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Department of Ecology Program Contracts and Grants Specialist in Lacey, Washington

Per Governor Inslee’s Proclamation 21-14.2 (Download PDF reader), Washington State employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. As a condition of employment, the successful candidate will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination as part of the hiring process, prior to their start date. Requests for medical and religious exemptions will be considered. If you have questions, please contact Careers@ecy.wa.gov with “COVID-19 vaccination” in the subject line. Keeping Washington Clean and EvergreenThe Air Quality Program (AQP) within the Department of Ecology is looking to fill a Contracts & Grants Specialist (Environmental Specialist 4) position. This position is located in our Headquarters Office in Lacey, WA. As the Program Contracts and Grants Specialist, you will report to the AQP Budget Manager and support the Program’s goal to provide clean, healthy air for all of Washington by managing grants for local core, diesel soot reduction, wood smoke reduction and federal grants, and supporting new climate legislation contracts and grants. In this position, you will coordinate with the project managers in reviewing and assessing grant applications and assist the Financial Unit Team and project managers to develop recommendations to management for proposed grantee selection and award amounts.Protecting Washington State's environment for current and future generations is what we do every day at Ecology. We are a culture that is invested in making a difference. Join a team that is highly effective and collaborative, with leadership that embrace the value of people. Ecology cares deeply about employee wellness; we go beyond traditional benefits, proudly offering: *A healthy life/work balance by offering flexible schedules and telework options for most positions. *An Infants at Work Program that is based on the long-term health values of infant-parent bonding and breastfeeding newborns. *Continuous growth and development opportunities. *A wellness program that offers education, fitness classes, and an agency-wide fondness for outdoor meetings. *Opportunities to serve your community and make an impact through meaningful work. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect (DEIR) are core values central to Ecology’s work. We strive to be a workplace where we are esteemed for sharing our authentic identities, while advancing our individual professional goals and collaborating to protect, preserve, and enhance the environment for current and future generations. Diversity: We celebrate and appreciate diversity; our unique perspectives and abilities enrich us all and lead to innovative approaches and solutions. Equity: We champion equity, recognizing that each of us need different things to thrive. Inclusion: We intentionally create and hold space so that we all have meaningful opportunities to participate and contribute to E

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