Senior Aquatic Biologist

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Cardno is seeking a Senior Aquatic Biologist in our Sacramento CA office. Our project needs, senior technical fisheries biologist to lead hydro relicensing/compliance studies, BD for other projects, and provide QA/QC on other fisheries/aquatics related work Job Description: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: > Lead various aquatic projects and field programs, including fish surveys (also other aquatic species), instream flow/hydrology, water temperature, and general water quality > Technical data analyses and report writing >> Modeling Interpretation (habitat and temperature) > Presentations with clients and stakeholders > Supervise and mentor aquatic staff > Business development Basic Qualifications: > Bachelors with extensive experience, MS, or PhD in fish biology, aquatic ecology, or environmental sciences/engineering or related science > 12 or more years of relevant experience > Strong quantitative skills > Experience/ability to lead field studies (e.g., fisheries, water quality, hydraulics/hydrology) > Excellent oral and written communication skills > Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word > Technical data analysis and report writing > Proven presentations experience > General knowledge of Northern California watersheds and the California Bay-Delta > General knowledge of anadromous fish species/ water resources/ water quality > > Experience with proposal writing and business development > Willing and able to travel to field sites and project meetings > Ability to work well independently and with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team > Self-motivated with strong initiative > Creative, resourceful, and detail-oriented > Positive and energetic attitude Equal Opportunity statement for US based applicants Cardno has a long standing policy of Equal Opportunity in employment. Our practice is to fill positions by selecting applicants who can perform the work in a competent and professional manner. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. At any time, if you need an accommodation during the application process, please contact Human Resources. Cardno does not accept unsolicited resumes from any 3rd party agencies. No fee will be paid to 3rd parties who submit unsolicited resumes to any Cardno employee. Resumes from approved vendors must be specifically requested by Cardno and approved by the Cardno Talent Acquisition Team.


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