This position is located in the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) - Land Protection Branch - Underground Storage Tank Management Program (UST) - Enforcement Unit. The successful candidate for this position will manage the Enforcement Unit which is comprised of six (6) Enforcement Officers and two (2) administrative staff. Job duties include: drafting orders, reviewing submitted documents for compliance with conditions of orders issues, negotiating civil penalty settlements and bringing cases to closure; tracking and updating the status of compliance and enforcement actions in the UST program's database; overseeing annual tank registration; updating tank registration information in the database due to changes in tank ownership or tank system components; providing technical assistance to tank owners on tank registration and enforcement case matters; and assisting the UST Program manager with legislation, rule making, metrics and special projects.
Regulatory compliance and enforcement experience
Strong oral, written and interpersonal skills
Experience writing program SOP's, guidance and policy documents
Experience producing program metrics (tabular, chars, and graphs) through database queries, use of query tools, and use of Microsoft products such as Excel
Experience clearly communicating program needs, objectives and issues to customers, contractors, trade organizations and management
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Bachelor's degree in environmental sciences, biology, chemistry, geology, engineering (agricultural, chemical, civil, environmental, mechanical or sanitary) or a related field from an accredited college or university AND Four years of professional experience in environmental enforcement, environmental health, environmental monitoring, environmental protection or environmental research. Note: An equivalent combination of education and job specific experience that provided the knowledge, experience and competencies required to successfully perform the job at the level listed may be substituted on a year-over-year basis for a maximum of Two years non-managerial/supervisory experience.
Associated topics: account, administrative and operational support, administrative assistant, attendant, clerical, contract, office, office manager, operational, project manager
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