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 Nuclear Waste Program (NWP) is looking to fill a Permit Writer/Unit Lead (Environmental Specialist 3)(In-Training) position. This position will be located in our Richland Field Office (RFO) in Richland, WA.
The Permit Writer/Unit Lead position serves as a staff environmental specialist for the Waste Management Section of the Nuclear Waste Program in the Richland office. This position performs permit application review and permit development and compliance assurance for assigned Hanford and Non-Hanford facilities in order to achieve compliance with state and federal regulations and cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Facility.
We are looking for applicants who possess strong written and verbal communications skills, have excellent people skills, are detail oriented and organized, service focused and are both adaptable and flexible.
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The Nuclear Waste Program's (NWP) mission is to lead the effective and efficient cleanup of the U.S. Department of Energy's Hanford Site, ensure sound management of mixed hazardous wastes in Washington, and protect the state's air, water, and land at and adjacent to the Hanford site.
Some of the key work activities of the Permit Writer/Unit Lead position at the Environmental Specialist 3 level include:
This recruitment will remain open until filled. The initial screening will be September 24, 2018. In order to be considered for the initial screening, please submit an application on or before September 23, 2018. The agency reserves the right to make an appointment any time after the initial screening date.
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