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Wetland Scientist / Project Manager

Wetland Scientist / Project Manager

Are you a skilled Wetland Scientist with a PWS looking to join a dynamic and growing environmental consulting firm?

At Hamer Environmental, we're passionate about doing incredible work while having fun along the way. If you're

seeking daily challenges and opportunities to make a real impact, we'd love to talk to you!

Why Choose Hamer Environmental?

At Hamer, we foster an inclusive and diverse workplace where everyone can be themselves. Diversity and Inclusion

aren’t just buzzwords at Hamer; it’s our culture! We foster an environment where you can be authentically you.

Women comprise more than 50% of our team and we believe in promoting equality, access to healthcare, and

gender-affirming care for the well-being of every individual.

The Position: Wetland Scientist/Project Manager

Location: Bellingham, Washington

What You'll Do:

As a Wetland Scientist/Project Manager at Hamer, you'll be at the forefront of meaningful environmental work. Your

responsibilities will include:

Conducting wetland delineations, ratings, function assessments, mitigation monitoring, and restoration


Expanding our Wetland and Fisheries Division and strategizing new business development.

Managing and overseeing junior-level wetland staff.

Independently preparing technical reports, permitting documents, and maintaining excellent

communication with clients, employees, and subcontractors.

Developing and submitting project, research, and grant proposals to various agencies.

Conducting work year-round in adverse weather and rough terrain.

Providing presentations to groups or organizations based on project/study results.

Collaborating with Hamer staff and teaming partners on various natural resource projects.

Who You Are:

We're looking for qualified wetland professionals with the following qualities:

A high level of self-motivation and an enthusiastic leadership style.

Ability to manage multiple tasks successfully and exhibit scientific writing skills.

Background in wetland science, botany, and/or soils and hydrology.

Our Ideal Candidate Has:

A B.S. degree or higher in an environmental discipline with demonstrated experience in PNW plant, soil, and

wetland identification.

A minimum of six months of wetland delineation work in the Pacific Northwest.

A PWS Certification, or is close to attaining one.

Working knowledge of state and federal environmental laws and regulations.

A minimum of three years of field experience delineating and characterizing wetlands in the PNW.

Comfort working in both urban and remote field settings as well as in an office.

Strong project management and botanical skills for conducting vascular plant inventories.

Knowledge of GPS units and Microsoft Office Suite.

Familiarity with ArcGIS and fisheries biology would be ideal.

What We Offer:

Competitive salary based on experience, with a starting salary range of $65k to $85k.

Potential relocation expenses considered.

Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage at 100%.

A company with a history of outstanding work-life balance.

Vacation/Sick/Holiday Pay.

Retirement Plan with 3% Employer Contribution.

Performance-Based Bonuses.

Flexible Hours & Workspaces.

Mental Health and Wellness Day.

Flexible telework when not in the field.

About Us:

Since 1992, Hamer Environmental has been a leader in environmental consulting. Our mission is to provide highquality

natural resource consulting services. We offer a full range of services nationwide, specializing in

environmental research & planning, NEPA projects, threatened & endangered species issues, mitigation plans, fish &

wildlife management, wetland & GIS work, habitat restoration design, and permitting.

How to Apply:

To learn more about Hamer, please visit If you are interested in this position, please send

your cover letter and resume to our team via Indeed or our careers page. Applications must have a cover letter to be

reviewed.We look forward to hearing from you!

Hamer Environmental is an equal-opportunity employer. We believe a healthy ecosystem thrives on diversity, as in

our environment. We believe success is achieved by embracing various perspectives, backgrounds, geographies, and


We welcome and strongly encourage applications from people of all races, ethnicities, national origins, religions,

creeds, genders, gender identities, sexual orientations, marital statuses, disabilities, ages, veterans, and any other

protected status.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $65,000.00 - $85,000.00 per year



401(k) matching

Dental insurance

Flexible schedule

Health insurance

Paid time off

Professional development assistance

Relocation assistance

Retirement plan

Vision insurance

Additional Info

Application Link or Email :

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : Bachelors Degree

Experience Level : Mid to Senior Level

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