Public Health Job Opportunities

Environmental Specialist III

Deadline: 4/14/17

The City of Lincoln’s Public Works/Utilities Department is seeking an Environmental Specialist III to be responsible for technical work supervising and coordinating the collection of wastewater samples and the inspection of utility lines. Work involves responsibility for supervising and participating in the collection, preservation and transportation of industrial and domestic wastewater samples; internal inspection of existing and newly constructed utility lines using closed circuit television equipment and/or smoke and dye testing; installation, calibration and maintenance of flow measuring equipment; assisting with the tracking of chemical spills and/or unusual water discharges to the sanitary or storm sewer systems; and assisting in special quality studies.

Qualifications:  Graduation from a vocational/technical school with specialization in one or a combination of the following: environmental science or technology, biology, chemistry, mathematics, construction science or related field and at least two years experience in any environmental or construction science position; or equivalent.

Necessary Special Requirement:  Valid driver’s license when operating a motor vehicle.


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