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NEIWPCC offers competitive compensation including excellent benefits for eligible employees; we are committed to the professional development of our employees which allows employees to increase their skills, abilities, and work experiences and enables promotion from within.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@neiwpcc.org. Your application will be reviewed by our human resources department to determine if your qualifications possess the right match for the position; your application is only complete when you have submitted a cover letter and resume; without both, your application may not be considered.

Shortly after submission, you will receive confirmation of receipt of your application in the form of a card or email. You will be contacted directly if we would like to schedule an interview. Due to the high volume of resumes received for our positions, NEIWPCC is unable to respond to individual status update requests. We respectfully request no calls about a position or the status of your application. We thank you for your understanding and interest in employment at NEIWPCC.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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This page was last updated on August 6, 2018.


ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYST II
Lowell, MA

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking versatile, dynamic, and proactive candidates for an environmental analyst to work closely with the Hudson River Estuary Program (HREP) and the Hudson River National Estuarine Research Reserve (HR NERR) including project and contract management and supervision of NEIWPCC staff located in New York State. The incumbent will manage the quality assurance workgroup and serve as the official point of contact for all QA matters, including QA training, and coordinates QA-related activities with EPA and other state and federal agencies on behalf of NEIWPCC. Incumbent will assist the Division Director in developing and implementing plans and goals for the department.

The successful candidate will have a master’s degree in environmental science, natural science, public health, earth science, biology, chemistry, or related field. Must have knowledge of and experience with aspects of water quality and watershed management and quality assurance plans and programs. Excellent communication, organization, and computer skills, as well as comfort working in a very collaborative environment required. Knowledge of budget preparation, grants writing and contract management preferred.

Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by July 20, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-Lowell-011 in email subject line. No phone calls please.

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Information Officer II – Events and Operations Coordinator
Lowell, MA

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission is seeking detail-oriented, dynamic, and personable Information Officer candidates to serve as an Events and Operations Coordinator providing logistic support to the planning and executing of meetings, conferences, trade shows and events, and financial invoice database reconciliation. Incumbent will research venues, distribute RFPs, and act as the primary contact for event registration databases and additional event requirements. Incumbent will support the Business Operations Manager with IT assistance, administrative support, and office resource and equipment management.

The successful candidate will have a master’s degree in in business administration, hotel administration, public relations, events management, tourism, marketing, or related field. Must possess exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as strong organization and project management skills. Will have proved ability in Microsoft Office Suite and internet skills. Knowledge of budget preparation and contract management as well as exposure to travel arrangements and/or a corporate travel environment preferred.

Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by July 20, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-Lowell-010 in email subject line. No phone calls please.

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New York State Source Water Protection

The primary goal of the next generation of source water protection in New York State is to develop, update, and implement source water protection measures for public drinking water systems throughout the State. Source water protection strategies are most effective when implemented at the local community level. As such, New York State is committed to updating its Source Water Assessment and Protection Plans (SWAPPs), as funded in the 2017 NYS budget, and has utilized this funding for NEIWPCC to provide New York State Department of Conservation (NYSDEC) with critical staff to work with NYS professionals, public water suppliers, and local entities to develop an updated public drinking water source water protection program.

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) are seeking candidates for the following positions:

Environmental Analyst I – Geologist
Stony Brook, NY

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) are seeking an organized and diplomatic Environmental Analyst – Geologist to provide overall program implementation on Long Island, update Source Water Assessment and Protection Plans (SWAPPs), and provide technical assistance to communities preparing SWAPPs. Candidate will review and prioritize existing SWAPPs for Nassau and Suffolk Counties and coordinate with NYSDEC and other state and local agencies to collect relevant information. Will identify potential contamination threats from geothermal systems, Hazardous Waste Remediation sites, inactive landfills, petroleum spill sites, threats from industrial and commercial facilities, solid waste facilities, and areas with 1,4-dioxane and PFAS contamination.

