Regional Biosolids Coordinator (Environmental Specialist 4 - In-Training)
[May 3, 2018]

Washington State Department of Ecology
Location: Lacey, WA

Position Description:
The Waste 2 Resources (W2R) program is looking to fill a Regional Biosolids Coordinator (Environmental Specialist 4 – In-Training) position. This position will be located in our Southwest Regional Office (SWRO) in Lacey, WA. 

The Regional Biosolids Coordinator position serves as a technical expert in the Waste 2 Resources Program / SWRO in biosolids management and regulation, and the promotion of biosolids. Performs independent review of biosolids and biosolids-related solid waste permit applications, makes recommendations to approve or deny permits, and writes and issues individual permits or final letters of coverage under the State Wide Biosolids General Permit in accordance with accepted scientific principles, state laws, regulations, and guidance. 
We are looking for applicants who possess excellent people skills, the ability to quickly assess a situation and make a decision and the ability to communicate highly technical information with  diverse audiences.
As an agency, our mission is to protect, preserve and enhance Washington's environment for current and future generations. We invest in our employees to create and sustain a working environment that encourages creative leadership, effective resource management, teamwork, professionalism and accountability. Maybe you've seen some of our recent stories on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or our blog.

To learn more about our agency, please visit our website at

Resource Recovery Supervisor
[March 14, 2018]

Water Environment Services-Clackamas County
Location: Oregon City, Oregon
Closing: April 2, 2018

Position Description:
The Resource Recovery Supervisor is responsible for supervising, coordinating, and monitoring the Resource Recovery program and staff, participates in workforce planning, training, problem solving, scheduling, budgeting, hiring, and personnel issues.  You would also provide your technical and administrative advice to operation program staff in order to ensure smooth and efficient operations that comply with WES policies, rules, as well as with federal and state regulations.

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Materials Management/Solid Waste Compliance Specialist (Natural Resource Specialist 3)
[February 27, 2018]

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Portland, OR
Closing: March 12, 2018

Details on this recruitment and instructions for applying may be found here: Materials Management/Solid Waste Compliance Specialist (Natural Resource Specialist 3)

Please contact Audrey O’Brien at with questions regarding this position.

DEQ employees may review all current DEQ recruitments by visiting the State Jobs page at the links below.

►To review job postings that are only available to current state employees, select “Environmental Quality” under the heading “Departments.” (link)

►To review job postings that are also available to the public, select “Environmental Quality” under the heading “Departments.” (link)

Natural Resource Specialist 3  (Permit Writer & Compliance Specialist)
[January 24, 2018]

Department of Environmental Quality
Bend, Oregon

Position Description:
The purpose of this position is to serve as a waste program permit writer and compliance specialist and provide policy analysis and technical assistance on waste disposal, solid waste reduction and recycling options to local governments and entities in assigned counties.  The Natural Resource Specialist 3 provides information and guidance regarding rules, permit conditions, and technical requirements for the public and regulated community; conducts site visits, inspections and investigations, reviews, collects and compiles monitoring data, and reviews and drafts permits, permit renewals and permit modifications for waste disposal sites and facilities.  The Natural Resource Specialist 3 also responds to and resolves complaints, investigates illegal disposal of waste and determines appropriate compliance and enforcement actions.

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Field Sales Representative (BC & AB)
[January 19, 2018]

SYLVIS Environmental
LocationAlberta and British Columbia

While your base location is not specific, you are strategically located within BC (i.e. Lower Mainland, TNRD, Prince George, etc). You will report directly to the Senior Agronomist. Your mission is to promote our products and services in existing markets while identifying and establishing new markets and ensuring the highest level of customer satisfaction. You are someone with excellent communication skills that is extremely well organized and are comfortable working within the agriculture, forestry and mining industries.

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