Job: Staff Scientist

Title Staff Scientist
Agency, Location Sacramento, CA
Categories Permanent
Job # 12327

> Assisting lead scientists in conducting a variety of field surveys.
> Collecting and recording data accurately.
> Assisting with data entry and report preparation.
> Performing preconstruction resource surveys and construction monitoring activities.


Basic Qualification:

> Bachelor’s degree in environmental studies or related field
< 3-5 years of professional experience or similar graduate school experience. Aquatic and fisheries field experience desired. > Must be physically able to navigate in high-elevation and rugged field conditions on foot
> Must be able to work in the Central and/or Northern California area
> Terrestrial biological and/or recreation survey experience preferred
> Water quality sampling experience desired
> Knowledge of, and experience with, California flora and wildlife/avian species and habitats
> Plant identification skills (California preferred)
> GPS handheld device experience helpful
> General knowledge of various environmental permitting processes.