TDEC – Env Protection Spec 3

State of Tennessee

Nashville, TN


Position Description / Responsibilities

Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in engineering and experience equivalent to three years of full-time professional environmental engineering work.

Substitution of Education for Experience: Graduate course work received from an accredited college or university in engineering may substitute for the required experience on a month-for-month basis to a maximum of one year (e.g. 24 graduate semester hours or 36 graduate quarter hours in engineering may substitute for one year of the required experience).

Substitution of Professional Registration for the Required Education: Registration as a professional engineer with the State of Tennessee may substitute for the required bachelor's degree.

OR

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree and graduation from an accredited college or university with a master’s degree in engineering, and experience equivalent to three years of full-time professional environmental engineering work.


Position Requirements

Summary: Under general supervision, is responsible for professional environmental engineering work of considerable difficulty and performs related work as required.

Distinguishing Features: This is the advanced working or lead level class in the TDEC Environmental Protection Specialist sub-series. An employee in this class functions in an environmental regulatory or assistance division performing environmental program and/or regulatory duties in a specific program specialty area such as air pollution, water pollution, water supply, groundwater, remediation, solid and hazardous waste management, toxics or underground storage tanks. This class differs from TDEC Environmental Protection Specialist 2, in that an incumbent of the latter functions at the working level.


Application Instructions

Apply Here: TN.gov/careers

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