Entry-Level Environmental Field Specialist

Location: Miami, FL
Date Posted: 05-16-2018
Role Overview: 
Metric Engineering, Inc. is seeking a full-time environmental professional for our south Florida office. The position involves providing support across a wide variety of projects including work with wetlands, contamination, endangered species, construction monitoring, planning and NEPA documentation. We are excited about this opportunity and the diverse array of experience it provides for an aspiring environmental professional. This position includes support for training and certifications and a career path at a growing firm.
 
Day-to-Day:
• Field surveys and site inspections
• Advises supervisory personnel of any field conditions which are potentially hazardous and/or controversial
• Monitoring and detailing major wetlands
• Preparing desktop research on initial inspections/findings
• Use (GIS) geographic information system to design to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of geographical data.
• Create technical reports and editing with agency staff
 
What you should bring:
• B.S. degree in the natural sciences or similar field
• Ability to work in outdoor Florida environments
• Solid technical writing and communication skills
Big Plus:
• Familiarity with ArcGIS
• Plant/animal species identification
 
What We Offer:
• Competitive Salary
• Paid Time Off (Vacation, PTO & Holidays)
• Education & Licensing Reimbursements
• Life/AD&D Coverage
• Unique & Casual Company Culture
• 401k with Company Contribution
• Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

 
About Us:
Metric Engineering, Inc. was founded in 1976 on the principle of providing personalized consulting engineering services. Today, we are among the top consulting engineering firms specializing in civil and transportation projects.
In the last four decades, Metric has successfully completed numerous large, complex transportation projects in the United States and abroad. Our multi-disciplinary workforce and strategically located regional offices enable us to provide both maximized local responsiveness and a diversified technical base. Our clients include local, county, state and foreign governments as well as private clients.
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