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Delta Engineers, Architects, and Land Surveyors, DPC Environmental Scientist in Syracuse, New York


Delta Engineers, Architects, & Surveyors, DPC (Delta) is a growing, multidisciplinary AEC firm founded in 1976 and based in the Southern Tier of New York State with additional offices in Central New York and Chevy Chase, MD. We deliver architectural and engineering design for facilities and infrastructure as well as environmental engineering, survey, landscape architecture, and ecological services to public and private clients. Delta team members take advantage of terrific opportunities to advance professionally in a supportive environment while enjoying a generous compensation and benefits package.


We are seeking a versatile and team-oriented Environmental Scientist in the Ecological Group at our Syracuse, NY office . The Candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree in the Biological Sciences, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science, Soil Science, Hydrology or similar program and 5 years of relevant experience. Primary duties will include:

  • Completing projects on time.

  • Being responsible for client satisfaction.

  • Assisting the Group Director in the preparation of Agreements.

  • Coordinating and scheduling outside consultants (surveyors).

  • Receiving all information coming into the office on a project and disseminate it to in-house team and outside consultants.

  • Scheduling and conducting necessary client and internal meetings. Prepare minutes of the meeting and distribute.

  • Responding promptly to phone calls, emails, faxes, and other forms of communication.

  • Identifying the scope of work, discuss immediately with the Group Director.

  • Implementing and complying with Quality Management System requirements.

  • Conducting fieldwork to investigate wetlands, streams, terrestrial systems including vegetation, wildlife, macroinvertebrates, soils and water.

  • Interpreting data to identify wetlands in accordance with State and Federal environmental laws.

  • Writing reports that present field findings and support permit applications.

  • Performing program research, planning, permitting, inspections and technical support services in relation to vegetation, soil, water and wildlife.

  • Providing guidance to clients to mitigate ecological impacts.


    Located in the geographic center of New York State, the Syracuse area offers high quality, four-season living with outstanding access to city amenities and entertainment, Division 1 college athletics, and excellent proximity to a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, boating, fishing, golf, and skiing. Home to Syracuse University and several other notable universities, the city and surrounding area offer abundant, high quality educational opportunities at all levels and a family friendly environment that features many parks, seasonal festivals, and easy access to the Finger Lakes Region. A low cost of living combined with easy commuting and a company committed to your success make the Delta Syracuse Office a great place to work and to grow.


    Talented and dedicated teammates working in a collaborative and fun environment, challenging assignments, opportunities to grow, flexible working hours, monthly company events, highly competitive compensation and benefits – these are just a few of the advantages of a Delta career. Our commitment to serving and giving back to our communities gives you the opportunity to make a difference as a team member and as a resident.

    If Delta sounds right for you, please submit your application!

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.