Tetra Tech Biological Technician - GIS Analyst in UT, United States

Title: Biological Technician - GIS Analyst

Location: United States-UT-US-Salt Lake City

Job Number: 11400000081

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

Tetra Tech invites you to consider a rewarding opportunity within our Salt Lake City office as a Biological Technician – GIS Analyst.

This is a regular full-time position.

Responsibilities:

With expertise in either vegetation and wetlands, or wildlife, coordinate with project members as a GIS specialist by completing GIS-related field preparation and reporting components; write reports, prepare figures and complete desktop analyses using GIS. May be asked to assist with some field work depending on experience, but position is primarily in office.


Qualifications:
Qualifications:

As a Vegetation Biologist, experience conducting wetland delineations according to the USACE methods, knowledge of the flora of the Intermountain West, and experience completing vegetation field inventories, including rare plant surveys; and/or, as a Wildlife Biologist, experience in an aspect of wildlife biology, such as with avian species.

Preference given for experience with the preparation of NEPA documents and Biological Assessments. Most important to the position, the candidate must be trained in GIS with experience applying GIS tools to desktop habitat assessments, baseline data collection, and reporting.

Must also have excellent organizational skills and strong written & verbal communication skills.

Degree Requirements :

BS or MS with 2-5 years of professional experience.

Tetra Tech is an equal opportunity employer. EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contactor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.


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