Water Quality Data Permit Steward (Natural Resource Specialist 2) w/ State of Oregon (Hillsboro, OR)Read Now
Water Quality Data Permit Steward (Natural Resource Specialist 2)
State of Oregon - Hillsboro, OR
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality currently has a Full-Time opportunity for a Water Quality Data Permit Steward to join an innovative team, and work to advance our agency mission to protect and improve Oregon's environment.
What you will do
The selected candidate will directly support the activities of the water quality permitting programs by providing assistance with data compilation, analysis and review. The successful candidate will gather, review, and evaluate data for permit development. The successful candidate utilizes R, and other statistical programs to complete data reports, and assessments. In addition, the candidate will assist with data management, data interpretation, data review, and report writing related to NPDES issues.
What's in it for you?
The opportunity to join a dynamic team of mission focused individuals tasked with providing high quality environmental data needed for understanding and protecting Oregon's environment. Put your creative problem-solving and analytical skills to great use helping to keep Oregon green. We offer full medical, dental and vision health benefits with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and 10 paid holidays a year. Public service loan forgiveness program: If you are employed by a government or not-for-profit organization, you may be able to receive loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF). Learn more to see whether you qualify at PSLF Program. If you are passionate about Oregon's environment and have experience testing and regulating air quality, apply today!
This is a full-time, AFSCME represented position.
This recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies.
Duties & Responsibilities
Qualifications, Required & Requested Skills
Two years of experience in an Environmental, Natural Resource or Water Quality monitoring field And
A Bachelor's degree in a Natural Resources or Environmental Science, or three additional years of related (pertinent) experience; OR
One year of experience in an Environmental, Natural Resource or Water Quality monitoring field And
A Master's degree in a Natural Resource or an Environmental Science field; OR
Desired Attributes - preference may be given to applicants who possess the following