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Life Sciences Career Trainee, Opt. E, Springfield

Under direction of the working Supervisor, Leaking Underground Storage Tank (LUST) A Unit, in the Remedial Project Management Section (RPMS), Bureau of Land (BOL) receives LUST Program training for six to twelve months duration; receives work assignments designed to be reviewed for technical adequacy, consultant/contractor proposals for remediation; receives training in reviewing budgets and bills submitted for reimbursement; assists higher level specialists giving oral presentations to public and private organizations regarding the LUST Program. Receives training in performing routine scientific site inspections at LUST sites; meets safety standards to comply with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120. Travels in performance of duties.

Education and Experience: Requires a bachelor's degree in some field of the life sciences. This class is included as an Upward Mobility Program credential title.

Knowledge. Skills. and Abilities: Requires ability to prepare comprehensive written and oral reports; requires ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions; requires ability to profit from training received in the designated area of state government; requires ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with other employees and agency representatives.

Specific Job Requirements: Requires the ability to utilize a personal computer with knowledge of Microsoft Word, Access and Excel software. Requires a valid driver's license and ability to travel. As required by OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120, this position will be required to take (within 90 days of employment) and maintain working knowledge of (8 hr annual refresher) and/or certification to ensure position is up to elate with laws, rules and regulations to maintain compliance with II Department of Labor Occupational Safety Regulations: 40-hour OSHA training.

(Informational Purposes Only: Targeted Title-Environmental Protection Specialist I Bid# 15-0146)