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Salary– Wage is competitive and commensurate with experience

Desired Qualifications

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in plant ecology, environmental science, wildlife, or closely related fields
  • Certification as a Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS) through the Society of Wetland Scientists
  • Completion of University of Washington Wetland Certification or similar program strongly preferred
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in wetland delineation and assessments
  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • Knowledge of Washington State SEPA and regional wetland regulations
  • Wetland mitigation planning, design, implementation, and monitoring experience
  • Clean Water Act Section 404/401 wetland, streams, and related federal, state, and local environmental permitting experience in the Pacific Northwest (particularly Washington state)
  • Experience with invasive species management
  • Training and experience with the current Washington Department of Ecology (WDOE) Wetland Rating System and credit-debit analysis method for calculating mitigation requirements
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Bluebeam, and ESRI ArcGIS  
  • Wildlife ecology and fisheries, T&E species training, experience, and certifications a plus
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Construction work-site experience

Compensation

  • Wage is competitive and commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits package