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Environmental Analyst - Science Educator
Hudson River National Estuarine Research Reserve
Norrie Point Environmental Center, Staatsburg, NY
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) and the Hudson River National Estuarine Research Reserve are seeking a science educator. Will assist the Reserve in implementing a wide range of education program, including: citizen-science projects; distance learning programs; school field programs; public events and canoe tours at the Norrie Point Environmental Center and various river reserve sites.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in communications or marketing and demonstrated knowledge of environmental management or a related field, or a degree in environmental studies, education, biology, or marine science and demonstrated communications skills, both verbal and written, including web, print and design applications. Must have strong organizational skills and excellent ability to work with people.
To apply, send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by October 14, 2016 as indicated at top of page. Please reference position # 17-HRNERR-001.
Long Island Nitrogen Action Plan
Stony Brook, NY
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking candidates for Environmental Analyst in support of NYSDEC and the Long Island Regional Planning Council (LIRPC) for the Long Island Nitrogen Action Plan. Will prepare Area-wide Waste Treatment Management Plans, identify waters for which implementation of technology standards is not stringent enough to implement water quality standards to control Nonpoint Source Pollution, and protect water quality in accordance with NY Environmental Conservation Law and the Clean Water Act.
The incumbent responsible for building, strengthening, and maintaining effective partnerships or working relationships with key stakeholders involved on Long Island. Enhance collaboration and coordination among agencies and organizations, at federal, state, and local levels. The incumbent will work with the LINAP Project Management Team, LIRPC, and NYSDEC.
The successful candidate must have a master's degree in public administration or a field related to science, engineering, or natural resources. Must have a broad knowledge of the technical aspects and policy components needed for holistic watershed management.
Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by September 6, 2016 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 16-NYSDEC-SUNY-001 in the email subject line.
Environmental Analyst – Technical Coordinator
Lake Champlain Basin Program
Grand Isle, VT
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking candidates for Environmental Analyst (Technical Coordinator) to join the Lake Champlain Basin Program (LCBP) team to work together to coordinate, evaluate, and oversee program activities throughout the Lake Champlain Basin. Incumbent will be the primary staff support for the LCBP Technical Advisory Committee, and will serve as the liaison with technical staff working on basin issues in agencies at the local, state, and federal level. Will administer a grant program supporting local projects and provide direct technical assistance to those projects and to entities undertaking technical projects.
The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences or related field, with a broad knowledge of the technical aspects and policy components needed for holistic watershed management. Must have additional experience in scientific research and the ability to communicate technical findings to scientists, resource managers, LCBP Committees, partners, and the public.
Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by September 2, 2016 as indicated at top of page. Please reference 16-LCBP-005 in the email subject line.
Information Officer – Meeting and Events Planner
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission is seeking candidates for an Information Officer – Meeting and Events Planner. Each year, NEIWPCC holds approximately 50 events ranging from in-house meetings to national conferences with up to 800 participants. The Meeting and Events Planner, under the guidance and supervision of the Office Manager/Meeting and Events Coordinator, will provide logistic support to the planning and executing of meetings, conferences, trade shows, and events. Will be responsible for financial invoices and database reconciliation. Candidates must be energetic, have a positive attitude, and be comfortable working in a fast paced environment. Candidates must also have exceptional people skills, excellent computer, analytical and organizational skills, and enjoy working in a true team environment.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and 1-3 years of professional experience. Some prior experience with hotel administration, public relations, events management or tourism. Attention to detail, facility with numbers, database skills, organizational skills, important for success in this position. Good judgment, discretion, and the ability to safeguard confidential information are required.
Send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample, as indicated above by September 9, 2016. In the email subject line, please reference position #16-Lowell-005.
Information Officer – Communications (part time)
The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission is seeking candidates for a part time position as an Information Officer in the Communications Department. The candidate will assist the Communications staff in all areas, including developing content for NEIWPCC’S annual report, creating and editing content for the NEIWPCC website, writing and editing articles for the printed and electronic newsletter, and assisting the staff in writing and developing outreach projects. Will assist with other appropriate tasks. Position not to exceed 20 hours per week.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in communications, english, comparative literature, creative writing, journalism, language arts, liberal arts or related field. Graphic design and familiarity with Adobe suite a plus. Ideal applicants will be well organized and highly motivated, have strong writing and editing skills, and a background in writing in a journalistic style. Additional attributes include a keen attention to detail and the ability to work independently.
Submit cover letter, résumé, and 2 unpublished writing samples by September 30, 2016, as indicated at top of page. In the email subject line, please reference position #16-Lowell-008