The Maine Human Rights Commission
Augusta, ME, United States
Assistant Environmental Engineer - 1498
February 5, 2019
March 1, 2019
22 $41,787.20 - $56,617.60* annual (*includes 11% salary adjustment)
The Department of Environmental Protection is seeking candidates to fill an
Assistant Environmental Engineer position within the Bureau of Air Quality’s Division of Licensing & Compliance in Augusta.
BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION
: This entry-level environmental engineering position in the Licensing and Compliance Division of the Bureau of Air Quality is responsible for reviewing and processing air emission license applications for industrial, commercial, and institutional facilities throughout the state in accordance with applicable state and federal laws and regulations; conducting compliance assistance and inspection activities, including review and analysis of technical reports, report writing, and data entry; and participating in rule making activities as assigned. Tasks may include engineering calculations of air emission rates and limits; evaluation of proposed pollution control methods for emission units and processes; entering and maintaining relevant data within databases; site visits to licensed sources; researching, drafting, and reviewing air rules; and other related tasks. The position interfaces with facilities and their consultants, staff from the Bureau of Air Quality and from other bureaus in the Department, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the public, and other interested parties. For more information, please contact Jane Gilbert at (207) 287-2455.
Candidate must have or obtain on or before March 31, 2019, a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental, Civil, Sanitary, Mechanical, or Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, or related Engineering field. Related experience may be substituted for education, in accordance with the Licensing/Registration/Certification Requirements identified below.
Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills and experience:
Knowledge/experience in combustion and air pollution control technology and air quality laws and regulations; and outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
For candidates that are non-engineering college graduates or non-degreed candidates: Engineer-Intern Certification as issued by the Maine State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers.
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates in this position need to complete and submit an online State of Maine Application, detailed Resume and Cover Letter at
APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY:
5:00 pm, March 1, 2019
Direct Hire Application
can be obtained by contacting the NRSC Personnel Office at (207) 624-6370 or by accessing the NRSC website at
If you are unable to apply online, please contact this office at (207)624-6370.
Value of State’s share of Employee’s Retirement:
15.37% of pay, Employee Pays:
7.65% of pay
Value of State-paid Dental Insurance
: $13.13 biweekly
Value of State-paid Health Insurance*:
100% State Contribution = $444.68 biweekly (employee pays nothing)
95% State Contribution = $422.45 biweekly (Employee pays: 5%)
90% State Contribution = $400.21 biweekly (Employee pays: 10%)
85% State Contribution=$377.98
biweekly (Employee pays: 15%)
*The level of actual value of state paid Health Insurance will be based on employee’s wage rate and status with regard to the health credit premium program.
The Maine Human Rights Commission
Website : http://maine.gov/mhrc/