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compensation: Compensation and benefits will vary based on the capabilities and qualifications of the applicant.
employment type: full-time

Job Description
Science Associate

2NDNATURE ( is bringing clean water to our nation's rivers and oceans with cutting edge software. We are a technical, ecosystem science firm located in Santa Cruz, CA that strives to arm policymakers with sound science to reduce the human impacts on our natural environment.

We are seeking a Science Associate join our team. 2NDNATURE is a small (9 people, 3 dogs) group of applied scientists and programmers looking to solve a nationwide problem. Our work environment is open and progressive, encouraging collaboration and communication, and our office ethic is supportive of everyone's need for a healthy work-life balance.

We are looking for candidates with a keen interest in applied resource management science to fill a full-time science associate position. Individuals should be proficient in a range of computer programs (ArcGIS, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, etc.) and have technical expertise in some area of environmental sciences, including but not limited to geomorphology, hydrology, biology, aquatic chemistry, statistics and/or environmental engineering.

Strong quantitative and GIS skills are necessary and clear written and oral communication skills are critical. A desire to learn and develop new capabilities, attention to detail and an ability to work as a team member in a small group are required qualities. Job tasks include both office and field work, ranging from data analysis and management, protocol development, report editing and production; instrument installation and maintenance; topographic surveying; map development, etc. For more information on 2NDNATURE and our diverse range of projects, please visit

Persons with a BS or MS in a relevant field are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested individuals should send a resume and a copy of their transcripts by July 31. Candidates with relevant work and educational expertise will be asked to complete a technical exercise and interviews. 2NDNATURE offers a full range of competitive health, retirement and dental benefits. Compensation and benefits will vary based on the capabilities and qualifications of the applicant.

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