Landscape Ecologist

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Start Date: 05/01/2022

Nelson Pope Voorhis is seeking a full-time permanent position for our Long Island office (Melville NY) with a background in landscape architecture/landscape design and drafting skills utilizing AutoCAD and the Adobe suite. NPV is an environmental planning company, with this position’s focus is on sustainable landscape design, sustainable management, restoration, mitigation, and invasive management. Work assignments will involve sustainable landscape design, green infrastructure/stormwater management planning, watershed assessments, adaptive management, ecological assessment, field identification and invasive species survey. This position will work alongside the entire staff of Nelson + Pope/NPV engineers, surveyors, architects, planners, and permitting specialists.

NPV offers competitive salaries, full benefits, a professional collaborative working environment, and the opportunity to participate in a wide range of exciting and innovative projects. Our workplace encourages innovation, creativity, and camaraderie.

Nelson, Pope & Voorhis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

Responsibilities/Duties

Work assignments will involve sustainable landscape design, green infrastructure/stormwater management planning, watershed assessments, adaptive management, ecological assessment, field identification and invasive species survey.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Minimum BS/BA in environmental science, natural resources, biology, ecology, horticulture, landscape design or related field. Preferred MLA.
  • Working knowledge of SketchUp and GIS, as well as plant identification skills are a plus.
  • Experience with technical and report writing will be required.

Additional Information

Please submit a letter of interest, resume and work samples. Work samples should include at least one technical writing and one graphic sample. Please transmit your qualifications package to npvresume@nelsonpopevoorhis.com.

Contact Information

Nelson, Pope & Voorhis, LLC
Email: npvresume@nelsonpopevoorhis.com