Orange County Environmental Protection Division - Envi. Specialist II / Senior Envi. Specialist

The Orange County Environmental Protection Division is seeking to fill an Environmental Specialist II (ESII) or Senior Environmental Specialist (SES) position on the Environmental Permitting, Compliance, and Enforcement Team.  Work is characterized by considerable independence and responsibility to exercise initiative, and carry all assignments through to completion. Candidate will complete technical reviews of private and commercial development projects, to include sufficiency reviews of applications, site inspections, and review and analysis of proposed impacts, to determine if project meets the County environmental regulations. 

Job Details:

  • Environmental Specialist II Salary: $19.91/hr

  • Senior Environmental Specialist Salary : $23.38/hr

  • Opening Date:  September 6, 2018

  • Closing Date: September 20, 2018

More information and application here.


Atkins - Environmental Scientist (Entry Level)

SNC-Lavalin Atkins business seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join the Orlando, Florida Eco Sciences East Group as an Environmental Scientist.  The major role will be to perform standard scientific work while developing professional proficiency.

JOB DUTIES

  • Generally applies standard techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of somewhat diversified scientific tasks, requiring the use of analysis, interpretation, and deductive reasoning, and being able to detect problems in using standardized procedures.

  • Environmental compliance monitoring, permitting and report preparation

  • Assist senior staff with wetland delineations, wildlife habitat assessments, and other field surveys

  • Perform basic Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data collection and production of resource maps.

  • Conduct online data searches

More information and application here


PPM CONSULTANTS - Junior Geologist / EngineER

PPM Consultants are seeking a Junior Level Geologist/Engineer for their Orlando, Florida location. The general duties and qualifications are listed below.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in geology, environmental science, engineering, or related discipline.

  • 1 to 5 years of experience in the geologic or environmental industry.

  • Prior experience in Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, and Excel

  • Interest in both field and office duties, with data management and evaluation skills.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Maintains attention to detail.

  • Strong communication skills both written and oral.

  • Ability to follow specific instruction.

  • Valid Driver’s License.

  • Some travel required.

Job Duties:

  • Support field activities related to the installation of monitoring wells, multi- media sample collection, and maintenance of remedial systems.

  • Assist in the preparation of written work products including work plans, technical reports and proposals.

  • Input of data into Excel tables.

  • Work in a manner to ensure personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guidelines.

  • Perform other duties as assigned and needed.

More information and application here


HydroGeoLogic, Inc. - Staff Scientist

HGL is looking for a professional to support two Performance Based Remediation (PBR) contracts and a pending 5-year contract with NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Central Florida. The work requires full-service environmental investigation and remediation services. Our Florida East PBR includes work at Cape Canaveral AFS (CCAFS), Patrick AFB (PAFB) and Homestead ARB (HARB). The opportunity is for a growth-oriented person that wants to broaden their skills and provide the team support in a variety of areas.

  Responsibilities / Duties

  • Responsible for directing environmental investigations, document preparation, and remediation construction services under the direction of the project and installation managers

  • Must be a team-oriented person willing to conduct a variety of office and field assignments and write cohesive report sections on the evaluation of investigative and remediation results

  • The position is based out of our Orlando, FL office but will require the candidate to be available for travel to KSC, CCAFS, PAFB, and HARB

More information and application here.


INWOOD CONSULTING ENGINEERS - Envi. Scientist

Inwood Consulting Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a full-time environmental scientist. The position primarily involves comprehending and applying knowledge of environmental permitting, minor NEPA/NMSA reviews, data entry, and database management to transportation projects while utilizing good practice in environmental science and ecology. The ideal candidate should be able to identify and analyze well-defined problems under the direction of senior staff; make decisions consistent with Florida transportation policies; design or develop solutions to problems by applying accepted procedures and methods; and identify risks and management options.

  Responsibilities / Duties

  • Review roadway plans to determine permitting requirements for minor and major transportation project

  • Prepare state and federal permit applications for minor transportation projects

  • Assist in preparing and reviewing reports in support of projects, including protected species, natural habitat, environmental impacts, biological evaluations, minor NEPA/NMSA, and related regulatory requirements and compliance guidelines

  • Review documents for minor projects prepared by others, including pre-design environmental documents, permit exemption verifications, or need for additional wildlife surveys

  • Maintain spreadsheets for expiring permits and NEPA/NMSA checklist

  • Assist in preparing draft environmental scope, units, and staff hours for minor projects based on existing transportation permitting policies and guidelines

  • Attend project-related meetings

More information and application here.


Alachua County  -  Assistant Director of Emergency Management

Minimum qualifications include: Master's degree in urban planning, public administration, emergency management, business administration, fire science or related field, and two years of professional  experience in emergency management or related field; or any equivalent combination of related training and experience. Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida driver's license. Successful completion of a criminal history background investigation is required prior to employment. Applicants within six months of meeting the education/experience requirement may be considered for trainee status. This position will fulfill a senior leadership role in the Alachua County EOC assisting with the coordination of the EOC activities during a disaster. The incumbent will be expected to be adaptable to the changing needs and priorities of a fast-paced, high-stress incident. The incumbent will be expected to engage in continuous learning and training while employed with Alachua County, which may include overnight travel as required. The incumbent should have expert knowledge of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Basic knowledge of WebEOC, EMAP, GIS, social media platforms, and Adobe Acrobat desirable.

Job Details:

  • Salary: $55,452.80 Annually

  • Closing Date: 09/21/18

More information and application here.


Harris Corporation - Environmental Health & Safety Engineer

Job responsibilities include developing, implementing and monitoring environmental health and safety programs and policies to ensure compliance with Federal, State and local environmental health and safety regulations applicable to air, industrial wastewater, potable water, domestic wastewater, storm water, US DOT, regulated waste management, spill prevention control and countermeasure plans (SPCCP), TIER II and TRI reporting, and emergency response (HAZWOPER).

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Environmental Science or Engineering with 10 plus years applicable experience; or equivalent.

More information and application here.


Harris Corporation - Corporate EHS Manager

The Manager of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) will be a member of the Corporate EHS department supporting the EHS Director in the development, execution and continual improvement of the organization’s strategic EHS plan. This individual will have a thorough understanding of EHS principals, leading industry practices and governing regulations with a focus on sustainability and environmental programs.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Minimum of 12 years EHS experience in roles of increasing responsibility and leadership.

  • Experience with OSHA, EPA, DOT & NFPA requirements.

  • Experience developing and implementing safety, environmental and health programs, processes and framework for multiple sites.

  • Experience with OSHA, EPA and other applicable industry environmental, health and safety standards.

More information and application here.


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