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Send submissions to: NEIWPCC, Attn: Human Resources, 650 Suffolk Street, Suite 410, Lowell, MA 01854 or via email to email@example.com
NEIWPCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Information Officer – Hudson River GIS Coordinator
New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the Hudson River Estuary Program are seeking a GIS Coordinator. This position would be located within the Division of Water at the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) in the Albany office. The expected duration of this position is 12 months.
The GIS Coordinator will create, organize, manage, and ensure the quality of database products including metadata files. S/he will refine the system used to prioritize wastewater treatment infrastructure needs, incorporate new data sets, and develop processes to automate data updates. S/he will create and maintain GIS maps of sewer service areas and conduct spatial analysis to identify high priority projects. Position will also involve modeling the impact of Green Infrastructure practices on combined sewer and stormwater collection systems during wet weather events.
Position requires knowledge and use of MS Access, Excel, and ArcGIS. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, geographic information systems, environmental engineering, or a related field. Some training or coursework on relational database design, SQL, GIS, and/or engineering preferred. Applicants should have at least six months of professional experience in developing relational databases and applications. Experience with the EPA Stormwater Management Model (SWMM) is a plus.
To apply, send a cover letter and resume by April 3, 2015 as indicated at top of page. Please reference position number 15-HREP-001 in the e-mail subject line.
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking to fill the position of part-time Office Maintenance/Clerk. Will support Accounting Department staff in administrative functions of headquarters office, including photocopying and scanning documents, verifying quality of copies and scans, renaming scans, and organizing into appropriate folder. Provide additional office support, including filing, tracking expenses, data entry. Will move office furniture; perform small repairs; and stock supplies. Will insure office vehicles are inspected and routine maintenance is performed.
The successful candidate will have at least a high school diploma; some undergraduate coursework preferred. The ideal candidate will be well-organized, able to ask questions, and work independently. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications strongly preferred. Valid state driver’s license required.
Send cover letter and résumé by March 25, 2015 as indicated at the top of this page. Please reference position number 15-Lowell-001 in the subject line.
Environmental Analyst – part-time
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking two part-time Environmental Analysts to work with the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection in the Boston office. Will provide regional program support for the development and implementation of various Safe Drinking Water Act programs. Provide support to public water systems with the implementation of the Revised Total Coliform Rule (RTCR) and technical assistance to water suppliers and regional staff on RTCR level 1 and Level 2 surveys, distribution system operations hydraulics, storage, maintenance operations, and technical treatment issues. Will develop various trainings.
The successful candidate will have a Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, or related field. Knowledge of state and federal environmental regulations, SWDA and Well Drillers programs, and groundwater strongly preferred. Ideal applicants will have excellent communications and organizational skill, and be able to work effectively with scientists and engineers. Regional travel required.
This is a part-time position, not to exceed 20 hours per week.
Submit cover letter and résumé by March 27, 2015, as indicated at top of page. Please reference position number 15-MassDEP-001 in the e-mail subject line.
Environmental Analyst - Peconic Estuary Program Coordination
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking an Environmental Analyst (EA) to work with the Peconic Estuary Program (PEP) at the Suffolk County Department of Health Services (SCDHS), Division of Environmental Quality, Office of Ecology in Yaphank, NY. The successful applicant will work with the Program Director to prepare annual workplans and grant applications, meet reporting requirements, manage contracts, administer grant funds, and provide technical and administrative support to PEP workgroups and committees. Develop partnerships to facilitate ecosystem based management of the Peconic Estuary. Manage databases and use GIS information.
The successful candidate will hold a Bachelor’s degree in natural sciences (biology, chemistry, ecology, environmental science, etc.) including course work and/or demonstrated proficiency in marine ecology, fisheries management, aquatic and terrestrial biology, environmental management, environmental education/outreach. Excellent communication and organizational skills is a must. Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks. Familiarity with Arc GIS preferred.
Send cover letter, résumé and short writing sample by February 20, 2015 as indicated at top of page. Please reference position number 15-PEP-001 in the e-mail subject line.
Staten Island, New York
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the IEC District are seeking an Environmental Analyst to complete regularly scheduled field work including facility inspections and ambient water quality monitoring projects. This position will serve as project manager for IEC’s Western Long Island Sound Study Monitoring Program. The incumbent will actively participate in a variety of programs and workgroups, including New York-New Jersey Harbor & Estuary Program, Long Island Sound Study, Hudson River Estuary Program workgroups, New Jersey Water Monitoring Council.
The successful candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental health, natural science, toxicology, public health, or a related field along with related professional experience. Candidates should have knowledge and experience with aspects of water quality and watershed management, as well as laboratory and field quality assurance/quality control and safety procedures. A proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team is required. Knowledge of statistics as applied to environmental data is a plus.
To apply, send a cover letter, résumé, a list of references, and a short writing sample by January 16, 2015 as indicated at the top of the page. Please reference position number 15-IEC-001 in the e-mail subject line.
NEIWPCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.