Manager V, Water Quality Planning

Website Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

State Title: Manager V
Functional Title:
Job Posting: L21103
Monthly Salary: $5784.58 to $8333.33
Salary Group: B26
Posting Date: 02/12/2021
Close Date: 03/01/2021
Division: Water Quality Planning
Work Location: 12553 W Airport Blvd, Sugar Land, TX 77478
Openings: One
Position #(s): 48030

Job Description:
Manages the Sugar Land Laboratory within the Water Quality Planning Division of
the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). Manages the daily
activities and operations of the section to include assigning workloads and priorities
and developing and implementing systems to track laboratory processes and
agency performance standards. Ensures resources are appropriately allocated to
meet and/or exceed performance measurements and goals within the division.
Oversees laboratory quality systems (including maintenance of necessary National
Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Conference (NELAC) accreditations),
sample analyses, various technical projects, procedures, and reports; oversees
other laboratory operations; and assures efficiency and quality of work products.
Completes and oversees completion of personnel management functions, to include
interviewing, hiring and developing staff, performance management, ensuring
compliance with EEO/ADA objectives, etc. Provides technical and programmatic
recommendations to management and technical staff regarding lab functions.
Prepares management reports, analyses, correspondence, and related materials to
keep management informed and to respond to issues. Communicates with
management on emerging and significant issues. Consults with internal and
external customers concerning lab products, projects, and services. Participates in
the development of the section’s budget. Reviews budget reports provided by the
division budget liaison or analyst regularly to ensure funds are being spent.

Military Occupational Codes:
00K, 00L, 00P, 00R, 34A, 641X–LDO, 01, 20, 70, 74, CMO10, MGT10, MGT15,
MGT17, 86M0, and 86P0.

Minimum Qualifications:
Experience in the management of a business function, division, or department
relevant to assignment.
OR Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course
work in a field relevant to assignment (COPY OF OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED

Preferred Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from an accredited college or university.
Experience supervising professional and/or technical staff, including performing
personnel management functions
Experience performing and/or managing laboratory analyses, quality
assurance/quality control activities, and/or laboratory accreditation evaluations.
Special Requirements:
Moving up to 20 pounds of paperwork, files, and informational materials.
Traveling up to 10% 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-select

To Apply:
Email a State of Texas Application to; 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.

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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