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Recruitment #17-423150-01

Approximate Salary: $75,809.21 - $92,146.57/year
Opening Date: 5/5/2017 2:00:00 PM
Final Filing Date: 5/24/2017 5:00:00 PM
Contact Information: Monica Hedden (707)784-3425
Type of Recruitment: Open Competitive

Protecting the Individual, the Public, and the Environment

The Department of Resource Management is a comprehensive agency comprised of the Environmental Health Services, Building and Safety, Planning Services, Public Works, Parks and Administrative Services Divisions. The department provides for the well-being of Solano County's present and future residents and the public at-large through administration and enforcement of Federal, State, and Local laws and policies pertaining to environmental health, building construction, land use planning, transportation and recreation. The Environmental Health Services Division is responsible for protecting public health and the environment by implementing environmental health programs in three broad areas:

The Consumer Protection Program which provides assistance for consumer oriented facilities and the health and well-being of County residents
The Technical Services Program which includes waste, water and land use
The Hazardous Materials Program which protects the environment and public health
To learn more about the Department of Resource Management, please visit:  http://www.solanocounty.com/depts/rm/default.asp 

The Position

This is an advance journey level, professional classification in the hazardous materials specialist series. Incumbents in the class are required to regularly apply highly specialized knowledge and experience for regulation, permitting inspection, emergency response and enforcement work in such areas as hazardous materials management, hazardous waste management, hazardous incident response, UST’s, AST’s, LOP/SLIC site assessment and cleanup, RMP submissions for extremely hazardous materials, and other related programs. Any of these programs may require coordination with other agencies such as State and Federal EPA. Incumbents function with a high degree of independence and may serve in a lead capacity in performing field work and may provide training and education related to the program elements and compliance to staff, other agencies, and individuals subject to CUPA and LOP regulation.

The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill full-time and part-time regular, limited-term or extra-help positions as vacancies occur or the need arises.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

EXPERIENCE:

Three years of experience in Hazardous Materials/Hazardous Waste Management or Environmental Health and Safety regulation and enforcement of which at least one year of experience must be in hazardous materials/hazardous waste management; considerable and responsible experience directly related to the specific program assignment.

EDUCATION/TRAINING:

Must meet the educational requirements of Title 27 CCR Section 15260 (a)(3)(A)(ii) which includes a Bachelors degree from an accredited four-year college or university, with major coursework in biology, microbiology, chemistry, chemical engineering, physics, physical science, environmental science, geology or soil science, environmental health, environmental or sanitary engineering, toxicology, industrial hygiene, hazardous materials management, fire science, or fire technology. See Document Submittal Requirements for more information.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Must be a Certified Underground Storage Tank (UST) Inspector by the International Code Council. See Document Submittal Requirements for more information.

Must meet the requirements of Sections 15260 (d)(3)(A) and 15260(d)(3)(B) of Title 27 of the California Code of Regulations, which requires a minimum 100 hours of training or experience in regulatory enforcement techniques.

Must meet required health and safety training as per Title 8, California Code of Regulations, Section 5192. See Document Submittal Requirements for more information. Possession of or ability to obtain a valid Class C California driver’s license is required.

To view the job description for this position, please visit: http://www.solanocounty.com/civicax/filebank/blobdload.aspx?blobid=15828 

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