Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their
fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision
for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around
the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of
diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We're a place to apply
your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work
that's critical to our clients and the communities they support.
Join a team that has the environment down to a science.
You will support program research, planning and development,
permitting, compliance monitoring, surveys,
inspections/enforcement, and technical support services in relation
to biological resources. You will also assist project teams and
senior level staff with writing reports, work as part of a team to
develop plans and implement steps to move projects toward closure
in the most cost-effective manner. This position offers the
selected individual the ability to apply their technical experience
working on major investor owned utility (IOU) environmental
infrastructure projects across Southern California, as well as
professional development opportunities within an established and
rapidly growing consulting organization.
**Your Key Responsibilities**
+ Provide desktop support (e.g. database searches and literature
review), to the project team during the development, management,
and coordination of the natural environment component of projects
and programs for renewable energy, oil and gas, and other
+ Assist with field work such as breeding bird surveys,
vegetation community assessments, wetland delineation and
classification, special-status species surveys, and construction
monitoring, including the preparation of parts or all associated
+ Provide input to field teams and guide more junior level staff
to effectively and appropriately complete tasks.
+ Assist with the planning, preparation, and review of technical
reports (e.g. biological resources technical reports,
jurisdictional delineation reports, monitoring reports, etc.) or
portions of larger environmental assessments.
+ Assist business development teams to respond to Requests for
Proposals including defining the scope of work, associated cost and
compiling relevant sections of proposal documents.
+ Maintain an up to date knowledge of existing and emerging
regulatory requirements, wildlife and vegetation assessment
methodologies and best practices.
+ Travel may be required within and outside of southern
+ Develop a working understanding of Stantec's other consulting
practice areas and actively support cross-selling other services to
**Your Capabilities and Credentials**
+ Proficient in technical writing.
+ Possess skills in communications and technical information
exchange with clients, engineers and scientists, government
regulators and agencies, and academia.
+ This role requires effective in person, tele/video conference,
and written communication with team members. The Project Level
professional is commonly expected to assist with planning and
documenting such communications.
+ Builds and maintains productive professional and personal
+ Drives collaborative efforts within the Business Center and
beyond to deliver consistent, high quality and appropriately scoped
+ Must have a good driving record and valid Driver's
+ At least 3-5 years of biological monitoring, survey, and
reporting, or Natural resource permitting experience.
+ Highly proficient with MS Office suite (e.g., Microsoft Word,
Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Project, Adobe Acrobat, Excel).
+ Knowledge and familiarity with field implementation, data
gathering and collection using GPS and GIS tools.
+ Prior to employment with Stantec, this position will require
the successful passing of a physical exam.
**Education and Experience**
Bachelor's degree in Biology, or related field. Minimum 3-5
years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education
(e.g., advanced degree) and experience.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining
sedentary for long periods of time. Ability to effectively work
from home office independently through potential COVID-19 work
restrictions. Field work may include exposure to the elements
including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and
equipment up to 50 lbs.
_This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities,
duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and
other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or
may be changed at any time with or without notice._
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on
each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the
world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
**Primary Location:** United States-California-Thousand Oaks
**Other Locations:** United States-California-Pasadena, United
States-California-Long Beach, United States-California-Bakersfield,
United States-California-San Diego, United
States-California-Irvine, United States-California-San
**Employee Status:** Regular
**Job Level:** Individual Contributor
**Travel:** Yes, 50 % of the Time
**Req ID:** 20000274
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employees and applicants for future and current employment and
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sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information,
disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in
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compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any
other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local,
state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable
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