Topic ID #36286 - posted 10/23/2015 4:00 PM

Ecological Field Monitors -- TX/Nationwide


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Title: Field Environmental Monitor-Ecology

Firm: Cox|McLain Environmental Consulting, Inc. (CMEC)

Location: May be deployed nationwide

Job Description: CMEC is seeking energetic, self-motivated, and resourceful ecologists to be available

for deployment to various locations in support of FEMA disaster relief and/or IBWC

construction monitoring assignments. All positions are intermittent (part-time), oncall

(travel and field work required). Must be able to commit for a minimum 90-day

assignment and pass an FBI Criminal/Financial Background Clearance check.

Construction monitoring opportunities may extend to 20-30 months. Conditions in the

areas affected can be very challenging. Duties may include conducting environmental

compliance inspections for construction projects; planning, implementing, and

personally conducting biological surveys and habitat assessments; client and resource

agency coordination; and ability to serve as subject matter expert on mitigation and

emergency management projects including areas such as emergency management

planning, training and exercising, hazard identification and risk assessment, mitigation

project scoping/analysis/review, and mitigation planning. Compensation will include a

competitive salary. Job may include physical work in rough terrain, inclement

weather, exposure to wild animals, et cetera.

Qualifications: Successful applicants will possess a BS or MS in wildlife/aquatic biology, rangeland

ecology, forestry, botany, environmental science or a closely related natural resource

field, and at least 2 years of relevant experience. Also required is an overall dedication

to excellence; strong writing skills; a strong work ethic with a demonstrated ability to

work independently; solid field skills including the ability to navigate using aerial

maps; and familiarity with GPS data collection. A valid driver’s license is required.

Bilingual (Spanish) a plus.

If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding opportunity with a growing firm,

please e-mail (PDF or WORD) a cover letter, resume, and contact information for

three references to . Please include the following as the subject

line of your email: FEM-ECOL 2015.CMEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Contact: Ecology Program

E-mail: (remember to include FEM-ECOL 2015 in subject line)

Phone: 512-338-2223


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