Principal Environmental Scientist

Hazen and Sawyer

New York, NY, USA

Hazen and Sawyer seeks to fill an immediate need for an Environmental Scientist and/or Resource Specialist in their NYC office, with the flexibility to work out of our Edison, NJ, Hicksville, NY or White Plains, NY offices as staff returns to the office. The position requires a B.S. in Environmental Studies or similar field with 5 to 10 years experience or an M.S. in Environmental Studies or similar field with 3 to 5 years experience. Five or more years of environmental science or policy work in NYC is preferred. The preferred candidate would possess experience working with NYC agencies, either through college coursework and internships or current/past positions.  Experience with drafting and compiling Environmental Impact Statements, Environmental Assessments, and permitting documents is required.  Candidates who also possess experience or background in the water resources sector, and/or in conducting supporting environmental studies (desktop and field) will be given greater priority. Demonstrated proficiency with GIS and some project management experience is preferred (maintaining project schedules, interaction with clients, budgeting, etc.).  Strong technical and soft writing skills are a must, as is sharp attention to detail, and the ability to review/prepare technical reports and repackage them for inclusion in public-facing documents.  The successful candidate will have outstanding verbal and written communication skills that enable them to effectively interact with clients and senior staff on a range of issues.

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