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 Harrisburg, PA, USA
Aug 03, 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 Bureau of Air Quality and experience the satisfaction of public service while enjoying professional career growth and numerous promotional opportunities! 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  ONCE THIS POSITION IS FILLED, YOUR SCORE IS NO LONGER VALID.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 Must be willing to travel.Travel expenses will be paid DESCRIPTION OF WORK This position is responsible for providing technical, engineering, and regulatory support to regional staff members, industries, consultants, environmental groups, and private citizens. The duties primarily focus on the technical and economic assessment of air emissions and associated air pollution control equipment by reviewing Plan Approvals and Operating Permits issued by the regional office staff members implementing provisions of the Federal Clean Air Act, Air Pollution Control Act and regulations including Title 25, Chapter 127. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY Qualifications : Must meet   PA residency requirement Minimum Experience and Training Requirements - Successful completion of the training program for Air Quality Engineering Trainee; OR one year of professional experience in air quality engineering or environmental engineering, and a bachelor's degree in the field of engineering; OR two years of professional experience in air quality engineering or 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 air quality engineering or 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 chemical, mechanical, electrical or environmental engineering may be substituted for the required experience on a year-for-year basis Condition of Employment - this position requires possession of a valid Pennsylvania driver's license Must be able to perform essential job functions  Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com