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Manager 1, Environmental Protection

Deadline:
Employer:
DNR Environmental Protection Division
Job Field:
Fisheries
Forestry
Water and Soil Resources
Wildlife
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Georgia
Location Detail:
Fulton County
Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION This position is located in the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) – Watershed Protection Branch – Water Supply Program. The incumbent in this position will serve as the unit manager of the Surface Water Unit. Unit staff are responsible for reviewing surface water withdrawal permit applications and making recommendations regarding applications to the EPD Director. Surface water withdrawal permitting requires staff to coordinate with the applicant as well as other Division staff on hydrologic, climatological, engineering, demographic, and other related technical matters. Staff also prepare needs certifications to support the Army Corps of Engineers’ permitting process and support and participate in the Division’s Regional Water Planning, Drought Response, and Water Loss Control responsibilities. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience with data gathering and analysis techniques to collect and review technical information on environmental activities, identifying and solving problems of a procedural or factual nature, discussing technical aspects of work with scientists, engineers, and other environmental experts. The candidate will have experience and familiarity with state and federal regulations and statutes, particularly those related to water supply and demand management, will have good written and verbal communication skills and can effectively manage multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment

Qualifications:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree in Environmental Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Engineering (Agricultural, Chemical, Civil, Environmental, Mechanical or Sanitary) or related field from an accredited college or university AND Four years of professional experience in environmental enforcement, environmental health, environmental monitoring, environmental protection or environmental research. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Preference may be given to applicants with:  Graduate degree in Water Resources, Engineering, Hydrology or similar field  3 years of experience with data gathering and analysis techniques to collect and review technical information on environmental activities, identifying and solving problems of a procedural or factual nature, discussing technical aspects of work with scientists, engineers, and other environmental experts  At least 1 year of management experience of direct reports, including associated administrative duties  Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing including preparation and conducting briefings  Experience and familiarity with state and federal regulations and statutes, particularly those related to water supply and demand management

Miscellaneous:

POSITION # 00179119

JOB CODE RCM010

Salary:
$52,172.55
How to Apply:

If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address highlighted below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address: Georgia Department of Natural Resources Environmental Protection Division ATTN: Arveeta Turner 2 MLK Jr. Drive Suite 1456, East Tower Atlanta, GA 30334 JobsAtEPD@dnr.ga.gov