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Senior Ecologist

Aecom
Cincinnati, OH 45202

United States of America - Ohio, Cincinnati

Job Summary

Job Summary (Bullet points to describe the responsibilities of the position):

The Impact Assessment and Permitting division of AECOM is actively seeking an experienced, highly talented Senior Ecologist for immediate employment in the Cincinnati, OH office. The successful candidate will work in an interdisciplinary team-oriented environment. The Cincinnati Impact Assessment and Permitting group conducts a wide variety of projects including environmental field assessments, environmental regulatory permitting, utility siting and licensing, environmental inspection, and many others. Successful candidate will be tasked with mentoring an ecology team of approximately 5-7 junior- to mid-level ecologists. The group primarily works on projects in Ohio and adjacent states as part of AECOMs regional ecological group. Periodically there are opportunities to work on projects further than the typical project range if candidate is interested.

The following are major functions that the candidate can expect to do at AECOM:

  • Stream, wetland and wildlife habitat assessments

  • Writing wetland delineation reports, function assessments, mitigation plans, and environmental compliance/permitting documents

  • Task and project management

  • Coordination with various governmental agencies (USFWS, USACE, etc.)

  • Preparing biological evaluations/assessments

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum Bachelors of Arts or Bachelors of Science degree in Environmental Science, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Biology or related field

  • Minimum 6+ years of data collection, data review and preparation of scientific documents

  • Experience writing, reviewing, and leading wetland delineation reports

  • Must have valid driver's license

  • Knowledge of wetland delineations, stream assessments, technical reports, Section 401/404 permitting and mitigation requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience conducting wetland delineations and stream assessments, preferably in Ohio and surrounding states

  • The candidate should have experience leading multiple wetland delineation crews on major projects

  • Experience with use of ArcGIS, GPS units, managing tasks and managing personnel on field teams

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to make amazing happen in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 222567BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-05

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