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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/08/23

Applications Due09/27/23

Vacancy ID139015

AgencyEnvironmental Conservation, Department of

TitleProfessional Geologist 1

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade24

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $86057 to $108638 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Suffolk

Street Address 50 Circle Road

City Stony Brook


Zip Code11790

Minimum Qualifications Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC,
Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis
Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 22 or higher and:
Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1

Duties Description The incumbent will manage hydrogeological studies and groundwater monitoring associated with the permitting and regulation of mined lands throughout NYSDEC's Region 1. Specific duties will include reviewing and writing permit conditions; designing, reviewing, and interpreting hydrogeological studies as well as groundwater monitoring plans; assessing potential impacts from proposed and existing mining activities; assisting with the Groundwater Study at Long Island Mines; overseeing consultants that perform groundwater sampling for permitted mines; reviewing groundwater monitoring data (including QA/QC evaluations); preparing reports and recommendations of corrective actions, if warranted; and managing special projects, as assigned, including those outside Region 1.

Additional Comments Must have a valid driver’s license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain. Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions. Travel may be required. Overtime may be required. Overnight travel may be required. Telecommuting may be available, will be discussed at interview. Location pay is $3,087.

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Name Scott Mathews

Telephone 518-402-9273

Fax 518-402-9038

Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12233


Notes on ApplyingPlease email/mail your resume to the above. Be sure to include Posting #23-139015 on your resume and also in the subject line of your email or it may not be accepted. If qualified based on college credit, include college transcript.

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