Environmental Scientist III - Natural Resources (20069)

Date Posted: 5/18/20 Job Description:

EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC is a 100% employee owned, public benefit corporation that provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of government and industrial clients. Headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, EA employs more than 500 professionals through a network of 26 offices across the continental United States, as well as Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam. In business for more than 45 years, EA has earned an outstanding reputation for technical expertise, responsive service, and judicious use of client resources.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Mid-Level Natural Resources Scientist/Project Manager in our Lincoln, NE office to support our growing work on environmental and natural resource projects. 

The candidate will have the following responsibilities:

  • Management of small to medium sized projects such as watershed planning projects, flora/fauna surveys, habitat restoration, fisheries, regulatory permitting/compliance support, environmental assessments, wetland assessments, and environmental sampling.
  • Delegating staff and leading preparation of technical reports and field data collection.
  • Develop reports and regulatory permits and approvals in compliance with various environmental laws.
  • Initiate and retain contact with existing and potential clients and regulatory agencies.
  • Preparation of proposals, project scopes of work, and cost estimating.


  • BS in natural resources or related environmental science program; Masters preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience working in natural resources and project management.
  • Candidate must be able to work as a team member across technical disciplines.
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and ability to learn quickly are critical.
  • The candidate should exhibit excellent communication and organization skills and the ability to prepare quality deliverables. 
  • Excels at identifying staff efficiencies and resource utilization and delegation of tasks to meet deadlines.

Why Join EA?

At EA, our core values are openness, prudence, balance, and challenge and we strive to improve the quality of the environment in which we live, one project at a time. Our engineering team works cohesively across all of EA’s service lines. Our professional, team-centric culture promotes collaboration and flexibility and allows employees to guide their own career development path. To that end, we provide training and coaching to support ongoing development for our project managers and consulting engineers.

We have a tremendous base of positive client relationships, working hand in hand every day with public works and operations managers in government and industry, supporting their efforts to improve their performance and achieve their business and organizational goals. This has resulted in a stable backlog of projects and opportunities for growth.

What We Offer

  • 401k with Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Competitive salary
  • Professional Development
  • A generous paid-time-off policy
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health coverage for you and your family through Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Tax advantages through flexible spending accounts to cover specific health-care and dependent costs
  • An employee wellness program

EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

Location: Lincoln,NE Employment Type: 40hr FT

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