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We are currently recruiting for the following positions at our San Diego office:

 

Biologist/Assistant Project Manager (mid-senior level)

ECORP Consulting's mission is to consistently deliver high-quality environmental consulting services through outstanding science and timely, creative solutions for our clients, while providing an excellent work environment for our staff. ECORP has an excellent group of environmental professionals that deliver high-quality services in various disciplines including compliance with the Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, National Historic Preservation Act, California Environmental Quality Act, and National Environmental Policy Act; surveys and monitoring of biological and cultural resources; GIS analysis; water resources modeling and water rights; and habitat restoration design and implementation. We are looking for biologists/regulatory specialists to join the San Diego office team. This will be an excellent career opportunity to work as part of an outstanding consulting group for a wide variety of public and private projects primarily in Southern California.

You will work closely with technical and management staff on project tasks and on marketing and business development initiatives in coordination with our Orange County, Inland Empire, and northern California offices. You will serve as a project manager, proposal manager, technical lead (i.e. Project Biologist, Environmental Compliance Officer), and supporting team member for a wide range of biological resource analyses studies, and compliance oversight tasks. Daily communication and feedback to Project Managers and Task Managers a must.

The ideal candidate will be a service oriented, motivated self-starter and have previous project management experience, experience with coordinating field survey crews and construction monitors, experience with agency coordination (CDFW, USFWS, Army Corps, etc.) and leading environmental compliance programs, and of course excellent multi-tasking skills. The ideal candidate must also have proven capabilities to independently conduct field work including: environmental monitoring, habitat assessments, expertise in San Diego MSCP consistency analyses, waters and wetlands delineations, vegetation mapping, general botanical surveys, and sensitive plant species surveys throughout southern California. Practical experience and familiarity with various state and federal laws/regulations with respect to biological resources is fundamental to success in these positions. Expertise in local wetland, botanical, or wildlife resources and familiarity with local survey and reporting requirements is also necessary.

You will be responsible for preparing technical reports and other deliverables including constraints analyses, vegetation mapping, general wildlife or botanical surveys, focused species survey reports, federally and state-listed sensitive species survey reports, and biological resources technical reports and/or a variety of other environmental documents in accordance with CEQA/NEPA. The successful applicant may also be responsible for preparing waters and wetlands delineations, permit applications, and coordination with resource agencies in support of Clean Water Act 404 and 401 applications and Streambed Alteration Agreements. Knowledge of waters permitting and CEQA/NEPA compliance is preferred.

In a typical day you will individually and/or as part of a team perform the following types of tasks:

  • Research, assembly, and synthesis of data related to biological issues;
  • Drafting, editing, and revising technical reports or assembling report data;
  • Coordination with technical staff, administrative staff, GIS staff, word processing staff;
  • Attending project, office, and technical group meetings;
  • Project management;
  • Client contact and agency coordination;
  • Drafting, editing, and revising technical sections of proposal materials or researching background information to develop proposal scopes;
  • Conducting field work; and,
  • Supporting staff on other projects or proposals as directed.

A Bachelor’s degree in biological resources, botany, ecology, wildlife, or related field will be required.  USFWS/CDFG permits and MOUs for local species are desired.  It is expected that the successful applicant will have 5+ years of professional experience in the Southern California area as well as local project experience (4+ years of experience for a mid-level biologist, and 10+ years of experience for a senior biologist). Applicable advanced degrees and/or USFWS/CDFG permits and MOUs may substitute for years of experience. Strong writing and technical skills will be necessary. Ability to travel between worksites and conduct strenuous field work in inclement weather on steep terrain is also a requirement.

ECORP offers excellent benefits, medical, dental, vision, FSA’s, 401(k) with employer discretionary match, life insurance, long term disability and other benefits in addition to a competitive salary, and a team-oriented atmosphere.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to send resume to jobs@ecorpconsulting.com.


Entry level Biologist

We are looking for an entry-level biologist to join the San Diego office team. This will be an excellent career opportunity to work as part of an outstanding consulting group for a wide variety of public and private projects primarily in Southern California. ECORP Consulting's mission is to consistently deliver high-quality environmental consulting services through outstanding science and timely, creative solutions for our clients, while providing an excellent work environment for our staff. ECORP has an excellent group of environmental professionals that deliver high-quality services in various disciplines including compliance with the Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, National Historic Preservation Act, California Environmental Quality Act, and National Environmental Policy Act; surveys and monitoring of biological and cultural resources; GIS analysis; water resources modeling and water rights; and habitat restoration design and implementation.

A Bachelor’s degree in biological resources, botany, ecology, wildlife or related field will be required. USFWS/CDFG permits and MOUs for local species are desired but not a requirement.  Ability to travel long distances to and from job sites (2+ hours from the office) that may require overnight stays, maintain a flexible schedule due to unforeseen or last-minute project needs, and conduct strenuous field work in inclement weather on steep terrain is also a requirement.

You will work closely with technical and management staff on project tasks and field surveys out of our San Diego office; however, coordination and performing tasks for our Orange County and Riverside offices will also occur. Primary job duties will include performing field surveys for special-status plant and wildlife species, biological monitoring, data management, and report writing. The ideal candidate will be a motivated self-starter who also works well in team settings, is detail-oriented, and enthusiastic. Strong writing and technical skills are preferred.

