PROGRAM MANAGER IV
Program Director - Land Restoration Program
|Department||MDE - Land and Materials Administration (LMA)|
|Date Opened||2/12/2020 4:02:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||3/12/2020 5:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$68,901-$89,808 with progression to $110,635. State salary guidelines apply to State employees|
|HR Analyst||Tammy Lewis|
The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) is seeking to hire a Program Manger IV within the Land & Materials Administration/Land Restoration Program.
This is a position specific recruitment for 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
Land & Materials Administration/Land Restoration Program
1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore MD 21230
Main Purpose of Job
The main purpose of this position is to direct and coordinate all Land Restoration Program activities in a manner consistent with MDE's mission to protect the public health, environment, and the state's natural resources from sites currently and historically contaminated by controlled hazardous substances. This position also focuses on promoting the clean-up and redevelopment of contaminated properties and the beneficial reuse of dredged materials and other soils in the State.
The Program Manager IV will be responsible for the oversight of approximately 25 supervisory and non-supervisory geologist, toxicologist, and other technical and administrative staff in the State Assessment and Remediation Division (SAR), including the Voluntary Clean-Up Program (VCP), and the Federal Assessment and Remediation Division (FAR). The person in this position is responsible for facilitating the necessary coordination with other MDE programs and external customers, stakeholders, and partners as part of LRP's efforts to protect the public health, environment, and the state's natural resources. This position is a Management Service position and serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority.
EDUCATION: Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university that includes 30 credits in engineering, biological, environmental, earth or the physical sciences, law or other appropriate technical education.
EXPERIENCE: Six years of experience supervising a professional staff in an environmental field or experience as an environmental project manager including assigning tasks, setting priorities, and reviewing work product.
NOTES: (1) Professional or scientific experience related to natural resources, environment or public health may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for education. (2) Registration as a Professional Engineer may be substituted for the required education. (3) One additional year of experience in professional scientific, natural resources, or environmental or public health may be substituted for the 30 specialized academic credits.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
It is preferred that the selected candidate has the following:
- Strong interpersonal, leadership, and planning and organizational skills;
- 6 years of experience supervising Environmental Professionals;
- 6 years of experience with environmental clean-up and remediation of land redevelopment;
- Professional experience as a Geologist or hydrogeologist;
- Brownfields redevelopment and regulatory knowledge and experience;
- Experience with solid or hazardous waste management, industrial projects, federal/DoD sites, and environmental site assessments.
It is STRONGLY preferred that you apply online. However, if you are unable to apply online, or encounter difficulty attaching required or optional documentation, you may submit a paper application & supplemental questionnaire, (if applicable) via mail or deliver in person. Please be sure to include your name, identification number (Easy ID#) and reference number on any documentation to ensure timely processing.
Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing the state application.
Completed applications, required documentation, transcripts, and any required addendums may be mailed to:
Tammy Lewis, Manager, Recruitment & Examination Unit
The MD State Application Form can be found online
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