We are seeking entry to mid-level professionals to conduct biological field surveys and construction monitoring in the Mojave Desert. This position will be based at project sites located throughout southern California and Nevada. Preferred candidates are USFWS Authorized Mojave Desert Tortoise Biologists.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with construction crews and field leads to document biological resources and compliance levels related to environmental regulations during construction.
Collect field data for use in project regulatory reporting.
Oversee the installation and maintenance of environmental exclusion fencing, wildlife fencing, sediment and erosion control devices and material and waste management.
Ability to work collaboratively with construction personnel and regulatory personnel to develop solutions while implementing permit conditions.
Follow all Dudek and construction site safety protocols.
Experience in performing biological surveys and construction monitoring.
Understanding of environmental regulations.
Approved as USFWS Authorized Mojave Desert Tortoise Biologist
Must demonstrate solid written and verbal communication skills.
Highly organized with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
Self-motivated with an interest to learn and grow as a project team.
Dudek is a leading California-based environmental and engineering firm that helps public and private clients plan and implement reliable, effective, and compliant projects. Founded in 1980, Dudek is a stable company that has grown steadily to more than 600 professionals across the U.S., located primarily in offices in California, Hawai’i, and Oregon.
At Dudek, we need inclusivity to succeed and diversity to lead. We understand that the best problem solving happens when diverse viewpoints and experiences are applied. We recognize that different perspectives, inclusivity, and trust build a stronger culture and add value to our firm. We celebrate our differences and strive to make meaningful progress toward becoming a more diverse company.
Dudek is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law
COVID-19 Update:Protecting the health and safety of our communities is our highest priority. Please note that due to the federal government’s recent Executive Order for federal contractors, Dudek has adopted a policy requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to limited exemptions/accommodations based on medical conditions, sincerely held religious beliefs, or applicable state laws and regulations.