• Conduct pre-construction and construction surveys for rare plants, weeds, and other botanical species.

  • Voucher plant specimens and provide taxonomic determinations using botanical keys.

  • Conduct literature and database review for rare plant occurrences

  • Record daily observations in database for GIS and statistical analysis.

  • CEQA and NEPA planning and report writing related to biological resource assessment.

Job Summary


Job Requirements

  • Education:  MS or BS in Botany or Related Field

  • Excellent knowledge of and experience with plant species on the Central Coast of California

  • Experience: 5 years in botany or endangered plant species management

  • Qualified to be licensed to collect rare plants in California

  • Work with a team of professional biologists, environmental scientists, technicians, and species experts.

  • Must be able to walk 5 to 7 miles per day on relatively flat ground with day pack, water, supplies in variable weather conditions

  • Work long days in the field (10-12 hours)

Physical Requirements/Work Environment




Email cover letter of interest, resume, three references, and copy of transcripts (unofficial are OK) to, or mail them to: 


Althouse and Meade, Inc.

1602 Spring Street

Paso Robles, CA93446



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