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Wetland Scientist - Mid Level Opening at Tighe & Bond in Westfield, MA

Job Description

Tighe & Bond is seeking a mid-level Wetland Scientist with five to ten years of experience to join our Wetlands and Ecological Services Group in our Westfield Office. The position involves a mix of field work, mentoring, report preparation, permit application preparation, business development and client contact.

Responsibilities for this position may include, but are not limited to: wetland delineation, functional analysis, freshwater wetland permitting at the local, state, and federal level, report writing, wetland restoration and mitigation design, environmental compliance monitoring and proposal writing/business development. The position includes considerable contact and interaction with clients, potential clients, owners, and regulators, and may include some short term travel assignments.

Position Requirements:

  • B.S. degree (M.S. preferred) in Natural Sciences field such as Environmental Science, Biology, Soil Science, Ecology or related field with coursework completed in biology, hydrology, botany and soils
  • 5-10 years of directly related experience in an environmental field
  • Be able to demonstrate ability in field data collection and analysis, environmental compliance monitoring, and technical writing
  • Possess applied knowledge of Massachusetts and Federal wetland regulatory programs, inland wetland permitting, and experience presenting projects to municipal boards
  • Prior consulting and client management experience is required
  • Certifications in any of the following are preferred: Professional Wetland Scientist, Certified Wildlife Biologist, Soil Scientist, or Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control
  • Be able to demonstrate proven track record of being able to work both independently and as part of a large multidisciplinary team
  • Superior time management and communication skills are required
  • Please note that Tighe & Bond does not provide visa sponsorship of any kind

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