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Marine Scientist (Humboldt County, California)

Marine Scientist (Humboldt County, California)

H. T. Harvey & Associates is looking for an exceptional marine scientist. This position is based in Humboldt County, California (Arcata office) and will have a focus on environmental effects and permitting of marine renewable energy projects and aquatic ecology projects. The successful candidate could have a background in fisheries, marine biology, oceanography, seabirds, marine mammals, quantitative ecology, or other scientific expertise relevant for ecological work on marine and aquatic-based projects.

The scope of this position will be partially defined by the projects currently underway and partially by the expertise and experience that the candidate brings to the firm. This person will work closely with the principal in charge of H. T. Harvey & Associates North California Coast office, an expert in the intersection of offshore marine renewable energy and marine ecology issues.

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree (M.S. preferred)
  • Strong writing skills–ability to write clear and concise documents
  • Understanding of environmental statues Endangered Species Act, NEPA and CEQA

Ideally

  • Some consulting or resource agency experience
  • Experience with permitting marine projects
  • Project management skills

Follow this link to apply.