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State of Nevada Announces
An Open Competitive Recruitment for:
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST 3
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -  $50,508.72 to  $75,147.12  PAY GRADE: 36
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
JOB INFORMATION
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur in this geographical location.
Department: Conservation and Natural Resources
Division: Environmental Protection Administration
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Job Class Code: 10.525
RECRUITMENT INFORMATION
Announcement Number: 32711
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 10/23/2017
Close Date: 11/17/2017
Recruiter:
   KARA SULLIVAN
   Phone: (775)684-0126
   Email: ksullivan@admin.nv.gov
Applications accepted for another Expired
The Position
Environmental Scientists perform program research, planning and development, permitting, compliance monitoring, inspections/enforcement, and technical support services in relation to air, water, waste, federal facilities, corrective action, mining, biology, and other environmental programs.
Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.
This position is located with Mining in the Regulation Branch and serves as a Mine Compliance Inspector. Mine Compliance Inspectors conduct periodic inspections of mining facilities to determine compliance with operating plans, water pollution control permit requirements and regulations. In addition, the Inspector reviews and assesses mine quarterly and semi-annual monitoring reports for compliance; reviews petroleum contaminated soil management plans submitted by mining facilities, investigates spills, releases, and associated remediation activities for soil and groundwater releases; and initiates formal enforcement and corrective actions to achieve compliance. The Inspector works with the permit writers, permittees, Local, State, and Federal agencies, non-governmental organizations, and the general public to ensure that their respective concerns related to the water pollution control permitting program are adequately addressed. The list generated from this announcement will be used to fill upcoming vacancies in the Division of Environmental Protection with the same title.

To Qualify:
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
    Bachelor's degree in the physical, natural resource or life sciences, engineering or closely related field and three years of professional environmental experience which involved environmental program research, planning, and technical support; OR one year of experience as an Environmental Scientist II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Special Notes
    Some positions may require specialized experience which will be identified at the time of the recruitment.
Special Requirements
    This position has a 25% travel requirement.
The Examination
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
INFORMATIONAL LINKS
For more information about state employment, visit the following:
Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov
Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org
Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us
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Email
Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:
Division of Human Resource Management
Northern Nevada
209 East Musser Street,
Room 101
Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
Division of Human Resource Management
Southern Nevada
555 East Washington Avenue,
Suite 1400
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868


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