Senior Environmental Specialist – County of Sonoma

Senior Environmental Specialist – Extra-Help

$38.99 – $47.40/Hourly*

Permit Sonoma seeks highly skilled, senior environmental professionals with strong fire ecology, forestry, and/or vegetation management expertise. Starting salary up to $47.40/hour!*

The ideal candidates for these positions will have:

·         Experience in environmental review and permitting, including CEQA and NEPA; CalFire VTP application procedures; Section 401 certifications; cultural review, incidental take, stormwater, and Section 404 permits; and/or lake and streambed alteration agreements

·         Specific technical expertise in biological or ecological disciplines (fire ecology, forestry, landscape ecology, field botany, rare species, etc.) and/or physical process disciplines (hydrology, geology, hydrogeology, water quality, stormwater, etc.)

·         Effectively managed work priorities and met deadlines in a fast-paced environment

·         Successfully balanced competing needs that often arise during controversial construction projects involving sensitive landscapes

·         Good judgment when gathering, analyzing, and using data to effectively communicate through written reports and verbal presentations

·         The ability to successfully communicate with regulatory agencies, the public, developers, and elected officials

*Salary is negotiable within the established range. This recruitment is open continuously and may close at any time without notice. Applications received after the recruitment closes will not be accepted. For more information, including minimum qualifications, & to apply, visit or call 707-565-2331. The County of Sonoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and are committed to having a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. Apply Now

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