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Environmental Analyst Hydrogeologist Albany

Albany NY

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) Bureau of Water Supply Protection (BWSP) are seeking highly organized and detail-oriented candidates for an Environmental Analyst – Hydrogeologist to conduct, or oversee the conduct of, investigations on matters such as source water assessment and protection, water storage, treatment and distribution, wastewater treatment and discharge, point-source and non-point source pollution, permitting, or other compliance and regulatory issues.

The incumbent will develop and update source water assessment plans (SWAPs), collect, or oversee the collection of environmental samples for analysis, and summarize, evaluate, and present environmental information and data. Will develop and execute groundwater flow models to support SWAPPs and source water programs. Will develop written materials to provide guidance and training for local municipalities, governmental and non-governmental agencies, and local health departments (LHDs) on source water protection strategies and implementation. Will provide support for associated programs by implementing procedures and performing sampling and testing to ensure compliance and will develop concise and coherent multi-media documents for communicating program activities and accomplishments.

The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering, earth science, geology, hydrogeology, hydrology, mathematics/statistics and must have knowledge and understanding of state and federal environmental regulations. Knowledge of Safe Drinking Water Act and SWAP programs, as well as groundwater and surface water hydrology required. Knowledge of hydrology and geochemistry, and fate and transport of contaminant modeling. Field experience related to groundwater investigations strongly preferred as well as experience constructing and using numerical groundwater flow models. Candidate must possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and have demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Excellent computer skills including Geographical Information Systems (GIS) required.

Refer to www.neiwpcc.org for full position description. To apply, submit cover letter, resume, and a brief writing sample by October 11, 2019 to jobs@neiwpcc.org. Please reference 19-NYS-SW-DOH-010 in email subject line. No phone calls please.

Posted September 25, 2019

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