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Freshwater Mussel Ecologist – Stow, Ohio

EnviroScience, Inc. (ES) is recognized as a leader in environmental consulting, ecological restoration, marine services, and biomonitoring in freshwater systems throughout the USA. ES seeks to add a full-time mussel ecologist to our growing Marine Services practice area at the Stow, Ohio office. This position will involve a full range of tasks including habitat surveys, qualitative surveys, quantitative surveys, monitoring, mussel tagging, diving, and various other mussel-related duties. Valid federal and state collector’s permits are preferred but not required. This position will include overnight and extended travel during the summer and early fall months and some tasks will require strenuous fieldwork. This position is posted for our Stow, Ohio office but the position location may be negotiable based on the applicant’s location, experience, and qualifications.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum BS degree (masters preferred) in biological sciences, environmental science or related field.
  • Minimum of 2+ years of relevant professional experience is preferred.
  • Accredited SCUBA certification is a minimum requirement, advanced certifications are preferred
  • Valid federal and state scientific collector’s permits are preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.) preferred.
  • Self-motivated, organized, and able to work independently.
  • These positions may include travel and some tasks will require strenuous fieldwork. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.  Background check required.

Compensation: This is a full time, permanent position after a 30-day probationary period. Salary will be determined based on experience and qualifications. ES offers health insurance, 401K with a corporate match, bonus opportunities, and many other benefits.

Submittal: We encourage minority applicants and are an equal opportunity employer.  Please send cover letter and CV/Resume to Jobs@EnviroScienceInc.com or RSchwegman@EnviroScienceinc.com with “Mussel Ecologist” followed by your name in the subject line.

Restoration Construction Management – Stow, Ohio

EnviroScience is seeking a qualified applicant for a Restoration Construction Management position to oversee and implement ecological restoration projects.

Position Description

The position involves an active role in a fast-paced environmental construction team.  The position candidate will begin implementing restoration project work at the ground level under the direction of a Project Manager with the ability to transition to more responsibility and management commensurate with performance.  The candidate will be required to verify/approve grading and environmental construction, perform design plan layout in the field, install native plants, manage invasive species, and other similar tasks.

On an annual basis, work duties would be approximately 70% field and 30% office.  During the field season, approximately April through October, expect to work 75-80% in the field.  A typical work day consists of an 8-10 hour day, although, in accordance with the requirements of specific assignments, may include irregular hours.  Overnight travel and working for extended periods throughout Ohio and surrounding states will be project specific but overnight travel will be required.

Candidates may be asked to demonstrate skill proficiency during the interview process.  At least 2 interviews are anticipated for the successful award of the position.

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate would have a multidisciplinary background containing a mixture of surveying, construction oversight, river morphology, wetlands, landscaping, invasive species management, and managerial skills and experience.  The candidate should be an autonomous, highly motivated individual that can communicate effectively, document work activities, solve problems, and troubleshoot in an earth-moving and heavy equipment atmosphere.  A strong desire to improve the environment and passion for restoration should be at the core of the individual’s personality.  A creative, design-minded individual that can operate in a design-build setting is desired.  Excellent communication skills and the right personality are important.  Strong communication skills with EnviroScience personnel, construction laborers, operators, and construction managers is a necessity.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Science and Management, Surveying or Life Sciences (Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, Biology, Fisheries, Forestry)
  • 2 Years of Work Experience Minimum. Valid Driver’s License
  • 2 Years of experience working in large scale earth-moving, excavation, and grading operations
  • 2 Years of experience conducting construction oversight/management
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office computer programs (i.e., Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Strong technical writing abilities
  • Proficient with AutoCAD / Civil 3D – Formal coursework or inequivalent work experience
  • The candidate should be technically proficient with various modes of surveying instruments, including, but not limited to Total Station, GPS-based surveying systems, and rotating laser levels. One or more years’ experience or comparable class work/training in AutoCAD required.
  • Candidates who also possess training in fluvial geomorphology and/or previous experience implementing restoration projects will be preferred.
  • Formal stream morphology training or Rosen Level 1 is a plus.

Compensation

This is a full time, permanent position after a 30-day probationary period. Salary will be determined based on experience and qualifications. EnviroScience offers options for health insurance, 401K, bonus opportunities, and many other benefits.

