Integral Consulting Inc. is hiring a
You are a broadly experienced resource economist who has undertaken benefit-cost and regulatory impact analyses and economic impact assessments, implemented numerous valuations of non-market goods including models of recreation demand, and applied decision analysis in your work. You have in-depth knowledge of natural resource damage assessment (NRDA) and have been involved in lost human use assessments and habitat and resource equivalency analysis for both oil spills and contaminated sites. You thrive on collaboration and working to find innovative approaches to resolving complex matters, such as environmental damage quantification, population-level ecological modeling, nature-based restoration, and the ethical basis of your work. A lifelong learner, you want to keep growing intellectually and professionally. You know how to communicate to diverse audiences and exceed clients’ expectations. Collaborating with colleagues in interdisciplinary efforts is exciting for you, and you are also comfortable working independently. Quality management and integrity are among your strongest principles.
Integral Consulting Inc. is a science and engineering firm delivering sound technical solutions to meet today's challenges in the health, environmental, and natural resource arenas. We are a values-driven collaborative team that is as passionate about company culture as we are about the work we do for our clients. Since our founding in 2002, we have operated with a demonstrated commitment to the well-being, diversity, and professional development of our staff and an equal commitment to strong partnerships with our clients and teaming partners. We are a company where people come to solve today’s toughest environmental challenges through innovative ideas, exceptional teamwork, and dedication to accuracy and technical quality.
About the Job
We are currently seeking a Senior Economist to join our growing Natural Resource and Environmental Economics practice. The successful candidate will be able to conceptualize the work that needs to be accomplished and lead others in the innovative application of economic analysis to a wide variety of environmental and natural resource management and business issues. The candidate’s work will apply the principles and methods of welfare economics to practical problems using statistics/econometrics methods and other analytical methods in the areas of benefit–cost analysis, environmental justice, multi-dimensional wellbeing, and methods for valuing environmental and natural resource outcomes for businesses and the public. The candidate will be able to manage complex projects and work in and lead multidisciplinary teams. This position may offer in-office, hybrid, or remote opportunities based on the candidate’s location and the needs of the organization.
As a Senior Natural Resource and Environmental Economist, your job functions will include, but not be limited to
• Providing technical and strategic leadership on client projects
• Managing client service teams and taking responsibility for delivering high-quality client service
• Effectively communicating economic analysis methods and results to team members, clients, government agencies, and stakeholders
• Litigation support
• Building new work with existing clients and helping developing new clients
• Recognizing how economics can add value to other disciplines and areas of work in a broad-based environmental consultancy
• Mentoring staff
Candidates should hold a master’s or Ph.D. in economics or natural resource economics.
The ideal candidate will have:
• 10+ years of experience providing applied research results in academic, governmental, or consulting settings
• Significant experience in natural resource damage assessment
• Experience conducting socio-economic evaluations for environmental impact statements and evaluating environmental justice and sustainability issues
• Advanced skills in statistics and econometrics
• Spreadsheet programming and Monte Carlo analysis experience
• Training and experience in a field of environmental science (e.g. biology, ecology, toxicology, etc.)
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• A desire to grow both intellectually and professionally
• Possess strong organizational abilities
• Ability to work independently and within a multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers
Annual Salary Range: $120,000 - $165,000
An employee’s total compensation package includes annual salary, company-subsidized (employee and family) medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) participation with a company-match of 1% to 4% of annual compensation, company-paid life and short- and long-term disability, paid sick leave (80 hours per year), paid vacation (determined by title at hire), paid holidays (9 days per year), and the potential for an annual discretionary bonus based on company performance. Paid time off will be pro-rated to reflect part-time scheduled hours, if applicable.
We are proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer and are committed to a proactive program of affirmative action and diversity development. Integral Consulting Inc. provides equal opportunity in all of our employment practices to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race; color; religion; gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions); national origin; age; sexual orientation; disability; marital status; military, veteran, or Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act protected veteran status; gender identity or gender expression; or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.
The application window for this position will remain open until the position is filled.
All offers of employment are contingent on candidates successfully passing an employment history screening, degree verification, and a federal, state, and county criminal background and Watch List screening. Candidates will receive a written notice of this requirement. All screenings will be done in accordance with all local, state, and federal laws.
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