Environmental Engineer

Commonwealth of PA | Dauphin County, PA

Posted Date 12/02/2019
Description Would you like an exciting and rewarding career making a positive difference for others?  Join the Department of Environmental Protection's  regional Safe Drinking Water program and perform a variety of advanced, complex environmental engineering work.  Experience the satisfaction of public service while enjoying professional career growth and numerous promotional opportunities!

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  ONCE THIS POSITION IS FILLED, YOUR SCORE IS NO LONGER VALID.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
  • Work Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; Monday - Friday; 30 minute lunch
This position is responsible for performing a variety of complex environmental engineering assignments that include reviewing complex Public Water System (PWS) permit applications to ensure compliance with Chapter 109 of the PA Safe Drinking Water Act; processing PWS operation permits and permit transfers for public water supply cases; reviewing water allocation permit applications; conducting PWS permit pre-application conferences with water suppliers; provide consultation to engineers and applicants; participate in PennVest Planning Consultations; provide engineering consultation and regulatory guidance; provide information to the public as well as public officials regarding Department programs etc.Qualifications:
  • PA residency currently waived for this title.
  • Minimum Experience and Training Requirements: Two years as an Environmental Engineering Specialist; OR three years of professional experience in environmental engineering, and a bachelor's degree in environmental engineering or in any engineering field that includes or is supplemented by 9 credits in environmental engineering; OR four years of professional experience in environmental engineering, and possession of a valid Engineer-in-Training certificate issued by or acceptable to the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists; OR three years of professional experience in environmental engineering, and possession of a valid Professional Engineer license issued by the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists. Graduate study in environmental engineering or in a closely related field may be substituted for the required experience on a year-for-year basis.
  • This position requires possession of a valid Professional Engineer license issued by the Pennsylvania State Registration Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists.
  • Based on your answers to the application supplemental questions regarding education, you may be instructed to attach a copy of your college transcripts to your application. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.
  • 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 about employment preferences for veterans, go to www.employment.pa.gov/Additional%20Info/Pages/default.aspx and click the Veterans' Preference tab or contact us at ra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov.? 

Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS):  711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals)
 
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting workplace diversity.
  • 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 test once under this announcement
  • Email notice of test results provided

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