Research Scientist 1 (Air Pollution)
Applications accepted from the general public (including current and past state employees and 55-b/c candidates.) You must meet the minimum qualifications.
|Posting Specific Information|
|Application Due By||11/4/2016|
|Title||Research Scientist 1 (Air Pollution)|
Air Resources/Air Quality Surveillance
|Work Days||Mon. - Fri.|
|Employment Type||Permanent Budgeted Item|
|Bargaining Unit/MC||PS&T 05 (PEF)|
The Bureau of Air Quality Surveillance is responsible for the operation of the ambient air monitoring network for New York State. The network measures air pollutants at more than 50 sites across the state, using continuous and/or manual instrumentation. Our SUNY East Campus facility located in Rensselaer houses our analysis laboratories and field instrumentation maintenance & repair center. Under the technical and administrative supervision of a Research Scientist IV, the Research Scientist 1 will be responsible for:
Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
|A Bachelor's Degree and two years of professional research experience in the appropriate field, or a Master's Degree in the appropriate field and one year of professional research experience in that field. Strong written and oral communication skills are required. A Master of Science or a higher degree in Physical or Atmospheric Sciences or related field is preferred.
Area of Specialty is Air Pollution. Preference will be given to candidates who possess experience in the following fields: trace environmental measurement research, advanced laboratory instrumentation, statistical analysis and interpretation of data.
Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position, Travel and overnight travel may be required.
Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are met and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:
If you are a permanent NYS employee not employed by the Department of Environmental Conservation or applying for reinstatement, please provide your social security number so that appointment eligibility may be verified.
State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must included two envelopes for each position.
Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.