PDS Tech Inc Staff Environmental Scientist in Albuquerque, New Mexico
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Staff Environmental Scientist in Albuquerque, NM.
Permitting will work with the office’s Natural & Cultural Resources group within our Environmental Services Global Practice to perform the following duties:
Perform wetland delineations with strict adherence to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers protocol and procedures
Assist with completing field investigations that may include habitat evaluations for threatened and endangered species and/or evaluation of other potentially sensitive resources
Compose technical reports presenting results from field investigations and develop appropriate applications/consultations necessary for various regulatory approvals.
Development of Tribal applications and Tribal coordination.
Preparation and coordination of federal documents such as EAs EIS, EIRs, USACE Section 10, Nationwide and individual permits, etc.
Conduct permit compliance tasks, federal/state/local permit applications, agency consultations.
Assist project manager with field-oriented tasks, project permit tracking, agency consultations.
Office related tasks would include report writing, QA/QC review, assistance with compliance related tasks.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Environmental Science, Botany, Soil Science or a related accredited program is required.
Must have NEPA Experience.
Must have New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (PRC) Experience.
6 to 8 years of relevant professional experience if possible.
Previous course work related to environmental science, biology, natural resource or other applicable coursework.
Previous work experience with natural resource permitting a plus.
Previous work with BLM.
Previous work with Tribal groups.
Experience with GPS equipment or GIS a plus.
Ability to clearly communicate both verbal and written technical information.
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
Proficient in computer software (Microsoft Office-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project).
Ability to work 50% or more in the field.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.