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Our Environmental Services group is dedicated to managing environmental issues professionally and proactively. We provide integrated, multidisciplinary services to identify and assess liabilities and risks, and to develop solutions to site management, remediation, and mitigation. Our staff of professionals includes specialists in marine biology, wetland science, wildlife biology, soil science, fisheries biology, botany, hydrogeology, hydrology, water resources management, forestry, habitat and ecosystem restoration, permitting, GIS, information management, environmental monitoring, in-situ/ex-situ remedial design and implementation, human health and ecological risk assessments, air quality permitting and reporting, pipeline compliance, stormwater permitting and planning, and audit support services . We are seeking exceptionally talented and enthusiastic individuals with a keen interest in the natural sciences to join our team and advance their career.Responsibilities:
The primary responsibility of the Field Technician will be to conduct one or more types of wildlife surveys at an operational wind project. The position requires conducting daily searches for injured or dead birds and bats under operational wind turbines. Other surveys may include acoustic bat detector surveys and documentation of wildlife-turbine interactions. Keen observation skills are required and bird and bat identification skills are preferred. This position works both independently and as part of a larger survey team. The Field Intern will be based in the vicinity of an operational wind project and will maintain regular communication with a Project Manager in the Topsham, Maine Stantec office. Most projects are in the Northeast, however projects may occur in the Mid-Atlantic or elsewhere. Fieldwork occurs from April to November at most projects.
The Field Technician position is a great entry-level position for someone looking for a career in environmental science or wildlife biology.Qualifications: