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  • Careers at Straughan Environmental

    smart quoteI was retired from the Air Force for more than 15 years before I came to Straughan. I really missed the sense of family in the Air Force. At Straughan, I have found the same sense of family- there when needed and always providing the support and tools I need to help NASA meet environmental responsibilities.

    Joseph E. Martin
    Federal Program Director, NASA

  • Careers at Straughan Environmental

    smart quoteI came to Straughan from a strong conservation background, so I find it very encouraging to work at a consulting firm that walks the walk when it comes to environmental awareness and sustainability. I work on diverse and complex projects and really enjoy the client interaction component of my job.

    Kate Traut
    Environmental Scientist

  • Careers at Straughan Environmental

    smart quoteI came to Straughan because I saw how serious the company was when it came to sustainability. I get to work in a green office (LEED Gold) with lots of daylight and a great staff, and that is important to me. At Straughan, I have the company infrastructure and support to help me achieve my professional goals.

    Diana Gutierrez, LEED AP BD+C, O+M
    Senior Sustainability Specialist

  • Careers at Straughan Environmental

    smart quoteI came to Straughan because it is a good place for people from a variety of backgrounds to work together to provide the best solutions to the challenging environmental problems we face. People are cooperative and are working hard to accomplish our mission of bringing a better environment for future generations.

    John Shen, PE, PhD, LEED AP, BD+C
    Senior Water Resources Engineer

Current Openings

Straughan Environmental, Inc., advertises open positions on our website and relevant industry sites, including CareerBuilder, Veterans Job Listings, Maryland Workforce Exchange, and relevant professional organizations. To apply directly for an open position, please follow specific instructions in the advertised position. Only candidates whose cover letter references the open position and whose resume clearly demonstrate their qualifications meet or exceed the minimum requirements of the position will be considered.

Straughan is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate in regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, national original, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Straughan Environmental, Inc., ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact our office by email at assistance@straughanenvironmental.com.

If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance applying to an open position, please contact us at (301) 362-9200.

Program Manager, Las Cruces, NM

Straughan Environmental, Inc. is a successful, rapidly growing, woman-owned business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design. We are experts in environmental planning, design, assessments, and policy. Our staff consists of wildlife and wetland scientists; geomorphologists and hydrologists; civil and environmental engineers; biologists and botanists; planners; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CAD professionals. This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy makes Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking a Program Manager near Las Cruces, NM.

Straughan offers very competitive compensation and benefits packages, and is an EOE.

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate will have extensive managerial, technical, and business knowledge and experience relating to major federal environmental projects. Candidate shall have the proven ability to manage staff and resources of sizable magnitude and experience with federal agency environmental compliance and remediation programs.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in environmental science, engineering, or a related field
  • Previous experience managing contracts, funds, and staff resources on federal environmental programs on the order of $10M-$15M annually
  • 20 or more years of relevant experience, including at least 15 years of experience in:
    • Project and personnel management, including oversight of a management team and subcontractors
    • Federal contract management, including safety & health, property management, invoicing, and subcontractor management
    • Environmental compliance including familiarity with major environmental laws/regulations
    • Environmental remediation operations
    • Regular interactions with federal technical staff and managers
    • Support for federal budget requests

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Qualified applicants may apply here: Apply – Program Manager

Environmental Design Intern

Straughan Environmental, Inc. is a successful, rapidly growing, woman-owned business that provides high-quality and cost-effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design. We are experts in environmental planning, design, assessments, and policy. Our staff consists of natural, wildlife, and wetland scientists. geomorphologists. civil and environmental engineers. biologists and botanists. planners. foresters. cultural resource specialists. and GIS and CAD technicians. Straughan was voted one of the Top Work Places in Baltimore for 2016 and is a great place to begin or advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking a talented and motivated Environmental Design Intern to join our Environmental Design Team.

Qualifications:
Required

  • Must be available for full work days.
  • A registered student at a university majoring in either Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering
  • Completed all sophomore level engineering coursework
  • CAD experience, preferably MicroStation
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability and eagerness to perform field work such as wetland and stream delineations, geomorphic assessments, traffic noise data collection, and general business support tasks. Fieldwork may involve walking through wooded areas, working alongside of roadways and carrying field equipment.

Desired

  • Geopak
  • ArcGIS
  • Relevant experience
  • Contributing member of student and/or professional organizations

Desired start date:  5/22/2017

Duration:  Summer 2017. Possibility for internship to continue through Fall 2017 Semester.

