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ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNER/NEPA PLANNER (SPOKANE, WA)

Posted on January 26, 2018

Environmental Planner / NEPA Planner (Spokane, WA)

T-O Engineers is seeking an entry-mid level Environmental Planning professional to join our growing Environmental Division.  Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Environmental Science, or related degree. Master’s degree preferred. This position’s duties will include preparing, editing, and writing technical reports including, wetlands reports, field survey reports, federally-and state-listed species and/or biological resources reports with strong writing skills to meet the demands of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

The ideal candidate will have experience in writing NEPA and Oregon/Washington State Environmental impact analyses; Categorical Exclusions and Environmental Assessments, and subsequent environmental documentation and permitting.  Experience with Department of Transportation Projects, Airport Planning, and/or infrastructure projects is preferred but not required. Coordination with technical staff in document preparation, editing, production, and distribution tasks including graphics, GIS, and word processing staff; attendance at project meetings inside and outside the office including interfacing with clients.

3+ years of experience, preferably in consulting or government service. 

Need to be personable, a team player, and adaptable to working on many projects at the same time. The ideal candidate would have excellent written and communication skills and be comfortable with working in the field and office environments on a wide range of environmental projects. 

 Position Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Planning, Environmental Science, Biology, or a related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS), (not mandatory

Employee Benefits

  • 1/2 Day Friday’s
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation and Personal / Sick Leave
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • 401 (K) Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Training and Education Opportunities


T-O Engineers is a full service civil engineering firm focused on providing planning, project design, land surveying, and construction administration services. We value hard work and dedication. We have been in business for over 40 years, employ more than 60 professionals with offices in Meridian, Nampa, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, Cody, Wyoming, Heber City, Utah and Spokane, Washington. We are large enough to provide opportunities for our employees, but small enough to feel like a team.

T-O Engineers is not your average engineering firm. We believe in providing our employees with a successful career path they can be proud of. With opportunities for advancement at every level we make sure that our employees are given the skills and training they need along with the trust and respect that they deserve.

At T-O we are not all work though – we believe in working hard and playing harder. We understand that our employees have lives outside of the office. Through flexible work schedules, paid vacation and time off we are able to make the most of life outside of work.