Illinois EPA

Illinois EPA works to safeguard the state’s natural resources from pollution to provide a healthy environment for its citizens. By partnering with businesses, local governments and citizens, Illinois EPA is dedicated to continued protection of the air we breathe and our water and land resources.

Illinois EPA Springfield, IL, USA
Oct 17, 2019
Full time
Description of Duties/Essential Functions Under immediate supervision of the Hydrogeology and Compliance Unit Manager, Groundwater Section, Division of Public Water Supplies, Bureau of Water, receives training and guidance to gain knowledge in performing beginning level duties relative to geologic investigation and hydrogeologic characterization and administration of the Illinois Environmental Protection, Groundwater Protection, Federal Safe Drinking Water, Clean Water, and Resource Conservation and Recovery (RCRA) Acts, and 35 Ill. Admin. Subtitle F, Part 620. Observes and participates in evaluation of well pathine modeling utilized for wellhead protection and fate/transport modeling of remedial alternatives utilized to clean up groundwater, hydrogeologic field investigations, groundwater protection, geostatistical evaluation, and corrective action plans. Travels in performance of duties.  Minimum Requirements Education and Experience:   Requires knowledge, skill, and mental development equivalent to completion of four years of college with a degree in geology, including at least one course in groundwater geology, hydrology, hydrogeology, soil physics, and/or soil chemistry.   Requires no previous experience.    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:   Requires elementary knowledge of natural geologic processes (methods), procedures, and techniques. Requires ability to prepare comprehensive written and oral reports. Requires ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Requires ability to profit from training received in geologic investigations.   Specific Job Requirements:   Requires a valid driver's license and the ability to travel. Requires the ability to utilize a personal computer with knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Access software. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !