Thursday , February 2 2023

Federal Government Jobs Massachusetts For Environmental Analyst III

Website State of Massachusetts

Job Description:

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) is the state agency responsible for ensuring clean air and water, the safe management of toxics and hazards, the recycling of solid and hazardous wastes, the timely cleanup of hazardous waste sites and spills, the preservation of wetlands and coastal resources and commits to address Environmental Justice and equity for all people of the Commonwealth.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Developing enforcement cases for public water systems associated with violations discovered during inspections or in review of Water Quality monitoring data for compliance per MassDEP Enforcement Response Guidance, as appropriate.
  • Reviewing source development, source protection and water withdrawals.
  • Conducting Sanitary Surveys or other inspections of public water systems and Comprehensive Compliance Evaluations of public water systems.
  • Writing inspection reports, correspondence, conducting associated data entry and following up on corrective actions.
  • Assisting public water systems with troubleshooting problems as public water systems.
  • Maintaining MassDEP’s database systems as appropriate.
  • Reviewing and evaluating drinking water related chemical addition systems and other treatment systems.
  • Tracking and ensuring compliance with requirements of enforcement agreements with and orders to public water systems.
  • Implementing MassDEP Drinking Water Program, Regional and Federal Initiatives.
  • Providing technical assistance to public water systems, municipal officials and general public.
  • Reviewing and evaluating water quality monitoring data including; Lead and Copper monitoring data, bacteria monitoring data, PFOA/PFAS monitoring data and all other water quality monitoring by Public Water Systems.
  • Evaluating the technical, managerial and financial operations of public water supplies.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience reviewing and evaluating technical aspects of permit applications.
  • Knowledge and experience in the design or scoping of drinking water facilities.
  • Knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, and practices pertaining to the protection of drinking water, the environment, and public health.
  • Licenses as a Public Water System Operator – preferably Treatment and Distribution System licenses.
  • Knowledge and experience with environmental sciences/engineering as it relates to drinking water.
  • Familiarity with water quality sampling and laboratory practices.
  • Experience with the design, permitting or oversight of Public Water Systems.
  • Knowledge of the principles of hydrology including hydrologic cycle, groundwater flow, gradient, contaminant migration, recharge, discharge
  • and hydraulic properties of aquifers such as conductivity and transmissivity.
  • Experience conducting scientific studies and preparing reports in such areas as contamination migration, hydrology, hydrogeology.
  • Knowledge or experience with water systems, treatment systems, equipment controls and technologies.
  • Experience with the operation of Public Water Systems.
    Knowledge and experience with water quality monitoring and water treatment technologies.
  • Knowledge and understanding of current water conservation technologies for Public Water Systems and users.

Job Details:

Company:  State of Massachusetts

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Springfield, MA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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