Ecologist/Biologist

Agency:Westward Environmental, Inc.
Location:Boerne, TX
Description:

Westward Environmental, Inc. (Westward) has an immediate opening in its Boerne, Texas, office for a qualified, full-time Ecologist/Biologist. The candidate will be expected to conduct and assist in field sampling, data collection, and report and other documentation preparation for a variety of projects including water and wetland assessments, habitat evaluations, and threatened and endangered species surveys. Some overnight travel will be required.

Westward is a consulting firm headquartered northwest of San Antonio in Boerne, Texas, with 20+ years of experience providing environmental and engineering services to clients across the United States. 

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Ecology, Environmental Science or a related science, and strong writing skills are required. Must be able to conduct fieldwork for long hours, sometimes in severe weather conditions, including walking at least 10 miles in rugged terrain, and be able to carry equipment and supplies weighing greater than 40 pounds.

An understanding of NEPA, Endangered Species Act, and Clean Water Act (including wetland delineation); knowledge of Texas vegetation and wildlife species; working knowledge of GIS software, such as ArcMap and ArcCatalog are preferred.

Salary:Commensurate with experience
Contact:

If you wish to be considered for this opportunity, please send a cover letter and a copy of your resume detailing work experience and education via email to: wmartin@westwardenv.com and note “Ecologist/Biologist” in the subject line.