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Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-593
Application Due By 11/23/2018
Title Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau
Albany
Central Office
Environmental Remediation/Remedial Bureau E
Salary:
Grade:
$77,187 - $97,448 Effective 04/2018
24
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities The Professional Engineer 1 would be responsible for oversight/management of remediation sites in the state lead remedial design or construction phase.

Project management includes, review of site conditions and data to ensure remedial designs will be effective as well as constructability/biddability reviews, oversight of remedial consultants and contractors, and proficiency in all facets of procurement, claims management and defense. Duties include interaction and effective communication with construction contractors, property owners, the public and other governmental agencies.

The project manager is also required to manage change orders involving time and/or money, approve and process payment applications, ensure adequate field inspection and perform contract closeout with final payment

This position requires an ability to manage multiple projects at the same time, prioritization of workload while still keeping abreast of all site engineering, contractual and administrative needs.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and either:

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as an Environmental Engineer 2 Civil, Senior Sanitary Engineer. Additional qualifications may be required.
OR

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles): a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of engineering experience in sanitary, public health or environmental engineering.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Use of personal protection equipment, including respirator, will be required. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain, work in remote areas and in adverse weather conditions. Travel, overtime and overnight travel may be required. Must successfully complete (or have completed) the 40 hour OSHA 1910.120 training course and all other required training. Must complete an annual Health and Safety Program including medical monitoring, fit testing, and 40 (or 8) hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification.
To Apply 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:
Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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 include 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.

18-594

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-594
Application Due By 11/23/2018
Title Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau
Albany
Central Office
Water/Flood Protection & Dam Safety
Salary:
Grade:
$77,187 - $97,448 Effective 04/2018
24
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities UNIQUE DUTIES
  • Must be available for emergency response outside of usual business hours
  • Must be willing to travel on short notice to locations across the state
  • Frequent overnight travel to locations across the state
  • Must be physically able to inspect dams across NYS (rough terrain, moderate exertion)
  • Must be willing to work extended hours occasionally
  • Possession of a driver's license valid in New York State and ability to safely meet the transportation needs of the Flood Protection and Dam Safety program, including occasional off-road driving.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Must be able to perform the following duties, with great independence:
  • Conduct dam inspections, including proposed sites, existing facilities and those under construction, post-construction, and recently constructed. Document inspections and perform follow-up activities.
  • Conduct review of technical and administrative aspects of dam engineering studies, designs, and specifications, proposed dam work, owner dam safety programs, and emergency action plans. Effectively document and communicate findings.
  • Prepare effective written communication regarding dam inspections, permit reviews, etc. in accordance with State, Department and Division policy.
  • Prepare response to Freedom of Information and general information requests.
  • Use electronic equipment (personal computer, GPS, etc) to gather and maintain information on dams, review designs, and prepare communications.
  • Comprehend and implement dam safety program policies consistent with Department and Division of Water directives and policies, both within and outside the Department. Assist in development of new or revised policies and regulations.
  • Assist and provide support to the Division's and the Bureau's emergency response coordinator, and staff of other state agencies, on flooding and dam safety matters.
  • Assist and provide support to attorneys working on enforcement matters.
  • Communicate effectively. Establish and maintain effective inter-personal relationships, and constructively interact and support multiple federal, state and local government officials, emergency managers, the public, engineers, dam owners, and various interest groups.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and either:

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as an Environmental Engineer 2 Civil, Senior Sanitary Engineer. Additional qualifications may be required.
OR

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles): a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of engineering experience in sanitary, public health or environmental engineering.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain and in adverse weather conditions. Travel and overnight travel may be required. Must be available to respond to after-hours emergencies.
To Apply 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:
Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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 include 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.

18-595

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-595
Application Due By 11/23/2018
Title Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau
Albany
Central Office
Water/Water Resource Management
Salary:
Grade:
$77,187 - $97,448 Effective 04/2018
24
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities Job Summary: The Professional Engineer 1 will play a key role in the implementation of the Reservoir Releases Program, the Drought Management Program, and the Water Withdrawal Permit Program for the Water Quantity Management Section. The position will be located in Albany. Overnight out-of-state travel will be required, as will occasional after-hours and weekend availability.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The PE1 will assist with or be responsible for the following:
  • Primary technical support of the Department's role in the implementation of the Flexible Flow Management Program (FFMP) for the Upper Delaware reservoir system.
  • Represent the interests of the State in interstate technical workgroups and with public interest groups, DRBC, Delaware River Master, SRBC, NYCDEP, and other state and federal agencies.
  • Evaluate special reservoir releases and requests for variances from established protocols for the New York City reservoir system.
  • Evaluate forecast-model development and results.
  • Coordinate reservoir release program activities with other Divisions.
  • Provide technical support for drought management including monitoring and assessment of precipitation, reservoir storage, streamflow and groundwater.
  • Calculate state drought indices for all regions of the State and suggest drought mitigating actions.
  • Participate in New York State Drought Management Task Force (DMTF) activities.
  • Provide technical support to the Water Withdrawal Permit Program including stream passby flow determinations and evaluation of safe yield analyses.

