Environmental Scientist

Employer
Kimley Horn
Location
Wellington, Florida, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 28, 2021
Closes
Sep 09, 2021
Ref
2343913584
Discipline
Permitting
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Our West Palm Beach office is looking for an Enviornmental Scientist with 4 years of experience to join our Enviornmental team.

This candidate will support various infrastructure or development projects through field work, report writing, employing impact avoidance and minimization measures, agency coordination, and permitting.

Ideal candidates will have knowledge and experience in one or more of the following: Southeastern U.S. ecology, natural resource regulations, wetland and soil science, wildlife biology, botany, geographic information systems, and protected species surveys.

  • BS or MS in Environmental Science, Ecology, Botany, Biology, or related field
  • 6 or more years' relevant experience, including state and federal wetland and species permitting requirements
  • Ecological field work experience, including wetland delineation and protected species surveys
  • Possess strong technical writing skills and have experience writing detailed technical reports
  • Working knowledge or strong interest in ArcGIS
  • Enjoy working in both an office environment and in the field
  • Interest in working with planners and designers to avoid and minimize ecological impacts
  • Willingness and flexibility to travel for projects as needed
  • Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines
  • Desire to provide exceptional client service
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to enjoy work independently and on a team
  • Valid driver's license required