Apex Companies, LLC Scientist 1 in Denver, Colorado

Scientist 1


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RM - Denver






United States of America


Science Technical


No bureaucracy. Apex was founded on the principles of agility and employee empowerment, and we've worked hard over the past 25+ years to build a culture of collaboration, communication, and opportunity. That's our secret to success, plain and simple.

We get it. You're looking for growth opportunity in a high-energy environment. You want to work with the best minds in the business and for a company that cares about your professional development. And while you might be okay with some routine, you'd really like a role that includes new challenges, stretching you just enough to help you grow.

You get it. As a Scientist 1, you're a serious multi-tasker who lends your technical expertise and business savvy to the success of every project. You work hard to exceed client expectations for quality and cost-effectiveness, and you coordinate project activities to complete every project on time and within budget. At the end of the workday, you go home very satisfied knowing you've delivered solutions to clients that depend on you to resolve problems that range from very simple to very complex.

Like every member of the Apex Team, your role as Scientist 1 is key to the company’s success. While responsibilities of the Scientist 1 will vary day to day, in general you will often:

  • Conduct desktop reviews and field surveys for wildlife, vegetation, and potential wetlands and waters of the U.S.

  • Input data into GIS (ArcMap/ArcGIS)

  • Analyze, interpret, and report data via templates or other written report formats

  • Coordinate scheduling, data flow, and reporting with other field staff and project managers

  • Actively develop your own career growth.

In addition to your fulfilling role with a growing company, you also gain the advantages of:

  • Resources and support for your career development

  • Cross-training and diverse projects

  • Working with some of the best and brightest in the industry among a culture that values diversity

  • 600+ employee consulting firm led by an approachable, accessible executive team and all of the resources typical of much larger firms

Minimum Requirements

Job Requirements:

Great minds think alike! Now that we understand each other, let's sort through the minimum qualifications for this position:

  • BS in Biology, Environmental Science, or other related field

  • 1-5 years of experience with avian and/or wildlife surveys and data collection

  • Basic GIS skills, including data input and map production

  • Strong technical writing skills a must

  • The ability to successfully multi-task, safety awareness, and a good record and understanding of safe work practices

  • Desire to split your time between field and office assignments

  • Experience with data management and report preparation

  • Valid driver's license and safe driving record

  • Strong communication skills-Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite

We're ready to get this key position filled, so if this is you, submit your resume now for consideration. If you're ready to grow, let us know! Apex Companies, LLC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer