Senior Biologist


Job Details

Job Title

Senior Biologist




Sacramento Metro Area



Primary Background



Environmental, Environmental Remediation

Job Number

JN -042024-2819


Certis Solutions is seeking a qualified Senior Biologist to work remotely and travel to project locations across the Northern California area.

Pay Range: $40-47/hr

Must Have Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, or a related field highly preferred, equivalent experience may be considered
  • 8-15+ years of professional experience in environmental biology, with a strong background in the ecology of Northern California and specific expertise in endangered amphibians.
  • Demonstrated experience with CEQA and NEPA processes.
  • Excellent analytical, research, and writing skills, with a proven track record of high-quality technical report preparation.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, capable of effectively coordinating with team members, clients, and regulatory bodies.
  • Proficiency in GIS and other biological data analysis tools.

Top Skills / Key Job Responsibilities

Company services include permitting, ecoservices, assessment, and remediation. Will work on public and private sector projects.

·        Conduct comprehensive field surveys and assessments of habitats, with a special emphasis on endangered amphibian species in Northern California.

·        Prepare and review environmental reports in compliance with CEQA and NEPA.

·        Lead and mentor a team of junior biologists and environmental technicians in conducting field surveys and compiling data.

·        Liaise with local, state, and federal agencies to ensure environmental compliance and obtain necessary permits.

·        Develop and implement mitigation and monitoring plans for project impacts on biological resources.