The Team Leader for the Wetland/Stream Mitigation and Monitoring Team in the Environmental Programs Division (EPD) within the Office of Environmental Design (OED) provides leadership and management support to a division responsible for supporting MDOT SHA’s capital and operating programs regarding compensatory mitigation and environmental regulatory compliance. EPD is the lead division responsible for satisfying compensatory mitigation and the associated monitoring, adaptive management, and remediation of all compensatory mitigation assets. This position will be responsible for managing project budgets as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Education: Possession of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Experience: Five (5) years of experience in administrative or professional work. One (1) year of this experience must have involved one or more of the following: the supervision of other employees, overseeing and coordinating the general operations of a unit, applying rules and regulations, or exercising responsibility for the development of policies or procedures. Selective Qualification: Two and one-half (2.5) years of the required experience must have involved federal and/or state wetland and waterways permitting experience; compensatory wetland and/or stream mitigation or restoration; and/or mitigation monitoring.
The ideal candidate should have experience in one or more of the following:
• Knowledge of basic wetland delineation skills
• Knowledge of GIS skills
• Experience with project management, tracking and delegation
• Experience with budget management
• Knowledge of Ecological Performance Standards for Mitigation
• Knowledge of the 2008 Final Federal Mitigation Rule by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)