Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is a state government agency responsible for protecting Pennsylvania's environmental and natural resources. Employees perform environmental protection work or carry out support services in the following areas: waste, air, radiation protection, dam safety, watershed management, water facility regulation, water planning, abandoned mine reclamation, mine safety, mine inspection, oil and gas regulation, energy and community revitalization. Most DEP careers are specialized and technical in nature, and therefore require bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees to qualify.

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Pennsylvania, United States
Jan 09, 2018
Full time
THE POSITION Are you ready to put your environmental protection experience to work in a rewarding career with the Commonwealth?  The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is looking to fill five Environmental Program Manager positions statewide! DESCRIPTION OF WORK You will perform managerial duties in the air, water, waste, or mineral resources programs of DEP.  Responsibilities include determining goals, objectives, priorities, and budgetary requests.  You will coordinate activities within assigned units and among other organizational units.  Join DEP in their efforts to improve and maintain our environment and make Pennsylvania a great place to live, work, and play! REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY Two years as an Environmental Group Manager; or seven years of professional environmental protection experience that includes two years of technical supervisory experience and a bachelor's degree in the biological, physical or environmental sciences, engineering, or in a field closely related to environmental protection or regulation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience in environmental protection that includes two years of technical supervisory experience. EXAMINATION INFORMATION Interested applicants are required to complete a civil service exam or assessment in order to be considered.  To learn more and apply, view the test announcement for   Environmental Program Manager   on the State Civil Service Commission's website. Closing date and time: 2/25/2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time Remember to say you found this opportunity at