is looking for a motivated and talented individual to help in the expansion of
its Natural Resource & Coastal Services Group. A proven technical
background in ecological and environmental compliance as well as comprehensive
project management skills and business development experience is required. We
are looking for someone who is a self-starter with initiative, is versatile,
has a service mentality, and is skilled in oral and written communication. Some overnight travel will be required.
- Manage incoming projects from proposal phase through closeout,
including preparing cost estimates, scheduling and completing necessary field
work (or managing others) and subsequent reporting, permit application preparation,
client interaction, reviewing and approving invoices and project close
- Experience in conducting
biological surveys including but not limited to: wetland delineations, habitat
assessments, and sensitive species surveys.
Reporting experience, specifically, wetland data reports/jurisdictional
determination requests and sensitive species reports, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Section 10/404)/ Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Office of Coastal
Management Coastal Use permitting, and ecological monitoring reports
- Coordinate with clients and agency personnel on daily basis.
- Take leadership role in business development including generation
of new client relationships and nurturing existing client relationships.
- Safety compliance with all client and internal
Working knowledge of federal, state and/or local regulations
(e.g., Clean Water Act, Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act, etc.) focusing primarily in the Gulf Coast Region. B.S.
(M.S. preferred) in Biology, Forestry, Fisheries, Wildlife Biology,
Ecology, or closely related field
of 5-8 years of experience in federal/state regulatory compliance
in use of Trimble units or similar GPS technologies.
written communication and organizational skills.
of Endangered Species Act Section 7 and Section 10 processes.
knowledge of general state/federal permitting processes to assist with
proposals and project management.
- Ability to provide cooperation and coordination with other
Providence media groups.
**As part of the application process, Providence request that
you provide a sample of your technical writing (with appropriate client
redactions if necessary) when applying for this position online.
- Flexible hybrid (work from home) scheduling options
- Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
- Competitive compensation with bonus potential
- Comprehensive benefit program: health, dental, vision;
Life/AD&D; voluntary plans
- 401(K) with discretionary profit-sharing contributions
Providence is an employee-owned engineering and environmental
consulting firm, and our team of professional engineers and environmental
specialists possess unparalleled credentials and decades of experience in
solving complex environmental challenges. Providence’s focus is sustained by
employing the best people to provide the highest quality services with
innovation and integrity as we work closely with biologists, toxicologists,
ecologists, geologists, and environmental regulatory specialists to offer an
outstanding combination of talent and expertise for both governmental civil
infrastructure and industrial development work.