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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.
HDR is seeking to hire a mid-level Environmental Scientist to join our growing New York/ New Jersey Environmental Science and Planning practice. The ideal candidate will have experience in the design, collection and implementation of environmental field studies including the collection of water quality and fisheries data for regulatory compliance as well as experience in environmental permitting, report writing, and experience working with or for state and federal regulatory agencies. The candidate must be a well-rounded, team-oriented individual with excellent communication skills who is capable of coordinating and working on multiple projects and leading individual components of large multidisciplinary programs. Individuals who have succeeded in this position are self-motivated and possess versatility, a willingness to fully engage in a variety of tasks, effective time management and excellent technical writing skills.
Working under the supervision of senior staff, and working closely with HDR's Environmental Measurements Lab located in Nanuet, New York, the successful candidate will be responsible for over-seeing and implementing various regulatory compliance field sampling and laboratory programs. In addition, the candidate will work regularly in an office desktop environment preparing scientific reports, compliance monitoring documentation, analyzing data as well as preparing permit applications, NEPA documentation, biological assessments, and performing administrative duties associated with project management, including implementing QA/QC program policies, note taking and tracking action items discussed at project team meetings to help assure project completion on time and within budget.
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Keyword(s): Environmental Scientist, Fisheries Biologist, Field and Biological Laboratory Studies, environmental permitting.
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