The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking an Environmental Analyst to provide overall program coordination, administration, and short and long-term planning for the bioextraction program of the Long Island Sound Study (LISS) including: assess potential challenges to, identify solutions for, and support the development and expansion of nitrogen bioextraction and related aquaculture activities in the Long Island Sound (LIS). Specific duties include ecological and cultivation research and reporting; development of siting tool and collection of site identification data; permitting for new and expanding aquaculture operations; environmental assessments of bioextraction and bioharvesting projects; and messaging and outreach.
The successful candidate will have a master’s degree in the natural sciences (biology, chemistry, ecology, environmental science, etc.). Course work and/or demonstrated proficiency in marine ecology, fisheries management, aquatic and terrestrial biology, and GIS analysis strongly preferred. Excellent communication, organization, and computer skills required. Ability to use and master ArcGIS required.
Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by November 10, 2017 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-LISS-001 in email subject line. No phone calls please.