Environmental Compliance Specialist 1/2/3

  • Georgia Environmental Protection Division
  • Augusta, Georgia, United States
  • Mar 13, 2017
Full time Air Quality Environmental Science/Engineering Hazardous Waste / RCRA Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA Water Quality

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

This position is located in the Georgia Environmental Protection Division – East Central District Office in Augusta, Georgia. The incumbent in this position will work on a multi-disciplined team, ensuring that permitted facilities are operating in compliance with applicable regulations through inspection, interpretation of regulations, and evaluation of periodic reports; drafting enforcement documents, when necessary, to remedy noncompliance. The incumbent will also address citizen complaints regarding program specific quality or other issues. This position involves routine interaction with the public, regulated industry, consultants, and other governmental officials. Therefore, the ability to clearly articulate technical concepts is essential. The majority of work performed by this position requires the production of written technical documents so good technical writing skills are also essential for this position. The ability to work with Microsoft Word and Excel and other databases are also necessary skills.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

RCP020 – Environmental Compliance Specialist 1
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Geology or other natural or physical science or engineering field from an accredited four-year college or university.

RCP021 – Environmental Compliance Specialist 2
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Geology or other natural or physical science or engineering field from an accredited four-year college or university AND Two years of professional experience in environmental protection. OR One year of experience at a level equivalent to an Environmental Compliance Spec 1 (RCP020).

RCP022 – Environmental Compliance Specialist 3
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Geology or other natural or physical science or engineering field from an accredited four-year college or university AND Three years of professional experience in environmental protection. OR One year of experience at a level equivalent to an Environmental Compliance Spec 2 (RCP021).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Preference may be given to applicants with:

  • Experience in solid waste management, safe drinking water, wastewater, air quality and/or construction stormwater
  • Experience in enforcement and compliance inspections
  • Experience in the interpretation and application of state and federal regulations
  • Experience in dealing with the public
  • Good communication skills in technical matters
  • Ability to complete assignments in an efficient and accurate manner

If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address highlighted below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address:

Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Environmental Protection Division
ATTN: Arveeta Turner
2 MLK Jr. Drive Suite 1456, East Tower
Atlanta, GA 30334
JobsAtEPD@dnr.ga.gov

Deadline Date: 03/21/17

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Job Level

Entry-level, Mid-level

Sector

Government- State/Provincial

Salary

Entry Salary: Level 1: $29,399.50; Level 2: $32,970.99; Level 3: $36,268.09