Thursday, May 29, 2014

Biologist position


Environmental consulting firm (30 people) located in Oak Brook, Illinois has an immediate opening for a mid-level environmental specialist/biologist.  B.S. in Biology or Environmental Studies (Natural Resources may be considered pursuant to qualifications) is required.  The primary responsibilities will involve habitat restoration.  Herbicide/pesticide applicator license is required with a minimum of three years’ experience.  Field work will involve leading a crew that will be performing herbicide application and manual removal of Invasive species.  This position requires the ability to lift and carry 30 lbs.  Experience with wetland delineations, plant identification (emphasis on wetland plants), tree identification, and biological stream surveys all positive factors in consideration.  Firm specializes in wetlands, stream surveys, wastewater treatment design, hazardous waste management, air, groundwater, and transportation-related environmental issues (noise, air, and water quality).  Email resume to .