Timmons Group is a multi-disciplined engineering and technology firm recognized nationally as a “Best Firm to Work For” by CE News. With more than a dozen offices throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, we provide civil engineering, environmental, economic development, GIS/geospatial technology, landscape architecture and surveying services to a diverse client base. As one of Engineering News Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms in the country, we are dedicated to being an employer of choice and helping our clients achieve their vision resulting in shared success. For more information, visit www.timmons.com.
We are currently seeking an Environmental Scientist to join the Stormwater Management group in our Ashburn, Virginia office location. The ideal candidate will have 0 – 4 years of experience.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:
Provide MS4/VSMP permit program development & implementation support to municipal clients;
Provide Stream, Wetland, and Watershed Assessments;
Participate on field teams performing assessments of BMPs and water quality screening of stormwater outfalls;
Develop documents and perform studies to satisfy regulatory requirements for clients;
Conduct background research on technical issues and write clear reports and memorandums to convey project results to our clients.
Skills/Requirements of a successful candidate include but are not limited to:
Must have a strong work ethic, great attitude, and high energy.
Bachelor’s or master's degree in Environmental Science or Water Resources Policy and Management
Experience and/or course work with mapping and data analysis using ArcGIS;
Experience and/or course work with AutoCAD Civil 3D is desired but not required;
Experience and/or course work in most of the following areas: Environmental Science, Aquatic Ecology, Hydrology, Water Quality Monitoring and Analysis, Watershed Management and Planning, Wetland Ecology, Field Instrumentation, and Environmental Law;
Proficiency using Microsoft Excel;
Proficiency in Technical Writing (a writing sample will be required);
Must be dependable, responsible, and have excellent written/verbal communications skills;
Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and walk up to 2 miles a day;
Must have a valid driver’s license.
The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
We are looking for high energy, creative, flexible, patient, self-starters who are willing to work at a dynamic pace. Candidates must share a commitment to our company’s Vision, Mission, and Shared Values.