Virginia Department of Environmental Quality - Recruiting for Ground Water Modeler
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> position with the Virginia DEQ Ground Water Withdrawal Program in
> Richmond, VA. If you need additional information about the duties of
> this position, please do not hesitate to call or write.
> Thank you
> Robin Patton
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> At the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, we value our
> employees who dedicate themselves in protecting Virginia's natural
> resources. Be a part of a dynamic team where you can make a
> difference while enjoying all of the benefits of working in state
> government: competitive salary for working a 40 hour week,
> comprehensive insurance, 12 paid holidays, vacation/personal/sick
> time, membership in the Virginia state retirement system, flex
> schedules, tuition reimbursement, telecommuting, performance based
> recognition, access to an extensive professional training program,
> many opportunities for advancement, and much more. So if you enjoy
> working on a variety of projects with high-quality colleagues in a
> fostering environment, apply today!
> ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST II (Environmental Program Planner), #P4337
> Richmond, Virginia
> Salary: Negotiable - Based on Experience.
> The Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Water Resources,
> Office of Ground Water Withdrawal Permitting seeks a qualified
> candidate to assure consistent, accurate, technically defensible and
> enforceable ground water withdrawal permits are issued by providing
> technical expertise and support to the regional offices and agency
> management regarding the potential impacts of proposed withdrawals.
> The position accomplishes this through ground water modeling
> activities (i.e., design of hydrogeologic investigations, evaluation
> of site and regional hydrogeologic data, develop and update regional
> models, and development of custom ground water flow models).
> Qualifications include considerable knowledge of state and federal
> water laws and regulations, hydrogeology, geology, development and
> application of ground water flow models (drawdown and salt water
> intrusion), design and evaluation of aquifer tests, and management of
> spatially related data. Must demonstrate and possess excellent
> computer programming and communication skills, orally and in writing.
> Degree in environmental, natural, or physical science, and/or
> environmental or water resources engineering or equivalent
> training/experience preferred.
> The Commonwealth does not provide sponsorship; therefore, applicants
> must be a citizen or national of the U.S., a Lawful Permanent
> Resident, or an alien authorized to work. Excluding current DEQ
> employees, the selected candidate MUST pass a criminal background
> Contact: Elaine Hill
> Recruit: General Public
> Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
> For consideration for this position, candidates MUST apply online at
> Applicants are encouraged to be specific regarding job-related
> knowledge, skills, and abilities. Resumes are encouraged but do not
> substitute submittal of the online application. Applications submitted
> via postal mail, email, or fax will not be considered. Please contact
> eahill@... if you need assistance.
> An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
> Funding: 512/25 00 00000 604 0100 000 100%
> Supervisor: Robin Patton
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