REGULATORY AND COMPLIANCE ENGINEER/ARCHITECT II
|Department||MDE - Water and Science Administration (WSA)|
|Date Opened||3/30/2020 10:43:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||4/13/2020 5:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$49,971 - $64,857 w/progression to $79,996. State salary guidelines apply to State employees.|
|HR Analyst||Peggie Jefferson|
This is a position specific recruitment for the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE). This recruitment will be used to fill current and future vacancies for this position/function only. The resulting eligible list will be maintained for one year. Persons interested in future vacancies within this classification must re-apply.
LOCATION OF POSITION
Maryland Department of the Environment
Water and Science Administration
Industrial Stormwater Permits Division
1800 Washington Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21230
Main Purpose of Job
The main purpose of this is writing individual permits for discharges made up primarily of stormwater, and to process general discharge permit registrations. These activities support the Water and Science Administration in reducing permit backlogs and regulating facilities with similar characteristics to help meet water quality goals. This position is responsible for revisions to discharge permits, maintaining data for discharge permits and explaining those permits to MDE personnel and the public.
The incumbent will be required to visit industrial sites to become familiar with permit requirements and impacts, which require the permit writer to wear protective equipment such as steel toe shoes, safety glasses and hard hats. Site visits might include a review of treatment arears where smells or sights may be offensive. Visiting site would typically require climbing ladders or descending into a stream valley to visibly inspect an outfall or pollution control device.
The incumbent will also be required to drive a State vehicle. If you maintain an out-of-state driving license, you must provide a certified copy of your driving record for the appropriate Motor Vehicle Administration at the time of appointment. Individuals must maintain a driver's license with no more than 5 points on their driving record to drive a State vehicle.
Education: Bachelor's degree in engineering or architecture from an accredited college or university.
Experience: One year of engineering or architectural experience in pollution control, waste remediation, resource conservation, environmental protection, or public health and safety to ensure regulatory compliance with engineering or architectural standards, practices, principles and methods.
1. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with at least 20 credits in engineering and two years performing engineering or architectural work in pollution control, waste remediation, resource conservation, environmental protection, public health and safety, or related areas may be substituted for the engineering degree.
2. A Master’s degree in engineering or architecture from an accredited college or university may be substituted for the required experience.
3. Professional Engineer or Professional Architect registration in the State of Maryland or in a state with comparable requirements may be substituted for the required education and experience.
4. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Engineering and Architecture classifications or Engineering and Architecture specialty codes in the Environmental field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience and education.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
If is preferred that the selected candidate has the following:
Knowledge of stormwater control design;
Knowledge of National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permits;
Experience with customer service either in-person and/or over the phone;
Experience with construction activity or industrial plant operations.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
The assessment may consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience related to the requirements of the position. It is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all experience and education that is related to this position. Please note that you will be required by the appointing agency to provide proof upon hire of all certifications, licenses, educational and work experience. All applications must be legally authorized and possess any necessary documents under this Act in order to be hired in the position for which you apply. For education obtained outside the U.S., you will be required to provide proof of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service.
The online application is STRONGLY preferred. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing the state application. If you are unable to apply online or encounter difficulty attaching required or optional documentation you may submit a paper application, required documentation, transcripts and addendums via fax 410-537-3966, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to:
Office of Human Resources
Recruitment and Examination Division
Reference Number: 20-004591-0004
1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21230
The MD State Application Form can be found online.
PLEASE NOTE: The Maryland Department of the Environment participates in the E-Verify Program.
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