Submittal

Please send cover letter and CV/Resume to Jobs@EnviroScienceInc.com with Restoration Construction Management followed by your name in the subject line.  The cover letter should be the focus of your application with the resume acting as supporting documentation.  The letter should be written in a manner that demonstrates why you feel your qualifications will fit the job description.  Applicants are encouraged to elaborate and provide examples of past work experience to demonstrate their qualifications.  The job will remain posted until the position has been awarded.  EnviroScience reserves the right to cancel the job posting at any time without filling the position.  EnviroScience is an equal opportunity employer and encourages minority and veteran applicants.

Seasonal Laboratory Technician – Stow, Ohio

EnviroScience seeks to add a seasonal Laboratory Technician to our growing Laboratory Services Practice Area.  The anticipated term for this position is mid-May through September, with the possibility of additional hours through December. The position would provide support to the laboratory staff with culturing test organisms, use of analytical balances, use of various instruments for collection of chemical and physical water quality data, and routine QC checks for laboratory equipment.  Each task performed in the laboratory involves following written Standard Operating Procedures, proper and careful documentation, close attention to detail, and completing tasks in accordance with a daily time routine. The toxicity laboratory operates 7 days a week, so this position requires working on weekends, 25-35 hours/week. Position requires a drug screening and background check. Pay for this position is hourly on a bi-weekly basis.  Pay will be determined based on experience and qualifications.

Submittal: We encourage minority applicants and are an equal opportunity employer.  Please send cover letter and CV/Resume to Jobs@EnviroScienceInc.com with “Laboratory Technician” followed by your name in the subject line.

Environmental Inspector – Ohio / West Virginia

EnviroScience, Inc. is recognized as a leader in environmental consulting, ecological restoration, marine services, and biomonitoring in freshwater systems throughout the USA and Canada. EnviroScience is currently seeking a full time, entry level Environmental Inspector (EI).  This position involves conducting Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) inspections of active construction sites in Ohio and/or West Virginia.  In addition to performing site inspections, the scope of work includes weekly report writing.  Some weekend work and long hours are expected.

Job Requirements: A completed a four-year degree in the Biological Sciences, Natural Resources, or related field is required.  Knowledge of the OEPA Construction General Permit (OHC00005), WVDEP General Water Pollution Permit for Oil & Gas Activities (WV0116815), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nationwide Permits 3 & 12, and construction Best Management Practices (BMPs) as described in ODNR’s Rainwater and Land Development Manual and WVDEP’s Erosion & Sediment Control BMP Manual is preferred. Individuals should be self-motivated, possess good computer (i.e., PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc.) and excellent communication skills. Knowledge of pipeline construction techniques, soils, and an understanding of stormwater runoff a plus. Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Background check required.

Compensation: This is a full time, permanent position after a 30-day probationary period. Salary will be determined based on experience and qualifications. EnviroScience offers options for health insurance, 401K, bonus opportunities, and many other benefits.

Submittal: We encourage minority applicants and are an equal opportunity employer.  Please send cover letter and CV/Resume to jobs@EnviroScienceInc.com with Environmental Inspector followed by your name in the subject line.

Invasive Vegetation Technician – Stow, Ohio

EnviroScience, Inc. is recognized as a leader in environmental consulting, ecological restoration, marine services, and biomonitoring in freshwater systems throughout the USA. EnviroScience seeks to add a part-time seasonal Invasive Vegetation Technician to our growing Restoration Practice Area.  The anticipated field season for this position is April through October.  Start and end dates are negotiable, but full season availability is preferred.   A typical work week is variable based on weather and project timing, but the Technician can expect to work between 20 to 60 hours a week.  Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record.  The position requires a drug screening and background check. Excellent candidates will be considered for full-time employment at any point during their service.

This position will involve a full range of tasks including backpack spraying, ATV and ARGO boom spraying, hand wicking, chainsaw operation, maintaining state-required application records, preparing summary reports for clients, assisting with proposals and costing, and various other invasive vegetation related duties.  Invasive vegetation management occurs year-round, but the current position will assist other practice areas as needed. EnviroScience currently has an active invasive vegetation management clientele and would like to add an experienced biologist to lead initiatives both in and out of the office. Ohio Certified Applicator License preferred but not required for the position.  This position will include some overnight and extended travel during the summer months and most tasks will require strenuous fieldwork.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum BS/BA degree in biological sciences, environmental science, or related field.
  • Minimum of 2+ years of relevant professional experience.
  • Ohio Certified Applicators License preferred.
  • Strong plant identification skills: native and invasive species.
  • Project management, Client, or people management skills a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Capable of lifting greater than 50 lbs. preferred.
  • Self-motivated, organized, strong work ethic, and able to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Please be ready to discuss and/or provide examples to support previous work experience.
  • Applicants may be required to attend more than one interview and expect species identification practical.

