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State of Massachusetts Environmental Analyst III in Boston, Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) is the state agency responsible for ensuring clean air and water, the safe management of toxics, the recycling of solid and hazardous wastes, the timely cleanup of hazardous waste sites and spills, safe drinking water and the restoration and preservation of wetlands, surface waters and coastal resources. Under the general supervision of the Drinking Water Program Director and Environmental Analyst VI, and the direct supervision of an Environmental Analyst IV the candidate selected will provide primary support to the Emerging Contaminant Small Disadvantaged Community (EC-SDC) Grant Program, in addition to supporting other areas within the Drinking Water Program. The EC-SDC Grant Program extends through 2028; MassDEP Drinking Water Program with work with Human Resources Division to place selected candidate in another role at the department within one year of the end of grant. This Boston-based Environmental Analyst III will assist with technical and financial aspects of the grant, while also providing support for the development and implementation of Drinking Water Programs. The candidate selected will perform data entry into program databases and generate reports, as needed. This position entails working with other professional staff in a team setting and involves work of moderate difficulty and responsibility with substantial latitude for use of independent professional judgment. Specific duties for this position include, but are not limited to, the following: * Develop materials related to Interdepartmental Service Agreement (ISA)/Request for Responses (RFR) solicitation and selection process for DWP * Establish and maintain contact with ISA recipients * Develop and provide necessary materials for grantees and DEP * Receive proposals and distribute to review committee * Schedule and manage review meetings * Take notes and collect evaluations at review * Ensure all applicable MassDEP, state and federal administrative procedures are followed. * Develop video training to support rapid dissemination of training material and to support training and technical assistance. * Assist small systems on new technologies and infrastructure funding options; * Keep track of and respond to all referrals for technical assistance in a timely manner; * Review technical reports on SDWA issues; * Represent the Drinking Water Program on technical assistance, outreach and training issue; * Maintain up-to-date knowledge of general public drinking water principles and management practices; and * Perform other related duties as assigned. First consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days. MINIMUM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must have at least (A) four years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, technical or professional experience in the field of environmental science, biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental health, meteorology, natural science, toxicology or public health, of which (B) at least two years must have been in a professional capacity, or (C) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below. Substitutions: I. An Associate's degree with a major in the field of environmental science, biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental health, meteorology,. natural science, toxicology or public health may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the required (A) experience.* II. A Bachelor's degree with a major in the field of environmental science, biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental health, meteorology, natural science, toxicology or public health may be substituted for a maximum of two years of the required (A) experience.* III. A Graduate degree with a major in the field of environmental science, biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental health, meteorology, natural science, toxicology or public health may be substituted for a maximum of three years of the required (A) experience and one year of the required (B) experience. Education toward such a degree will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed. NOTE: Educational substitutions will only be permitted for a maximum of one year of the required (B) experience. _Comprehensive Benefits_ When you embark on a career with the Commonwealth, you are offered an outstanding suite of employee benefits that add to the overall value of your compensation package. We take pride in providing a work experience that supports you, your loved ones, and your future. Want the specifics? Explore our Employee Benefits and Rewards! *An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. The Commonwealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. Research suggests that qualified women, Black, Indigenous, and Persons of Color (BIPOC) may self-select out of opportunities if they don't meet 100% of the job requirements. We encourage individuals who believe they have the skills necessary to thrive to apply for this role. Job: Science* *Organization: Department of Environmental Protection *Title: *Environmental Analyst III Location: Massachusetts-Boston-100 Cambridge Street Requisition ID: 23000D7O

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