West Virginia Dept. of Environmental Protection

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West Virginia Dept. of Environmental Protection 601 57th Street, S.E., Charleston, WV 25304
Dec 16, 2016
Full time
Under general supervision, employee will be assigned to the Division of Water and Waste Management (DWWM), Permitting Section,National Pollution Discharge Elimination System(NPDES) permit team. Performs professional work at the full performance level within a team environment providing a variety of engineering services. Employee will review and process WV Water Pollution Control/National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (WV/NPDES) permit applications for industrial (manufacturing and commercial) and domestic wastewater disposal systems to ensure compliance with applicable state and federal water pollution control laws and regulations, as well as consistency with sound engineering practices. Employee will review the associated facility history, self-monitoring reports, inspection reports, effluent guidelines and conduct field reviews and meet and correspond with the applicants as necessary. Will prepare WV/NPDES permits for public notice and issuance. Employee will review and process wasteload allocations by modeling the impact of oxygen depleting pollutants from discharge to receiving streams. Duties involve some field work to review the construction and operation of wastewater treatment facilities. Employee will have regular contact with the applicant, permittees, other agency personnel, and the public. Will initiate administrative enforcement action for violations and appear before the state environmental quality board and courts, if necessary, to testify on behalf of the state. Perform other related duties as required. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Training: Current license as a professional engineer with the West Virginia State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers. NOTICE: If you are claiming post-high school education, license or special training, you MUST attach or provide by mail a legible copy of your education transcript, license or training record. You will not be considered for employment until this verification has been received. To avoid delays in processing your application, it is important that you provide this verification as soon as possible. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION Special Requirements: Employee must have good written and verbal skills and the ability to deal and communicate effectively with a broad spectrum of applicants and the public. Must be committed to the goals of the work in the water pollution control field. Must be eligible to be licensed to operate a motor vehicle in WV or provide other acceptable means of conducting business travel. Position may require occasional overnight travel. Preference may be granted to those with experience and working knowledge of wastewater treatment systems and water quality Note Regular attendance is an essential part of this position. Note The use of your personal vehicle may be required at times for business travel. Closing 1/4/2017 11:59 PM Eastern  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com .