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ESA Section 7 Analyst II

Astor Environmental LLC

Remote, US Territories

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $26-29.70/hr
Deadline Jun 28, 2024
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

ESA Section 7 Analyst II

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Astor Environmental LLC (Astor) is seeking candidates to support the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Office of Protected Resources for duties associated with the preparation of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) section 7 consultations. Astor conducts research and provides personnel support services to government and industry clients for marine fisheries and protected species.

DUTIES:

  • Assist Federal staff in conducting analyses and required research to enable consultation under Section 7 of the ESA.
  • Assist Federal staff in providing technical assistance to Federal action agencies as part of ESA section 7 consultations.
  • Critically analyze scientific literature, agency documents, and other applicable information to assess impacts of activities on protected species and develop/evaluate mitigation and monitoring to support agency findings under the ESA.
  • Perform record-keeping and other documentation tasks to ensure compliance with the ESA and other applicable statutes.

Start Date: TBD 

Location: Telecommute, work may be performed offsite 

Salary and Benefits: These are full-time positions with a full range of benefits. Salary: $26.00 to $29.70 per hour.   

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor of Science degree in a relevant field and one year of relevant experience  
  • Documented evidence of education and/or experience in one of the following: environmental regulations and the Federal regulatory process; environmental sciences, biological sciences (fisheries biology/ecology; marine mammal biology/ecology; sea turtle biology/ecology; and/or marine biology/ecology), ecological risk assessment or environmental impact analysis, scientific project management. 
  • Preferred experience in one or more of the following fields: infrastructure, fisheries, offshore wind, acoustics, water quality, toxicology, coastal modeling, noise, freshwater systems.
  • Strong technical writing and communication skills. 
  • Ability to work effectively both individually and collaboratively in a team/group setting.
  • Ability to receive constructive feedback and implement appropriate action

 Only qualified applicants that meet minimum experience or background requirements stated above need apply. 

HOW TO APPLY

Please complete our online application : Astor Environmental ESA Section 7 Analyst II

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Category Fisheries , Marine Biology
Tags Environmental Consulting