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Company: Jacobs

Location: Atlanta, GA

Date Posted: August 22, 2014

Source: Jacobs

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST
Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. (JEG) is seeking an Environmental Scientist for our Norcross, Georgia office capable of leading a field team in conducting various ecological field studies, including wetland delineations, threatened and endangered species surveys, stream geomorphologic surveys, and vegetation and community inventories. Ideal candidates should possess organizational skills, and report writing experience, as well as experience with ecological field studies for linear transportation projects and other infrastructure projects. Experience with GDOT is preferred. The position involves some travel mostly in Georgia and surrounding states. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:General:Leads field team in collecting a variety of field data. Interprets maps, land use plans, aerial photographs, topographic maps, etc. to use for environmental analysis.Organizes and maintains field data.Prepares documentation for preliminary data requests from agencies and public sources of environmental data.Coordinates with agency personnel to expedite permits and respond to comments.Coordinates with clients to ...
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST
Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. (JEG) is seeking an Environmental Scientist for our Norcross, Georgia office capable of leading a field team in conducting various ecological field studies, including wetland delineations, threatened and endangered species surveys, stream geomorphologic surveys, and vegetation and community inventories. Ideal candidates should possess organizational skills, and report writing experience, as well as experience with ecological field studies for linear transportation projects and other infrastructure projects. Experience with GDOT is preferred. The position involves some travel mostly in Georgia and surrounding states. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:General:Leads field team in collecting a variety of field data. Interprets maps, land use plans, aerial photographs, topographic maps, etc. to use for environmental analysis.Organizes and maintains field data.Prepares documentation for preliminary data requests from agencies and public sources of environmental data.Coordinates with agency personnel to expedite permits and respond to comments.Coordinates with clients to obtain baseline data and deliver reports and plans. Ecology Specialization:Leads field team in conducting wetlands delineations.Leads field team in conducting biological field studies, including GPS and attribute data collection.Converts GPS data into GIS and CADD softwar5+ years of experience requiredBS or MS in scientific discipline (ecology)Computer literacy in software typical of discipline is preferred (Microsoft Office, Adobe, ArcMap, Trimble Pathfinder, and CADD)Preferred candidates will have extensive project experience in the State of Georgia, as well as corridor project experience , ,
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