Maryland Environmental Service (MES) is looking for a Senior Environmental Specialist/Lead Environmental Specialist to work at the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Review Program (ERP) office in Annapolis, MD. Assignments include environmental and public lands reviews for Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) projects. The selected candidate may perform site field visits state-wide and work in various office locations including: the Millersville office of MES, the MD Department of Natural Resources (DNR) in Annapolis MD, or various MDOT offices throughout the State. The ideal candidate will have a strong working knowledge of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), environmental permitting, and an ability to understand and evaluate how transportation construction projects impact natural resources.
Estimated Pay Range:
$48,192 - $92,768
Health Insurance with choice of medical plan and prescription, dental, vision, and life and disability insurance options, along with flexible spending accounts
401K retirement savings program with generous agency match
Paid vacation, personal and sick leave
Ten paid holidays per year
Bachelor’s Degree in environmental science, engineering, ecology or a related field from an accredited college or university plus a minimum of three to five years of experience in environmental science, regulations, engineering or management, at least two years of which must have included responsibility managing environmental projects and supervising environmental professional and technical staff. Must have a valid driver's license with less than 5 points.
This position will be open until filled.
Maryland Environmental Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. MES does not participate in programs that require sponsorship for work visas.
MES was established by the General Assembly in 1970 to assist with the preservation, improvement, and management of the quality of air, land, water, and natural resources, and to promote the health and welfare of the citizens of the State. Today, MES employs over 700 teammates and operates more than 1,000 environmental projects across Maryland and the Mid-Atlantic Region. As a not-for-profit business unit of the state of Maryland, MES provides multi-disciplinary environmental compliance services to enhance and protect the environment through innovative solutions to the region’s most complex environmental challenges.