Additional Desirable Qualifications:
  • Ability to grasp complicated intra- and inter-state procedural agreements;
  • Ability to recognize policy implications of interstate negotiations;
  • Strong public speaking skills and ability to describe complex issues to stakeholders and the public in simple terms.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and either:

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as an Environmental Engineer 2 Civil, Senior Sanitary Engineer. Additional qualifications may be required.
OR

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles): a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of engineering experience in sanitary, public health or environmental engineering.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.
Additional Comments 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. Weekends and holidays may be required.
To Apply 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:
Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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 include 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.

18-596

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-596
Application Due By 11/23/2018
Title Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau
Albany
Central Office
Air Resources/Stationary Sources
Salary:
Grade:
$77,187 - $97,448 Effective 04/2018
24
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities The Bureau of Stationary Sources, in conjunction with our nine Regional Offices, is primarily responsible for the coordination of all air permitting, inspection, and enforcement activities for stationary sources throughout New York State. The bureau develops and modifies air quality regulations, tracks and provides assistance on the application of numerous State and federal standards, and develops guidance and policy documents intended to assist in the administration of the department's air quality program.

The primary responsibilities of the Professional Engineer 1 with the Bureau of Stationary Sources' Source Control Technology Section are to coordinate and oversee regulatory updates and program implementation of 6 NYCRR Part 231, "New Source Review for New and Modified Facilities"; participate as a technical and policy expert at public meetings and hearings; serve as the point of contact for regional staff, the regulated community, and the public for questions and requested interpretations of this and other related air permitting regulations; and be the point of contact for emission reduction credit application review and registry maintenance.

The incumbent will be responsible for maintaining a working knowledge of the numerous State and federal air pollution control regulations necessary for determining applicability for assigned facilities at a level of detail that allows the writing of air pollution control permits; the review of permit applications; and, the performance of inspections and compliance determinations for assigned facilities, and as requested by supervisor.

The incumbent will also be responsible for reviewing proposed and final federal new source performance and hazardous air pollutant-based regulations to determine the impacts to New York facilities and for the protection of public health and the environment; initiating rulemaking to allow incorporation by reference of these federal rules as appropriate; and providing guidance and support for regional staff on federal rule implementation. Additionally, the incumbent will be responsible for performing frequent queries of the air permitting database.

Essential Functions:
  • Ability to understand and manipulate higher level computer software programs.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills to present results.
  • Ability to maintain and continually broaden a working knowledge of technology intensive, mandatory programs.
  • Capable of participating in the Division's work planning effort which requires good organization skills and working relationships.
  • Able to travel to meetings and outside conferences as required. Able to represent Bureau or Division at meetings, conferences and other public appearances.
  • Capable of dealing effectively with the general public, government and other outside entities.
  • Possess good management skills.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and either:

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as an Environmental Engineer 2 Civil, Senior Sanitary Engineer. Additional qualifications may be required.
OR

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles): a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of engineering experience in sanitary, public health or environmental engineering.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.
Additional Comments 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.
To Apply 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:
Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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 include 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.

18-608

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-608
Application Due By 11/23/2018
Title Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau
Schenectady
Region 4
Water
Salary:
Grade:
$77,187 - $97,448 Effective 04/2018
24
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities Implement Division of Water programs and activities at the Regional level that require a NYS Professional Engineering license, including the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Water Withdrawal, Flood Control, Floodplain Management, Dam Safety, Rotating Integrated Basin Studies, Lake Assessments, Water Quality Improvement Project and Engineering Planning Grant programs. Duties include:
  • perform inspections of permitted facilities and evaluate for compliance with applicable program requirements;
  • evaluate facility operational plans and data for permit compliance;
  • review engineering plans and reports for conformance with applicable design standards;
  • review permit applications and draft permits;
  • investigate complaints pertaining to permitted facilities and water quality and conduct follow-up activities;
  • prepare documents for compliance and enforcement actions, including preparation of legal referrals;
  • review and score grant applications; manage grant contracts; and conduct water quality sampling of waters of the state.

Preferred candidate will have effective written and oral communication skills to interact with the regulated community, consulting engineers, other involved agencies, and the public.

Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and either:

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as an Environmental Engineer 2 Civil, Senior Sanitary Engineer. Additional qualifications may be required.
OR

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles): a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of engineering experience in sanitary, public health or environmental engineering.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain, work in remote areas and in adverse weather conditions. Travel and overnight travel may be required.
To Apply 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:
Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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 include 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.

