Environmental Permit Specialist I #3835

Website TCEQ, Waste Permits Division

State Title: Engineering Specialist I
Functional Title: Environmental Permit Specialist I
Job Posting: L20257
Monthly Salary: $3462.00
Salary Group: B17
Posting Date: 03/13/2020
Close Date: 03/27/2020
Section/Division: MSW Permits Section/Waste Permits Division
Work Location: 12100 Park 35 Circle, Austin, TX 78753
Openings: One
Position #(s): 3835

Job Description:
Reviews and evaluates permit applications, reports, certifications, and other
submittals for waste management, including regulatory classification and status of
waste pursuant to state and federal regulations and statutes. Conducts technical
reviews and evaluations of routine applications, reports, and plans pertaining to
waste management; determines compliance with applicable laws, rules, technical
principles, policies, and procedures; and processes to completion. Provides
information concerning authorizations and authorization processes to internal and
external customers through verbal communication, correspondence, meetings,
presentations, and public hearings. Assists customers on the waste permits program
through verbal communication, correspondence, data reports, presentations, and
responses to Public Information Requests. Leads and/or participates in special
projects, such as maintenance of standard operating procedures (SOPs), guidance
document development, and streamlining work processes.

Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) Codes:
12A, 12X, 51S, 72D, EA, 50, 59, ENG10, 8831, 8834, 3E5X1, and 8E000.

Minimum Qualifications:
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in
engineering, physical science, environmental science, or a related field (COPY OF

Preferred Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in civil
engineering, environmental engineering, geology, geosciences, or chemistry.
Training and/or experience performing research, investigation, or analysis of
technical information or data.
Training and/or experience interpreting environmental rules and/or regulations,
policies, and/or procedures.
Training and/or experience in word processing (e.g., Word), spread sheet (e.g.,
Excel), and/or data management (e.g., Access) computer applications.
Special Requirements:
Moving up to 20 pounds of permit application materials.
Traveling up to 5% of the time.

Condition of Employment:
TCEQ will verify Selective Service registration for males born on or after January 1,
1960. If exempt from Selective Service registration selected candidate must provide
proof of exemption on first day of employment. Offers of employment are contingent
on the candidate having legal authorization to work for the TCEQ. TCEQ will conduct
a criminal history records search on candidates selected for posted vacancies. Only
applicants who are interviewed will receive written non-selection notification.

To Apply:
Email a State of Texas application to jobs@tceq.texas.gov; or mail to TCEQ Human
Resources & Staff Services, P.O. Box 13087, MC-116 Austin, TX 78711-3087; or
submit in person, at 12100 Park 35 Circle, Bldg. A, Austin, Texas 78753 by the close
date. An electronically signed copy is acceptable.

In compliance with ADA, if you need any special accommodations during the
employment process, please contact HRSS for assistance at (512) 239-0102.

For more information, please contact jobs@tceq.texas.gov