On-call Biologist: Oregon

Updated: 7 months ago
Location: Portland, OREGON
Job Type: Temporary
Deadline: 01 Apr 2023

Portland, Oregon
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On-call Biologist - ( 2300011A ) Description Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science. Your Opportunity You will perform biological surveys, and technical support services in relation to biology. You could also write reports, develop plans, and implement steps to move projects toward closure in the most cost-effective manner. Your Key Responsibilities Biological field surveys on energy projects. Travel to the project sites is required (Oregon/Washington/Idaho). 10-12 days in the field per deployment. Travel expenses will be covered. Coordinate the natural environment component of projects and programs. Support project managers undertaking transmission, renewable energy, oil and gas, transportation, and other development projects. Assist and/or lead field work tasks, as needed, such as breeding/nesting bird surveys, vegetation community assessments, wetland delineation and classification, species at risk surveys, and construction biological monitoring. Independent field work is expected, but field work can also include participation in team lead efforts. Plan, prepare and review technical reports or portions of larger environmental assessments. Prepare daily monitoring and/or field reports. Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of existing and emerging regulatory requirements, wildlife Benefits Summary: Full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law). Temporary employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law. Primary Location : United States-Oregon-Portland Organization : BC-2037 EnvSvcs-US Mountain Employee Status : Regular Job Level : Individual Contributor Travel : Yes, 75 % of the Time Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Mar 6, 2023, 10:13:57 PM Req ID: 2300011A Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans
Qualifications Your Capabilities and Credentials Proficient in policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training, leads by example, and applies these policies and procedures as appropriate to their work. Good driving record and valid driver’s license required. Ability to work in all weather conditions and spend 6-8 hours walking/hiking in rough terrain. Technical writing. Able to build strong relationships with key clients with respect to their technical area and the broader business objectives in their regions. Builds and maintains productive professional and personal networking relationships. At least one year of experience successfully participating in technical aspects of small to medium projects. Proficient in MS Office applications Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree in Biology, or related field. Minimum 1 year related experience, or an equivalent combination of education (e.g., advanced degree) and experience. Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
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