This position is responsible for leading watershed water quality efforts.
Essential duties include:
Facilitates and guides the development of watershed management plans, working with local government officials, local government water staff, local citizens, farmers, and state and federal agency staff
Develops and executes nonpoint source implementation strategies for Best Management Practices (BMPs) and Conservation Practices (CPs) in rural settings
Develops and executes implementation strategies focused on water quality and water quantity in urban settings
Creates methods to prioritize, target, and evaluate the effectiveness of BMPs and CPs for achieving water quantity and resource goals
Demonstrates knowledge of local, state and federal policy related to water quality, watershed management, and the Clean Water Act, including the development and implementation of One Watershed, One Plan, nutrient management strategies, Total Maximum Daily Loads and agriculture sustainability and conservation efforts
Develops grant applications and executes work aimed at improving ground and surface water quality
Specializes in completing and reviewing Watershed Restoration Action Plans (WRAPs)
Analyzes water modeling results
Utilizes GIS methods and applications in water resources management and water quality analyses
Interacts with clients to manage projects and deliver solutions
Works with Business Development Manager to increase watershed planning and water quality services client base
Works with projects related to storm water management and permitting and TMDL program implementation
Master’s degree in appropriate scientific discipline (aquatic or terrestrial biology, ecology, limnology, natural resources management, soils or zoology)
Minimum 5 years of experience in the environmental regulatory and consulting industries with over 10 years preferred
Experience working with both state (MN) and federal regulatory agencies dealing with water (DNR, MPCA, EPA, etc.)
Demonstrated ability to understand environmental regulations, water quality and standards, environmental permitting, water quality monitoring and data analysis, water pollution control, and related water fields.
Strong critical thinking skills
About Moore Engineering, Inc.
Moore Engineering is a civil engineering consulting company providing services in Municipal, Water Resources, GIS, Water & Wastewater, Transportation, Land & Site Development, Airports and Surveying. We are a 100% employee-owned company and have been buling strong communities for our clients for over 50 years.