Environmental Programs Manager I

State of Oklahoma

Oklahoma, USA 🇺🇸


Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities involving the planning, organization, supervision and coordination of work related to environmental programs, consumer protection programs, water resources management, hydrologic studies, engineering structures, or other environmental concerns, and will direct the work activities of a staff of professional and technical personnel in the multifunctional enforcement of state and federal laws and regulations applicable to protection of the environment and public health.


The Environmental Programs Manager job family has four levels which are distinguished by the level of supervisory/management responsibility, the areas and levels of interaction within and outside the agency, complexity and breadth of function, financial impact of the area managed and the degree of autonomy with which the incumbent is permitted to function.

Level I:     
This is the basic management level of this job family where employees are typically responsible for planning, organizing and supervising the activities of a division of limited to moderate size or scope or a section of a large division involved in the enforcement of state laws and regulations pertaining to the protection of the environment, public health, water resources, or other environmental concerns.  Some positions may have responsibility assigned for planning, organizing and supervising a statewide environmental program or project, or for directing environmental programs for a district or area of the state.  This includes developing and enforcing compliance standards, initiating investigations, directing enforcement proceedings, and conducting public hearings and meetings related to the program assigned.  At this level employees will provide administrative supervision and technical guidance to a staff of professional and technical personnel.


Level I:
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of a master’s degree in a physical, natural, biological, geological or hydrological science, engineering, environmental science, environmental health, geography, anthropology, archeology, sociology, or related field and three years of professional experience in one or more of the above areas; OR a bachelor’s degree with at least 24 semester hours in one of the above areas and five years of qualifying professional experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of professional experience in one or more of the above areas for each year of the required education.


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