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Job Title: Environmental Protection Assistant Division Director - State Parks Operations (Applications Due 12/7/2022)
Company Name: State of Connecticut- Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Location: Hartford, CT United States
Position Type: Full Time
Post Date: 11/27/2022
Expire Date: 01/27/2023
Job Categories: Environmental
Job Description
Environmental Protection Assistant Division Director - State Parks Operations (Applications Due 12/7/2022)
Location: Hartford, CT
Date Opened: 11/16/2022 09:40:00 AM
Salary: $109,901 - $149,860/year
Job Type: Open to the Public
Close Date: 12/7/2022 11:59:00 PM

Looking for a leadership position in the field of environmental protection?
If so, we invite you to explore this opportunity with the State of Connecticut!

At the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP), we are dedicated to conserving, improving, and protecting our natural resources and the environment- and increasing the availability of cheaper, cleaner and more reliable energy.

Within the State Parks and Public Outreach Division, our mission is to provide natural resource-based outdoor recreational and educational opportunities through a system of state parks and forest recreation areas.

Connecticut has over 255,000 acres of state-owned public lands that are part of our state park system, with 110 State Parks and 32 State Forest Recreation Areas. The ultimate goal of our Division is, through the work of our team of dedicated professionals, to provide outstanding recreational opportunities across our state. If outdoor recreation and working to create great experiences for our state’s citizens and visitors are important to you, then perhaps this position is the right fit for you.

With this goal in mind, the State Parks and Public Outreach Division is currently looking for an Assistant Division Director - State Parks Operations, at our downtown Hartford Office, located at 79 Elm Street, across from historical Bushnell Park.

POSITION DETAILS
This position is full-time, forty (40) hours per week, Monday-Friday. Some hybrid work may be approved.

The position affords a dedicated and experienced manager committed to public service and creating positive outdoor recreation experiences, an exciting opportunity. The successful candidate will thrive in a fast-paced workplace with a talented and committed group of professionals, working to plan and implement the future of Connecticut State Parks.

The Assistant Director’s primary duties will be to direct the Operations and Field Management section of the Division. The section is organized into two unique field operations districts, each managed by a district supervisor and overseen by the Assistant Director. In addition, the Assistant Director manages the central administration unit which includes special use licensing, enterprise program development, the Office of Trails and Greenways, waterfront safety, and Division wide human resource support. The Assistant Director coordinates with the Assistant Director of Education and Public Outreach on cross cutting issues in the Division.

The Assistant Director receives administrative direction from the Director of the State Parks and Public Outreach Division within the Bureau of Outdoor Recreation.

We offer a competitive benefits plan that includes healthcare coverage, a retirement plan as well as paid time off, including 13 paid holidays per calendar year!
Qualifications & Requirements
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Nine (9) years of professional experience in natural resource management, environmental conservation, energy research, energy planning, energy policy development, public outdoor recreation, pollution prevention, reduction and management, environmental regulatory programs or other related environmental protection field.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SPECIAL EXPERIENCE
One (1) year of the General Experience must have been in a supervisory capacity responsible for the supervision of professional and technical support staff performing environmental protection work. Notes:
1. Supervisory capacity is interpreted as scheduling, assigning and overseeing work, establishing performance standards for employees and taking corrective measures to implement those standards.
2. For State Employees, the Special Experience is interpreted at the level of Environmental Protection Supervising Sanitary Engineer (Environmental Protection), Environmental Protection Supervising Air Pollution Control Engineer, Environmental Protection Supervising Civil Engineer, Environmental Protection Supervising Environmental Analyst, Environmental Protection Supervising Forester, Environmental Protection Supervising Fisheries Biologist, Environmental Protection Supervising Wildlife Biologist or other comparable supervisory title responsible for the supervision of professional and technical support staff performing environmental protection work.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED
1. College training in a scientific or technical discipline related to the environmental field, including but not limited to the biological, earth, or physical sciences; environmental planning; environmental law; economics; leisure services; geographic information systems; geography with a concentration in geographic information systems; natural sciences; natural resources may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.
2. A Master's degree in a scientific or technical discipline related to the environmental field as listed above including but not limited to the biological, earth, or physical sciences; environmental planning; environmental law; economics; leisure services; geographic information systems; geography with a concentration in geographic information systems; natural sciences; natural resources may be substituted for five (5) years of the General Experience.
3. A law degree with a concentration in environmental protection or doctorate degree in a field related to environmental protection may be substituted for six (6) years of the General Experience.
*Note: Education may only be substituted for a total of six (6) years.
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Company Name: State of Connecticut- Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Company Description:
The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is charged with conserving, improving and protecting the natural resources and the environment of the state of Connecticut as well as making cheaper, cleaner and more reliable energy available for the people and businesses of the state. The agency is also committed to playing a positive role in rebuilding Connecticut’s economy and creating jobs – and to fostering a sustainable and prosperous economic future for the state.
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