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Research Scientist 4

No Current Vacancies for Research Scientist 4

Applications accepted from the general public (including current and past state employees.) You must meet the minimum qualifications.

Research Scientist 4
Category of
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Posting Specific Information
Control Number
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Title Research Scientist 4
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau

Salary:
Grade:
$95,908 - $118,129 Effective 4/2021
27
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Non-Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor's degree and five years of professional water pollution research experience in a field relevant to water pollution control including Environmental, Public Health, or Natural Sciences; OR a Master's degree and four years of professional water pollution research experience in a field relevant to water pollution control including Environmental, Public Health, or Natural Sciences; OR a Doctoral degree and two years of professional water pollution research experience in a field relevant to water pollution control including Environmental, Public Health, or Natural Sciences.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong public speaking skills and demonstrated ability to address controversial topics in a public setting;
  • Knowledge of quality assurance protocols and state and federal requirements for data collection and use in a regulatory context;
  • Demonstration of understanding and application of scientific methods;
  • Experience with field data collection methods;
  • Familiarity with Federal, State and Local Agencies and Non-Governmental organizations involved in clean water programs.
  • Experience supervising other staff.

Area of Specialty - Water Pollution
Additional Comments
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are meet 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.