Environmental Planner

We are currently seeking an experienced Environmental Planner who is a dynamic individual, and a critical-thinker capable of applying their skill set to manage a wide variety of land use planning projects.

Responsibilities

  • Technical report writing
  • Field work/inventories of existing environmental resources, including wetlands, wildlife, and vegetation communities
  • Assess the potential impacts, mitigation measures and surveillance/monitoring requirements associated with proposed development projects
  • Provide planning support
  • Prepare proposals in response to RFPs

Required experience, skills and abilities

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience in environmental consulting, land use planning, or other similar industries.
  • A Master’s degree in ecology, environmental science, biology, environmental planning or related discipline.
  • Proficiency in GIS, Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent report writing, and strong communication and networking skills
  • Willingness to learn more and to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment 

Desired qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants able to demonstrate experience in the following environmental planning/management services: 

  • Watershed Management
  • Landscape Ecology
  • Biophysical Impact Assessments/Environmental Overviews 
  • Ecological Urbanism and Infrastructure
  • Park Management Planning
  • Erosion and Sediment Control

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.