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Lead and Copper Compliance Coordinator (State Prog Admin Sr)

Company: Minnesota Department of Health
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:

Job Details

Working Title: Lead and Copper Compliance Coordinator
Job Class: State Program Admin Senior
Agency: Health Department

  • Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers - bidders will be considered until 3/25/24.
  • Date Posted: 03/18/2024
  • Closing Date: 04/01/2024
  • Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: MDH / MAPE (214)
  • Division/Unit: Environmental Health / Community Water Supply
  • Work Shift/Work Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Days of Work: Monday - Friday
  • Travel Required: Yes, up to 25%.
  • Salary Range: $26.64 - $39.06 / hourly; $55,624 - $81,557 / annually
  • Classified Status: Classified
  • FLSA Status: Exempt - Professional
  • Telework Eligible: Yes, applicants residing in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota, or South Dakota.
  • Designated in Connect 700 Program for Applicants with Disabilities : Yes
    Make a difference in the lives of Minnesotans.

    The work you'll do is more than just a job. Join the talented, engaged and inclusive workforce dedicated to creating a better Minnesota.

    Job Summary

    The Lead and Copper Compliance Coordinator will work within the Community Public Water Supply (CPWS) Unit. This position will administer and ensure compliance with the federal Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) rules and regulations as they pertain to public water systems and define, document, and improve compliance standard operating procedures (SOP). Additionally, the incumbent within this position will collaborate with the Unit Supervisor, other Compliance Coordinators, Section and Division staff, and US EPA to optimize program implementation while providing technical assistance, consultation, and training to staff, public water systems, operators, and others in regard to regulatory compliance for public water supplies.

    Responsibilities will include:
    • Serve as Compliance Officer Program Coordinator for the Lead and Copper Rule and future rules while making nearly all decisions to ensure compliance with Federal and Minnesota Rules pertaining to community public water systems. This will be completed by performing operational activities related to the rule. A comprehensive understanding extends to recommending the withholding of services or other corrective actions in cases of noncompliance.
    • Serve as Compliance Officer Program Coordinator for Water Quality Parameters, make nearly all decisions to ensure compliance with Federal and Minnesota Rules pertaining to community public water systems. This will be completed by performing operational activities related to the rule. A comprehensive understanding extends to recommending the withholding of services or other corrective actions in cases of noncompliance.
    • Serve as Compliance Officer Program Coordinator for the lead and copper system optimization in consultation with other lead and copper staff while also serving as a Compliance Officer for other rules, including but not limited to Revised Total Coliform Rule, as needed by the unit.
    • Serve as a permanent backup, training resource and interim coordinator for such additional identified rules .

      Qualifications

      Minimum Qualifications

      The following minimum qualifications must be clearly demonstrated on the applicant's resume/application to be considered for this position.

      Two (2) years of experience working in or with environmental policies, regulations, and rules in a government or public health setting.

      Experience must include:
      • Familiarity with federal and state compliance as it relates to water quality.
      • Experience in data and/or records governance as well as the ability to provide guidance and direction to professional personnel.
        Additional minimum qualifications to be assessed during interview process:
        • Ability to work independently and establish priorities to ensure essential work is completed timely.
        • Ability to draft, review, and finalize procedural documents for department and agency wide usage.
        • Ability to analyze and interpret legal and statuary requirements for water quality and safety standards.
          Master's degree in Environmental Science, Data Science, Biology, Ecology or a related degree may substitute for eighteen (18) months of experience.

          Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Data Science, Biology, Ecology or a related degree may substitute for one (1) year of experience.

          Associates degree in Environmental Science, Data Science, Biology, Ecology or a related degree may substitute for six (6) months of experience.

          Preferred Qualifications
          • Experience in Lead and Copper Sampling, Rule, or other relevant experience.
          • Skilled in detail-oriented, thorough and accurate work.
          • Strong problem-solving skills.
          • Self-motivated.
          • Ability to exercise good judgment and decision-making.
          • Ability to manage complex data received from numerous sources.
          • Ability to prioritize workload and meet specified deadlines.
          • Ability to work both independently, and as a member of a team.
          • Ability to receive/react to changes in priorities; be able implement these changes into the daily schedule
            Additional Requirements

            This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check and employment reference check.

            This position does not require a current driver's license, however, there is travel that requires the incumbent to facilitate their own transportation.

            Application Details

            How to Apply

            Select "Apply for Job" at the top of this page. If you have questions about applying for jobs, contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email careers@state.mn.us . For additional information about the application process, go to http://www.mn.gov/careers .

            If you have questions about the position, contact Alexis Isaacson at Alexis.E.Isaacson@state.mn.us or 651- 539-2266 .

            To receive consideration as a Connect 700 Program applicant, apply online, email the Job ID#, the Working Title and your valid Proof of Eligibility Certificate by the closing date to Alexis Isaacson at Alexis.E.Isaacson@state.mn.us .

            About MDH

            Come work for one of the best public health systems in the nation and you will contribute to our mission to protect, maintain and improve the health of all Minnesotans. We are working hard to achieve our vision for health equity in Minnesota, where all communities are thriving, and all people have what they need to be healthy.

            Why Work for Us

            Diverse Workforce

            We are committed to continually developing a workforce that reflects the diversity of our state and the populations we serve. The varied experiences and perspectives of employees strengthen the work we do together and our ability to best serve the people of Minnesota.

            A recent engagement survey of State of Minnesota employees found:
            • 95% of employees understand how their work helps achieve their agency's mission
            • 91% of employees feel trusted to do their jobs
            • 88% of employees feel equipped to look at situations from other cultural perspectives when doing their job
            • 87% of employees report flexibility in their work schedule
              Comprehensive Benefits

              Our benefits aim to balance four key elements that make life and work meaningful: health and wellness, financial well-being, professional development, and work/life harmony. As an employee, your benefits may include:
              • Public pension plan
              • Training and professional development
              • Paid vacation and sick leave
              • 12 paid holidays each year
              • Paid parental leave
              • Low-cost medical and dental coverage
              • Prescription drug coverage
              • Vision coverage
              • Wellness programs and resources
              • Employer paid life insurance
              • Short-term and long-term disability
              • Health care spending and savings accounts
              • Dependent care spending account
              • Tax-deferred compensation
              • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
              • Federal Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program
                Programs, resources and benefits eligibility varies based on type of employment, agency, funding availability, union/collective bargaining agreement, location, and length of service with the State of Minnesota.

                AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

                Minnesota state agencies are equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employers. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

                We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email careers@state.mn.us and indicate what assistance is needed.

Keywords: Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul , Lead and Copper Compliance Coordinator (State Prog Admin Sr), Administration, Clerical , Saint Paul, Minnesota

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