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Hydrologist 3

St. Paul MN

Job ID: 11981

Closing Date: 03/31/2017


Job Summary

This is a temporary unclassified assignment that will last one year up to three if necessary.

This position will provide advanced professional hydrogeologic expertise regarding soil and ground water contamination identification, determination of areal extent and magnitude, and treatment. This work enables projects to proceed without delays resulting from contamination, while ensuring worker health and safety, protection of the environment, full compliance with regulatory requirements, and minimization of future environmental liability


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Hydrogeology, geology, geological engineering, soil science or equivalent


--Approximately three years of advanced, recent professional hydrogeology work experience managing contamination investigations and cleanups.

--Extensive knowledge and experience working with Minnesota statutes, rules and guidelines and federal regulations dealing with soil and groundwater contamination.

--Written communication skills sufficient to develop quality letters, reports, and work products.

--Oral communications skills sufficient to deliver presentations and provide training.

--Human Relations skills sufficient to effectively and diplomatically communicate and work cooperatively with individual and multi-diciplinary teams.

--Current Minnesota Class D driver's license.



**Successful candidate must pass past-employer reference checks and criminal history check**

It is our policy that all candidates submit to a background investigation prior to employment. The background check may consist of the following components:

SEMA4 Records Check

Criminal History Check

Employment Reference Check

Education/License Verification


GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low-cost medical and dental insurance, employer-paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year. This position is located in Minnesota's great capital city, Saint Paul. The State of Minnesota offers employees a subsidy for public transportation allowing for convenient and easy access to commute to work. Ride the new METRO "Green Line" Light Rail Train to work! The Rice/Capitol Station is located close by.


To Apply:

For additional information about the application process, go to http://www.mn.gov/careers.

If you have questions about the position, contact Stephanie Olson at stephanie.glaser@state.mn.us or 651.366.3381.

Posted March 13, 2017

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