Compensation: This is a part-time, temporary position for seasonal work defined as April through October.  Pay for this position is hourly on a bi-weekly basis.  Pay will be determined based on experience and qualifications.

Submittal: We encourage minority applicants and are an equal opportunity employer.  Please send cover letter and CV/Resume to Jobs@EnviroScienceInc.com with “Invasive Vegetation Specialist” followed by your name in the subject line, or fill out the form below with materials attached.

Environmental/Civil Engineer – Stow, Ohio

EnviroScience, Inc. is recognized as a leader in environmental consulting, ecological restoration, marine services, and biomonitoring in freshwater systems throughout the Midwest and Southeast. Visit www.EnviroScienceInc.com for more information.

Position Description

EnviroScience (ES) is seeking a Professional Engineer with experience in water resource engineering and Clean Water Act regulations.  A licensed professional engineer with strong writing skills and a knowledge of in-process water and NPDES permitting.  This individual must be versed in environmental permitting procedures including:

  • NPDES permitting
  • Permit implementation
  • Regulatory interpretation
  • Data gathering, calculations, and analysis

Primary duties will include project implementation, review of NPDES permits, regulatory interpretation, meetings with clients and regulators, and document delivery including proposals, reports, variances, and other deliverables.  AutoCAD Civil 3D knowledge is a plus.  The ideal candidate would be licensed in Ohio, but well-qualified candidates that can demonstrate the qualifications for an Ohio engineer license will be considered.

The position will include a range of tasks within a team of engineers and scientists.  The preferred candidate will have environmental permitting and compliance experience with industrial, commercial, and municipal clients.  In addition to performing site assessments, permitting, and project reports, the candidate will be responsible for keeping projects on schedule and on budget; providing quality control and oversight of engineering design.   Field work will be required, and the position may require limited travel and overnight stays to support projects and meet with clients.

The position may include participation in industry, business, and community organizations, business development, and strategic planning with an emphasis on growing engineering and compliance services in Ohio and the eastern United States. Candidates may be asked to demonstrate skill proficiency during the interview process.  At least 2 interviews are anticipated for the successful award of the position.

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate would be a creative, environmentally focused individual having a multidisciplinary background containing a mixture of engineering, science, regulatory, and writing skills.  The candidate should be a self-directed, highly motivated individual that can communicate effectively, document work activities, solve problems, and troubleshoot in a fast-paced, dynamic consulting environment.  A strong desire to improve the environment while working as a client-advocate should be at the core of the individual’s personality.  A creative individual that can operate independently with clients and is focused on timely completion of deliverables is a must.  Excellent communication skills with ES personnel and clients is a necessity. Additional requirements for the position include:

  • Ability and desire to be part of a fun, dynamic team focused on providing quality environmental services and consulting across the U.S.
  • P.E. certification (ideally OH, also WV, PA, VA, and TN a plus) with a bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering.
  • Experience with Clean Water Act regulations, including NPDES Permitting regulations and familiarity with Ohio EPA permitting requirements and procedures.
  • Experience with negotiating NPDES permits and orders issued to clients by state and federal environmental regulatory agencies.
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task regularly in a fast-paced environment with multiple changes; accepting responsibility for critical work products and meeting tight deadlines.

Compensation:

This is a full-time position after a 30-day probationary period. Salary will be determined based on experience and qualifications. ES offers options for health insurance, 401K, bonus opportunities, and many other benefits.

Submittal:

Please send a cover letter and CV/resume to Jobs@EnviroScienceInc.com with “Compliance Services Engineer” followed by your name in the subject line.  The cover letter should be the focus of your application with your resume acting as supporting documentation.  The letter should be written in a manner that demonstrates why you feel your qualifications will fit the job description.  Applicants are encouraged to elaborate and provide examples of past work experience to demonstrate their qualifications. We are looking to fill this position immediately; but, the job will remain posted until the position has been awarded.  ES reserves the right to cancel the job posting at any time without filling the position.  We encourage minority and veteran applicants. ES is an equal opportunity employer.

