Environmental Protection Specialist III

Website Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

Job Title: Environmental Protection Specialist III
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Closing Date/Time: Wed. 04/25/18 5:00 PM Central Time
Salary: $4,377.00 – $6,581.00 monthly
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Sangamon County, Illinois
Number of Vacancies: 1
Plan/BU: RC062
Bid ID#: 30-0052

 

Under direction of the Office of Toxicity Assessment Manager, performs professional duties of a highly technical, scientific and sensitive nature in the areas of Environmental Toxicology and Human Health for Agency projects, permits and cleanup determinations, including human and ecological risk assessment protocols.  Travels in performance of duties.
 Minimum Requirements:
Education & Experience: Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of four years of college with coursework in the physical, life or environmental science; and requires three years of progressively responsible professional experience in the field of pollution abatement or a related field. Or, requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of four years of college with coursework in physical, life or environmental science supplemented by a master’s degree; and requires one year of progressively responsible professional experience in the field of pollution abatement or a related field.

Specialized Skills:  Prefers experience in giving presentations and conducting question/answer formats; experience in evaluating reports on paper and electronic media; experience in interpreting results of statistical analysis and applying statistical techniques to environmental data.

Specific Job Requirements: Requires the ability to utilize a personal computer with knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Access software; requires a valid driver’s license and the ability to travel.

 Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact:
Work hours:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm Monday-Friday
Location:  1021 North Grand Avenue East
Springfield, IL

Contact:  Kathy Taylor
IEPA
1021 North Grand Avenue East  MC#37
PO Box 19276
Springfield  IL  62794-9276
217/785-1745
Fax:  217/524-6907

 How to Apply:
Click Here for Applicant Information and Grading Procedures
This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select ‘Application Procedures’. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).

Additional Documentation for Environmental Protection Specialist III:

Class Specification
Additional Title and Exam Information

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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.

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