Biology Project Manager
Company: HELIX Environmental Planning, Inc.
Posted on: September 19, 2022
HELIX Environmental Planning, Inc. (HELIX), a growing,
California-based employee-owned environmental consulting firm, is
seeking an experienced, highly motivated Biology Project Manager
with critical thinking skills and a strong work ethic to join our
team in Southern California (San Diego, Irvine or Pasadena office
locations). HELIX provides CEQA/NEPA, biological, cultural resource
management, habitat restoration, regulatory permitting,
environmental compliance monitoring, acoustics and noise control,
air quality and greenhouse gas, and GIS services to both the public
and private sectors.
Why work for HELIX? We prioritize our employees. We have been an
employee-owned firm since 2004, providing employees a vested
interest in the firm's success through our Employee Stock Ownership
Plan (ESOP). HELIX placed in the top three for environmental
consulting firms and in the top ten for firms in our size range
(100 to 199 employees) nationwide in the ZweigWhite Best Firms to
Work For 2021 survey. Our employees describe us as team-oriented,
caring, flexible, and driven by our standards of integrity. In
addition to our competitive benefit package, we also have robust,
award-winning wellness, professional growth, employee development
training and community volunteer programs, and we support a hybrid
work environment that balances the ability to work in the office
and from home, when needed.
HELIX offers a competitive benefits package, that includes:
Health Coverage (Medical, Dental, Vision)
Personal Time Off
The Biology Project Manager responsibilities include managing
biological resources-related projects, preparing biological
technical reports and plans in accordance with agency requirements,
and serving as biological resources lead during environmental
review of projects by the appropriate jurisdictions and agencies.
The position also will include resource agency consultation and
permitting, client coordination, and preparation of proposals and
related business development activities. The Biology Project
Manager may be required to conduct biological fieldwork on
occasion; however, primary responsibilities are not fieldwork
HELIX is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to
diversity and an inclusive work environment. We encourage all
qualified applicants to apply regardless of gender, race, color,
religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual
orientation), parental status, national origin, disability, age,
genetic information (including family medical history), political
affiliation, military service or veteran status. These protections
extend to all management practices and decisions, including
recruitment and hiring, appraisal systems, promotions, training,
and career development programs.
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Bachelor's degree or equivalent in an environmental science,
biology or related field.
Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience in the environmental field
carrying out biological resources or similar projects as a
consultant or agency staff member.
Minimum 2 years focused experience serving as project manager on
multiple projects for a variety of clients, including direct client
and agency interface, managing sub consultants, reviewing work
products, and completing multiple and simultaneous tasks within
time and budget constraints; management of compliance programs and
renewable energy projects would not be sufficient for this
Demonstrated critical thinking and problem-solving skills as a
project manager (please specify in cover letter)
Demonstrated experience leading and assisting with business
development and marketing efforts, including proposal
Demonstrated experience preparing biological technical report and
related CEQA reports.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Additional skills considered a plus:
A Master's degree or higher in biology, natural resources, or
Strong client and agency relationships.
Demonstrated experience leading or assisting with regulatory
permitting in California with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, and Regional Water
Quality Control Board.
Experience managing multiple, concurrent, large-scale biological,
natural resource, or similar projects in California for both public
and private sector clients.
Experience preparing or managing biological resources technical
studies in San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Riverside, and San
Experience managing or preparing CEQA and NEPA documents.
On the list of County of San Diego Approved CEQA Consultants for
Biological Resources, County of Riverside Authorized Biological
Consultants, and/or other qualifications demonstrating high level
of understanding with local agency requirements.
Demonstrated experience in preparation of larger proposal efforts
and participation in interviews.
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