Senior Environmental Planner

O2 is looking for a Senior Environmental Planner to manage the firm’s environmental planning team. This position will involve project management of a variety of interdisciplinary landscape and regional planning topics, including: watershed management, landscape ecology, land use / land cover change, parks and protected areas, ecosystem goods and services, land use baseline studies, impact analysis, project development and technical management, client and agency interface, and stakeholder/public involvement and outreach processes. This position will also contribute to proposal development for environmental planning projects.

Competencies

The ideal candidate will have more than eight years of relevant professional experience. Excellent management, writing and communication skills, as well as a scientific background in landscape ecology and/or water resources is also required. An understanding of land use policy and planning concepts is necessary. The candidate will have a strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic, high performance team environment.

Education

The successful candidate will have a graduate degree in Environmental Science / Planning, or Resource Management, along with an undergraduate degree in a related topic (e.g., Water Resource Engineering, Environmental Science, Forestry, Biology, Geography etc.).

How to apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume to info@o2design.com. Candidates of interest will be contacted for additional information. Salary will be commensurate with experience and includes full benefits.