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Department of Ecology Overburdened Communities Grants Specialist (Environmental Specialist 4) (Three Positions) in Lacey, Washington

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Keeping Washington Clean and Evergreen

The Air Quality Program{rel="nofollow"} (AQP)within the Department of Ecology is looking to fill three *Overburdened Communities Grants Specialist (Environmental Specialist 4) *positions. These positions are located in our *Headquarters Office in* *Lacey, WA.{rel="nofollow"} Upon hire, you must live within a commutable distance from the duty station.

Do you possess a background in grant programs or co-creating project with communities?  Do you have a passion for improving air quality and advancing environmental justice throughout Washington State?   As the Overburdened Communities Grant Specialist, you will play an integral role in the development and implementation of the Improving Air Quality in Overburdened Communities Grant Program. You'll have a key role in reducing emissions and improving air quality in communities highly impacted by air pollution. If you possess the ability to address highly complex issues using advanced scientific knowledge, critical thinking skills and expert communication abilities, we welcome you to apply!   The mission of the Air Quality Program (AQP) is to protect and improve air quality in Washington. The Air Quality Program's vision is clean, healthy air and climate for all of Washington.   Tele-work options for this position: *This position will be eligible for up to a 80% tele-work schedule. *Applicants with questions about position location options, tele-work, and flexible or compressed schedules are encouraged to reach out to the contact person listed below in "other information." Schedules are dependent upon position needs and are subject to change.


Application Timeline: This position will remain open until filled, we will review applications on January 30, 2024. In order to be considered, please submit an application on or before January 29, 2024. If your application isn't received by this date, it may not be considered. The agency reserves the right to make a Hire any time after the initial screening date. 

Please Note: We will review all applications received before the date above. Additional reviews after this date typically only occur if we have a small applicant pool, or if a successful Hire was not made. Ecology employees may be eligible for the following: Medical/Dental/Vision for employee & dependent(s){target="_blank" rel="noopener"},