Environmental Permits Coordinator
The mission of Forestry, Horticulture and Natural Resources is to protect, restore, expand and manage New York City’s natural spaces and green infrastructure to maximize their benefits and promote their value within and outside of the urban ecosystem.
1. A master’s degree from an accredited college or university with specialization in an appropriate field of physical, biological or environmental science or in public health.
Residency in New York City, Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk, Putnam or Westchester counties required for employees with over two years of city service. New York City residency required for all other candidates.
1. Master’s degree in an environmental science, ecology, natural resource management or a related field.
2. Excellent writing, organizational and interpersonal skills, including ability to work in a team.
3. Field experience planning, permitting managing and implementing natural resource assessment, protection and restoration projects.
4. Knowledge of wetlands and stormwater regulations and erosion control and stormwater pollution prevention techniques.
5. Experience conducting field mapping and monitoring.
6. Experience preparing permit applications, conducting associated monitoring and preparing reports for regulatory compliance.
7. Strong GIS, spatial and statistical analysis, and data management skills.
8. Experience reviewing and evaluating construction plans and specifications for the purpose of developing monitoring reports.
9. Valid New York State driver license.
Salary: $59,708 - $72,246 plus excellent benefits
Apply by 04/21/17
For details about NYC Parks go to www.nyc.gov/parks
References will be required upon request.
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