NEIWPCC and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) are seeking a full-time Environmental Analyst to provide technical assistance and program support for the Stream Monitoring and Assessment Section (SMAS), Division of Water, Bureau of Water Assessment and Management at NYSDEC as part of the Drinking Water Source Protection Program (DWSP2).
The primary goal of Source Water Protection in New York State is to develop and implement source water protection measures for public water systems throughout the state. NEIWPCC and NYSDEC are seeking an organized and detail- oriented Environmental Analyst to assist in the water quality monitoring and assessment of source waters in NYS streams and rivers. This will include assisting in the monitoring and assessment of priority waterbodies, implemented through the DOW SMAS Rotating Integrated Basin Studies (RIBS) program. This position will also support all elements of the work of SMAS programs which includes but is not limited to: biological monitoring of streams and rivers, collection of field observation and water chemistry data, laboratory sample processing, database development, database maintenance, data analysis, and reporting. The work will have a strong emphasis on attention to detail, accuracy, and timeliness.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in biology, environmental biology, environmental science, or related field. Experience using statistical computing software (R), working with water quality data, analysis, and reporting are an advantage, but not required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Access) as well as clear communication and public speaking skills preferred.
A full position description may be viewed at: https://neiwpcc.org/about- us/careers.
NEIWPCC offers a competitive compensation package, including excellent comprehensive benefits for eligible employees. **To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to email@example.com by Monday, July 18, 2022. Accepting applications until the position is filled. Please reference
This full-time position is based in the NYSDEC office, located at 625 Broadway, Albany, NY. After six months of employment, this position may be eligible for a partial telework schedule, subject to approval and determined by program and office needs.
NEIWPCC is an equal opportunity employer, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification, marital status, physical and mental disability, ancestry, genetic information, age, political or union affiliation, pregnancy or related medical conditions, military service or application for military service, veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by applicable law. Physical or mental disabilities will be considered only as they may relate to the candidate’s ability to fulfill bona fide job requirements. This policy refers to all personnel practices including employee recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, training, disciplining, terminating and all other conditions.
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