Three Oaks Engineering, Inc. is seeking a full-time entry-level Environmental Scientist in our Columbia, SC office to join our expanding natural resource group. Three Oaks is a growing, sustainably-oriented, woman-owned business comprised of talented and motivated individuals focused on environmental issues related to all types of infrastructure projects. We are searching for like-minded individuals to work in a collaborative atmosphere with the goals of delivering outstanding products and superior client service, while providing our employees with the flexibility to balance business and family responsibilities. Three Oaks offers exceptional benefits, including health, dental, flexible spending account, and matching 401K, as well as flexible work schedules and the opportunity to grow with the company.
A minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited program in Natural Resources, Environmental Science, Biology or a closely related field is preferred. The candidate must be willing to work in adverse field and weather conditions throughout a variety of aquatic and terrestrial habitats. The applicant must be able to work effectively both independently and in a collaborative scientific environment to achieve project deadlines. If not already experienced in aquatic sampling techniques must be willing to learn. The position will require travel, often with short notice, and overnight stays in various locations, primarily in the Carolinas. Specific preferred experience includes working knowledge of ArcGIS and technical report writing skills.
The successful candidate will assist with tasks that may include jurisdictional wetland and stream delineations, threatened and endangered species surveys, environmental document and permit preparation, wetland/stream mitigation, database management, and environmental compliance monitoring. Please email letter of interest, resume, and three references to Heather.Robbins@threeoaksengineering.com.