WestLand Resources Inc., is actively seeking on-call Field Botanists /
Technicians to support upcoming projects (expected to start in May) for our
environmental consulting practice. WestLand specializes in the technical and
procedural requirements necessary for compliance with the National
Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Clean Water Act, and the Endangered
Species Act. Our biological resources practice includes: development of
natural resources management plans; conducting ecological investigations and
base-line studies; and mitigation planning, design and implementation. This
position will be based in Tucson, with potential for travel outside of
Tucson up to 5 days per week.
The Field Botanist /Technician position will be responsible for surveying
for native fauna and flora, and reporting findings.
=95Associate’s degree in a biologically related field required. Bachelor’s
=95Prior experience with identification of Southwest plants required
=95Ability to work as a member of a cohesive team
=95Ability to work in a fast-paced and creative environment
=95Ability to work in extreme desert temperatures and rough terrain
=95Experience with Microsoft office products
=95Knowledge of Southwest fauna preferred
WestLand prides itself on providing a work environment that is relaxed and
collaborative, while supporting the highest standards for project delivery
and work product quality. Our team approach to both project and staff
development naturally fosters a tight-knit environment of uniquely skilled
and experienced professionals, learning from and helping one another.
Westland is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be
an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite applications from all interested
parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability