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Water Resource Specialist/35031 and 35098 State of Montana - Helena, MT The incumbent is responsible for performing a variety of educational, technical, and administrative duties relative to the Montana Floodplain Management Act and the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). The position provides technical review and assistance, education and outreach to local community floodplain administrators, state and local elected officials, engineers, surveyors, realtors, developers and others on the state and federal aspects of floodplain management and floodplain mapping.
Asst/ Assoc Professor of Watershed Analysis Bozeman, MT (second announcement) The Land Resources and Environmental Sciences Department, Montana State University, Bozeman [http://landresources.montana.edu] seeking a talented and enthusiastic individual to undertake a tenure-track, fiscal-year faculty position (63% research/ 27% teaching/ 10% service) in watershed analysis. Details of the position are available at [http://www.montana.edu/jobs/faculty]. Screening will begin January 15, 2016 until an adequate applicant pool has been established.
Winter Wildlife Intern The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is the nation's most effective environmental action organization. We use law, science, and the support of more than 2.4 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure a safe and healthy environment for all living things. Our staff of more than 450 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy and communications experts, and others work out of offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Bozeman, Montana, and Beijing, China.
Assistant/Associate Professor of Stream Ecology, Flathead Lake Biological Station University of Montana - Polson, MT The Flathead Lake Biological Station (FLBS) of The University of Montana invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the area of stream ecology. We seek a qualified and collaborative stream/river ecologist using advanced approaches to address modern questions of ecological structure and function in flowing waters. We invite applications from individuals capable of developing research and training programs focused on any aspect of stream/river ecology (e.g. population dynamics, community structure and diversity, food web interactions, biogeochemical cycling) at any scale (from individual rocks to whole catchments).
Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering at Saint Francis University This is a tenure track position. The rapidly growing Environmental Engineering program at Saint Francis University seeks applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position starting August 2016.
Forest Management Planner-00017 State of Montana - Missoula, MT ($21.98 - $24.43 an hour) The Department of Natural Resources and Conservation’s (DNRC) mission is to help ensure that Montana’s land and water resources provide benefits for present and future generations. This position is located in beautiful Missoula, MT Missoula which is often described as the “Hub of Five Valleys” as it located in western Montana at the convergence of five mountain ranges. The DNRC believes employees are their most important asset. The DNRC empowers employees to exercise professional judgment in carrying out their duties. Employees are provided with the training and tools necessary to achieve the mission. Both team effort and individual employee expertise are supported and sustained.
Environmental Science Internship Plum Creek - Columbia Falls, MT Available summer of 2016. Learn about environmental certification, and participate in field reviews evaluating the implementation of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) program on company lands.
Observe state audits of forest practice implementation; Attend meetings and workshops relative to technical and policy issues affecting commercial forestry. Work with Plum Creek foresters on timber harvest layout, which includes field delineation of streamside management zones and wildlife habitat identification and retention.
Specifically, you will be involved in a number of ongoing projects across the Company's northern regions.
Assistant/Associate Professor of Watershed Analysis Bozeman, MT The Land Resources and Environmental Sciences Department, Montana State University, Bozeman [http://landresources.montana.edu] seeking a talented and enthusiastic individual to undertake a tenure-track, fiscal-year faculty position (63% research/ 27% teaching/ 10% service) in watershed analysis. Details of the position are available at [http://www.montana.edu/jobs/faculty]. Screening will begin January 15, 2016 until an adequate applicant pool has been established.
Environmental Manager- OMG Midwest- Ankeny, IAAn Environmental Manager is responsible for monitoring and ensuring the company’s compliance with all Federal, State and Local environmental regulations, rules and guidelines. Oldcastle Materials, Inc., a division of Oldcastle, is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and construction and paving services in the United States. Our operations span the nation from Montana to Texas and from Washington to Florida, with 17,500 employees at more than 1,200 locations in 44 states.
Silviculture Forester III Stimson Lumber - Newport, WA Stimson Lumber is seeking a Silviculture Forester, based in our Newport, WA office. Relocation assistance is available. Stimson owns and manages approximately 550,000 acres of timberland throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana. Stimson is a participant and supports the Sustainable Forestry Initiative and is dedicated to promoting sustainable forest management. Stimson has a progressive, forward thinking culture with a focus on developing our people.
Mining/Civil Engineer Internship - Kiewit Mining Group Kiewit Corporation - Omaha, NE An Intern position provides a hands-on learning experience directly related to responsibilities that transfer to skills needed in a full-time position. The opportunity is available to develop, participate and learn key roles and functions within our mining operations. Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2013 revenues of more than $11.8 billion and employs more than 33,000 staff and craft employees.
