|A bachelor’s degree in natural or physical sciences, engineering or related field is required. |
A Florida professional geologist or Florida engineering license is not required during the application process; however, the candidate is expected to pursue a geologist-in-training or engineering-in-training certification within one year of date of employment.
In carrying out the duties of this position, the incumbent is expected at all times to be aware of and abide by the Department’s Standards of Conduct, as well as any and all departmental and/or work unit rules, directives, policies, procedures, and/or general orders applicable to performing the duties of this position.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Candidates should submit the following through the state of Florida People First system.
1) State of Florida Application 2) Cover letter specifying interest in this position 3) Curriculum vitae or resume, including at least two references.
Incomplete application packages will not be reviewed.
CLOSING DATE: All applications must be submitted by March 31, 2017
Review of applications will begin on April 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.
Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.
VETERANS’ PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available here: http://www.dms.myflorida.com/content/download/97612/566545 All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.