Open Positions

Environmental Specialist, Senior; Environmental Compliance
[February 9, 2017]

Location: Tacoma, WA
Closing: 2/28/2017 5:00 PM Pacific

Position Description
The City of Tacoma is in search of candidates with exceptional verbal and written communication skills who are experts in federal, state and local environmental regulations and laws.  If you are detail-oriented, enjoy processing information in an analytical manner, can serve as the scientific expert and team leader for complex projects and determine National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System compliance for stormwater and wastewater programs, then this might be the career you have been searching for. 

The Environmental Services Department is in need of a high-performing Senior Environmental Specialist who has a proven work history in leading and motivating teams, and a skill set that demonstrates the ability to make analytical-based decisions from sometimes abstract, conceptual arrays of information.   The ideal candidate will have a background in program management and regulatory compliance and enforcement in the areas of wastewater, stormwater, industrial pretreatment, and hazardous materials management. 

The Senior Environmental Specialist is responsible for major environmental projects and programs. An employee in this class must exercise initiative and independent judgment in the planning, direction, and performance of all program/project activities within their section.

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Program Manager (full-time)
[February 8, 2017]

Location: New Westminster - Vancouver, BC.
Closing: 2/24/2017

Position Description: 
The Program Manager will lead a team of professionals in our BC office. You are responsible for providing technical support to a range of SYLVIS projects and managing, developing, and leading a core group of staff members.  You will contribute to the growth of SYLVIS by working both “in” and “on” the company.  In this position you will:

  • Use your management skills to support a diverse range of professionals in the delivery of consulting and operational projects that exceed client expectations.
  • Use your leadership skills to motivate your team to achieve goals and enable successful outcomes.
  • Use your exceptional attention to detail to evaluate team and project metrics; you will use these metrics to further support and develop both your team and the company.
  • Use your technical knowledge of residuals, agronomy, soil science, plant science, reclamation, environmental science and/or other related discipline to act as a technical advisor.

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