Environmental Scientist (JC 358100)
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Note: This position will no longer be available on CalCareers after the job closes on 03/20/2023. No applications will be accepted after the job closing date.
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The State Water Resources Control Board’s Division of Water Quality has an opening for an Environmental Scientist in the Assessment Tools and Support Unit. The position is located at the CalEPA Building,1001 I Street, Sacramento.
The incumbent will provide scientific expertise and technical support with analysis and interpretation of physical, chemical, and biological data from California’s rivers, lakes, beaches, and other aquatic ecosystems to develop the Clean Water Act Section 305(b) Assessment and 303(d) List of Impaired Waters, or Integrated Report, and effectively communicate the results to internal and external parties.
Candidates must possess essential personal qualifications including integrity, initiative, dependability, good judgment, the ability to work cooperatively with others, and the ability to perform the assigned duties of the class.
If the position requires driving, you must possess a current and valid driver’s license. Please Do Not include full Social Security Number, method of eligibility, and LEAP information in your application package.
Salary information – CalHR salary rules allow appointment at the entrance rate (Cal. Code Regs., tit. 2, § 599.673) of a classification. For classes with alternate ranges, placement is based on education/experience.
Please take a moment to fill out the State Water Resources Control Board's Recruitment Survey.
You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.