Conservation Planner

POSITION: Conservation Planner                                                           

DIVISION: Westervelt Ecological Services                     

LOCATION: Rocky Mountain Region, CO

POSITION PROFILE:

The Conservation Planner is to oversee and develop mitigation banking projects in the Rocky Mountain Region.  This position will be responsible for the planning, execution, and tracking of new wetlands/conservation mitigation project approvals and will assist with regional compliance tracking of approved mitigation projects.

SELECTION CRITERIA:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in a natural sciences field.
  2. Minimum of eight years related work experience in wetland and/or stream restoration planning, design and/or implementation.
  3. Demonstrated effectiveness in working with regulatory processes and personnel, including Section 404 permitting and ESA issues.
  4. Strong project management experience.
  5. Knowledge of Colorado’s biological habitats, species and general conservation biology/ecology is preferred.
  6. Previous experience in managing contractors/consultants and working in a team environment.

External candidates should submit a complete resume to jobs@westervelt.com, indicating in the subject line the position for which they are applying.

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