Wetland/Water Quality Scientist/Project Manager

BSC Group, an interdisciplinary environmental consulting company, is seeking a qualified, energetic, and motivated individual for our Manchester, NH office.  Our firm specializes in engineering and design; wetland, wildlife and other natural resources assessment; environmental impact analysis; permitting and regulatory compliance; landscape architecture; and GIS services for public, private and utility clients.

A successful applicant for the position will possess the following skills:

  • Ideally 6-10 years professional experience in water resources/wetland science and regulation.
  • BS in Environmental, Biological Sciences, hydrology, or related field, with wetland delineation and impact assessment, watershed management and water quality assessments, and ecological restoration experience. MS a plus.
  • Experience with local, state (NH, MA, CT, RI) and federal wetland permitting programs
  • Understanding of climate adaptation.
  • Experience with NPDES permit programs, ability to conduct compliance monitoring, and assist in selection of stormwater BMPs to impaired waters.  Experience with innovative BMPs a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Including: ability to produce well-written reports and regulatory compliance documents; public hearing/presentation experience; ability to interact successfully with regulatory personnel.
  • Experience preparing proposals: understand project scope and evaluating necessary levels of effort to complete certain tasks.
  • Experience in coastal science, wildlife, fisheries, or related disciplines a plus.
  • Experience in linear permitting a plus (highway, transmission).

Typical responsibilities include client coordination; preparing permit applications; conducting ecological studies; wetland delineation; compliance/construction monitoring and reporting; analyzing impacts; and interacting with various state and federal agencies, as well as clients.

Successful candidate must be able to work as a team member or as a team leader, depending on project needs.

The preferred candidate will be certified in their area of expertise (e.g. PWS, NH CWS, CPESC, CESSWI).    The ability and willingness to travel within New England are also required.  The selected candidate will have a passion for consulting and advising, technical excellence, an ability to contribute to productive and dynamic teamwork, have leadership potential, a commitment to lifelong learning and growth, and have a desire to build a long and rewarding career with the BSC.

Competitive salary and benefits, including a flexible work schedule, are offered.


About BSC Group

BSC Group is a leader in providing integrated planning and engineering solutions to public and private sector clients for land development, transportation, and energy projects throughout New England. Founded in 1965, the firm offers the services of more than 125 professionals operating from five offices in Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Our consulting staff represents the best talents in planning, engineering, regulatory permitting and ecological science, landscape architecture, land surveying, and spatial information systems. We truly believe our greatest strength lies in our collaborative approach to projects, involving all members of our multidisciplinary staff as necessary, leading to better and more creative solutions throughout the life of the project. We also encourage the involvement of our clients in every step of the process, resulting in high quality planning and design that is technologically and environmentally sound, economically feasible, and aesthetically pleasing.

BSC offers excellent benefits including medical, dental, 401(k), group life insurance and opportunity for ownership.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send a resume with cover letter to:

No telephone calls, no recruiters, please

Human Resources Department
BSC Group, Inc.
803 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02127
Email: info@bscgroup.com
Fax: 617-896-4301

BSC is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.