Water Quality Permit Writer
The Water Quality Permit Writer contributes to the fulfillment of the agency mission to protect, sustain, and improve a clean and healthful environment to benefit present and future generations. The Permit Writer is responsible for performing scientific and technical analyses, calculations, assessments and determinations essential to the implementation of the water quality program in the State of Montana. The permit writer reviews specifications and processes at existing and proposed water quality projects and discharge facilities, responds to permit applications and determines whether facilities are operating in compliance with water quality rules and permit requirements.
This position is part of a career progression; technical skill level upon hire will determine starting salary.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter through the State of Montana Careers site. In your cover letter explain how your knowledge and skills have prepared you for this position.
Qualifications for this position include a bachelor’s degree in geology, hydrology, or other physical science or environmental engineering and 2 years of experience in areas such as water quality standards, monitoring and data analysis, and water pollution control techniques.
Other combinations of education and experience may be considered on a base-by-case basis.
Applicant Pool Statement : If another department vacancy occurs in this job title within six months, the same applicant pool may be used for the selection.
Training Assignment : This agency may use a training assignment. Employees in training assignments may be paid below the base pay established by the agency pay rules. Conditions of the training assignment will be stated in writing at the time of hire.
Job : Environmental Sciences
Salary: $43,040.00 - 63,169.00 Yearly
Benefits Package Eligibility : Health Insurance, Paid Leave & Holidays, Retirement Plan
Number of Openings : 1
Employee Status : Regular
Schedule : Full-Time
Shift : Day Job
Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time
Primary Location : Helena
Agency : Department of Environmental Quality
Union :Montana Public Employees Association (MPEA)
Bargaining Unit : 034 - MPEA-DEQ
Posting Date : Dec 20, 2016, 1:19:21 PM
Closing Date (based on your computer's timezone) : Jan 14, 2017, 12:59:00 AM
Required Application Materials : Cover Letter, Resume
Contact Name : Kathleen Field | Contact Email :email@example.com | Contact Phone : 406-444-9014