Approximate Hours Per Week:  Can vary between 0 and 40

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Qualified applicants may apply here: Apply – Environmental Design Intern

Senior Stream Restoration Specialist

Senior Stream Restoration Specialist

Straughan Environmental, Inc. (Straughan) is a successful, rapidly growing business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design and is qualified in nearly all aspects of environmental service, including engineering, planning, design, and policy. Our staff consists of natural, wildlife, and wetland scientists; geomorphologists; civil, and environmental, and water resources engineers; biologists and botanists; planners; foresters; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CADD technicians. This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking a Senior Stream Restoration Specialist to join our Water Resources Engineering Business Unit who has the ability to be a leader. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of current environmental issues and a shared vision for sustainability.

Requirements

  • 8+ years experience
  • Stream restoration design including sediment transport, and modeling experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Civil/Environmental Engineering, Geomorphology, Environmental science, or related field
  • Erosion and sediment control design and
  • Geomorphic assessment experience
  • Hydrology & hydraulic analyses
  • Environmental permitting experience
  • Project management experience
  • Proposal and task order development experience
  • Must be comfortable marketing technical services
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and co-workers

Highly Desired

  • PE registered in Mid-Atlantic region and have ability for Maryland registration by reciprocity
  • Rosgen Certified or similar training
  • Wetland Restoration design experience
  • Stormwater management design and permitting experience
  • Drainage system design experience
  • Shoreline protection design experience
  • Site design and LEED experience
  • Environmental consulting and/or civil engineering practices (Forest Conservation Plans, Wetland Delineations/Wetland Impact Plates, Planting Plans,  and similar environmental documents) experience
  • Active involvement in professional organizations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

Software Experience

  • HEC-RAS required
  • TR-55/TR-20 desired
  • SMS desired
  • SRH-2D or TUFLOW desired
  • GEOPAK and/or INROADS desired
  • Proficiency in MicroStation or AutoCAD desired

Qualified applicants may apply here: Apply – Senior Stream Restoration Specialist

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Senior Water Resources Engineer

Senior Water Resources Engineer

Straughan Environmental, Inc. (Straughan) is a successful, rapidly growing business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design and is qualified in nearly all aspects of environmental service, including engineering, planning, design, and policy. Our staff consists of natural, wildlife, and wetland scientists; geomorphologists; civil, and environmental, and water resources engineers; biologists and botanists; planners; foresters; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CADD technicians. This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking a Senior Water Resources Engineer to join our Water Resources Engineering Business Unit who has the ability to be a leader. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of current environmental issues and a shared vision for sustainability. Position may be working from the Silver Spring area.

Requirements

  • PE registered in Maryland or ability to have by reciprocity, additional mid-Atlantic state registrations desired
  • 10+ years experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related field
  • Stormwater management design and permitting experience
  • Erosion and sediment control design and permitting experience
  • Drainage system design experience
  • Project management experience
  • Proposal and task order development experience
  • Must be comfortable marketing technical services
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and co-workers

Highly Desired

  • Ability to work on large tasks involving mass transit/transportation projects in the DC metro area
  • Stream restoration design including sediment transport modeling experience
  • Geomorphic assessment experience
  • Hydrology & hydraulic analyses
  • Shoreline protection design experience
  • Site design and LEED experience
  • Environmental consulting and/or civil engineering practices (Forest Conservation Plans, Wetland Delineations/Wetland Impact Plates, Planting Plans,  and similar environmental documents) experience
  • Active involvement in professional organizations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Certified MDE expedited plan reviewer
  • Rosgen Certified

Software Experience

  • HEC-RAS required
  • TR-55 required
  • TR-20 required
  • Pond Pack desired
  • GEOPAK and/or INROADS desired
  • Proficiency in MicroStation or AutoCAD desired

Qualified candidates may apply here: Apply – Senior Water Resources Engineer.

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Stream Restoration Specialist

Stream Restoration Specialist

Straughan Environmental, Inc. (Straughan) is a successful, rapidly growing business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

 Straughan is committed to sustainable design and is qualified in nearly all aspects of environmental service, including engineering, planning, design, and policy. Our staff consists of natural, wildlife, and wetland scientists; geomorphologists; civil, and environmental, and water resources engineers; biologists and botanists; planners; foresters; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CADD technicians. This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking a Stream Restoration Specialist to join our Water Resources Engineering Business Unit who has the ability to be a leader. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of current environmental issues and a shared vision for sustainability.

