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Environmental Trainee

Company: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: April 16, 2019

Job Description:

Environmental Trainee Print Apply Environmental Trainee Salary $37,986.00 - $57,233.00 Annually Location Dauphin County, PA Job Type Civil Service Permanent Full-Time Department Department of Environmental Protection Job Number CS-20191065-75400 Closing 4/27/2019 11:59 PM Eastern Job Code 75400 Position Number 116819 Bargaining Unit B4 Pay Group ST05 Bureau/Division EP BRP Decomming Srvince Div Worksite Address DEP - Bureau of Labs Worksite Address 2575 Interstate Drive City Harrisburg Zip Code 17110 Contact Name Karen McCandless Contact Phone (717) 783-5781 Contact Email kamccandle@pa.gov + Description + Benefits + Questions THE POSITION Looking to start an exciting career in the field of environmental protection? Want to put your bachelor's degree in a physical, biological or engineering field to good use? Don't want to be tied to a desk? Look no further than to Environmental Trainee opportunities with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)! DEP has immediate openings for college graduates with no professional environmental protection experience required! We are seeking environmentally friendly and energetic individuals who are committed to protecting and preserving Pennsylvania's resources through the regulation of air, water, waste, mining, radiation sources, and oil and gas. Environmental Trainees are hired into a 12-month training program, which consists of on-the-job training to learn the duties of an environmental inspector in a specific environmental field. Employees in the trainee job will learn applicable regulations and policies, and assist more experienced employees in performing inspections of assigned facilities. Trainees may become Safe Drinking Water inspectors, Storage Tanks inspectors, Wastewater Treatment Plant inspectors, Air Quality inspectors, among others. Travel is required for these positions, but does not typically include overnight stays. Applicants must possess a valid driver's license as issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. DEP vehicles can be signed out to facilitate travel to and from inspection sites. Inspections may require employees to negotiate uneven or rough terrain, sometimes while carrying test equipment. Employees who complete the Environmental Trainee year often move on to higher-level specialist and supervisory job titles in the future. IMPORTANT: YOU MUST APPLY TO THIS VACANCY POSTING, MEET ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, COMPLETE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS AND RECEIVE A SCORE. YOUR SCORE IS ONLY VALID FOR THIS SPECIFIC VACANCY. ONCE THIS POSITION IS FILLED, YOUR SCORE IS NO LONGER VALID. + Full-time employment (7:00 am - 3:30 pm Monday through Friday) + Must be willing to travel. Travel expenses will be paid + Must successfully complete training period for promotion with a salary increase DESCRIPTION OF WORK Have you ever wanted to have an impact on Pennsylvania's environmental future? The Bureau of Radiation Protection is seeking a qualified individual to learn the duties of an environmental inspector. This position performs a variety of duties required to support the Bureau's Environmental Radiation Surveillance Program. Radiological monitoring duties include collecting samples of water, milk, air and other sources to analyze for the presence of radiation in order to gauge impact on public health. Apply today for this career opportunity and experience the satisfaction of public service while enjoying professional career growth! REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY + Must meetPA residency requirement + Minimum Experience and Training Requirements- A bachelor's degree with major course work in an appropriate physical or biological science or a closely-related environmental field. + This position requires that applicants must possess a conferred bachelor's degree, or be within three months of receiving a bachelor's degree, in one of the following majors: Geoenvironmental Science/Studies or Environmental Science. + Necessary Special Requirement- Possession of a valid driver's license + This position requires the submission of college transcripts. + Must be able to perform essential job functions Veterans:Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. ?7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more aboutemployment preferences for veterans, visit our website atwww.employment.pa.gov, or contact us atra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov. EXAMINATION INFORMATION + Score valid for this specific posting only + Score based on information reported on application and supplemental questions + Provide complete and accurate information or: + score may be lower than deserved + application processing may be delayed + disqualification may result + May only testonceunder this announcement + Email notice of test results provided Further information on testing, assistance for persons with disabilities, veterans' preference, and other items can be obtained from: Harrisburg: 2nd Level, Strawberry Sq. Complex, 320 Market St., P.O. Box 569, Hbg., 17108-0569; Telephone (717) 783-3058 Philadelphia: 110 North 8th St., Suite 503, Phila., 19107; Telephone (215) 560-2253 Pittsburgh: 411 Seventh Ave., Room 410, Pgh., 15219; Telephone (412) 565-7666 Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS): 711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals) Internet: https://www.employment.pa.gov/Additional%20Info/Pages/default.aspx Health & Wellness We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, vision, dental, and wellness programs.* Work/Life Balance We understand that there is more to life than work - and we want you to enjoy it! We offer paid vacation days, paid sick days, military leave, as well as paid time off for most major U.S. holidays. Alternate work schedules and telecommuting arrangements are available for certain positions. Career Development We want to help you grow and see your goals become a reality! Supervisors and human resource staff are available to help employees create a plan to develop skills for their current jobs or prepare for the next step in their careers. Employees can easily transfer between positions or agencies to expand knowledge and pursue new challenges while retaining leave and benefits. Additionally, there are a variety of programs available to help get you where you need to be. Other Rewards Commonwealth employees enjoy many other rewards, including opportunities for recognition, workplace charitable giving, and even special employee-only discounts. For more information about benefits, health and wellness, work-life balance, career development, and other rewards go towww.employment.pa.govand click on the benefits box. *Eligibility rules apply. 01 Do you possess a current driver's license which is not under suspension? + Yes + No 02 If you answered yes to the above question, please provide your driver's license number and expiration date. If you answered no, type N/A in the text box below. 03 You must complete the supplemental question below. You may attach a resume, but you must also complete the application and answer the supplemental question. All information you provide on your application and supplemental questions is subject to verification. Any misrepresentation, falsification, or omission of material facts is subject to penalty. If requested, you must provide documentation, including names, addresses, and telephone numbers of individuals who can verify the validity of the information you provide in the application and supplemental question. Read the question carefully and select the appropriate answer choice. If you have read and understand these instructions, please click on the "Yes" button and proceed to the supplemental question. + Yes 04 Do you have a conferred Bachelor's degree or higher, or are you within three months of completing a Bachelor's degree, in one of the following majors: Geoenvironmental Science/Studies or Environmental Science? If yes, you must attach your transcript(s) prior to the submission of your application in order for this education to be considered in the eligibility determination. You will not be able to add transcript(s) to the application after it has been submitted. Upload transcripts using the "Attachments" tab on the left. + Yes + No 05 If you do not have a conferred Bachelor's degree, on what date do you expect to receive your degree?Type N/A in the text box below if this does not apply. Required Question Agency Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Address 613 North StreetHarrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120 Website http://www.employment.pa.gov

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