Commercial Diving Superintendent/Business Development- Stow, Ohio

EnviroScience, Inc. an ADCI member company since 2006, has conducted a wide range of diving operations since 1998.  Over the years, these operations evolved into a division of the company called ES-Divers.  ES-Divers offers ADCI and IMCA-compliant surface supplied diving operations, including underwater inspection, underwater construction services, potable water diving, contaminated diving, as well as support for biological studies.  ES-Divers has a strong commitment to providing solutions for all of our clients’ in water needs.

Description: We are seeking an experienced, ADCI Air Diving Supervisor with a minimum of 6 years of industry work history including near-shore and inland diving to support project acquisition and management.  The ideal candidate will have strong supervisory (supervisor certification) and communication skills, as well as an intimate knowledge of local bidding processes and potential clients.  Additionally, this candidate should be familiar with ADCI, IMCA, OSHA CFR-29, EM 385-1-1, and AWWA Potable Water diving standards.  This position will assist the existing ES-Diver team of supervisors, divers, and business developers to expand the company client base and capabilities.  These areas include but are not limited to underwater construction, inspection, power generation plant maintenance and support, salvage, and emergency spill response.  This position is based out of northeastern Ohio and supporting our TN, VA, TX and MI offices, and will provide a flexible work schedule.  This position will require the ability to travel primarily during the summer and fall months as necessary, but extended deployments (>2-weeks) are not expected.

Responsibilities / Attributes:

  • Possess knowledge of the inland diving markets in the Midwest and Eastern United States.
  • Ability to attract long and short-term contracts for various diving and underwater projects.
  • Prepare proposals and bids to technical specifications.
  • Complete dive operation plans and risk assessments, coordinate closely with clients and EnviroScience personnel and delegate responsibilities for jobs.
  • Prepare dive plans, coordinate with client and oversight (USACE, USCG, HSE) personnel.
  • Be competent in supervising and directing surface supplied diving operations as needed.
  • Current dive certifications desired, but well-qualified non-diving candidates considered.
  • Advanced degrees/certifications (PE Engineer, Bridge Inspection Leader) highly desired.

Key Benefits of ES-Divers:

  • Be part of an established, growing company that places the highest value on safety, its employees, and quality work.
  • Support of a team of experienced dive supervisors and divers doing interesting work.
  • The backing of a fulltime marketing and business development program, an established team of commercial diving professionals, and a company resume 11 years of successful diving projects with no fatalities or serious injuries.
  • Fulltime benefits including health insurance, profit sharing, and performance bonus.
  • A large inventory of top-notch, well-maintained diving equipment and work boats.

Submittal: We encourage veteran and minority applicants and are an equal opportunity employer. Please send cover letter and CV/Resume to gzimmerman@enviroscienceinc.com with “Commercial Diving Superintendent” followed by your name in the subject line.

Bat Ecologist – Stow, Ohio

EnviroScience, Inc. (ES) is recognized as a leader in environmental consulting, ecological restoration, marine services, and biomonitoring in freshwater systems throughout the USA. ES seeks to add a full-time bat ecologist to our growing natural resources division at the Stow Ohio office. This position will involve a full range of tasks including habitat surveys, emergence counts, mist-net surveys, acoustic monitoring, radio telemetry, winter hibernacula surveys, and various other bat-related duties.  Valid federal and state collector’s permits are required.  This position will include overnight and extended travel during the summer months and some tasks will require strenuous fieldwork.

Qualifications:

  • Valid federal and state scientific collector’s permits are required.
  • Minimum BS degree in biological sciences, environmental science or related field.
  • Minimum of 2+ years of relevant professional experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, organized, and able to work independently.
  • These positions may include travel and some tasks will require strenuous fieldwork. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.  Background check required.

Compensation: This is a full time, permanent position after a 30-day probationary period. Salary will be negotiated based on experience and qualifications. ES offers options for health insurance, 401K, bonus opportunities, and many other benefits.

Submittal: We encourage minority applicants and are an equal opportunity employer.  Please send cover letter and CV/Resume to Jobs@EnviroScienceInc.com with “Bat Ecologist” followed by your name in the subject line, or fill out the form below with materials attached.

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