Professional Land Surveyor Company, Wolf Water Resources, Inc. (W2r)
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BA/BS in an applicable field (i.e. environmental science/policy, natural resource planning, biology, or closely related discipline). 3-8 years of experience developing permit applications in Oregon and Washington and performing natural resource surveys.
W2r is seeking a mid-level permitting and natural resources specialist to join our vibrant and innovative team. This role is ideal for someone who understands the balance between the built and natural environments, enjoys developing innovative and practical solutions to meet project objectives, and also understands the true meaning of client service. The ideal candidate will possess applied expertise in natural resource permitting and experience conducting natural resources assessments for water resources, transportation, storm water, and habitat restoration projects. Experience with federal, state, and local permitting and meeting mitigation requirements for large multi-objective projects. Proven ability to lead field surveys for a variety of natural resources and write technical reports. The candidate will exhibit a collaborative nature with project staff, clients, and sub consultant partners while working in the field and in the office. A positive, solution based, team player perspective is a must. Project examples on which the candidate may work include bridge and culvert replacement projects, storm water and floodplain management, water resources infrastructure development, and habitat restoration. We work primarily in the Northwest and occasionally work in other locations.
The candidate should be comfortable in the outdoors and able to hike in rough conditions. It is expected that all Wolf Water Resources project staff may perform field work at any stage of a project (site assessment through construction phases).
Essential Duties, Functions, and Responsibilities
The essential duties, functions, and responsibilities listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required perform this job successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties than those listed below may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully an individual should have knowledge of database software, spreadsheet software, and word processing software.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently exposed to weather and outdoor conditions. Limited field work is required. The employee should be comfortable in the outdoors and able to hike in rough conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, unstable ground, hill/slope environments, and extreme cold and extreme heat. The employee must be able to lift 50 pounds. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Periodic travel to project sites and other consultant offices may be required including the geographic range of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, and California.
Northwest Association of Environmental Professionals • PO Box 11583, Portland, OR 97211 • TheNWAEP at gmail dot com