Water Quality Specialist State of Montana - Helena, MT The Water Quality Specialist serves as an advanced permit writer and addresses related activities across a spectrum of program areas. The Water Quality Specialist develops and establishes legally enforceable terms and conditions in 308 and 318 Authorizations, and Clean Water Act 401 certification for US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) permits and licenses to ensure federally approved projects will comply with Montana water quality standards; as well as legally-enforceable terms and conditions in wastewater discharge permits that govern the discharge of sewage and industrial wastes to state surface and ground water
Park Ranger (Interpretation) (Recent Graduate) U.S. Department of State - Chinook, MT WHO MAY APPLY: Recent Graduates who have completed a qualifying degree or certificate within the previous two years. Veterans precluded from applying due to their military service obligation must be appointed within 6 years of receiving their degree or certificate. SECURITY CLEARANCE: Q - Nonsensitive SUPERVISORY STATUS: No JOB SUMMARY: The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016! The Centennial will kick off a second century of stewardship of Americas national parks and engaging communities through recreation, conservation, and historic preservation programs. Join the celebration to explore, learn, discover, be inspired, or simply have fun in over 400 national parks.
Environmental Science Spc State of Montana - Helena, MT Working towards the agency mission to protect, sustain, and improve a clean and healthful environment to benefit present and future generations, this position provides statewide coordination and administration of the Materials Management and Motor Vehicle Recycling Programs. Responsibilities include: 1) Providing an overall comprehensive review of the need and process for licenses for recycling businesses to better serve the public and facilitate effective materials management in Montana; 2) Responsible for the coordination of the state wide licensing and compliance system that covers all businesses that collect, package and process goods for recycling and re-use; 3) Coordinate the regulatory, licensing, and financial functions of the Motor Vehicle Recycling Program. This position is responsible for coordinating the timely completion of compliance, regulatory and public outreach and other activities and events by the professional staff within the materials management program.
GIS & Natural Resource Data Technician State of Montana - Helena, MT Position closes September 27th. Position is responsible for spatial data management, data analysis, map production, technical support/outreach, mapping application development assistance, and cross-division and cross-agency collaboration and support. Position will assist in updating, maintaining, and disseminating the content of the agency’s geographic information systems (GIS) databases, web resources, and related applications/databases. Under the supervision or direction of a lead worker or supervisor, the GIS & Natural Resource Data Analyst serves as an interface between functional users and technical resources, ensuring data and GIS products are aligned with business needs and state and agency policies. This position will play a critical role in assisting with Bureau outreach activities and user technical support.
Water Quality Discharge Permits Section Supervisor State of Montana - Helena, MT The section supervisor oversees a variety of permitting programs providing the overall administration, management and supervision of the Water Quality Discharge Permit Section. The section supervisor establishes the section’s goals, objectives, and work priorities considering the requirements of the WQA, MEPA, program primacy standards, and Bureau policy and direction. The section supervisor directs the activities and personnel of the permitting program for the issuance of permits to protect water quality and to monitor and regulate industrial, commercial and domestic wastewater and storm water discharges. Researches, develops and recommends procedures and strategies to ensure compliance with federal and state permit laws for permit development and issuance. They also directs the activities and personnel for permit issuance and assignments related to the permitting activities. In addition, this position implements, evaluates, and approves all phases of the sections administrative activities and is integrally involved with the Bureau’s financial health and strategic planning initiatives.
Water Quality Standards Section Supervisor State of Montana - Helena, MT The Water Quality Standards Section Supervisor is responsible for development and maintenance of the state’s water quality standards.
The supervisor provides leadership to the Water Quality Standards Section and is responsible to create and maintain a positive and productive work environment within the section. The supervisor is responsible for leading development of water quality standards through the application of sound science and pragmatic consideration of social and economic costs and benefits to the state’s water quality resource. The supervisor will represent the department on matters related to water quality standards to the general public, agency staff, federal government, intrastate stakeholders, and interstate stakeholders.
Assistant/Associate Professor Watershed Analysis Bozeman, MT The Land Resources and Environmental Sciences Department, Montana State University, Bozeman [http://landresources.montana.edu] seeking a talented and enthusiastic individual to undertake a tenure-track, fiscal-year faculty position (63% research/ 27% teaching/ 10% service) in watershed analysis. Details of the position are available at [http://www.montana.edu/jobs/faculty]. Screening will begin January 15, 2016 until an adequate applicant pool has been established.
