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Aquatic Ecologist/Diver

Cincinnati OH

Job ID: 33516


Your Opportunity

2,500 Environmental Services staff. 20 technical specialties. 900 professional associations. An international team with local expertise. You could say we know a little something about the environment. Our passion for it drives our work. Grounded by safety, quality, and ethics, we come up with solutions that perfectly fit the site. We know what it takes to balance competing project interests with creativity and efficiency. We know what to look for. And, we know how to get the job done—the right way. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.

Stantec’s Water sector and Environmental Services team have a need for a part-time Aquatic Ecologist/Divers to coordinate and manage environmental compliance.

Our team members have the opportunity to be involved in a variety of projects that may include endangered species assessments, habitat restoration, water resources management, and commercial diving. We are seeking exceptionally talented and enthusiastic individuals with a keen interest in natural sciences to join our team and advance their career.


Your Duties

Conduct freshwater mussel surveys

Conduct fisheries surveys

Act as a member of the Stantec Scientific dive team

Maintain and repair diving equipment

Maintain and repair boats, trucks, and other field equipment

Coordinate and manage environmental permitting, assessment, and/or compliance work related to CWA, NPDES, USACE, USFWS, NEPA, and various state agency requirements as they pertain to a variety of project types including energy transmission and generation facilities, transportation, dam removal, and private development projects.

Perform analysis and provide recommendations for clients

Participate in multi-disciplinary environmental assessments

Proposal and report writing


Your Capabilities and Credentials

Nationally Recognized Rescue Diver Certification Preferred

Current Physical, First Aid, Oxygen, CPR certification

Prepare and enforce dive plans, job hazard analysis, and emergency management plans for projects

Ability to inspect, maintain and repair boats, trucks other field equipment.

Ability to record and track dive and maintenance logs

Advanced boat operation skills preferred

Flexible schedule and willingness to travel



Professionalism, positive attitude, and ability to work well with others

Strong communication skills necessary to interact with management and clients



Posted March 12, 2018

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