Agency: Agriculture and Consumer Services
Working Title: ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST III - 42005576
Salary: $40,948.18 - $45,043.00
Posting Closing Date: 04/28/2022ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST IIIFLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICESOFFICE OF AGRICULTURAL WATER POLICY ***OPEN COMPETITIVE OPPORTUNITY*** CONTACT
:Kyle Ferris (850) 617-1709MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Geography,Natural Resources,Environment Science and two (2) years of professional experience in environmental protection, regulation or health; one of the physical or natural sciences; engineering; or allied health; or
A master's degree from an accredited college or university in in Geography,Natural Resources,Environment Scienceand one (1) year of professional experience as described above; or
A doctorate from an accredited college or university in Geography,Natural Resources,Environment Science; or
Two years of experience as an Environmental Specialist I or higher with the State of Florida.
Professional experience in in Geography,Natural Resources,Environment Science; or allied health can substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required college education
Requires possession of a valid Driver License.***ATTENTION CANDIDATES***To be considered for a position with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services:
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services values and supports employment of individuals with disabilities.Qualified individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
- All fields in the Candidate Profile must be completed.
- Work history, hours worked, and formal education fields must be filled out to determine qualifications for this position.
- Responses to Qualifying Questions must be verifiable in the Candidate Profile.
Moderate travel required.NOTES:Successful applicant must pass a background screening, including fingerprinting, as a condition of employment.
In carrying out the duties of this position, the incumbent is expected at all times to be aware of and abide by the Departments Standards of Conduct, as well as any and all departmental and/or work unit rules, directives, policies, procedures, and/or general orders applicable to performing the duties of this position.JOB DUTIES:
Review staff feedback using ArcGIS Online products related to the Florida Statewide Agricultural Irrigation Demand (FSAID) dataset and implement these updates into the dataset.
Assist with internal and external data analysis or mapping requests regarding enrolled parcels or enrolled agricultural acres in the Best Management Program (BMP).
Assist Data Manager with creating and maintaining ArcGIS Online content and products for staff use.
Assist in entering/mapping Notice of Intent of Implementation (NOI) to implement BMPs.
Assist OAWP staff with troubleshooting ArcGIS Online mapping or product issues as needed via phone, email or remote login.SPECIAL NOTES:
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.
Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.VETERANS PREFERENCE.
Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes,candidates eligible for Veterans Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Certain service members may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements.Candidates claiming Veterans Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.