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Mid-Level Biologist – Seattle

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Shannon & Wilson, Inc.

Job detailsJob TypeFull-timeLocation400 N 34th St, Seattle, WA 98103+ Leaflet | OpenStreetMap contributorsBenefitsPulled from the full job description401(k)Dental insuranceDisability insuranceFlexible spending accountFree parkingHealth insuranceShow 3 more benefitsFull Job Description
Shannon & Wilson is an employee-owned consulting firm headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Committed to technical excellence and high-quality service, we provide integrated geotechnical engineering, engineering geology, environmental and natural resource services for clients worldwide. Since 1954, we have delivered comprehensive engineering and environmental solutions for the most challenging infrastructure planning, design, permitting and construction conditions.
We are dedicated to improving our communities, preserving the environment and utilizing the most innovative science practices in all our work.
The Seattle office is located in the beautiful Fremont neighborhood across from the Burke Gilman Trail and the Lake Washington Ship Canal. Shannon & Wilson offers competitive compensation; fabulous benefits for employees and their families; profit sharing and 401(k) plans; paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave; and many other benefits.

Job Responsibilities

Conduct wetland delineations, ordinary high water delineations, and other similar field investigations.
Prepare technical reports such as wetland and stream delineation reports and wetland and stream mitigation plans.
Prepare biological assessments for Endangered Species Act review.
Prepare and coordinate permit applications and processes (Corps 404, HPA, shoreline, 401 WQ Cert, SEPA, and NEPA documents and local critical area permits).
Support business development and marketing activities, including preparation of cost proposals and presentations to existing and prospective clients.
Interact and communicate with clients, vendors, government agencies, and staff at all levels.
Follow Shannon & Wilson’s Quality Assurance policy.
Follow and promote Shannon & Wilsons Health & Safety and Loss Prevention policies and procedures.
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Job Qualifications

BS degree in the Biological Sciences, MS degree preferred.
8 to 17 years of direct experience in areas noted above and solid background in fisheries, wildlife, wetlands, and/or restoration.
Experience must include consulting work as a biologist in the Puget Sound region.
Understand the environmental permitting process and the ability to work with regulatory agency personnel.
Professional Wetland Scientist certification preferred.
CESCL certification a plus.
Preferred experience performing geospatial data analysis, visualization, and mapping using Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Shannon & Wilson offers a competitive benefits package to support our employees. These benefits include:

Employee ownership
Comprehensive medical, prescription, vision, and dental coverage.
Pre-tax health and daycare FSA
Life and disability insurance
Long-term care insurance
Profit sharing and 401(k) plans
Paid time off for vacation and sick leave
10 paid holidays
Paid volunteer day
Free parking

A Mid-Level Biologist will be hired in as a Senior Professional I, II, or III.

Senior Professional I range: $80,000.00 – $100,000.00
Senior Professional II range: $95,000.00 – $115,000.00
Senior Professional III range: $110,000.00 – $125,000.00

The pay range for this position depends on skills, education, and experience. In additional to base pay, all employees are also eligible for an annual year-end discretionary bonus. If an employee is exempt, they are eligible to accrue comp time in hours excess of 40 each week.
Shannon & Wilson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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