In a learning capacity, this position is responsible for performing routine engineering reviews, utilizing established rules, regulations, policies, procedures, and guidelines and unit supervisor or senior engineer assistance, of hazardous waste treatment, storage, or disposal facility operating license applications, to ensure compliance with Part 111, Hazardous Waste Management, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451 (NREPA), as amended (Part 111). In addition, this position performs routine engineering reviews, utilizing established rules, regulations, policies, procedures, and guidelines and unit supervisor or senior engineer assistance, of closure plans and corrective action plans, and coordinates reviews from Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) staff and other agencies for these projects. This position also drafts appropriate licenses or denials for the above referenced facilities. This position serves as information source in the EGLE for license applicants and the public for assigned projects.
This position must become familiar with the Waste Data System (WDS) database. Gain understanding in tracking hazardous waste facility permitting, closure, postclosure, and corrective action work accomplishments in WDS.
Carry out all activities in accordance with the Section's Customer Service Policy and the Department's commitment to Provide excellent customer service.
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Possession of a bachelor's degree in engineering.
Environmental Engineer 9
No specific type or amount is required.
Environmental Engineer 10
One year of professional environmental engineering experience in the protection and improvement of land and water resources, occupational health, or air quality equivalent to an Environmental Engineer 9.
Environmental Engineer P11
Two years of professional environmental engineering experience in the protection and improvement of land and water resources, occupational health, or air quality equivalent to an Environmental Engineer, including one year equivalent to Environmental Engineer 10.
The Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy's mission is to protect Michigan’s environment and public health by managing air, water, land, and energy resources.
The health and safety of our employees is a top priority for the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE). Although the official work location for this position is "Constitution Hall in Lansing, Michigan," our employees are temporarily working remotely as part of our COVID-19 response. To learn more about how EGLE employees are achieving the EGLE's mission while abiding by COVID-19 safety protocols, please visit our EGLEWebsite.
Information provided in your application, resume, cover letter, transcripts, and any other documentation provided will be used to verify responses to the supplemental questions. Unsupported responses may not be considered further.
Please attach a cover letter, resume, and official college transcripts to your application. For our purposes, "Official Transcripts" must contain the college/university name and address, the degree conferred and date granted, coursework completed (especially if no degree granted), and the Registrar's signature and/or seal.
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View the job specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/EnvironmentalEngineer_12608_7.pdf (Download PDF reader)