• 31-May-2017 to 30-Sep-2018 (CST)
  • Green
  • Baton Rouge, LA, USA
  • Full Time

Environmental Scientist: Baton Rouge, LA

Providence, a multidiscipline environmental and engineering consulting firm headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is looking for an aggressive and talented individual to help in the expansion of its Natural Resource & Coastal Services Group in the Gulf Coast market. A proven technical background in multiple facets of ecological and environmental compliance and project management is required. We are looking for someone who is a self-starter that will assume initiative, is versatile, has a service mentality, and is skilled in oral and written communication.

 Fieldwork involving overnight travel is sometimes required.

 Basic Qualifications:

  • B.S. (M.S. preferred) in Biology, Forestry, Fisheries, Wildlife Biology, Ecology, or closely related field
  • A minimum of two to three years of ArcGIS experience
  • A minimum of three years of experience in conducting biological surveys including: wetland delineations, sensitive species surveys, and impact assessments
  • A minimum of three years' experience in preparing U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Section 10/404 permit applications and a thorough knowledge of Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Coastal Management Division Regulations
  • Demonstrated communication and organizational skills 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with participation in projects with the following components:
  • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
  • Ecological monitoring and reporting
  • Endangered Species Act Section 7 and/or Section 10 processes

About Providence: 

The name Providence, by definition, means "making provisions for the future." Our name highlights the emphasis we place on the future and the roads that will take us there. We aim to provide for our clients long into the future, and accordingly, we maintain their best interests as our focus. Providence's professionals value the relationships we develop with our clients, and we think the results of our passion are evident in every deliverable we produce. We offer competitive salaries plus bonuses and excellent benefits:

  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Health and dental plans
  • Flexible schedules
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • 401(K) with discretionary profit sharing contributions

 Contact: If you are interested in pursuing a career with Providence, please complete our online application at -

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