[ES_JOBS_NET] Air Resources Engineer, Atmospheric Processes Research Section, California Air Resources Board

Alexis, Maureen@ARB Maureen.Alexis at arb.ca.gov
Tue Aug 14 17:27:49 MDT 2018

Job Posting:
Air Resources Engineer
State Air Resources Board

JC-121483  -  Air Resources Engineer
$5,098.00 - $9,548.00

Final Filing Date: 8/16/2018

Application Methods:
Electronic (Using your Cal Career Account)
By Mail
Job Description and Duties
The Atmospheric Processes Research Section (APRS) of the Research Division (RD) is seeking a positive thinking and motivated Air Resources Engineer to lead agricultural air pollution research to address California's immediate and emerging air quality and climate change mitigation objectives.  The incumbent will work closely with internal and external stakeholders to develop progressive and scientifically robust understanding of air pollution emissions, air pollution transport, and atmospheric chemistry that impacts California's air.  The incumbent will use CARB's advanced mobile measurement platform and state-of-the-science air analyzers to lead and conduct in-house research projects to aid the development and the evaluation of NAAQS attainment strategies and climate change mitigation programs.  The incumbent will interconnect internal and external research efforts with California's existing regulations and policies, and will utilize advanced data analysis capabilities and extensive knowledge in atmospheric sciences to distill complex research findings into policy and program relevant presentations, reports, and documents that clearly and effectively communicate their importance to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.  The incumbent is expected to manage extramural research contracts and disseminate important research findings through peer-review publications.

You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.

Minimum Requirements
You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.
AIR RESOURCES ENGINEER (MAND)<https://hrnet.calhr.ca.gov/CalHRNet/SpecCrossReference.aspx?ClassID=3735>
Additional Documents
Job Application Package Checklist<http://calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobApplicationPackageChecklist.aspx?JobControlId=121483>
Duty Statement<https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/FileDownload.aspx?aid=5343594&name=RPA18-01APRSAREDutyStatement.pdf>

Position Details
Job Code #:  JC-121483
Position #(s):

Working Title:  Air Resources Engineer
$5,098.00 - $6,078.00 A
$5,837.00 - $7,303.00 B
$7,196.00 - $9,000.00 C
$7,631.00 - $9,548.00 D
# of Positions:  1
Work Location:  Sacramento County
Job Type:  Permanent, Full Time
Department Information
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) is located in the beautiful CalEPA building in downtown Sacramento. We are located close to light rail and parking garages/lots. The building includes Golden 1 ATM access, an exercise room, a cafeteria, and an onsite daycare facility. We are within walking distance to many restaurants and the seasonal farmers' market in Cesar Chavez Plaza.

Department Website: http://www.arb.ca.gov
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Special Requirements
If required to meet the Minimum Qualifications, you must include a copy of your degree and/or unofficial transcripts in order to be considered for this position.

Application Instructions
Dates printed on Mobile Bar Codes, such as the Quick Response (QR) Codes available at the USPS, are not considered Postmark dates for the purpose of determining timely filing of an application.

Final Filing Date: 8/16/2018

Who May Apply
Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, have list eligibility, are in the process of obtaining list eligibility, or have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility (please attach your letter, if available). SROA and Surplus candidates are given priority; therefore, individuals with other eligibility may be considered in the event no SROA or Surplus candidates apply.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected to move forward in the selection process.
Applicants must meet the Minimum Qualifications stated in the Classification Specification(s).

How To Apply
Complete Application Packages (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents) must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. Application Packages may be submitted electronically through your CalCareer Account at www.CalCareers.ca.gov. When submitting your application in hard copy, a completed copy of the Application Package listing must be included. If you choose to not apply electronically, a hard copy application package may be submitted through an alternative method listed below:

Address for Mailing Application Packages
You may submit your application and any applicable or required documents to:
State Air Resources Board
Attn: Hannah Cooper
1001 I Street, 20th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
Address for Drop-Off Application Packages

You may drop off your application and any applicable or required documents at:
Hannah Cooper
1001 I Street, 20th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
08:30 AM - 04:00 PM

Required Application Package Documents
The following items are required to be submitted with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

*         Current version of the State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at www.CalCareers.ca.gov. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.

*         Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.

*         Degree and/or School Transcripts

*         Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Desirable Qualifications
In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:

The most competitive candidate will possess an advanced engineering degree with emphasis in atmospheric sciences.  The candidate should also possess strong scientific and technical knowledge in California's agricultural research, particularly for dairies.  The candidate is also expected to have fundamental knowledge in atmospheric chemistry and physics, demonstrated ability to work as a team member, inclination to meet deadlines, flexibility to successfully complete evolving assignments, and hands on experiences with various analytical instruments such as cavity ring-down spectroscopy, LiDARs, FTIR, GC-MS, and/or ICP-MS.  The candidate is also expected to understand basic coding languages such as Python, R, and/or Fortran.  Candidates with contracting experiences, and extensive knowledge in air pollutant emissions (e.g., ammonia, methane, and other VOCs) from various dairy operations are highly desirable.

The candidate must have excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to effectively interact with stakeholders from academia, government, non-government organizations, communities, and industry.  The most competitive candidate is a critical thinker who is motivated and self-driven, with the aptitude and the enthusiasm to learn and apply scientific principles to real-world air quality problems.  Candidates with positive attitude, dedication, and desire to make original and sustained contributions to CARB will be highly regarded.

Experiences in field measurement campaigns are must.  Traveling, field work, analytical instrument handling, and system development experiences are also required for this position.  Technical understanding of analytical instrument maintenance and operation procedures will be emphasized.  All applicants will be considered, but only the most qualified will be selected for an interview.

Contact Information
The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

Department Website: http://www.arb.ca.gov

Human Resources Contact:
Marilyn Freeman
(916) 322-8435
hannah.cooper at arb.ca.gov
Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

EEO Contact:
Beverly Bueno
(916) 323-7053
EEOP at arb.ca.gov
California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.

Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.

It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free work place. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing Civil Service, and the special trust placed in public servants.

Job Posting Link<https://jobs.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=121483>
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