Water Resources Scientist

Science Carlsbad, California


At Weston Solutions, Inc. you will do meaningful work and make valuable contributions. Employee ownership at Weston is a path to professional growth and access to diverse opportunities in a highly connected community that works together across key service areas to make a difference in the environment. Weston has continued to evolve and adapt to our changing world as a premier provider of environmental and infrastructure services for over sixty years. In both the public and private sectors our teams help identify, solve, mitigate, and manage critical environmental issues to help clients achieve a more sustainable future.
Weston Solutions, Inc. is seeking an Environmental Scientist to lead field monitoring efforts safely and in compliance with quality plans and standard operating procedures.   There is tremendous potential for growth for the right individual. 
Location: Carlsbad, CA
Expected Outcome:
  • Collecting water and sediment samples in dry and wet weather
  • Installation and maintenance of monitoring equipment and sensors
  • Recording of field observations and measurements
  • Organization and preparation of equipment and supplies for monitoring
  • Data entry and reporting.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree with focus on environmental science or engineering, biology, toxicology, hydrology or similar. 
  • Minimum of 3-6 years of work experience with surface water quality, watershed management and environmental chemistry.
  • Experience with surface water quality, watershed management and environmental chemistry.
  • Ability to work well in teams.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including technical document preparation.
  • Willingness to work outdoors in inclement weather and challenging conditions.
  • Positive attitude/self-starter.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds.
  • Experience with GIS or modeling software preferred.
  • Knowledge of local watersheds preferred.
We fully invest in our people: Weston provides a generous, comprehensive benefits package program that offers employees high value options with solid financial protection, meeting the personal needs of its people and their families.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with base and matching employer stock contributions.
  • Paid time off plus holiday and parental leave.
  • Life and disability plans.
  • Critical illness and accident plans.
  • Work/Life flexibility.
  • Professional development opportunities.
Compensation will vary based upon experience, education, skill level, and other compensable factors.

Salary Range: $48,000 - $64,100 - $80,000