wetland delineation manual and recent updates
  • Threatened and endangered species surveys and habitat assessments according to USFWS protocol
Conduct socioeconomic and land use analyses for varied projectsComplete Indirect and Cumulative Impact AnalysesProduce map products and analysis as needed to support GIS exhibits for reportsPrepare environmental documentation, including Section 404 permits, Threatened and Endangered Species Survey Reports, NEPA documentation (CEs, EAs, and EISs)
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Biology, Environmental Science or related field
  • 5-10 years' experience in conducting environmental field work and preparing environmental documentation
  • Experience conducting research and analyses for NEPA documentation is desired
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Scientific Research permit and wetland delineation certification a plus
  • Experience using a GPS unit
  • Proficient in MS Word, MS Excel and ArcGIS
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Effective communication skills both oral and written
  • Must be dependable and reliable
  • Must be flexible to work within the office hours of 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday

  • Advanced degree preferred

Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc. is an AA/EEO Employer