Senior Environmental Scientist (Specialist)

California State Parks, Ocotillo Wells District

Borrego Springs, California

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $7,336-$9,126 per month DOE
Deadline Jun 17, 2024
Required Experience 2 - 6 years

The reporting location for this position is the Ocotillo Wells District Headquarters located at 5172 Highway 78, Borrego Springs, CA 92004. This position will work under the general direction of the Senior Environmental Scientist (Supervisory).

The Senior Environmental Scientist (Specialist) works in the Resources Program at Ocotillo Wells District. The position works at an advanced journey level and will act as the lead staff person coordinating the district’s legislatively mandated resource management plans and compliance, such as the 2020 Soil Standard, associated Soil Conservation Plan, and Wildlife Habitat Protection Plans. The incumbent will work with multi-disciplinary district and division staff, consultants, and potentially other agencies during this coordination, and may serve as a public representative for the district in these efforts. This position will also serve as a technical expert on district natural resources in other planning efforts, permitting, external projects, and working groups.

This position is designated as not telework eligible. State housing is not available. Training and Development Assignments may be considered. For further information, contact Sara Lockett at Sara.Lockett@parks.ca.gov or (760) 767-1084.


The job posting may be viewed at CalCareers.ca.gov: https://calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=432197. Applications may be submitted through CalCareers, or either mailed or dropped off at the physical address listed on the advertisement.

This position requires a valid Class C driver’s license. You must answer the questions addressing your driver’s license on your application. Ensure you provide your driver’s license number, class, expiration date, and any endorsements and/or restrictions on your application. The selected candidate is required to submit to a background investigation process utilizing Live Scan fingerprinting prior to appointment.

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Category Hydrology, Ecology
Tags Permitting, Soil Science