The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in geology or a related field. Knowledge and experience with aspects of water quality and watershed management required. Experience working with a broad range of stakeholders in implementing environmental programs desired. Must be able to work effectively with scientists, engineers, and managers, and to establish professional credibility. Must possess excellent computer skills including the ability to use and master ArcGIS. Knowledge of budget preparation and management, project and contract management, and grant writing and management desired.

Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by August 31, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-NYS-SW-DEC-002 in email subject line. No phone calls please.

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Environmental Analyst – Stream Monitoring and Assessment
Albany, NY

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) are seeking an organized and detail-oriented Environmental Analyst to assist in the water quality monitoring and assessment of source waters in NYS streams and rivers in the Stream Monitoring and Assessment Section (SMAS) at NYSDEC. The incumbent will assist in the coordination between the Department of Water (DOW) ) and SMAS to help ensure source water priority water bodies are targeted for monitoring and assessment. This will include assisting in the monitoring and assessment of priority waterbodies, implemented through the DOW SMAS Rotating Integrated Basin Studies (RIBS) program. In addition to helping to integrate SWAPP into DOW monitoring and assessment programs, this position will also support, in general, all elements of the work of SMAS programs which includes but is not limited to: water chemistry sampling and biological monitoring of streams and rivers, collection of field observation data, laboratory sample processing, database development, database maintenance, data analysis, and reporting. The work will have a strong emphasis on attention to detail, accuracy and timeliness.

The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in environmental science, geography, geographic information systems, computer science, or related field. Experience using Geographic Information Systems (GIS), statistical computing software (R), and database software in collecting and working with water quality data, analysis, and reporting is required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Access) as well as clear communication and public speaking skills preferred.

Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by August 20, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-NYS-SW-DEC-003 in email subject line. No phone calls please.

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Environmental Analyst – Lake Monitoring and Assessment
Albany, NY

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) are seeking an organized and detail-oriented candidate to work as an Environmental Analyst. This position will involve sampling and office activities associated with the three major Division of Water lake monitoring programs run by the Lake Monitoring and Assessment Section (LMAS) – the Lake Classification and Inventory (LCI) survey, the New York Citizens Statewide Lake Assessment Program (CSLAP), and the New York Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB) program. The incumbent will prepare for the start of the lake sampling field season, conduct sampling of lakes selected for the LCI program, and enter field sampling data into the DEC Lakes database; will assist SMAS staff in water quality and macro invertebrate sampling and assist LMAS staff through data analysis, GIS mapping, and database outputs, in conducting outreach and reporting for the LCI, CSLAP and HABs programs.

The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in engineering, environmental sciences, geography, computer science, or related field. Previous water quality sampling and database experience is preferred, specifically experience collecting and working with lake water quality data, analysis, and reporting. Experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and relational databases preferred. Previous experience operating and trailing small boats and experience with the statistical computing software (R) or other comparable statistical tools helpful.

Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by August 20, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-NYS-SW-DEC-005 in email subject line. No phone calls please.

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ASSISTANT COMPTROLLER
Lowell, MA

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking candidates for an Assistant Comptroller who is a strategic leader able to thrive in a not-for-profit organization and can navigate the challenges of a rapidly changing financial landscape. In conjunction with the Comptroller, the candidate will manage the organization’s financial affairs, including: budgeting and forecasting to ensure timely and accurate reporting and recorded information; financial analysis; directing financial planning; accounting direction and management; directing the annual audit process; and overseeing all financial policies, procedures, and internal controls. Candidate will assist the Executive Director in the development of the annual budget approved by the NEIWPCC Commission and ensure NEIWPCC adherence to applicable best practices and compliance with laws and regulations of various regulatory bodies, including the IRS, GAAP, and the various states and other monitoring organizations.

Working with the Comptroller, the Assistant Comptroller will analyze and report on the organization’s finances to the Treasurer, the senior staff leadership, and Executive Committee and Commissioners, as appropriate, and assist in the leadership of the financial management staff. S/he will educate colleagues and build capabilities among the staff to understand their accountability for budgets. Will collaborate across the senior team to proactively share information and provide a financial lens to others’ efforts. Will provide financial leadership to and negotiation assistance with complex contracts and grants.

