Environmental Services Trainee

  • New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
  • Trenton, NJ 08625, USA
  • Oct 09, 2019
Environmental Science - Engineering Remediation - Brownfields - CERCLA

Job Description

DESCRIPTION: Under close supervision of a supervisory official, in an Environmental Services Program, learns to conduct routine surveys, studies, inspections, and/or investigations relating to the improvement and/or monitoring of environmental conditions, and/or the enforcement of environmental laws/regulations; does other related duties.

REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in one of the Physical Sciences, Environmental Sciences/Studies, Chemical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Environmental Planning, Physical Geography or in Civil Engineering, Sanitary Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Mining Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Bio-resource Engineering. NOTE: All college degrees (both U.S. and non-U.S.) and/or transcripts from a college or university must already be evaluated for accreditation by the closing date of the posting. Failure to comply will this requirement may result in ineligibility.

LICENSE: Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.

RESIDENCY: All persons newly hired on or after September 1, 2011 have one year from the date of employment to establish, and then maintain principal residence in the State of New Jersey subject to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 52:14-7 (L.2011, Chapter 70), also known as the “New Jersey First Act”.

AUTHORIZATION TO WORK: Selected candidates must be authorized to work in the United States per the Department of Homeland Security, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Regulations. NOTE: The State of New Jersey does not provide sponsorship for citizenship to the United States. NOTE: Interviews will be granted based on the cover letter, resume and credentials submitted in response to this notice. Applicants may be required to provide a copy of their transcripts at time of interview. Please include the posting number in the subject of the e-mail when submitting your credentials. If you have established Veteran’s Preference with the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, please submit proof of this along with your resume.


Sarah Barrett
Site Remediation and Waste Management Program
PO Box 420; Mail Code 401-06
Trenton, NJ 08625-0420
E-mail Address: SRWMP.Resumes@dep.nj.gov
Fax Number (609) 777-1914

Accommodations will be made for qualified applicants or employees with disabilities New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Job Level



Government- State/Provincial