HNTB Senior Wetland Scientist in Indianapolis, Indiana
What We're Looking For
At HNTB, you can create a career that is meaningful to you while building communities that matter to all of us. For more than a century, we have been delivering solutions for some of the largest, most complex infrastructure projects across the country. With our historic growth, it is an exciting time to join our team of employee-owners.
This opportunity entails conducting waters determinations (including wetland delineations), preparing Waters of the US Reports, and designing/monitoring mitigation sites for permittee responsible and/or In-Lieu Fee mitigation. The position would also assist with completing Section 401/404, IDNR Construction in a Floodway, and other applicable permits.
What You’ll Do:
Under minimal direction, performs a variety of more highly complex professional planning, environmental planning, landscape architecture and urban design project responsibilities, and leads technical tasks.
Writes and/or reviews major sections of and leads production of plans, studies, reports, and environmental documents for projects. Coordinates and synthesizes the contributions of others.
Leads, prepares, and reviews graphics, technical reports, work plans, scopes of work, fee proposals, and responses to Request for Proposals for projects. Prepares and reviews budgets, invoicing, and billing.
Leads public and stakeholder engagement and presents information to the community.
Provides guidance and mentors staff.
Leads coordination with clients, sub-consultants, and in-house personnel on a regular basis to complete assigned tasks.
Recommends process and system improvements that result in greater efficiencies, enhanced capacities, and improved service delivery.
Supports department managers and office leadership with strategic planning, staffing/training, and other special projects.
May serve as project manager or task lead.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What You’ll Need:
Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Environmental Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, Engineering, Urban Planning, Geography, or related field and 10 years related experience, or
Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Environmental Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, Engineering, Urban Planning, Geography, or related field and 9 yrs of relevant experience
What You’ll Bring:
Conducts waters determinations (including wetland delineations) and prepares the associated Waters of the US Reports
Prepares and delivers permits, including but not limited to Section 401/404 and IDNR Construction in a Floodway permits.
Provides technical oversight and guidance in the development of new ideas, data, and methodologies and how to apply it to techniques more broadly.
Reviews monitoring protocols to ensure compliance with design criteria, scientific specifications, and regulatory approvals/permits.
Serves as senior reviewer of technical reports in their entirety, providing guidance to less experienced staff.
Serves as a recognized wetland expert.
What We Prefer:
Certified Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS)
Expertise in Wetland and/or Stream Mitigation Design
Mitigation Monitoring Experience
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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Planning Group