ECORP offers excellent benefits, medical, dental, vision, FSA’s, 401(k) with employer discretionary match, life insurance, long term disability and other benefits in addition to a competitive salary, and a team-oriented atmosphere. 

Please submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@ecorpconsulting.com.    Visit our website at www.ecorpconsulting.com to learn more about our company.


GIS Specialist –  San Diego

ECORP Consulting, Inc. is an excellent group of environmental professionals that delivers high-quality services in various disciplines including compliance with the Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, National Historic Preservation Act, California Environmental Quality Act, and National Environmental Policy Act; surveys and monitoring of biological and cultural resources; GIS analysis; water resources modeling and water rights; and habitat restoration design and implementation.

ECORP is looking for a GIS Specialist in our San Diego Office.  We are looking for a motivated, self-starter who enjoys working both independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced atmosphere.

The ECORP mapping department prides itself on providing efficient, accurate and organized mapping products to our internal and external clients.  As part of the ECORP mapping team you will have the opportunity to work with a varied group of clients and state and federal agencies on projects throughout the Western United States.  ECORP utilizes the tools available in ArcGIS and AutoCAD to solve problems and answer questions informing our natural resources, cultural resources, and regulatory permitting groups. The mapping department works as a team on a centralized server allowing GIS specialists in different offices to work across multiple projects, while maintaining data and style continuity across the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Synthesize a variety of GIS data for use in analysis and mapping products for multi-disciplinary departments within the organization.
  • Work within the established organizational templates, data standards and processes to ensure accuracy of data and maps for inclusion in reports and presentations.
  • Produce high quality cartographic products for reports, meetings, and presentations.
  • Conduct a variety of geoprocessing and GIS analysis tasks.
  • Manage maps and data in ArcGIS Online, and produce web maps for use in ArcGIS Collector.
  • Multi-task and work within a fast-paced environment
  • Be a proactive member of project teams, both inside and outside of the organization.
  • Coordinate GIS functions and uses with other departments, agencies/jurisdictions, engineers, developers, and the general public; provide GIS support and identify and resolve related concerns.

Requirements

  • Ability to excel in the responsibilities listed above.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in either GIS, Geography or related environmental field plus a minimum of 3-4years of professional experience using ESRI ArcGIS to produce data and map products.
  • Experience with ESRI ArcGIS Desktop, extensions, and geoprocessing tools.
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, and MS Access and office products.
  • Must have a good understanding of GIS best practices and standards.
  • GPS experience preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Works well with teams (large or small).
  • Strong data management and cartographic skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Must have environmental consulting experience.

ECORP offers excellent benefits, medical, dental, vision, FSA’s, 401(k) with employer discretionary match, life insurance, long term disability and other benefits in addition to a competitive salary, and a team-oriented atmosphere. 

Please submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@ecorpconsulting.com.    Visit our website at www.ecorpconsulting.com to learn more about our company.


Biologist, On-Call, Mid-Level (Project Hire)

Our San Diego office is looking for a Biologist with a minimum of 3 years of experience in conducting biological surveys in San Diego County, and a Bachelor of Science degree or higher in biology, ecology, or a related science. We are looking for technical expertise in field biology, biological resource assessments, and environmental compliance monitoring and a candidate with demonstrated experience with San Diego County species, ecosystems, and biological reporting requirements.

The desired candidate must have strong communication skills, ability to multitask, technical writing skills, ability produce high quality deliverables and exhibit professionalism in interactions with coworkers, agency staff, and clients.

Responsibilities will include performing biological and botanical fieldwork, conducting biological and botanical research, developing impact assessments, coordinating with project teams, preparing reports, and performing environmental and/or biological monitoring. Travel and fieldwork accounts for 40 to 80 percent of this position. While prioritizing health and safety, this position requires an individual who is able to walk and hike through varying degrees of difficult terrain. Individual may also be required to perform their job responsibilities in inclement weather conditions.

If interested, please email your resume and salary requirements to jobs@ecorpconsulting.com.

Please visit our website at http://www.ecorpconsulting.com to learn more about our company.

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Archaeology Field Technicians

ECORP Consulting, Inc. is currently accepting resumes for temporary, on-call field crew for archaeological projects in southern California, primarily focused in the Orange County and San Diego County areas.

Responsibilities may include construction monitoring, pedestrian survey, site mapping and recording, excavation, and other duties as assigned.

Requirements include a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology or closely related field, successful completion of an archaeological field school or field methods course at an accredited university, at least 6 months of full time professional experience, and a work history that includes projects in California.
Competitive wages are based on level of education and experience.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits program.

If interested, please email your resume and salary requirements to jobs@ecorpconsulting.com.

Please visit our website at http://www.ecorpconsulting.com to learn more about our company.

EEO Employer


ECORP offers excellent benefits, medical, dental, vision, FSA’s, 401(k) with employer discretionary match, life insurance, long term disability and other benefits in addition to a competitive salary, and a team-oriented atmosphere. Qualified applicants are encouraged to send resume to jobs@ecorpconsulting.com.


ECORP Consulting Inc, is an Equal Opportunity Employer