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Senior Restoration Ecologist - Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency

Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency is looking for a Senior Restoration Ecologist.

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Senior Restoration Ecologist

Application deadline: Open until filled

First resume review:  Monday April 25, 2022

The Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency was formed in May 2013 and has a major role in implementing the awarding winning Santa Clara Valley Habitat Plan (Habitat Plan), which was developed by the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Agency, Santa Clara Valley Water District, County of Santa Clara, and the Cities of Gilroy, Morgan Hill, and San Jose. 

The ideal candidate possesses a thorough knowledge of restoration functions, projects, and activities. This is difficult and complex professional work which includes resource management and stewardship of properties, overseeing contractors and consultants engaged in restoration, and inspecting completed work and work in progress. The successful candidate will have a background in restoration ecology, landscape architecture, botany, or a related field, and a thorough understanding of soils, hydrology, and other physical and biological processes related to restoring upland, aquatic resource, and riparian habitats. A premium will be placed on candidates with strong interpersonal skills, an understanding of complex group dynamics, proven project management experience, and exemplary people development and leadership abilities. A collaborative professional who seeks a participatory team environment and fast-paced, challenging work will find this position rewarding. 

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Senior Restoration Ecologist - Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency - REVISED.pdf


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For more information about this recruitment, please contact:

Fatima Nukic, CPS HR Consulting, at (916) 471-3308

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