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Why work with us?

Through combining geomorphology, hydrology, hydraulics, ecology, and engineering services, we design coastlines, estuaries, rivers, streams, and wetlands that look and perform as functional ecosystems. Join us to help solve the issues of today and tomorrow and make a BIG positive impact on the environment with coastal science, design, and engineering expertise in the nearshore and coastal communities.

NSD + CGS is an equal opportunity employer and candidates who identify with groups that are frequently underrepresented in the science, engineering, technology, and math fields are highly encouraged to apply.

All candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or protected veteran or disabled status or any other category protected under law.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.


Natural Systems Design and Coastal Geologic Services (NSD + CGS) is a Washington-based environmental consulting firm with the mission to make a BIG positive impact on the environment.  Founded in 2003, we are an interdisciplinary team of over 50 people with office locations in Seattle, Bellingham, and Port Angeles, Washington. 

NSD + CGS was founded and grown with the intention to be a different kind of consulting company – one that values and prioritizes its people and focuses its collective energy on making a difference.