United States of America - Florida, Tampa
AECOM is seeking a seasoned and experience Marine Fisheries Scientist for our Tampa, FL location. The right candidate will join our expanding Southeast Analytical Oceans Team in our Environment Business Line. General responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to the following:
Generally requires multi-disciplinary knowledge.
Makes recommendations on work methods and procedures and technical innovations by devising practical and economical solutions to problems in own discipline.
Makes recommendations on research requests, objectives, priorities, and timing.
Assess need for change and recommends development of standards.
Assess work against standards, objectives and specifications.
Utilizes advanced scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies when working on unusually complex technical problems.
Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance.
Develops solutions which are highly innovative. Assignments are often self-initiated. Acts as advisor to management and clients.
Oversees the work of less experienced scientists.
Bachelor' degree in Science
8+ years of experience in offshore and nearshore marine fisheries sampling, analysis, understanding, modelling and statistics
Demonstrated understanding of commercial and recreational fisheries on the east coast
Specific technical, scientific and regulatory background in offshore migratory pelagic and groundfish life cycles
Ability to interface with the public, fishing community .
Superior communications and quantitative studies and writing skills.
Experience must include supporting fishery studies and offshore wind permitting (BOEM/Federal/State agencies) and related offshore programs.
Nearshore and coastal fisheries experience also highly desired.
Ability work in a team environment
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 person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Environmental
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 230274BR
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.