Great Lakes BioregionCleveland, OhioImagine applying your design and management skills to meaningful work for a company that values your work/life balance as much as your technical expertise. Biohabitats seeks an engineer/scientist with a solid foundation in the principles of stream, wetland, and ecological restoration and applied experience leading restoration projects from concepts through CDs and implementation. The Ecological Engineer/Scientist or Water Resources Engineer/Scientist will lead a variety of public, private, and institutional projects throughout the Great Lakes and Ohio River Basin region, with an opportunity to collaborate on restoration projects being led out of other Bioregion Offices. Projects, which will vary in type, scale, and complexity, will include ecological restoration masterplans, stream restoration, and bank stabilization using bioengineering methods, wetland restoration, stormwater management, and retrofits design.Primary Responsibilities»»Conducting watershed level inventories and baseline assessments»»Stream and wetland restoration, bank stabilization, and stormwatersystem retrofit concept development and lead design support»»Preparing specifications and cost estimates»»Facilitating public outreach»»Construction bid support»»Construction observation»»Post-construction monitoring
Required Skills»»7 to 10 years of consulting experience in the ecological restorationand stormwater field»»Client management and project management experience»»Complete field assessments under a variety of weather and site conditions»»Experience in stream restoration and bank stabilization design in Great Lakes»»Innovative stormwater retrofit planning and design»»Experience with AutoCAD»»Hydrologic and hydraulic modeling skills»»Strong written and oral communication skills with colleagues and clients»»Understanding of ecosystem restoration principles/processes»»Stream geomorphology assessment & nature based (living shoreline)design experience a plus»»Unwavering environmental ethicPreferred Skills»»GIS training or experienceProfessional Registration»»Ohio PE or ability to obtain through reciprocity a plus»»SER certification a plusCompensationCompetitive salary (commensurate with experience) and attractive benefits package:»»Flexible Leave and Paid Holidays»»Flexible Work Hours»»Teleworking Flexibility»»Health/Dental/Vision Insurance»»Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance»»Life Insurance»»Employer-Contributed Health Savings Account»»Retirement Account with Employer Match»»Quarterly Profit Bonuses»»Tuition Reimbursement and Continuing Education Support»»Professional License ReimbursementBiohabitats is a purpose driven, performance oriented, and values led organization. We are a Certified B-Corp™ and Just© Organization, meeting the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance. To ensure that you will thrive at Biohabitats, we highly encourage you to review our Mission, Values, and Approach before applying.To ApplyPlease send in pdf format to firstname.lastname@example.org:»»Cover letter»»Resume»»ReferencesBiohabitats is an equal opportunity employer.