Environmental Quality Analyst 9-P11 (Coastal Waters Analyst)

State of Michigan

Lansing, MI, USA 🇺🇸

Job Description

This position contributes to the implementation of the Water Resources Division’s (WRD) Coastal Management Program (CMP) by serving as the point of contact for the Coastal Waters (CW) focus area.  As the CW point of contact, this position is responsible for assessing needs; identifying priorities; managing coastal grants unique to the CW and forming and maintaining partnerships with local, state, and regional coastal stewardship initiatives.  This position is responsible for compiling the federal semiannual Performance Progress Report and annual Performance Measures Report.  This position serves as the CMP point of contact on inter-and-intra agency teams relevant to protecting CW including issues related to Section 6217, Coastal Nonpoint Pollution Control Program, of the Coastal Zone Act Reauthorization Amendments of 1990 (CZA) on a local, statewide, and regional basis.  This position also contributes to reports, assessments, strategies and other requirements associated with the federal Coastal Zone Management (CZM) grant award.  Duties require interaction with other Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) divisions, local and state agencies, and the general public.Required Education and Experience

Possession of a bachelor’s degree in the biological sciences, engineering, physical sciences, resource development, or resource management.


Possession of a bachelor’s degree in any major with at least 30 semester (45 term) credits in one or a combination of the following: biochemistry, biology, botany, chemistry, crop and soil science, engineering, environmental health, environmental science, forest management, geology, ecology, meteorology, microbiology, physics, remote sensing, resource development, resource management, toxicology, or zoology.
Environmental Quality Analyst 9
No specific type or amount is required.

Environmental Quality Analyst 10 
One year of professional experience equivalent to an Environmental Quality Analyst 9.

Environmental Quality Analyst P11 
Two years of professional experience equivalent to an Environmental Quality Analyst including one year equivalent to an Environmental Quality Analyst 10.Additional Requirements and Information

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The Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy’s mission is to protect Michigan’s environment and public health by managing air, water, land, and energy resources.

At the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy, we are passionate about protecting human health and Michigan’s land, water, and energy resources. We are equally passionate about creating a positive, professional, and supportive work environment where we value our differences and are committed to being open and respectful of all our employees and the public we serve. Our unique backgrounds and experiences make us better equipped to equitably deliver impactful environmental outcomes in the interest of all of Michigan’s residents.

Please attach a cover letter, resume and official college transcripts to your application. 

For a copy of the position description  click on link below.

Position Description(Download PDF reader)

This position may be eligible for remote work; however, the selected candidate must have a safe and appropriate designated workspace or workstation for performance of work and secure and sufficient internet access of commercial cable or wireless broadband. Work must be performed in the state of Michigan. If you currently reside outside of Michigan, you must relocate to Michigan to perform the duties of this position. Relocation expenses are not reimbursed.

Information provided in your application, resume, cover letter, transcripts, and any other documentation provided will be used to verify responses to the supplemental questions.  Unsupported responses may not be considered further.

You must attach an electronic and/or scanned copy of your official college/university transcripts.  For our purposes, “Official Transcripts” must contain the college/university name and address, the degree conferred and date granted, coursework completed (especially if no degree granted), and the Registrar’s signature and/or seal.

Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department/Agency for further consideration.  Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.

Certain positions may require a criminal history background check.

View the job specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/EnvironmentalQualityAnalyst_12615_7.pdf(Download PDF reader)





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