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Solar Energy Construction Monitor / Field Biologists

Job Type: full-time temporary position

Location: California

Posting Date: 23 May 14

Closing Date: N/A

H. T. Harvey & Associates is a professional ecological consulting firm with offices in California and Hawaii. For over 40 years, H. T. Harvey has created ecologically sound solutions to our clients’ complex natural resource challenges.

Hiring Location: Fresno

Duties:
We are seeking capable field biologists to monitor construction for compliance with biological resource protection measures during construction of solar arrays and associated facilities. Field work will include habitat surveys, special-status and endangered species surveys within construction areas, and monitoring the construction site and activities for compliance with permit and environmental impact mitigation measures designed to protect wildlife, particularly special-status and endangered species.

There are multiple openings to be filled immediately. All positions will be based out of the greater San Joaquin Valley or Mohave areas for the duration of construction. Applicants should have a strong academic background and solid field and/or research experience.

Qualifications:
A degree in wildlife ecology or field biology is preferred; equivalent work may be substituted. Demonstrable field skills critical. Good general communication skills and an ability to work well with diverse personnel within a tightly regulated construction environment also are important.

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

H. T. Harvey & Associates is a growing company with an energetic, forward-thinking approach. We offer an excellent salary and benefits package and an employee-focused work environment. Our employment package includes medical, dental, and life insurance, and a 401K with a generous employer match. More information about H. T. Harvey & Associates and our areas of expertise can be obtained at http://www.harveyecology.com.

Interested candidates should respond by emailing your cover letter, resume, transcripts, salary requirement and references to personnel@harveyecology.com and reference “Solar Energy Construction Monitor Field Biologists” in the header, or mail/fax application to H. T. Harvey & Associates, Attn: Personnel, 983 University Avenue, Building D, Los Gatos, CA 95032. Fax: (408) 458-3210.

H. T. Harvey & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities, disabled and Veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

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