Site Search Specialist

Ecosystem Planning & Restoration

Various, , US

Ecosystem Planning and Restoration, LLC (EPR) has an open position for a full-time Site Search Specialist located in either our Raleigh, NC or Columbia, MD offices. Our company is actively searching for a highly motivated, exemplary candidate eager to provide knowledge and experience to to assist with projects and find solutions for our clients.

BASIC FUNCTIONS: Working with senior staff to pursue restoration and mitigation sites in specific regions. Meeting with landowners and potential clients and performing initial discussions and negotiations.


  • developing and securing relationships with landowners and clients
  • local knowledge with market needs, partners, and landowners to support EPR senior staff
  • assist with technical summaries of site assessment, investment, and restoration feasibility


  • college degree


  • capable of identifying and analyzing property data in market areas for suitability of sites
  • be able to show detailed experience with identifying appropriate land and landowner negotiations
  • have at least 3 years direct experience in site search and land negotiations
  • sales oriented
  • positive attitude
  • work well in a team environment
  • comfortable working outdoors in varying weather conditions
  • PC/Windows‐based software experience in Word or Excel
  • valid driver’s license
  • ability to travel periodically
  • Experience in ecosystem restoration and mitigation projects and/or environmental field assessments is preferred, but not required.


  • health insurance – medical, dental and vision
  • 401K with company match
  • employee bonus plan
  • vacation and sick paid leave
  • holiday pay
  • continuing education training
  • salary commensurate with experience and abilities


Interested candidates should respond with a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to [email protected]

Company Information
Ecosystem Planning and Restoration, LLC specializes in providing environmental planning, ecosystem restoration and mitigation, environmental studies, permitting, watershed studies, water quality improvement projects, and water resources engineering services throughout the United States. The company was founded in 2012 with a focus to be a premier ecosystem planning & restoration firm providing services to support a sustainable environment. Our experience includes hundreds of stream & wetland restoration projects, design & construction, development of regional curves and reference reach data sets and monitoring of past projects to continually advance the science for Environmental Restoration. Our environmental planning services assist federal, state, municipal organizations, and private clients with their regulatory compliance needs. We have extensive experience with National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and related state regulations. We are a growing firm devoted to providing exceptional quality to our clients, and an exciting and diverse workplace for our staff. EPR has been ranked on Inc. 5000’s list of the fastest growing companies in the US, rated a #1 Environmental Services Firm by Zweig White, and has received several Best Place to Work Awards.






IHE Delft Institute for Water Education - MSc in Water and Sustainable Development