Environmental Specialist III
|Organization:||DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION|
|Location:||Augusta, ME USA|
|Type of Position:||Full-Time|
Description & Details
The Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau or Water Quality, Division of Water Quality Management, is seeking to fill an Environmental Specialist III vacancy in Portland, Maine.
BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION:
This position is primarily responsible for the compliance monitoring and inspection of assigned wastewater facilities and other licensed and unlicensed discharges. Related duties include conducting and documenting regular inspections, review of data reports and plans, collaborating in related Department licensing and enforcement activities and communicating findings with Non-Compliance Review Committee and regulated community on water-related compliance matters. The ESIII participates in development of DWQM- related policy and procedure guidance and action plans as they apply within the scope of compliance activities. The ES III also provides leadership and management support and facilitates the Department's professional training and outreach efforts to waste water community. Other duties will include wastewater/water complaint response and resolution; review of, and comment on, Bureau of Land Resources (BLR) projects; assists in ambient water quality monitoring and other field work; laboratory and field equipment maintenance and other related duties as needed and assigned by the regional supervisor. Assists in the implementation of the Small Community Grant Program, Stormwater Multi-Sector General Permit (MSGP) Program, Underground Injection Control Program and the Sand/Salt/Snow dump programs in the Region. For more information on the specifics of the position, please contact Stuart Rose at (207) 822-6345.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A six (6) year combination of education and/or experience in environmental, biological, physical science, or engineering which includes two (2) years of environmental experience. Qualifying education must include at least 15 credit hours of science or engineering coursework from an accredited educational institution.
Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills or experience:
No matter where you work across Maine state government, you find employees who embody our state motto—"Dirigo" or "I lead"—as they provide essential services to Mainers every day. We believe in supporting our workforce's health and wellbeing with a valuable total compensation package, including:
Maine State Government is an Equal Opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.
How to Apply / Contact
HOW TO APPLY:
Candidates interested in this position need to complete and submit an online State of Maine Direct Hire Application at http://www.maine.gov/nrsc/jobs/index.shtml#dep, along with a detailed Resume and Cover Letter (include position #08330-1283).
APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY: June 14, 2022
Direct Hire Application forms can be obtained by contacting the NRSC Personnel Office at (207) 624-6370 or by accessing the NRSC website at http://www.maine.gov/nrsc/jobs/application.shtml