• Title
    Wetlands Delineation Specialist
    Requisition ID
    2018-33381
    Work Location
    US-CA-Riverside
    Department / Discipline
    Environmental
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Wetlands Delineation Specialist to join our team in Riverside, CA. We are seeking highly motivated candidates with the ability to work collaboratively with clients, agency staff, and co-workers.

     

    Key Responsibilities

     

    • Production and management of: wetland delineation reports, permit applications, and regulatory compliance documents (e.g., 404, 401, and 1602 permits)
    • Manage small-medium size projects and support the biological group manager, leading tasks on large wetland and aquatic resources projects
    • Lead wetland delineations, wetland functional assessments, vegetation surveys, critical areas studies, impact assessments, mitigation planning, permitting and regulatory compliance, agency coordination, and data analysis and interpretation
    • Task and project management responsibilities include meeting scope and budget requirements, schedule, and team coordination

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required:

    • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Environmental Sciences or related discipline
    • 4-6+ years of demonstrated experience in the Arid Southwest conducting wetland delineations and function assessments, preparing natural resource permit applications, and technical report preparation
    • Consulting experience or direct interaction with consulting teams is required; as is familiarity with the flora, soils and aquatic ecosystems
    • Strong technical writing, interpersonal and oral communication, and computer software skills
    • Strong ability to organize, implement, and track schedules for projects

    Preferred:

    • Working knowledge of Clean Water Act, CEQA, and Federal and State ESA is desired
    • GPS/ARC GIS experience is a strong plus

    Physical Requirements:

    • Work in varied locations throughout the Western US may be required; ability to travel to work sites and manage/conduct field work; and the ability to work independently is required
    • Field work may require heavy manual labor including navigation through heavy brush; digging soil pits; travel on uneven terrain in muddy and flooded conditions; and field work in all weather

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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