18-619

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-619
Application Due By 11/23/2018
Title Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau
Avon
Region 8
Materials Management
Salary:
Grade:
$77,187 - $97,448 Effective 04/2018
24
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities
  • Provide overall engineering management and oversight related to Department responsibilities at Seneca Meadows, Inc. Landfill; the largest active landfill in New York State. Perform inspections, conduct engineering reviews, meetings and if necessary, enforcement referrals to resolve environmental issues and ensure compliance with the 6 NYCRR Part 360 Permit and Part 363 Regulations.
  • Perform engineering and technical reviews of permit applications for certain other facilities in Region 8 regulated under 6 NYCRR Part 361 and 362, including but not limited to Transfer Facilities, Recycling Handling and Recovery Facilities, Land Application and Associated Storage Facilities, Composting and Other Organics Recycling Facilities, Mulch Processing Facilities, Construction and Demolition Debris Handling and Recovery Facilities, and Waste Tire Handling and Recovery Facilities. Prepare appropriate special permit conditions and coordinate with Permits and Legal staff as needed.
  • Process registration applications as appropriate for the above-listed solid waste management facilities as well as certain Metal Processing and Vehicle Dismantling Facilities pursuant to NYCRR Parts 360 and 361.
  • Provide regulatory engineering oversight of construction and operation of the above-listed facilities. Conduct routine compliance inspections, as well as inspections in response to complaints. Prepare written documentation of each inspection on appropriate inspection report forms provided by the Department. Coordinate with supervisor or other regional staff assigned to specific facility of any non-compliance or other issues of concern at the facilities.
  • Provide technical assistance to the public, to the regulated community and to agency staff concerning regulatory requirements under the Part 360 Series Regulations and Department policies regarding solid waste issues.
  • Coordinate investigation requests with Law Enforcement for suspected violations and obtain their assistance where appropriate for enforcement efforts when violations of Part 360 Series Regulations are known. Prepare referrals to Legal staff for significant violations that cannot otherwise be resolved.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and either:

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as an Environmental Engineer 2 Civil, Senior Sanitary Engineer. Additional qualifications may be required.
OR

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles): a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of engineering experience in sanitary, public health or environmental engineering.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Use of personal protection equipment, including respirator, will be required. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain, work in remote areas and in adverse weather conditions. Travel may be required. Must successfully complete (or have completed) the 40 hour OSHA 1910.120 training course and all other required training. Must complete an annual Health and Safety Program including medical monitoring, fit testing, and 40 (or 8) hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 50 pounds.
To Apply 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:
Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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 include 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.

18-635

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-635
Application Due By 11/30/2018
Title Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental) 2 positions
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau
Syracuse
Region 7
Materials Management
Salary:
Grade:
$77,187 - $97,448 Effective 04/2018
24
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities Provide overall engineering management and oversight related to Department responsibilities at solid waste management facilities in Region 7. Perform inspections, conduct engineering reviews, meetings and if necessary, enforcement referrals to resolve environmental issues and ensure compliance with the 6 NYCRR Part 360 series.

Perform engineering and technical reviews of permit applications for certain other facilities in Region 7 regulated under the 6 NYCRR Part 360 series, including but not limited to Transfer Facilities, Recycling Handling and Recovery Facilities, Land Application and Associated Storage Facilities, Composting and Other Organics Recycling Facilities, Mulch Processing Facilities, Construction and Demolition Debris Handling and Recovery Facilities, and Waste Tire Handling and Recovery Facilities. Prepare appropriate special permit conditions and coordinate with Permits and Legal staff as needed.

Process registration applications as appropriate for the above-listed solid waste management facilities as well as certain Metal Processing and Vehicle Dismantling Facilities pursuant to NYCRR Parts 360 and 361.

Provide regulatory engineering oversight of construction and operation of the above-listed facilities. Conduct routine compliance inspections, as well as inspections in response to complaints. Prepare written documentation of each inspection on appropriate inspection report forms provided by the Department. Coordinate with supervisor or other regional staff assigned to specific facility of any non-compliance or other issues of concern at the facilities.

Provide technical assistance to the public, to the regulated community and to agency staff concerning regulatory requirements under the Part 360 series regulations and Department policies regarding solid waste issues.

Coordinate investigation requests with Law Enforcement for suspected violations and obtain their assistance where appropriate for enforcement efforts when violations of Part 360 Series Regulations are known. Prepare referrals to Legal staff for significant violations that cannot otherwise be resolved.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and either:

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as an Environmental Engineer 2 Civil, Senior Sanitary Engineer. Additional qualifications may be required.
OR

Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles): a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of engineering experience in sanitary, public health or environmental engineering.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Use of personal protection equipment, including respirator, will be required. Travel and overnight travel may be required. Must successfully complete (or have completed) the 40 hour OSHA 1910.120 training course and all other required training. Must complete an annual Health and Safety Program including medical monitoring, fit testing, and 40 (or 8) hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification.
To Apply 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:
Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: PostingResponses@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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 include 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.