The Environmental Analyst will work on the development of the statewide Source Water Protection Program (SWPP). Incumbent will assist with the Source Water Protection Work Group work, source water pilot programs and assisting communities with developing and implementing their source water protection plans. Will also assist with internal organization to insure the Department’s permitting process includes source water protection. Will collect, review, summarize, analyze, and/or develop recommendations involving environmental data associated with the sources of public drinking water and potential contaminant sources and prepare findings report for supervisor.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, geography, geology, geographic information systems, or related field. Must have knowledge of and experience with aspects of water quality and watershed management and experience working with a broad range of stakeholders in implementing environmental programs. Competence in statistical analysis of large data sets and competence in GIS required. A diplomatic and welcoming approach and comfort working in a very collaborative environment required.
Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by July 6, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-NYS-SW-DEC-004 in email subject line. No phone calls please.