Competencies required are the ability to translate complex financial reports, concepts, and goals to individuals at all levels, including financial and non-financial audiences; accomplished written and verbal communication skills; sound judgement and resourcefulness in developing people, processes, and systems; and a combination of cultural sensitivity and emotional intelligence, along with an unpretentious style that will enable them to fit into this collaborative, team oriented organization.

The successful candidate is expected to have master’s degree in accounting, business administration, finance or related field. CPA strongly preferred. Strong financial and operational experience in senior financial management roles required. A demonstrated ability to consistently implement and oversee robust fiscal management and reporting with experience leading audit preparation, accounting, and reporting required. Additionally, strategic financial analysis and forecasting; ability to understand, apply, and explain the laws, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures governing assigned activities; and proven experience in managing and building a team is required. Experience with a not-for-profit organization essential; experience with 501(c) 3 membership organizations a plus.

Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by June 15, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference job number 18-Lowell-005.

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PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Narragansett Bay Estuary Program (NBEP)
Providence, Rhode Island

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking dynamic and creative candidates for Program Director of the Narragansett Bay Estuary Program (NBEP). NBEP is one of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 28 national estuary programs established pursuant to Section 320 of the federal Clean Water Act. S/he will work to protect and preserve Narragansett Bay and its bi-state watershed through partnerships that conserve and restore natural resources, promote the use of sound science to support Narragansett Bay management, enhance water quality, and promote community involvement and stewardship.

The Program Director of the NBEP oversees and manages operations at NBEP’s Providence office, including short and long-term planning and supervision of 2 or more NBEP staff members. S/he will provide overall program leadership, coordination, administration, and planning in cooperation with the EPA Project Officer, NBEP Steering Committee, NBEP Executive Committee, NBEP Science Advisory Committee, associated NBEP subcommittees, and NEIWPCC’s Lowell staff. The NBEP Program Director will be the lead for developing and implementing initiatives and partnerships that support the on-going renewal and implementation of the Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan (CCMP)—the dynamic guiding document for the NBEP—including serving as a facilitator for addressing key environmental issues and for leading initiatives related to water quality/stormwater mitigation, habitat protection and restoration, local capacity building, and the widely interwoven impact of climate change.

The Program Director will promote a holistic approach to the protection of the Narragansett Bay watershed, recognizing its environmental, economic, and social/cultural significance and bringing together various constituencies to work together effectively towards a shared vision and mission; ensure NBEP’s program structure and activities reflect the bi-state nature of the watershed and help all portions of the watershed to employ partners that seek cooperative solutions through political and environmental leaders who recognize the natural world as overlaid by society’s defining borders.

The ideal candidate is expected to have a minimum of a master’s degree in environmental science or policy, public administration, or in a field related to natural resources. Knowledge of and experience in aquatic or marine science or policy, or coastal zone management, as well as non-point source pollution, marine monitoring, habitat assessment, and stormwater management preferred. Candidates must have a substantial track record of leading institutional growth and a team, managing technical projects, and facilitating discussions with a broad range of stakeholders.

Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by June 6, 2018 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 18-NBEP-002 in the email subject line.

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New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) Hurricane Sandy Relief Positions

Operating under the umbrella of New York Rising, the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery (GOSR) has utilized funding for NEIWPCC to provide New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) with critical staff to focus on storm recovery tasks and related work. A variety of objectives will be assumed by the individuals hired during this project, including, but not limited to: the expediting of permits for GOSR-funded projects; including New York Rising Community Reconstruction (NYRCR), FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP), FEMA Public Assistance (PA), Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF), and CDBG-DR Flood Buyout Program project applications; NYSDEC project reviews of Sandy recovery projects; and the provision of advice, council, input, expertise and guidance as needed, under the NYSDEC. The Cooperative Agreement runs through September 30, 2019.

There are currently no open positions for GOSR. Please check back soon for updates.