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New Job Opportunity 1:
Position: Environmental Specialist – Impact7G, Inc.

Description: A small and growing environmental consulting firm is seeking an Environmental Specialist to join our team.  Impact7G is headquartered in Des Moines with multiple office throughout Iowa and additional offices out of state. The location for this position has some flexibility with Des Moines location preferred. This person will work on a variety of exciting projects which includes field monitoring and investigations, hazardous materials inspections (typically pertaining to lead-based paint & asbestos) and environmental reporting.  Applicant should be detail oriented and motivated with the ability to work without supervision upon completion of training.  Impact7G offers a competitive benefit package which includes medical insurance, personal time off (PTO), personal wellness incentives, Long Term Disability insurance and a 401K retirement plan with company match.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

General Responsibilities: As an Environmental Specialist with Impact7G, you will participate in a wide range of projects which may include: hazardous materials inspections, overseeing environmental remediation projects and completing technical reports for a wide variety of environmental projects.  Candidate will work independently on small to medium sized projects and assist senior staff on larger projects.  This position entails field sampling, data collection, field equipment operation and other field activities associated with environmental projects as well as data composition into professional reports.  You will have the tools, support, direction, guidance and oversight to assist with your professional growth.

Requirements: Ideal candidate for this position will have a Bachelors Degree in Environmental Science or similar field and  0-5 years’ experience within the environmental field, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, have a strong work ethic, and perform work individually and in a team environment.  Applicants will work both in the field and office and should anticipate overnight travel with most travel to occur in Iowa.  Some nights and weekends may be required.  Candidate must have thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office products including: Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  A positive attitude and professionalism are required.

Preferred, but not required: Training will be provided by Impact7G, however, certifications within the fields of asbestos, lead-based paint and OSHA are a plus.  GIS applications and AutoCAD are also desired.  Previous experience within the construction field is also a plus.

New Job Opportunity 2:

Position: Environmental Specialist - Land Quality Bureau
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has a job vacancy for an Environmental Specialist in the Land Quality Bureau, Underground Storage Tank (UST) Section located in Des Moines, IA.  This position will oversee the UST compliance inspection program.
Job Number:       21-01058
Location:             Environmental Services Division, Land Quality Bureau, Des Moines, IA 
Hours:                  8:00 am - 4:30 pm, M-F; light travel and minimal overnights
Closing Date:       November 12, 2020 – 11:59 p.m. 

For specific job duties, requirements, and application information, visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/iowa/jobs/2897209/environmental-specialist?sort=PostingDate%7CDescending&page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Job Opportunity 3:

Position: Environmental Specialist Senior –  Land Quality Bureau

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has a vacancy for an Environmental Specialist Senior within the Land Quality Bureau, located in Des Moines, IA. This position is responsible for managing the Derelict Building Grant Program, including the administration and distribution of an annual budget of $400,000 in financial grants to eligible communities, in order to assist in their efforts to address abandoned buildings by promoting waste abatement, diversion, selective dismantling and deconstruction of building components, and recycling of demolition materials.  


Job Number:      21-01201
Location:            Environmental Services Division, Land Quality Bureau, Des Moines, IA 
Hours:                 8:00am - 4:30pm, M-F,  Flexible hours needed, travel as necessary
Closing Date:      December 3, 2020 – 11:59 p.m. 

Job Opportunity 4:


Position: Environmental Specialist Senior –  Water Quality Bureau


The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has a vacancy for an Environmental Specialist Senior within the Water Quality Bureau, located in Des Moines, IA. This position will serve as the manager over the Private Water Well Supply program. Duties include: developing and managing the statewide environmental program to regulate the permitting and construction of private water supply wells, including well contractor certification rules and program areas. 


Job Number:      21-01218
Location:            Environmental Services Division, Water Quality Bureau, Des Moines, IA 
Hours:                 8:00am - 4:30pm, M-F,  with occasional travel
Closing Date:      November 30, 2020 – 11:59 p.m. 

For specific job duties, requirements, and application information, visit 


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