Requirements

  • 2-8 years experience
  • Stream restoration design including sediment transport, and modeling experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Civil/Environmental Engineering, Geomorphology, Environmental science, or related field
  • Erosion and sediment control design
  • Geomorphic assessment experience
  • Environmental permitting experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and co-workers

Highly Desired

  • PE registered in Mid-Atlantic region and have ability for Maryland registration by reciprocity
  • Rosgen Certified or similar training
  • Hydrology & hydraulic analyses
  • Wetland Restoration design experience
  • Stormwater management design and permitting experience
  • Drainage system design experience
  • Shoreline protection design experience
  • Site design and LEED experience
  • Environmental consulting and/or civil engineering practices (Forest Conservation Plans, Wetland Delineations/Wetland Impact Plates, Planting Plans,  and similar environmental documents) experience
  • Active involvement in professional organizations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Must be comfortable marketing technical services
  • Project management experience
  • Proposal and task order development experience

Software Experience

  • HEC-RAS required
  • TR-55/TR-20 desired
  • SMS desired
  • SRH-2D or TUFLOW desired
  • GEOPAK and/or INROADS desired
  • Proficiency in MicroStation or AutoCAD desired

Qualified applicants may apply here:  Apply – Stream Restoration Specialist

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Senior Environmental Construction Inspector

Senior Environmental Construction Inspector

Straughan Environmental, Inc. is a successful, rapidly growing, woman owned business that provides high quality and cost effective consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the governmental and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design. We are experts in environmental planning, design, assessments and policy. Our staff consists of wildlife and wetland scientists; geomorphologists and hydrologists; civil and environmental engineers; inspectors; biologists and botanists; planners; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CAD professionals.

This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking Senior Environmental Construction Inspectors. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of construction processes and environmental issues and practices.

Requirements

  • 10-30 years of construction inspection industry experience
  • High School Diploma
  • Extensive knowledge of environmental regulations
  • Experience with Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) practices
  • A proven track record of working with construction contractors and governmental agencies
  • Experience with Erosion and Sediment Control practices
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and co-workers
  • Valid Driver’s License

Highly Desired

  • Extensive experience with environmental issues and practices
  • Experience with stream restoration and stormwater management projects
  • Experience with wetland and forest impacts
  • Experience with project documentation
  • Certifications: Maintenance of Traffic, Green Card, Yellow Card, MARTCP certifications
  • Scheduling and cost estimating experience

Qualified applicants may apply here: Senior Environmental Construction Inspector

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Environmental Construction Inspector

Environmental Construction Inspector

Straughan Environmental, Inc. is a successful, rapidly growing, woman owned business that provides high quality and cost effective consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the governmental and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design. We are experts in environmental planning, design, assessments and policy. Our staff consists of wildlife and wetland scientists; geomorphologists and hydrologists; civil and environmental engineers; inspectors; biologists and botanists; planners; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CAD professionals.

This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking Entry and Mid-Level environmental construction inspectors. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of construction processes and environmental issues and practices.

Requirements

  • 1-10 years of construction inspection experience
  • High School Diploma
  • Knowledge of environmental regulations
  • Experience with Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) practices
  • Ability to interpret environmental design intent on construction plans
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and co-workers
  • Valid Driver’s License

Highly Desired

  • General experience with environmental issues and practices
  • Experience with stream restoration and stormwater management projects
  • Experience with wetland and forest impacts
  • Experience with project documentation
  • A proven track record of working with construction contractors and governmental agencies
  • Certifications: Maintenance of Traffic, Green Card, Yellow Card, MARTCP certifications
  • Scheduling and cost estimating experience

Qualified applicants may apply here: Environmental Construction Inspector

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Mid-Level Water Resources Engineer

Mid-Level Water Resources Engineer

Straughan Environmental, Inc. (Straughan) is a successful, rapidly growing business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

Straughan is committed to sustainable design and is qualified in nearly all aspects of environmental service, including engineering, planning, design, and policy. Our staff consists of natural, wildlife, and wetland scientists; geomorphologists; civil, and environmental, and water resources engineers; biologists and botanists; planners; foresters; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CADD technicians. This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking a Mid-Level Water Resources Engineer to join our Water Resources Engineering Business Unit. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of current environmental issues and a shared vision for sustainability.

