Environmental Scientist

Website The Davey Tree Expert Company

Position Overview

Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, is seeking an environmental scientist with three years to five years of experience to join our growing team in our Gainesville, Virginia office. PWS/PWD preferred.

Scope of Work

Including, but not limited to:

  • Wetlands Delineation
  • Endangered and Threatened Species Studies
  • Wetlands Mitigation Monitoring and Site Assessments
  • Stream Restoration Monitoring
  • Chesapeake Bay Preservation Studies and Approvals
  • Other environmentally related studies, as required
  • Participating in industry organizations
  • Inter-department coordination and communication within WSSI/Davey
  • Other tasks and assistance to other departments at WSSI/Davey as needed


Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in environmental science or related field; and working knowledge of environmental regulations pertaining to 401/404 Clean Water Act, Virginia Water Protection (VWP) permit program, NEPA, and Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act.

Strong knowledge of/experience in one or more of the following fields desired:

  • plant identification (including trees/shrubs)
  • soils

Also required:

  • general natural history knowledge/interest
  • willingness to travel regionally

Primary Locations: VA, Gainesville, 5300 Wellington Branch Drive, Suite 100, 20155

To apply for this job email your details to Recruiting@davey.com