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About Skeo:

Skeo Solutions offers a multidisciplinary approach to navigating the complex issues facing local communities, state governments and federal agencies. Using tailored analysis, we provide innovative and collaborative solutions to pressing issues in environmental stewardship, social equity and economic opportunity.

Our relatively small, dedicated staff represents a broad range of disciplines and skill sets. Our diversity and size allow us to be nimble, quickly forming project teams that are responsive to our clients’ complex technical needs while providing highly personalized customer service.

With staff located throughout the United States, we provide a geographic reach seldom found in a firm our size. Using state-of-the-art information sharing and collaboration tools and an unequaled commitment to teamwork, we deliver innovative, just-in-time solutions for our clients.

Navajo/English Bilingual Part-Time Associate

About the Position:

We are seeking a motivated, energetic, flexible and earnest bilingual Navajo/English associate to join the Skeo team on a part-time basis. A primary responsibility will be working with Skeo team members to provide a variety of support to Navajo-speaking communities dealing with environmental problems. Ideal candidates will have Navajo language proficiency (fluency preferred) and a strong understanding of environmental issues (Associates or Bachelors degree in environmental or related field preferred, but not required). Ideal candidates will also have strong people skills and be willing to travel to various locations throughout the Navajo Nation, Arizona, New Mexico and Utah. Work will be performed in a team setting and the selected candidate will report to a Skeo Senior Associate. The selected candidate could also provide support to numerous other projects depending upon skill set. This position is hourly with pay commensurate with experience. Throughout the term of employment, both employee and employer will retain the right to terminate employment in accordance with state law.

Please submit required application materials by clicking http://skeo.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2b5yqwea249

Mid-Level Environmental Associate

About the Position:

We are seeking a motivated, energetic, flexible and earnest Mid-Level Associate to join the Skeo team. A primary responsibility will be coordinating with clients to implement projects providing technical assistance to communities dealing with environmental challenges. Ideal candidates will have exceptional communications skills, experience organizing and managing multi-faceted projects, strong technical skills, and willingness to travel for 20 or more trips per year at various locations throughout the U.S. Work will be performed in a team setting and the selected candidate will report to a Skeo Senior Associate. The selected candidate will also provide support to numerous other projects depending upon skill set. Associates are expected to work fulltime (approximately 40 hours/week) and are eligible for full benefits (including health, dental and life insurance, paid time off, and 401k participation with an employer match). The position is a telework position in the western U.S. with preference for California. Throughout the term of employment, both employee and employer will retain the right to terminate employment in accordance with state law.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences or related field.
  • At least five years of experience organizing or managing multi-faceted projects.
  • Strong writing and communication skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Willingness to travel for 20 or more trips per year throughout the United States.
  • Located in the western U.S.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in environmental sciences or related field.
  • Demonstrated experience explaining technical information to lay audiences (e.g. teaching experience).
  • Previous experience working with environmental agencies.
  • Previous experience working with ethnically diverse and/or economically disadvantaged communities.
  • Facilitation or planning experience.
  • Adobe Creative Suite and GIS experience.
  • Located in California.

 

Please submit required application materials by March 6, 2015 by clicking http://skeo.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2b5yqwall0a. In addition to taking part in interviews, final candidates may be asked to demonstrate their abilities to perform the required work by completing example exercises. Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Associate

About the Position:

Skeo Solutions is seeking a motivated, energetic and earnest person with an undergraduate degree or more than four years of full-time work experience to join their team on a full-time basis. Ideal candidates for this entry-level position will have a background in environmental sciences or other relevant fields, mapping and/or desktop publishing experience, and strong writing and research skills. Applicants should be proficient with Microsoft Office programs. Experience with facilitation, GIS, graphic design, and Adobe Creative Suite software are a plus. Applicants should be able to multi-task, work effectively on a team, maintain a positive attitude and have excellent communication skills. Applicants must be willing to travel for 20 or more trips per year at various locations throughout the United States.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, technical writing or related field or more than four years of full-time work experience.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Charlottesville, Virginia area resident or willing to relocate.
  • Willing to travel for 20+ trips per year throughout the United States.

 

Please submit required application materials by February 20, 2015. Interviews are expected to begin March 1, 2015, with a hiring decision made by the end of March 2015. In addition to taking part in interviews, candidates may be asked to demonstrate their abilities to perform the required work by completing skill exercises. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. People of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position, follow this link: http://skeo.applicantstack.com/x/apply/a2b5yqwt332h.

Skeo Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer: all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.


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