Join Cardnos Science and Environment team in Santa Barbara, CA
to play an integral role in reviewing of utility projects for
potential environmental impacts and collaboration with a large
interdisciplinary team of scientists to complete clearances on a
Cardno is seeking Wildlife Biologists for our Sacramento, CA or
Walnut Creek, CA offices.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the
> Obtain clearance through client background check to access
online system (upon employment).
> Comply with all Cardno and client policies including those
related to safety, anti-harassment, and drug use.
> Review client requests for environmental clearance to ensure
they provide adequate information.
> Conduct desktop reviews for environmental clearance work and
ensure proper reviews and/or Cardno staff or subcontractors
according to client schedule complete surveys.
> Coordinate with Cardno, subcontractor, and client staff to
ensure surveys and monitoring are conducted according to client
> Engagement in the process and willingness to identify process
improvements to provide benefit to our client.
> Complete desktop reviews to determine appropriate levels
and types of environmental reviews needed for new projects.
> 0-3 years of consulting experience, 2-5 preferred
> Bachelor degree (or higher) in biology, ecology, environmental
studies or related field.
> Experience with land planning
> Excellent oral and written communication.
> Outgoing personality to network with Cardno and subcontractor
> Strongly proficient in computer software including Excel, MS
word, and various Cardno and client systems.
> Strong quantitative skills.
> Self-motivated; strong initiative.
> Solid time management and follow-through skills, with the
ability to simultaneously work on and manage multiple
tasks/projects with tight deadlines.
> Willingness to travel and work in a variety of field
conditions within California for multiple weeks at a time.
> Must be physically fit and able to navigate rugged conditions
on foot (day and night surveys may be required).
> Must be authorized to work in U.S. without company
> GIS (Arc View)
> Experience with desktop analysis for determination of field
survey needs for projects
> Field survey experience including for wildlife/ plant species/
Equal Opportunity statement for US based applicants
Cardno has a long standing policy of Equal Opportunity in
employment. Our practice is to fill positions by selecting
applicants who can perform the work in a competent and professional
manner. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race,
color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender
identity, disability or veteran status. At any time, if you need an
accommodation during the application process, please contact Human
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agencies. No fee will be paid to 3rd parties who submit unsolicited
resumes to any Cardno employee. Resumes from approved vendors must
be specifically requested by Cardno and approved by the Cardno
Talent Acquisition Team.