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SWCA Environmental Consultants is seeking an Assistant Project Biologist - Field Coordinator (Avian) to support our New Mexico natural resources program. This position is a regular, full-time, hourly position and will be approximately 50% field-based and 50% office based. The primary focus of the role will be to coordinate field survey logistics, oversee avian point count data collection, safety, and staff field deployment and supervision. Under supervision of a Natural Resources Team Lead and Project Manager, an Assistant Project Biologist - Field Coordinator performs field and office based tasks while working with and supervising crew members. Field work will occur in NE New Mexico supporting a major wind energy project.
The Field Coordinator will manage all aspects of fieldwork, supervising one or more crews of avian field technicians and crew leads. They will also assist with office-based tasks, including writing daily, safety, and technical reports. Project work may include overtime hours, and often require travel and overnight stays. Project-related travel and lodging costs are covered, and per diem is provided for project work requiring overnight stays.
Candidates local to the New/Mexico/Four Corners region (or neighboring states) with familiarity with SW USA birds and fauna, 4x4 truck, and ATV and trailing experience are strongly preferred.
The ability to pass a drug screening is REQUIRED.
Our Vision (the North Star), Core Values, and Purpose: Help drive SWCA to be the best workplace and industry leader in sustainability, bringing sound science and creative solutions to global environmental challenges while maintaining a dedication to employee-ownership.
We are #OneSWCA and collaborate across all our offices, programs, and disciplines. We are #AlwaysLearning, we #NeverSettle and we #GiveBack. We are 100% employee-owned, and we build our success together. It is imperative for the successful candidate to fit SWCA's unique culture. Do you appreciate sustainability and environmental awareness? Is giving back to your community a priority? SWCA is a team of scientists, planners, technical experts, and corporate services professionals that are committed to our culture.
SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full-spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.
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SWCA is committed to salary equity and salary transparency for all its employees. In alignment with this commitment, SWCA posts good faith pay ranges on all its advertised job postings to promote pay equity and transparency.
An employee in this Albuquerque office -based position can expect a salary of $26.25/hour to $34.25/hr. Actual pay within this range may depend on experience, qualifications, geographic location, client requirements where applicable, and other factors permitted by law. Regular-status employees are also eligible for performance bonuses. Candidates are also encouraged to consider SWCA’s Total Rewards package, which includes a competitive Benefits package, forward-thinking workplace flexibility, outstanding corporate culture, award-winning career development, and more.
EOE - women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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