Careers

In a recent employee survey, ELS asked their staff “What do you like most about working at ELS”. The number one response was “my co-workers”. ELS cultivates an enjoyable working environment while providing excellent opportunities to advance in your career. We support our technical staff with various training courses to further staff expertise and specialty certificates. We are members of many industry organizations to help promote our relationship within our field of expertise, to stay tied to our community, and to help with our staff’s own professional development.

We offer an attractive benefit package, including health insurance with a health savings account plan (HSA), retirement plan, company paid life insurance policy, paid leave (holiday, sick leave, and personal time off), annual bonus’, field gear reimbursement program, and gym membership reimbursement program.

ELS is interested in people that are self motivated, team oriented, enthusiastic about their work, and people that are willing to learn and grow within their career. If you have a relevant education and you want us to know more about you, please contact us and let us know.

 

Current Job Openings:

Full Charge Bookkeeper

Ecological Land Services, Inc. is looking for the next great addition to our team!

ELS is an environmental consulting firm serving the Pacific Northwest and Southeast Alaska. We specialize in land, water, and shoreline projects involving wetlands, streams, wildlife, habitat, and endangered, threatened, and sensitive species. For more information, please see our Company website: https://eco-land.com/ and video at the following link: https://youtu.be/s1Z0fzTXkhU

We are seeking a full-time, Full Charge Bookkeeper to support work in the diverse field of environmental consulting. This position is located at our Longview, Washington office. An ELS Full Charge Bookkeeper is responsible for contributing financial knowledge, research and reporting to support team decisions and strategic plans.

What can Ecological Land Services offer you?

  • A competitive compensation package; general range is $4000 - $5000 per month depending on experience.
  • Benefits including retirement plan with Company match, Company paid medical or medical reimbursement, health savings account plan (HSA), and Company paid life insurance policy.
  • PTO and paid holidays; work/life balance is a priority.
  • Continuing education is encouraged and supported.
  • Career growth opportunities.
  • A fantastic office and location! Our office is centrally located in Longview, WA
  • Work that is fast-paced and goal-oriented.
  • A dynamic team that is supportive, friendly and fun.

Full Charge Bookkeeper Responsibilities include:

  • Perform AR, AP, and payroll functions in a timely, accurate manner.
  • Maintain proper controls and documentation over all accounting functions to maintain GAAP compliance.
  • Maintain accurate chart of accounts.
  • Create and maintain a monthly budget.
  • Prepare accurate monthly financial reports for the board of directors.
  • Interface with third-party CPAs for accurate corporate tax preparation, monthly payroll reporting, and accounting support.
  • Effectively communicate with administrative staff, financial committee, and board of directors.
  • Proactively seek innovative solutions.

What knowledge, skills and experience would you bring to the ELS team?

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Five or more years’ experience in Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Payroll.
  • Five or more years’ experience using QuickBooks and Excel.
  • Knowledge and experience with GAAP compliance.
  • A self-motivated, can-do approach to work.
  • You enjoy contributing to team goals and demonstrate enthusiasm for your work.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills with ability to prepare accurate and professional financial documentation.
  • Personal accountability for quality work while meeting project timelines.
  • Responsiveness and flexibility; you adapt easily to changing priorities.
  • BigTime time tracking software knowledge is a plus.

What is it like to work at ELS?

In a recent survey, employees were asked, “What do you like most about working at ELS”? The number one response was “my co-workers”.

ELS cultivates an enjoyable working environment while providing excellent opportunities to advance in your career. We support our technical staff with various training courses to further staff expertise and specialty certificates.

We are members of many industry organizations to help promote our relationship within our field of expertise, to stay tied to our community, and to help with our staff’s own professional development.

How do I apply?

For consideration, please e-mail your résumé and cover letter to our hiring process facilitator: BK@TJandassociates.com

This position will remain open until filled.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

 

Office Assistant Position

Ecological Land Services, Inc. (ELS) is seeking a full-time Office Assistant. This position will work out of our main office (located in Longview, Washington) providing administrative support for the main office and two branch offices.  ELS cultivates an enjoyable working environment that is supportive and friendly, advocating long-term employment with our company by encouraging professional growth in dynamic teamwork setting.

ELS is an environmental consulting firm serving the Pacific Northwest and Southeast Alaska. We specialize in land, water, and shoreline projects involving wetlands, streams, wildlife, habitat, and endangered, threatened, and sensitive species. For more information, please see our Company website: www.eco-land.com.

Office Assistant Responsibilities include:

  • Front Desk Support: answering the phone, dispatching calls, greeting the public, managing office supplies.
  • Daily Office Procedures: tracking and processing inter-office mail, making bank deposits, running errands.
  • Inter-Office Filing & Report Production: assisting with invoice process, filing contracts, printing final reports.
  • Administrative Support: property research, assisting with meeting prep, and general inter-office requests.

Experience and Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a high-paced office setting and multi-task.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication and phone skills.
  • Familiarity with basic office equipment.
  • Ability to understand and utilize new programs quickly.
  • Knowledge and experience with Word and Excel as well as other Microsoft applications
  • Familiarity with QuickBooks program is a plus.
  • Must be friendly, reliable, and trustworthy.
  • Must be goal oriented and able to work independently.

Starting pay $15-$17 per hour (depending on experience), with benefits package and potential to be salaried.

How do I apply?

Please e-mail your résumé and cover letter to: resume@eco-land.com

This position will remain open until filled.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.