Icarus Ecological Services is an Environmental Consulting firm seeking an entry level wetland delineator in the Panama City Beach area.
The ideal candidate is able to conduct daily strenuous field work in the Florida heat, and has experience with the ecosystems and botany of Florida. Must be prompt, dependable, and self-motivated, with solid references and a college degree in a related field. GIS skills and prior wetland delineation experience a plus.
The position includes jurisdictional delineation of large parcels in rural areas. Must be able to work alone, work safely, take direction, and withstand harsh Florida field conditions. This is primarily a field position, and requires the ability to professionally compile field data into reports.
Pay commensurate with experience.
Candidates must have the ability to:
- provide references
- walk 5-10 miles a day in rough terrain, carrying field gear
- regularly work safely outdoors in Florida field conditions
- be familiar with botany of Florida
- take complete and accurate field notes
- read maps and navigate to specific locations in the landscape
- be able to work independently AND cooperatively with a team of biologists, techs and project managers.
- ability to drive a 4wd vehicle competently in the woods
- BS or MS Natural Resources/ Ecology/ related field
- experience with survey quality GPS
- experience with relevant GIS software (ArcGIS, Terrasync, etc)
- wetland delineating experience
- knowledge of FDEP and Army Corps jurisdictional determinations
Full time, Part time, or Contract Positions available, let us know what you’re seeking when you apply. Send resumes to kelly@icarusES.com.