Environmental Specialist

  • Posted on July 2, 2024
  • Location: Houston, TX


Posted under: Environmental

What does this job entail?

The Environmental Specialist will conduct site assessments, provide the necessary information and support to produce exceptional reports and assist with environmental permitting for customers. The Environmental Specialist will work directly with the office manager to perform the job responsibilities and assist with mentoring and training junior staff in wetland delineations, T&E species habitat assessments, and project permitting. The Environmental Specialist will be a champion and leader of our company’s core values while maintaining internal and external customer engagement and satisfaction.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating and conducting field work
  • Preparing requisite reports and associated maps
  • Leading wetland delineations and T&E species habitat assessments
  • Developing and managing of stormwater pollution prevention plans
  • Providing environmental and regulatory guidance on federal (USACE), state, and municipal laws to ensure compliance
  • Supporting team members with project permitting at federal, state, and local levels
  • Performing limited soil sampling

Am I qualified for this position?

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with a major in Environmental Science or related field
  • Minimum of three (3) years of directly related industry experience
  • Knowledge in plant identification
  • Familiarity with Section 404 of the Clean Water Act
  • Previous experience in wetland delineations, identification of hydric soils and plant species
  • Proficiency in ArcGIS suite
  • Ability to travel; may require occasional overnight stays

Why work for Fenstermaker?

Our success is based on establishing lasting partnerships and providing innovative, high-quality products and services. We conduct our business ethically, honestly and with integrity in everything we do.

Our core values define the way we do business.


We treat everyone like family and put people over policy.

We place an emphasis on safety and are supportive and empathetic in rough times.

One Company

We leverage our multi-disciplinary strength to benefit our clients.

We communicate, collaborate and execute together, as a team.

Customer Obsessed

We treat others the way they want to be treated – with respect.

We create unforgettable experiences and build lasting relationships and establish partnerships.

Growth Mindset

We believe growth creates opportunity and gives us the capability of building long-term careers.

Be Different

We encourage and reward innovation.

We serve our clients in ways that make the competition irrelevant.

We create a unique experience for our team members.

EOE/AA Employer. Applications confidential.

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