Biologist - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-19
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Greenwood Village
Colorado
United States

United States of America - Colorado, Greenwood Village

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for a seasoned mid-level Biologist to join our environmental team in Greenwood Village, CO. Responsibilities include but aren't limited to:

  • Fully qualified scientist. Utilizes scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.

  • Requires general familiarity within a broad field of scientific knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines/fields.

  • Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance.

  • Works under only general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.

  • Solves problems by use of combinations of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Participates in planning required to achieve prescribed objectives.

  • Conducts analysis and investigation work obtained from a variety of sources.

  • Performs inspections and tests to ensure compliance.

  • Participates in developing corrective measures and procedures. Formulates hypothesis, performs research and makes recommendation.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science or related field + four years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, or related field

  • Professional Wetland Scientist certification

  • Experience leading biological resources field surveys, including wetland delineations, wildlife surveys, and plant surveys

  • Experience with Clean Water Act Section 404 permitting and Endangered Species Act compliance

  • Advanced technical writing skills

  • Advanced GIS and GPS skills

  • Experience writing Environmental Assessments and Environmental Impact Statements under the National Environmental Policy Act

  • Experience in the Rocky Mountain region.

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 Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 237198BR

Additional Locations US - Fort Collins, CO - 1601 Prospect Pkwy

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.