Eric Williams Concord September 22, 2011

Part-Time Environmentalist IV
(Salt Reduction Coordinator)

The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Watershed Assistance Section is seeking a part-time Salt Reduction Coordinator to assist in the agencys efforts to reduce road salt application in the I-93 corridor.

This position is charged with working directly with agency partners, including DOT, the UNH Technology Transfer Center, corridor municipalities, private sector parking lot maintainers, and the driving public. The successful candidate must have familiarity with winter road and parking lot maintenance techniques, must have good rapport with winter road and parking lot maintainers, be comfortable conveying technical information in public settings, and be familiar with community-based social marketing techniques to address driver behavior in winter storms.

Minimum qualifications are a Bachelors degree from a recognized college or university with major study in biology, environmental science, environmental engineering, water resources management, or a related field. and six years' experience as an Environmentalist in the occupational area in which the vacancy exists, two years of which shall have involved supervisory duties as well as the preparation of various environmental documents or related research. Each additional year of approved formal education may be substituted for one year of required work experience. License/Certification: Eligibility for NH drivers license.

The successful candidate must satisfactorily pass a criminal background and motor vehicle check. The hourly pay for this position is $25.01. This position will work up to 29 hours per week. Health insurance benefits are not available with this position. For further information about the duties of the position, please contact Eric Williams at (603) 271-2358 or email Eric.Williams@des.nh.gov.

A state application can be obtained in the following ways: to download in either PDF or Word format, go to our website at: www.des.nh.gov/employ.htm; request via email: hr@des.nh.gov; call Brenda Higgins at (603) 271-8875, or for hearing impaired at TDD Access: Relay 1-800-735-2964. Please return a completed application to Human Resources, DES, 29 Hazen Dr., PO Box 95, Concord, NH 03302-0095. The deadline for submitting an application is October 14, 2011. EOE


Eric Williams
Supervisor, Watershed Assistance Section
NH Department of Environmental Services
United States