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State of Nevada STAFF 2, ASSOCIATE ENGINEER - Underfill for Professional Engineer in Nevada

STAFF 2, ASSOCIATE ENGINEER

  • Underfill for Professional Engineer

APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -

$55,958.40 to

$83,394.72

PAY GRADE: 37

For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.

In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.

JOB INFORMATION

Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur

in this geographical location.

Department: Conservation and Natural Resources

Division: Environmental Protection Administration

Location: Las Vegas, Boulder City, Indian Springs, Jean, Henderson

Job Class Code:

06.228

RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

Announcement Number: 41156

Open to all qualified persons.

Posted

11/05/2020

Close Date:

11/30/2020

Recruiter:

KENNETH

SCHULZ

Phone: (775)684-0147

Email: krschulz@admin.nv.gov

Applications accepted

for another 6 Days 17 Hrs 8 Mins

The Position

Staff Associate Engineers perform professional engineering assignments not requiring licensure by the State Board of Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors.

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others. This position is with the Bureau of Water Pollution Control within the Technical Services, Compliance and Enforcement (TCE) Branch located in the Las Vegas Office. Applicants must have an ABET accredited BS engineering degree (or equivalent as defined by the Nevada Board of Professional Engineers). Applicants are expected to have passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam (FEE) prepared by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying. If the selected applicant has not yet passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam at the time of employment, the incumbent will be expected to take and pass the exam within the first year of employment. If the employee fails to pass the FEE exam within a year, they will be considered for release prior to the end of probation. Primary duties include inspecting facilities, conducting effluent sampling, reviewing plan and technical document submissions, and conducting compliance related enforcement of permits with surface water & groundwater discharges, working in waters permits, and temporary discharge permits in conformance with the Federal Clean Water Act and state statutes and regulations (NRS and NAC 445A).

Full compliance evaluations include review of records and documentation as well as performing physical plant inspections in various indoor and outdoor environments. Reports of findings and conclusions are required at the completion of each inspection. This position will also conduct enforcement meetings and issue enforcement actions, conduct sampling of permitted facilities and reported spill incidents, and will complete technical plan reviews and compliance inspections on permits located in Southern Nevada.

Additional duties include: Issuance of violation notices, spill investigations, conducting meetings with major dischargers, subdivision plans, meeting with permittees and/or consultants. This recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies in the agency. The position is approximately 50% office work and 50% field work. Field work will include day travel to facilities in Southern Nevada and occasional overnight travel to facilities in in Rural and Northern Nevada. Overnight (typically Tuesday - Thursday) travel is approximately 15%.

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

To see full Class Specifications visit:

http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/ClassSpecifications-60/

To Qualify:

In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:

Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or closely related engineering field and two years of professional engineering experience; OR Certification by the Nevada State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors as an Engineer Intern, and two years of professional engineering experience in civil engineering or closely related engineering field; OR two years of experience as a Staff I, Associate Engineer or Supervisor I, Associate Engineer in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Notes

Employees in this class who are not registered professional engineers may not represent themselves as such to other persons or entities.

Special Requirements

This position requires travel to remote locations throughout the State, often with overnight stays.

A valid drivers license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

Additional Position Criteria

Applicants MUST have an ABET accredited BS engineering degree (or equivalent as defined by the Nevada Board of Professional Engineers) OR have passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam (FEE) prepared by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying.

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

INFORMATIONAL LINKS

For more information about state employment, visit the following:

Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov

Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org

Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us

More Benefits Information: http://nvjobs.nv.gov/Applicants/EB

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Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:

Division of Human Resource Management Northern Nevada 209 East Musser Street, Room 101 Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

Division of Human Resource Management Southern Nevada 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

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