Requirements

  • PE registered in Maryland or ability to have by reciprocity, additional mid-Atlantic state registrations desired
  • 5-10 years experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related field
  • Stormwater management design and permitting experience
  • Erosion and sediment control design and permitting experience
  • Drainage system design experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with others

Highly Desired

  • Ability to work on large tasks involving mass transit/transportation projects in the DC metro area
  • Stream restoration design including sediment transport modeling experience
  • Geomorphic assessment experience
  • Hydrology & hydraulic analyses experience
  • Shoreline protection design experience
  • Site design and LEED experience
  • Environmental consulting and/or civil engineering practices (Forest Conservation Plans, Wetland Delineations/Wetland Impact Plates, Planting Plans, and similar environmental documents) experience
  • Project management experience
  • Proposal and task order development experience
  • Comfortable marketing technical services
  • Active involvement in professional organizations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Certified MDE expedited plan reviewer
  • Rosgen Certified

Software Experience

  • Proficiency in MicroStation or AutoCAD required
  • HEC-RAS required
  • TR-55 required
  • TR-20 required
  • Pond Pack desired
  • GEOPAK and/or INROADS desired

Qualified candidates may apply here: Apply – MId-Level Water Resources Engineer.

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Water Resources Engineer I

Water Resources Engineer I

Straughan Environmental, Inc. (Straughan) is a successful, rapidly growing business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors. Straughan is committed to sustainable design and is qualified in nearly all aspects of environmental service, including engineering, planning, design, and policy. Our staff consists of natural, wildlife, and wetland scientists; geomorphologists; civil, and environmental, and water resources engineers; biologists and botanists; planners; foresters; cultural resource specialists; and GIS and CADD technicians. This combination of technical expertise and an understanding of policy make Straughan a highly competitive firm and a great place to advance your career.

Straughan is currently seeking an Entry-Level Water Resources Engineer to join our Water Resources Engineering Business Unit. The ideal candidate should have an interest in and understanding of current environmental issues and a shared vision for sustainability.

Requirements

  • 0-4 years experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related field
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and co-workers

Highly Desired

  • Ability to work on large tasks involving mass transit/transportation projects in the DC metro area
  • Stormwater management design and permitting experience
  • Erosion and sediment control design and permitting experience
  • Stream restoration design including sediment transport modeling experience
  • Drainage system design experience
  • Hydrology & Hydraulics analyses
  • Geomorphic assessment experience
  • Shoreline protection design experience
  • Site design and LEED experience
  • Low impact development (LID) and environmental site design (ESD) in Maryland
  • Environmental consulting and/or civil engineering practices (Forest Conservation Plans, Wetland Delineations/Wetland Impact Plates, Planting Plans, and similar environmental documents) experience
  • Active involvement in professional organizations
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) certified

Desired Software Experience

  • MicroStation or AutoCAD
  • HEC-RAS
  • WIN TR-55
  • WIN TR-20
  • GEOPAK and/or INROADS
  • Pond Pack
  • ArcMAP/GIS

Qualified candidates may apply here: Apply – Water Resources Engineer I

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Archeological Field Technician

Description

Straughan Environmental, Inc. is a successful, rapidly growing, woman-owned business that provides high-quality and cost effective environmental and cultural resources consulting services to a wide variety of clients in the government and private sectors.

Straughan is currently seeking on call archaeological field technicians, local to the Baltimore/Washington region, to join our Sustainable Design Team for work on primarily local projects.

Responsibilities will include completion of Phase I, II, and III archeological fieldwork, and may also include report documentation tasks.

Desirable candidates will have experience conducting pedestrian and sub-surface surveys in the mid-Atlantic and will be familiar with prehistoric and historic archeological resources commonly found in the Mid-Atlantic.

Field technicians will need to be able to carry field equipment, perform shovel test pits, and maintain accurate records of shovel test pits, excavation units and other survey conditions.

Work performed outside will be performed in variable weather conditions and may entail long days.  This is an entry level position.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1-5 years of experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology, Archeology or related field.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Completion of an archeological field school within the Mid-Atlantic.
  • Well-developed interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with cultural resource regulations and policy.
  • Experience using Trimble GPS, Total Station, and GIS.

Qualified applicants may apply here:  Archeological Field Technician