Park Ranger (Interpretation), GS-0025-05 U.S. Department of State - Yellowstone National Park, WY The Seasonal Recruitment Operations Center is currently accepting applications to fill up to ten (10) temporary positions at Yellowstone National Park, Montana. Appointments made under this announcement are limited to 1039 hours (six months) in a service year and may be terminated at any time. Appointments under this
announcement are eligible for rehire and/or extension (when initial appointment is less than 1039 hours) if workload and funding allow . Individuals selected under this vacancy announcement are eligible for rehire in subsequent service years
Botanist U.S. Department of State - Helena, MT A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies
Environmental Sampling/Water Quality City and County of Butte-Silver Bow, MT - Butte, MT The Environmental Sampling/Water Quality District Coordinator promotes individual and population health by providing the essential services of public health within a variety of settings. Work is performed under the general direction and supervision of the Superfund Operations Director, but leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.
Forestry Technician (Timber Stand Improvement) U.S. Department of State - Plains, MT A career with the Forest Service will challenge you to manage and care for more than 193 million acres of our nation's most magnificent lands, conduct research through a network of forest and range experiment stations and the Forest Products Laboratory, and provide assistance to State and private forestry agencies.
Assistant/Associate Professor of Soil Ecology - Tenure Track California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA. This is an academic year position in the Natural Resources Management and Environmental Sciences (NRES) Department. This position is a full-time teaching appointment with expectations for professional development through research or project work. Rank and salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Close date and Review date 09-14-2015
Ecologist Projects Manager University of Montana - Helena, MT The Montana Natural Heritage Program (MT NHP) is recruiting an Ecologist/Projects Manager in our Helena, Montana office. This position is full-time (40 hours/week average) with benefits, and is renewable annually based on funding and performance. The Ecologist/Projects Manager works closely with other ecologists and GIS specialists, the botanist, database specialists, and public and private partners to document the distribution, dynamics and management of Montana’s ecological diversity. Application materials received by September 18, 2015 will be guaranteed full consideration. Applications received after 9/18 may be considered, as the position will be open until filled.
Environmental Program Manager I (18-7831) Anchorage, AK $6,094 a month The Department of Environmental Conservation, Division of Air Quality, Monitoring and Quality Assurance is looking for a highly-motivated section manager for its Field Monitoring Section. This position requires a balance of professional and technical experience in management, supervision and air quality monitor technology, procedures and data analysis.
Environmental Scientist - Brice Environmental Services Corporation Calista Corporation - Anchorage, AK The Environmental Scientist will utilize their knowledge to participate in collecting, synthesizing and documenting data from investigated areas and assisting in the preparation of project documentation, in addition to providing field support as needed including field site supervision.
Water Compliance TA Specialist, RCAP Solutions - Bradford, NH. The Water Compliance TA Specialist will support the organization’s goals and objectives by providing service, technical assistance and training to rural community water systems found in the assigned areas of responsibility. This position will involve working with small public water systems including transient community, non-community, and non-transient non-community personnel in order for them to achieve and maintain compliance with the SDWA.
Full-time Faculty Research Associate Crop and Soil and Environmental Science Department at Virginia Tech has an opening for a full- time Faculty Research Associate. The position concerns environmental restoration of lands and waters affected by human activities in the Appalachian region of USA.
Research Wildlife Biologist State of Montana - Kalispell, MT This position is housed in the Wildlife Research and Technical Services (RTS) Bureau, which is a statewide support function integrated with all Wildlife Division program areas, including Wildlife Management (nongame and game), Habitat, Access, and Wildlife Conflict Prevention. The wildlife research function within the RTS Bureau focuses on conducting rigorous, relevant, and collaborative science to inform decisions for priority wildlife conservation issues in Montana. This position will not be filled until after October 1, 2015
Restoration Ecologist State of Montana - Kalispell, MT The Restoration Ecologist will serve as key scientist and vegetation expert working with interdisciplinary teams of professionals to design and implement habitat restoration projects that improve fish and wildlife habitats on both public and private lands. The incumbent will also design and implement studies to evaluate the success of these efforts and make recommendations for improving biological and cost-effectiveness of these projects. The Restoration Ecologist will also be responsible for designing and conducting resource inventories to monitor habitat condition and management compliance with the terms of Conservation Easements and Management Plans on lands that have been protected and/or restored under the BPA mitigation programs. The work of this position will help to maintain and improve habitat integrity in the Flathead Basin, and will develop new techniques for achieving these goals that may also be applicable to other ecosystems within the Columbia River Basin.
Assistant/Associate Professor of Fire Ecology, College of Forestry and Conservation University of Montana - Missoula, MT College of Forestry and Conservation University of Montana seeks applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Fire Ecology. The Department desires an individual who will develop an externally-funded research program that addresses basic and applied ecological questions in fire-affected ecosystems and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in fire science. The successful candidate will mentor and advise undergraduate students in the Fire Science Minor and Ecological Restoration Major (BS), and graduate students in the Systems Ecology (M.S., Ph.D.), Forestry (M.S., Ph.D.), and/or Resource Conservation (M.S.) programs. A Ph.D. in ecology or a related field is required.