Protecting Washington State's environment for current and future generations is what we do every day at Ecology. We have a culture that is invested in making a difference. If you want to join a team that is highly effective, collaborative, has leadership that embraces the value of people, Ecology is a good fit.
The Toxics Cleanup Program (TCP) within the Department of Ecology is looking to fill a Senior Planner (Environmental Planner 4) position. This position is located in our Northwest Regional Office (NWRO) in Bellevue, WA.
The Senior Planner provides strategic and operational planning, leadership, and services to the TCP NWRO including section performance measurement. Utilizes budget, workforce and site management databases to prepare section plans and other strategic documents. Coordinates and serves as a liaison with local government applicants of TCPs Remedial Action Grant Program.
We are looking for applicants who are detail oriented, organized, tech savvy and possess good problem solving skills.
As an agency, our mission is to protect, preserve and enhance Washington's environment for current and future generations. We invest in our employees to create and sustain a working environment that encourages creative leadership, effective resource management, teamwork, professionalism and accountability. Maybe you've seen some of our recent stories on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or our blog.
To learn more about our agency, please visit our website at www.ecology.wa.gov.
The mission of the Toxics Cleanup Program is to "Protect Washington's human health and environment by preventing and cleaning up pollution and supporting sustainable communities and natural resources for the benefit of current and future generations."
Some of the Key work activities of the Senior Planner position include:
Please Note: This is a project position that is funded until June 30, 2020.
This recruitment will remain open until filled. The initial screening of applicants will be September 14, 2018. In order to be considered for the initial screening, please submit an application on or before September 13, 2018. The agency reserves the right to make an appointment any time after the initial screening date.
A Master's degree or above with a major emphasis in land use, urban, regional, environmental, or natural resource planning, landscape architecture, geography, land use or environmental law, public administration with an environmental emphasis, or closely related field.
Three (3) years of professional experience in land use, urban, regional, environmental, or natural resource planning, or program development.
Special Requirements/Conditions of Employment:
Must be able to obtain and maintain a valid driver's license.
Please view the full job announcement and application instructions online on careers.wa.gov.
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