Available Positions
(updated April 29, 2022)

1.Project Manager / Project Ecologist

EcoResource Solutions, Inc. (ERS) is a professional environmental consulting firm that provides aquatic and terrestrial ecological services nationwide. ERS’ services range from high level scientific consulting, wetland investigation and restoration, NEPA and Section 7 ESA, and fish and wildlife management to localized pond and lake management. We serve a diverse clientele, primarily throughout the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions.

We are seeking an experienced Project Manager / Project Ecologist to perform a variety of job tasks. We are looking for highly motivated and independent person who is interested in working in the natural resource management field, and who specifically has a strong interest in advancing within the firm.

Position Title: *Project Manager / Project Ecologist*

Classification: Full time, exempt; salary

Compensation: Salary based on education and experience

Overview: The Project Manager will work under the direct supervision of the company’s president and principal ecologist and will be responsible for supervision of all staff. Work assignments will vary depending upon different project types, but will primarily include the coordination and completion of natural resource surveys; coordination and completion of regional pond and lake maintenance tasks; and performance of laboratory duties. Other responsibilities include:


  • Daily communicantion with clients, coordination and management of daily project tasks, and supervision of all projects and staff;
  • Completion of GIS data analysis and map products;
  • Completion of lake bathymetry data analysis and map products;
  • Design and implementation of aquatic (fisheries and benthic invertebrates), terrestrial (various wildlife species) and wetland surveys and studies;
  • Project acquisition through sales calls, trade shows, and proposal preparation;
  • Preparation of scientific reports and other client product documents;

  • Completion of cost and technical proposals;
  • Management of maintenance of company’s sampling equipment, vehicles and facilities;
  • Installation and maintenance of lake aeration systems and other equipment;
  • Application of aquatic algaecides and herbicides (must become licensed as a supervisor by the Colorado Department of Agriculture; and
  • Direct consultation with regulatory agencies and clients with environmental permitting, resource surveys and mitigation issues.


Qualifications: We prefer that the successful candidate have a minimum of a M.S. degree in fishery and/or wildlife sciences, natural resource management, or related field. However, experienced candidates with B.S. degrees will be considered. This position requires the ability to work independently (often under adverse weather conditions and in remote areas) and travel out of state for periods up to two weeks. Must demonstrate an adequate knowledge of aquatic and terrestrial ecology and possess strong verbal and written communication skills. Experience and knowledge of ArcGis, ArcMap and TerraSync are required. This position requires out of state travel for up to 2 weeks per month during summer months.

A valid driver’s license with good record is required, and required at all times during employment with ERS.

Knowledge and experience in the following areas are essential:

  • Strong verbal and writing skills;
  • Data processing, compilation and interpretation skills (including statistical methods);
  • Fish and wildlife assessment methodologies and management techniques;
  • Wetland determination and delineation methods;
  • Pond and lake management practices and general water quality;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • Proficiency with GIS applications (field and data processing);
  • Proficiency with operation of boats, 4x4 vehicles, ATVs, and trailer towing;
  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the position, including heavy lifting, boating, hiking, digging, etc.;
  • Proficient time management skills to complete multiple tasks under tight deadlines; and
  • Knowledge and practice of outdoor safety (e.g., must complete a Colorado boat safety course upon hire).


Job Classification: Full-time

Salaryt: Dependent upon education and expereince


Application: In addition to email, you may mail a cover letter and resume (submission of a writing example is required for this position to :

EcoResource Solutions, Inc.
5765 Olde Wadsworth Blvd., Ste. 10
Arvada, CO 80002

Cover letter and resume may also be emailed to office@ecoresourcesolutions.com



 2.  Biological Technician (seasonal)


EcoResource Solutions, Inc. (ERS) is a professional environmental consulting firm that provides aquatic and terrestrial ecological services nationwide. ERS’ services range from high level scientific consulting, wetland delineation and restoration, and fish and wildlife management to pond and lake enhancement and maintenance. We serve a diverse clientele, primarily throughout the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions.

ERS is seeking to fill a temporary biological technician position, extending from May through approximately November with a possible opportunity for future permanent status. This position will be classified as part time, but a 40-hour per week schedule is anticipated during the term.

We are looking for a reliable candidate who can work independently in the field and lab without supervision, and one who is a problem solver who can travel out of state for up to two weeks at a time.

Overview: The Biological Technician will work under the direct supervision of the company’s Project Manager and other principal ecologists and biologists. Work assignments will vary depending upon different project types, but will primarily include the coordination and completion of natural resource surveys; coordination and completion of regional pond and lake maintenance tasks; and performance of laboratory duties. Other responsibilities include:

  • Maintenance of the company’s sampling equipment, vehicles and facilities;
  • Installation and maintenance of lake aeration systems and other equipment;
  • Application of aquatic algaecides and herbicides (under supervision of licensed supervisors); and
  • Completion of data analyses and spreadsheets.


Qualifications: We prefer that the successful candidate have a minimum of a BS degree in biology, fishery and wildlife biology, or related field. We will strongly consider those currently pursuing their degree. Must be able to work independently (often under adverse weather conditions and in remote areas) and travel out of state for periods up to two weeks. Must demonstrate an adequate knowledge of aquatic and terrestrial ecology and possess strong verbal and written communication skills.

A valid driver’s license with good record is required, and required at all times during employment with ERS.

Knowledge and experience in the following areas are essential:

  • Fish and wildlife species identification;
  • Fish and wildlife assessment methodologies and management techniques;
  • Pond and lake management and general water quality;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • Proficiency with operation of boats, 4x4 vehicles, ATVs, and trailer towing;
  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the position, including heavy lifting, boating, hiking, digging, etc.;
  • Proficient time management skills to complete multiple tasks under tight deadlines;
  • Knowledge and practice of outdoor safety (e.g., must complete a Colorado boat safety course upon hire); and
  • Experience using tools with problem-solving skills.


Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Pay: $15.00 - $18.00 per hour


Email resume to office@ecoresourcesolutions.com

EMPLOYMENT  OPPORTUNITIES

Because we strive to be the best natural resource consulting firm in the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions, we require that our biologists have a minimum of an MS degree in a biology or natural resource management field. Our part and full time field and laboratory technicians are required to have a minimum of a BS degree in biology or related field.

We  Hire  Only  the  Best