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State of Michigan Recycling and Waste Minimization Specialist in Various, Michigan

Job Description

This position is responsible for the management and oversight of residential recycling and waste minimization to ensure compliance with the Governor’s Recycling Plan Initiative. This position serves as a Staff Specialist promoting increased residential recycling, providing technical assistance to local waste management programs, and supporting recycling measurements. It also functions to promote and oversee other waste utilization activities in accordance with the Materials Management Division (MMD) waste programs.

Position Description

Required Education and Experience

Education Possession of a bachelor's degree in the biological sciences, engineering, physical sciences, resource development, or resource management.


Possession of a bachelor's degree in any major with at least 30 semester (45 term) credits in one or a combination of the following: biochemistry, biology, botany, chemistry, crop and soil science, engineering, environmental health, environmental science, forest management, geology, ecology, meteorology, microbiology, physics, remote sensing, resource development, resource management, toxicology, or zoology.

Experience Four years of professional engineering or scientific experience in an environmental protection or regulatory program equivalent to an Environmental Quality Analyst, including two years equivalent to an Environmental Quality Analyst P11 or one year equivalent to an Environmental Quality Analyst 12.

Preferred experience with sustainability.

Additional Requirements and Information

ABOUT EGLE The Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy's mission is to protect Michigan’s environment and public health by managing air, water, land, and energy resources.

Please attach a cover letter, resume, and official college transcripts (if applicable) to your application.

Information provided in your application, resume, cover letter, transcripts, and any other documentation provided will be used to verify responses to the supplemental questions. Unsupported responses may not be considered further.

If applicable, you must attach an electronic and/or scanned copy of your official college/university transcripts. For our purposes, "Official Transcripts" must contain the college/university name and address, the degree conferred and date granted, coursework completed (especially if no degree granted), and the Registrar's signature and/or seal.

Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department/Agency for further consideration. Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.

Certain positions may require a criminal history background check.

View the job specification at: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/EnvironmentalQualitySpecialist126167.pdf

Salary: $28.32 - $41.58 Hourly

Location: Various, MI

Job Type: Permanent Full Time

Department: Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE)

Job Number: 7601-21-MMD-013

Closing: 2/14/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

Bargaining Unit: N/A

Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766 State of Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/michigan