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Stantec Biologist in Chico, California

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 & Key Responsibilities

We are looking for an on-call biologist to serve multiple programs and clients throughout Northern California, Central Valley and Central Coast regions, to conduct a variety of wildlife, nesting bird or botanical surveys, data entry and analysis, preparation of supporting report documentation, preparation of regulatory permit applications, preparation of biological resource sections of California Environmental Quality Act and National Environmental Policy Act documents, and perform mitigation monitoring services. The position requires conducting field work primarily in California as well as office based professional work. This position works as part of a larger environmental services team and will likely require support to multiple Stantec offices. Travel will be a key component of the position and a willingness to travel is preferred.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Superb observation skills are highly valued as are a keen interest in ecosystems.

  • Individual must have computer and technology skills.

  • Must have the willingness to learn new skills while conducting field work in rural wilderness settings and flexibility in undertaking work assignments and work independently for long hours in the field as necessary.

  • Must demonstrate a commitment to safety and exhibit that they possess the tools to promote safe behavior.

  • Must have a good driving record and valid drivers license.

Education and Experience

Bachelor of Science degree in biology, ecology, botany or related field.

1 to 2 years of experience in environmental consulting or similar

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.

Job: Biologist

Primary Location: United States-California-Walnut Creek

Other Locations: United States-California-Chico, United States-California-Sacramento, United States-California-San Jose, United States-California-Redding, United States-California-Petaluma, United States-California-San Francisco

Employee Status: Temporary

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule: Part-time

Req ID: 190002N9

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