Environmental Site & Access Spec
Coordinates and maintains the compliance with all environmental regulatory programs, rules and laws.
The following statements are illustrative of the duties and responsibilities of the job. The organization retains the right to modify or change the duties and responsibilities of the job at any time.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
- Receives general supervision from senior engineering staff
- May supervise work performed by lower level paraprofessional staff.
- Act as a resource or expert in program area, providing technical guidance to less experienced staff.
- Administer adoption of NPDES Storm Water Quality Program.
- Review Building Permit applications for steep slope problems and grading requirements.
- Administer private road permitting per Larimer County Road Manual.
- Conduct development review for erosion control/water quality compliance.
- Coordinate environmental permitting requirements/monitoring for department projects.
- Coordinate re-vegetation contracts.
- Investigate drainage/grading complaints.
- Respond to public questions regarding environmental concerns.
- Coordinate with other departments regarding environmental matters.
- Perform other duties as appropriate or necessary for performance of the job.
- Environmental issues/permit requirements.
- Biological principles relating to re-vegetation techniques.
- Fundamentals of Civil Engineering.
- Routine software and business applications, including but not limited to, word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, and databases.
- GIS technology including Arc View software.
- Environmental regulations.
- Read and comprehend department and County rules, regulations, policies, and standard operating procedures.
- Budget management and resource allocation according to governmental standards and procedures.
- Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing.
- Act as an official representative of the County in a professional manner with local, state, and national agencies and organizations.
- Perform effective public speaking to groups of varied interests and backgrounds.
- Effectively respond to conflict situations and people in conflict.
- Analyze scientific data/information regarding environmental issues.
- Research and develop appropriate policy recommendations.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other County employees, representatives of other agencies and organizations, and members of the community.
- Four years of experience in a directly related field or in the performance of similar duties and responsibilities.
- Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Natural Resources, or a related field.
- Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Colorado Driver's License.