Wetland Regulatory Permitting Specialist

Environmental

Job Details

Job Title

Wetland Regulatory Permitting Specialist

State

California

Region

N/A

Discipline

Environmental

Primary Background

Environmental Scientist

Sector/Industry

Environmental

Job Number

JN -042024-2770

Description

Certis Solutions is seeking a qualified Wetland Regulatory Permitting Specialist with 8+ years of experience preparing permit processing documentation for regulatory bodies, such as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and California Department of Fish and Wildlife. This role offers the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects primarily in Southern California.


Pay Range: $67-77/hr


Must Have Qualifications

·        Bachelor’s degree in environmental science or related field.

·        Minimum 8 years’ experience in wetland delineations and regulatory permitting.

·        Strong understanding of relevant regulations and processes. (Clean Water Act Sections 401 & 404 and CA Fish & Game Code, negotiating/coordinating with resource agencies)

·        Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.

·        Ability to manage multiple tasks and travel as needed.


Top Skills / Key Job Responsibilities

·        Conduct jurisdictional delineations of aquatic resources. Must be familiar with CA habitats, species, and ecology.

·        Cultivate client relationships and coordinate with agency staff.

·        Develop optimal permitting pathways and oversee regulatory documents.

·        Manage environmental documentation and permit applications in state of CA.

·        Mentor junior staff and identify professional development opportunities.