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 Washington County, PA, USA
Sep 10, 2018
Full time
THE POSITION Would you like a rewarding career that can make a positive difference in the lives of others? Join the Department of Environmental Protection's California District Mining Office. Apply today for this career opportunity and experience the satisfaction of public service while enjoying professional career growth! IMPORTANT:  YOU MUST APPLY TO THIS VACANCY POSTING, MEET ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, COMPLETE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS AND RECEIVE A SCORE.  YOUR SCORE IS ONLY VALID FOR THIS SPECIFIC VACANCY.  ONCE THIS POSITION IS FILLED, YOUR SCORE IS NO LONGER VALID. Full-time employment For some job offers, offers of employment will be made only if you are willing to travel DESCRIPTION OF WORK If filled as an Environmental Engineering Specialist, duties include assigned projects of a complex nature, which may be technically complex or involve Department initiated legal action. Provides technical support, in the preparation of existing and proposed National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permitting for underground mining and associated facilities. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY Qualifications: PA residency currently   waived   for this title Minimum Experience and Training Requirements - Successful completion of the training program for Environmental Engineering Trainee; OR one year of professional experience in environmental engineering, and a bachelor's degree in environmental engineering or in any engineering field that includes or is supplemented by 9 credits in environmental engineering; OR two years of professional experience in environmental engineering, and possession of a valid Engineer-in-Training certificate issued by or acceptable to the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists; OR one year of professional experience in environmental engineering, and possession of a valid Professional Engineer license issued by the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists.  Graduate study in environmental engineering or in a closely related field may be substituted for the required experience on a year-for-year basis Condition of Employment - Possession of a valid driver's license Must be able to perform essential job functions Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com